Arch Chemicals, Inc.
• New product name: Proxel BZ Plus Preservative
This unique combination offers a dual mode of action for inhibiting microbial growth in latex emulsions, water-based paints, adhesives and pigment dispersions – preventing discoloration and providing the extra protection customers need against mold, mildew and bacteria. Features include color-stable formulations, dual-action protection, zero VOCs, CMIT/MIT and formaldehyde-free, long-term preservation and broad-spectrum activity.
Dow Microbial Control
Buffalo Grove, IL
+41 44 728 26 65
Fax: +41 44 728 27 10
• New product name: Bioban 358, a combination of DCOIT, OIT and Diuron active substances for dry film protection
Long-term, effective protection of dry film formulations against both fungi and algae even at low dose levels, water-based dispersion; does not contain carbendazim, VOC or IPBC; active ingredients do not contain heavy metals; excellent formulation compatibility.
• New product name: Bioban 200 Antimicrobial for dry film protection
Broad and balanced spectrum of activity against fungi, algae and bacteria; low-VOC aqueous dispersion; leach-out stable; non-persistent in the environment; new formulation with lower viscosity.
International Specialty Products (ISP)
• New product name: Fungitrol 940G water-based dispersion for dry-film protection
A VOC-free, odor-free water-based dispersion of IPBC, Fungitrol 940G is broadly compatible with latex coatings, emulsions and adhesives. The globally approved product is typically used in a range from 0.25 to 1.2 wt%.
• New product name: Nuosept 498G In-can preservative
A VOC-free, odor-free, water-based dispersion of BIT, Nuosept 498G is broadly compatible with latex coatings, emulsions, adhesives and slurries. The globally approved product is typically used levels range from 0.03 to 0.25 wt%.
• New product name: Preventol TM-EPS
Preventol TM-EPS is the only imidacloprid-based EPA registered pesticide specifically for the protection of EPS foam against termites. Preventol TM-EPS is a systemic, organic pesticide in powder form that is used at low concentrations and easily integrated into the EPS manufacturing process.
Florham Park, NJ
• New product name: Mergal 753
Mergal 753 is a highly concentrated, zero-VOC, formaldehyde-free wet-state preservative with broad spectrum efficacy against bacteria, fungi and yeast. Mergal 753 is a free-flowing water-based, non-alkaline dispersion that has a low toxicity profile and contains no alkylphenol-ethoxylates (APEs).
• New product name: Mergal 758
Mergal 758 is a zero-VOC, formaldehyde-free broad-spectrum wet-state preservative for difficult-to-control water-based systems. Mergal 758 combines effective, fast-acting properties (“Quick kill”) coupled with long-lasting protection, in an easy-to-use water-based, non-alkaline dispersion that provides highly effective control of bacteria, fungi and yeast. CW