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™ DB 20 Antimicrobial

BIOBAN™ DB 20 Antimicrobial is an effective, fast-acting, non-oxidizing, formaldehyde-free biocide compatible with many applications.

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Used In:

  • Private area and public health area disinfectants: (PT 02)
  • Food processing containers/surfaces: (PT 04)
  • Sugar beet/cane extraction: (PT 04)
  • Paper additives (e.g.: fillers and pigments): (PT 06)
  • Aqueous coating slurries: (PT 06)
  • Paper/cardboard adhesive: (PT 06)
  • Lnks and printing processing aids: (PT 06)
  • Textile and waiving additives: (PT 06)
  • Functional fluids and cutting oil emulsions: (PT 13)
  • Lubes and hydraulic fluids: (PT 13)


  •  Fast acting
  •  Effective in combination with isothiazolinones
  •  No microorganism resistance
  •  Does not contain or release formaldehyde

Typical Properties

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