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DOWICIDE™ 25L Antimicrobial

DOWICIDE* 25L Antimicrobial is a ready-to-use 25% aqueous solution of sodium orthophenylphenate (SOPP). DOWICIDE 25L is a formaldehyde-free, readily biodegradable, fast-acting, broad spectrum bactericide and fungicide that is highly effective in high alkaline pH applications. Its excellent thermal stability makes it ideal when adding biocide to heated formulations above 100°C. It can be incorporated directly into the product being preserved or at the beginning of the formulation process. It can also be diluted further with water or water-miscible solvents prior to addition to a product. DOWICIDE 25L is suitable as a preservative for raw materials and formulated products.

Used in:

  • Adhesives
  • Concrete Admixtures
  • Latex
  • Metalworking Fluids
  • Paint
  • Slurries and Dispersed Pigments

Advantages:

  • Does not release formaldehyde or have the pungent odor of thione
  • Aqueous based
  • Highly effective preservative

Please note that not all products are registered in all regions for all applications. Please contact your local Dow representative for detailed technical information applicable to your individual situation.

USE BIOCIDES SAFELY. ALWAYS READ THE LABEL AND PRODUCT INFORMATION BEFORE USE.