Benzalkonium Chloride (BAC 50) contains 50% active substance C12-C16 Alkyl dimethyl benzyl ammonium chloride (ADBAC).
The active is a cationic molecule offering good surfactant properties and can be formulated together with non-ionic and/or amphoteric surfactants. This active has a broad antimicrobial efficacy against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, yeast, and enveloped viruses.
Customers use this for disinfection application in I&I cleaning, hospitals and healthcare, food & beverage processing, veterinary hygiene etc..
Other applications include uses in wood treatment, preservative for liquid-cooling and processing systems construction material preservatives, slimicides and embalming liquids