Used for water treatment. Industrial water uses of glutaraldehyde include treatment of cooling water, wastewater, process water systems.
Glutaraldehyde supplier and exporter. Glutaraldehyde is a disinfectant and medication. As a disinfectant it is used to sterilize surgical instruments and other areas. Glutaraldehyde is a water treatment microbiocide used to kill bacteria in water systems. When should I use Glutaraldehyde? It is effective against the bacteria and fungi present in papermaking systems and useful in preventing slime formation in all areas of the papermaking process.
Glutaraldehyde is a colorless to yellow liquid, with a pungent odour. It is also miscible with water.
CAS Registry Number….111-30-8
Synonyms : -Glutaraldehyde, Pentanedial, 1,5-Pentandial, Glutaral
Intermediate used in the production of:
• Photographic chemicals
• Crop protection
• Corrosion inhibitors
Product Specification :
|Product Specification||Value||Test Method|
|Assay %||50.0 – 51.0||Titrimetric|
|Methanol % Maximum||0.50||GC|
|pH Value||3.2-4.2||DIN 19 268|
|Colour APHA Maximum||50||DIN En 1557|
Physical Properties :
|Colour||:||Colouless to Yellow|
|Flash point||:||> 95 °C|
|Boiling Point||:||101.5 °C ( 987.1 hPa)|
|Solubility in Water||:||Soluble|
Storage and Handling :
Glutaraldehyde storage original containers and kept below 25ºC. Ensure thorough ventilation of stores and work areas. Avoid aerosol formation and keep under inert gas.
Glutaraldehyde is irritating and can be toxic to skin, eyes and respiratory system. Will cause burns and sensitization by inhalation and skin contact.