Philadelphia, PA, USA
• BIOBAN 557 Antimicrobial
EPA registration expected in 2015. Better in-can protection for low-VOC paint, colorants, latex and slurries. Fast-acting and long-lasting protection. Effective against a broad spectrum of bacteria and fungi – even resilient manufacturing isolates. Based on a new active – MBIT.
Morrisville, PA, USA
• BIOSAFE Antimicrobials
BIOSAFE silicon-based antimicrobials protect formulated coatings and compounded polymers for manufactured goods. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency-registered, the no-VOC antimicrobials prevent deterioration and discoloration caused by fungi, prevent algae growth and inhibit the growth of odor-causing bacteria. Colorless and odorless, the BIOSAFE materials are positively charged polymers and can be incorporated into coatings. The product offering consists of HM 4100 Antimicrobial Dry Powder, HM 4005 Antimicrobial 5% solution in water and HM 4001 Antimicrobial 1% solution in water. With proper integration, BIOSAFE products have exceptional antimicrobial performance in ISO and ASTM testing. They are durable, leach-resistant, and non-migratory.
Titusville, NJ, USA
ECONEA represents the latest generation of active substances for use in antifouling paints to prevent the settlement of unwanted aquatic organisms on ship hulls and other marine structures. More information can be found at www.econea.com.
Kumar Organics Limited
• Zinc Pyrithione
Biocide used as antifungal agent in decorative and architectural water-based paints. Also used in powder form in soft fouling, marine paints. Preferred due to negligible solubility in water and usage up to 2500 ppm. Effective in leaching prevention.
• Copper Pyrithione
Biocide used as antifungal agent in antifouling paints. Used in combination with cuprous oxide and cuprous thiocyanate. Characteristic minimal solubility enables prevention of hard fouling in hull and outer part of ships. Also used in painting offshore structures and static research equipments at sea.
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
• Preventol D 7 1.5% CMIT/MIT (0 VOC)
For industrial use as an in-can preservative to inhibit the growth of bacteria, fungi and yeast in paints and coatings, pigment and mineral slurries, and tackifiers and polymer emulsions.
• Preventol A 14-D 22% Diuron, 10% BCM and 3% OIT Dispersion
For use as a preservative to inhibit the growth of fungi and algae in paints, coatings, plasters, sealants and fillers used for architectural products, finishes and special purpose coatings.
• Omadine Technology
Color-stable preservation based on Zing Pyrithione chemistry. Long lasting, broad spectrum dry film protection.
• Proxel Technology
Innovative in-can protection for long term performance. Effective against bacteria, fungi and yeasts in a wide range of industrial, aqueous-based products.
Florham Park, NJ, USA
Fax: (973) 443-0843
• Polyphase S99
New Polyphase S99 is an advanced, low-leaching, Diuron-free fungicide + algaecide that offers excellent performance at low cost-in-use. Polyphase S99 is VOC- and formaldehyde-free with a low hazard profile, making the product ideal for ‘green’ water-based exterior coatings and stucco.
• Polyphase 963
New Polyphase 963 is a high-performance, long-lasting, remarkably cost-effective fungicide + algaecide for solvent-based wood applications.
Polyphase 963 offers environmental responsibility and a low hazard profile. The preservative is low-VOC and free of formaldehyde and APE.