DOWICIDE™ prevents microbial contamination of laundry detergents, fabric softeners, dishwashing liquids, household, and industrial cleaners.


DOWICIDE™ 1/PG Antimicrobial is readily soluble in most organic solvents and oils, and is only slightly soluble in water. DOWICIDE™ 1E Antimicrobial can be formulated with the aid of anionic emulsifiers. However, it is usually incompatible with most other types of surfactants and emulsifiers

Used In:

  • Glues and Adhesives
  • Gaskets
  • Concrete Admixtures
  • Slurries
  • Ceramics
  • Metalworking Fluids
  • Leather


  • Broad-spectrum bactericide and fungicide
  • Thermally stable
  • pH stable
  • Compatible with all fluid types
  • Used in concentrates and as a tank-side treatment

Typical Properties

Footnote:  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.


  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America