Extremely effective active antifungal agents

AMICAL™ Flowable

AMICAL™ Preservatives are antimicrobial agents, based on the active Diiodomethyl-ptolylsulfone, which are useful for the control of microbial degradation in a variety of end-use applications. They are EPA-registered for use in adhesives, paper coatings, plastics, tanned leather, caulks, metalworking fluids, textiles, coatings and wood preservation. AMICAL Flowable is a water-based dispersion formulation based on the active Diiodomethyl-p-tolylsulfone. It is recommended for use in water-based formulations where high shear mixing is not used.

Used In:

  • Adhesives
  • Paper coatings
  • Plastics
  • Tanned leather
  • Caulks
  • Metalworking fluids
  • Textiles
  • Coatings
  • Wood preservation


  •  Extremely effective active antifungal agent
  •  FDA clearances in the U.S. for several indirect food contact applications
  •  Effective over a broad pH range (2-11)
  •  Available in easy-to-use liquid or powder forms
  •  Non dermally-irritating

Typical Properties

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  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North America