Arch Biocides, a business unit of Arch Chemicals, Inc., offers a full line of antimicrobial solutions for architectural paints, marine antifouling, polymer emulsions, adhesives and sealants including Omadine, Omacide, ZOE, Proxel, Triadine, Reputain, Densil, Vantocil and Vanquish antimicrobials.
Buckman is introducing two new flash and early rust inhibitors for the water-based coatings market, Butrol 331 and Butrol 334. Butrol 331 and Butrol 334 products are recommended for use at levels of 0.1% - 1.0% based on the total formula weight. Both products inhibit flash and early rust however, Butrol 331 was modified to help control flash and early rusting on yellow metals like copper.
Cognis Corp. has been an important supplier of dry film preservatives/mildewcides to the coatings industry for many years and was responsible for the development and introduction of Chlorothalonil to the market. Cognis’ product offerings now include both Chlorothalonil and IPBC products. Cognis is sampling Nopcocide LV-20, a new zero VOC IPBC mildewcide product which will be fully commercialized in the second half of 2007. This product brings the benefits of IPBC without the VOC usually associated with these products.
Ciba Irgaguard H6000 is a new, highly inorganic biocide that offers excellent antimicrobial efficacy, high safety and reliability for decorative coatings, industrial paints and powder coatings. Based on release of silver ions, it provides long-term continuous effective action, suppressing growth of a broad range of bacteria, and to some extent mold and mildew.
Buffalo Grove, IL
DOWICIL QK-20 biocide, in-can preservative, industrial plant hygiene preservative; DOWICIL 75 biocide, in-can preservative; DOWICIL 96 biocide, in-can preservative; BIOBAN CS-1135 biocide, in-can preservative; BIOBAN BP biocide, in-can preservative; and AMICAL fungicide, dry film preservative (all available/approved for use in US/NAFTA, Europe, Asia Pacific); DOWICIL 804 and CANGUARD 91 biocides, in-can preservatives (not available in US/NAFTA).
CANGUARD BIT preservatives - low toxicity, broad spectrum non-formaldehyde biocides useful in protecting industrial water-based products from bacteria, yeasts and fungi (available/approved for use in US/NAFTA, Europe, Asia Pacific). CANGUARD ULTRA BIT Paste - high purity, low color, broad spectrum bactericide useful under a broad range of temperature and pH conditions for the protection of industrial water-based products against bacteria, fungi and yeasts. CANGUARD CM14/CM1P5 preservatives, broad spectrum, non-formaldehyde biocide, based on CMIT/MIT technology developed for the complete protection of industrial water-based products against bacteria, yeasts and fungi. FILMGUARD OIT mildewcide - broad spectrum, non-formaldehyde-releasing mildewcide developed for the protection of latex and solvent-based dried paint films against bacteria, yeasts and fungi (available/ approved for use in Asia Pacific).
Fungitrol 902 fungicide offers a solvent-free water-based dispersion of superior IPBC protection. A member of ISP’s new Cleanguard family of “green” biocides, fungicides and algaecides, Fungitrol 920 provides zero-VOC, low odor, broad spectrum protection against degradation, discoloration and defacement caused by mold, mildew and algae. It is especially effective as a dry-film anti-mildew protector for waterborne paints, coatings and stains.
Material Protection Products
Extensive portfolio of
preservatives and biocides for in-can and dry-film applications. Products sold
under brand names BIOCHEK industrial preservative, TEKTAMER commercial
microbiocide, METASOL commercial fungicide/parasiticide/biocide and PREVENTOL
preservative/ biocide. All available and approved for use in
New formulations include BIOCHEK BIT 10 and BIOCHEK BIT 20. which are 10 and 20% BIT aqueous dispersions. All are efficient microbial preservatives for many aqueous systems. These microbial preservatives demonstrate effective control of a wide range of organisms at cost-effective concentrations, long-term storage stability, ease of use due to their liquid form and good compatibility in most aqueous compositions, and a light color with attendant advantages.
Kathon LX 1.5% in-can preservative; Rocima BT 2S in-can preservative; Rocima BT 1S in-can preservative; Rocima BTNV 2 in-can preservative; Rocima 607 in-can preservative; Skane M-8 mildewcide; Rozone 2000 microbiocide; Rocima 200 microbiocide; Rocima 355 microbiocide; Rocima 63 fungicide/algaecide; Rocima 65 fungicide/algaecide; and Rocima 20, 40 and 404 D fungicides.
Rocima KO (Knock Out) microbiocide for rapid decontamination, HCHO-free; Romica 586 microbiocide combines active ingredient Kathon with bronopol for fast, broad spectrum preservation in a VOC-free formulation.
Florham Park, NJ
Polyphase 678 dry film fungicide, Polyphase 663 dry film fungicide/algaecide, Polyphase 662 dry film fungicide/algaecide, Polyphase 600 dry film fungicide/algaecide, Polyphase CST dry film fungicide, Polyphase 641 dry film fungicide, Mergal K10N in-can preservative, Mergal 680 in-can preservative, Mergal K12N, in-can preservative, and Mergal K14 in-can preservative (all available/approved for use in U.S./ Europe, Asia-Pacific).
Polyphase 678— Polyphase 678 is a zero VOC, low odor, water-dispersed fungicide and mildewcide that provides dry film protection for aqueous-based materials. Polyphase 678 provides long-lasting protection of both interior and exterior paints and coatings, adhesives and related products against fungi, mold, mildew, staining and wood rot, while offering safe handling properties and an excellent toxicology profile. Polyphase 663–a zero VOC, low odor, water-dispersed fungicide and algaecide that provides dry film protection against premature failure of aqueous-based materials caused by both fungal and algal attack. Polyphase 663 protects exterior coatings, stucco and EIFS in climates in which the algal and fungal threats are severe.
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