BIOBAN™ offers a comprehensive portfolio of actives, including Zinc Pyrithione (ZPT), BIT, Bronopol, CMIT/MI as well as blends to address contamination challenges of your polymers, paints and coatings

BIOBAN™ BZ Antimicrobial

BIOBAN™ BZ Antimicrobial is a highly effective microbicide recommended as a preservative for paints and coatings, polymer emulsions, mineral slurries and pigment dispersions, inks and fountain solutions, building materials, and liquid household industrial and janitorial products. It is stable across a wide range of temperatures and pH offers effective, broad spectrum protection against both bacteria and fungi.

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Used In:

  • Paints and Coatings, Latex Emulsions, Process Wash Solutions, Adhesives and Tackifiers, Building Materials, Mineral Slurries and Pigment Dispersions, Inks and Fountain Solutions, Liquid Household, Industrial and Janitorial Products


  •  Broad spectrum against bacteria, and fungi (yeast and mold), due to the dual mode of action of both actives Recommended to help close Pseudomonas gap that exists with other preservatives Highly stable across a wide range of pHs and temperatures

Typical Properties

Footnote:  Please Note That Not All Products Are Registered In All Regions For All Applications. Please Contact Your Local Dow Representative For Detailed Technical Information Applicable To Your Individual Situation.; Use Biocides Safely. Always Read The Label And Product Information Before Use.


  • North America