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KATHON™ LX 1.5%

Use KATHON™ LX 1.5% EPA-registered microbicide for broad-spectrum protection against bacteria and fungi, in polymer-based paints and coatings, polymer lattices, and more.

Used in:

  • Latex enamel paint
  • Other latex emulsions

Advantages:

  • Broad spectrum activity against both bacteria and fungi
  • Rapid inhibition of microbial growth and enzyme synthesis
  • Low toxicity
  • Low use levels
  • Biodegradable and non-persistent in the environment
  • Easy to incorporate into latex emulsions
  • Broad compatibility with surfactants and emulsifiers
Typical Physical Properties
These properties are typical but do not constitute specifications.

Appearance

Pale yellow to green liquid

Odor

Mild, aromatic

Specific Gravity

1.02

Density, lbs./gal.

8.4

pH

2 to 4

Viscosity, cps at 25°C

3