Benzisothiazolinone 20% / BIT-20
BIT-20 biocide is a broad spectrum microbicide for the preservation of industrial water-based products against the attack of microorganisms.
|Clear amber liquid|
|PH (10% in water)||1111.0-13.0|
|Specific Gravity (g/ml)||1.14 at 25°C|
table up to 50°C (for short periods up to 100°C depending on matrix)
Stable at pH 4 - 12
Period of validity
under shady ,dry, and sealed conditions, fire prevention.
Used in several cleaning products, including green cleaningones, such as laundry detergents, air fresheners, fabric softeners, stain removers, dish detergents, stainless steel cleaners, and more. It is used at a rate of 0.10% to 0.30% (by weight) when added to laundry and household cleaning products .In addition to cleaning products, benzisothiazolinone has a dizzying number of other uses.It may be found in flea and tick treatments, paints, stains, car care products, textile solutions, metalworking fluids, oil recovery fluids, leather processing chemicals, pesticides, paper mill systems, and building products, such as adhesives, caulks, sealants, grouts, spackles,and wallboards. Also, it is commonly used in personal care products, such as sunscreens and liquid hand soaps, and as an inert ingredient on crops, such as blueberries, strawberries, tomatoes, spinach, lettuce, and more.