ACTICIDE MKB Product Information.pdf
ACTICIDE MKB Product Information: A Novel Biocide for Coatings and Paints
Are you looking for a biocide that can protect your coatings and paints from microbial contamination, discoloration, and degradation? Do you want a biocide that is water-based, alkaline, UV and leach resistant, and suitable for various applications? If yes, then you should consider ACTICIDE MKB, a novel product from Thor GmbH.
ACTICIDE MKB Product Information.pdf
What is ACTICIDE MKB?
ACTICIDE MKB is a synergistic combination of protected fungicides and algicides that provides long-term protection against microbial growth and discoloration on exterior surfaces. It is a white dispersion with a mild odor and a solid content of 40%. It has a pH value of 9.5-10.5 and a density of 1.15 g/ml.
What are the benefits of ACTICIDE MKB?
ACTICIDE MKB has several benefits over conventional biocides, such as:
It is water-based, which makes it environmentally friendly and easy to handle.
It is alkaline, which means it can be used in high pH formulations without affecting the stability or performance.
It is UV and leach resistant, which means it can withstand harsh weather conditions and provide lasting protection.
It is compatible with most binders, pigments, additives, and fillers used in coatings and paints.
It has a broad spectrum of activity against bacteria, fungi, and algae.
It has a low dosage requirement, which reduces the cost and improves the efficiency.
What are the applications of ACTICIDE MKB?
ACTICIDE MKB can be used as a film preservative for various coatings and paints, such as:
Paper and wood coatings
Architectural product finishes
Special purpose coatings
Additives for paper and paperboard
Metal working fluids
Textiles and cordage products
The recommended dosage of ACTICIDE MKB depends on the type and level of contamination, the formulation characteristics, the storage conditions, and the intended use of the product. Generally, the dosage ranges from 0.5% to 2.0% based on the total weight of the formulation.
How to use ACTICIDE MKB?
ACTICIDE MKB should be added to the formulation at the final stage of production, after all the other components have been mixed well. It should be stirred thoroughly to ensure a homogeneous distribution. It should not be diluted or mixed with other biocides before use. It should be stored in a cool, dry, and well-ventilated place, away from direct sunlight and heat sources. It should be used within 12 months of manufacture.
What are the safety precautions of ACTICIDE MKB?
ACTICIDE MKB is a corrosive substance that can cause eye damage and skin burns. It may also cause allergic skin reactions, respiratory irritation, and systemic toxicity if inhaled, swallowed, or absorbed through the skin. Therefore, it is important to follow these safety precautions when handling ACTICIDE MKB:
Wear protective clothing, gloves, goggles, and face shield when handling.
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing.
Avoid breathing vapor or spray mist.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
Keep out of reach of children and pets.
Do not eat, drink, or smoke when using this product.
Dispose of empty containers and waste materials in accordance with local regulations.
In case of accidental exposure to ACTICIDE MKB, follow these first aid measures:
If in eyes, rinse with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses if present. Seek medical attention immediately.
If on skin, remove contaminated clothing and rinse with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Seek medical attention if irritation persists.
If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Rinse mouth with water and drink a glass of water if able to swallow. Seek medical attention immediately.
If inhaled, move to fresh air and seek medical attention if breathing is difficult.
Where can I find more information about ACTICIDE MKB?
If you want to learn more about ACTICIDE MKB, you can visit the official website of Thor GmbH at www.thor.com. There you can find the product data sheet, the safety data sheet, the technical bulletin, and other relevant information. You can also contact the customer service team at email@example.com or call +49 (0) 6232 6160 for any inquiries or feedback. d282676c82