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™ P-1487

BIOBAN P-1487™ is an effective antibacterial and antifungal agent. This reaction product contains the two active ingredients 4-(2-nitrobutyl)-morpholine and 4,4'-(2-ethyl-2-nitrotrimethylene)dimorpholine which are unique in terms of their broad spectrum antimicrobial activity and compatibility. BIOBAN P-1487 is only moderately water soluble but is totally soluble in organic solvents including aliphatic hydrocarbons. It is also nonionic in nature.

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Used In:

  • Metalworking fluids
  • Die cast lubricants and mold release agents
  • Addition to concentrates
  • Storage stability in concentrates


  •  Broad-spectrum efficacy against bacteria and fungi
  •  Partitions between oil and water phase
  •  providing protection at oil/water interface
  •  Long-term efficacy
  •  Works well in combinations

Typical Properties

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  • Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
  • North America