2-Octyl-2H-Isothiazol-3-One (CAS 26530-20-1) Basic Information
2-Octyl-2H-Isothiazol-3-One (OIT), CAS 26530-20-1, is a clear, light-yellow liquid. It is the active ingredient in a series of biocide formulations. This product, which contains no VOC, is the best anti-corrosion raw material for paint at present.
2-Octyl-2H-Isothiazol-3-One (CAS 26530-20-1) Uses
2-Octyl-2H-Isothiazol-3-One (OIT) is a broad-spectrum antifungal biocide used for the preservation of manufactured products, other than food stuffs or feeding stuffs, in containers. It controls microbial deterioration to ensure product shelf life during storage.
It is also used in process systems such as metal-working tanks and wood treatment systems.
The function of this product can vary from fungicide/fungistat to bactericide/bacteristat depending on the concentration.
Uses of 2-Octyl-2H-Isothiazol-3-One formulated products
In-can preservatives for protection of household and institutional products, building materials, adhesives, latex and solvent-based paint films against bacteria, yeasts, and fungi.
Preservatives for water-circulation and processing systems, including metal-working, wood treatment systems, etc.
Preservatives for fibers, leather, rubber, plastics, and other polymers.