With options available globally for use in biofouling control, anaerobic microbial control, and fluid preservation, the comprehensive AQUCAR™ Water Treatment Microbiocides portfolio includes key chemistries (link to chemistries) such as glutaraldehyde, glut/quat blends, DBNPA, bronopol, OPP and dimethyl-oxazolidine.

AQUCAR™ 714 Water Treatment Microbiocide

AQUCAR™ 714 Water Treatment Microbiocide is an aqueous blend of glutaraldehyde and quaternary ammonium. It is especially effective in controlling slime-forming bacteria, sulfatereducing bacteria and algae in water cooling towers, air washers, pasteurizers, and other recirculating water systems.

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Used In:

  • Water cooling towers
  • Air washers
  • Pasteurizers
  • Other recirculating water systems


  •  Ability to remove established biofilm and inhibit regrowth
  •  Broad spectrum of activity – kills aerobic and anaerobic microorganisms and algae
  •  Chemically compatible with most common scale and corrosion inhibitors and dispersants
  •  Reduces populations of sessile microorganisms known to cause corrosion and reduce heat exchange efficiency
  •  Effective over a broad pH and temperature range
  •  Non-foaming and water-soluble

Typical Properties

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  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America