ROCIMA™ for In-Can Preservation

Aqueous-based and solvent-based


ROCIMA™ 560 Biocide is an aqueous solution of the well known active substances methyl and chlormethylisothiazolone, however in an inverse ratio compared to the established KATHON™ biocides. This patented preparation combines initial rapid and powerful performance boost with more stable long term broad spectrum activity.

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Used In:

  • Paints
  • Adhesives
  • Latex emulsions
  • Tackifiers
  • Mineral slurries
  • Pigment dispersions
  • Other technical, water based products


  •  Aqueous solution of the well-known active substances methylisothiazolone (MI) and chlormethylisothiazolone (CMI)
  •  Patented in-can protection with an initial rapid and powerful performance boost with more stable, long-term broad-spectrum activity
  •  Active substances permitted for indirect food contact
  •  Suited for VOC-free products, with virtually no contribution to AOX
  •  Excellent compatibility
  •  Allows robust preservation without exceeding existing labeling limits

Typical Properties

Appearance:  Colorless To Yellow, Clear Liquid

Color:  Max. 3 Iso 4630 (Gardner)

Refractive Index:  1.358 ± 0.005, Astm D 1218-02 (N20/D)

Density:  1.042 ± 0.01 G/Ml Iso 2811-3

pH:  3 – 6 (As Is)

Flash Point:  100°C Cleveland Iso 2592


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