AQUCAR™

With options available globally for use in biofouling control, anaerobic microbial control, and fluid preservation, the comprehensive AQUCAR™ Water Treatment Microbiocides portfolio includes key chemistries (link to chemistries) such as glutaraldehyde, glut/quat blends, DBNPA, bronopol, OPP and dimethyl-oxazolidine.


AQUCAR™ 720 Water Treatment Microbiocide for Industrial Water Treatment

AQUCAR™ 720 Water Treatment Microbiocide combines the powerful antimicrobial action of glutaraldehyde enhanced by the addition of a biodispersant additive. It is especially effective in controlling slime-forming bacteria, sulfate-reducing bacteria and algae in water cooling towers and oil and gas applications.

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Used In:

  • Water cooling towers
  • Oil and gas applications

Advantages:

  • Proven effective against aquatic microorganisms, including Legionella pneumophila
  • Internal laboratory testing demonstrated low rates of corrosion of metals such as low-carbon steel, galvanized steel and Galvaneel steel
  • Meets requirements of Ready Biodegradability based on OECD 301 series testing
  • No formaldehyde is released from this formulation
  • Ability to remove established biofilm and to inhibit regrowth
  • Chemically compatible with most common scale and corrosion inhibitors
  • Reduces populations of sessile microorganisms known to cause corrosion and reduce heat exchange efficiency
  • Effective over a broad pH and temperature range

Typical Properties

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Availability:

  • Europe
  • North America