Preservatives for Household and Industrial Use

Highly effective and environmentally sound microbicides


KATHON? CG/ICP II's broad-spectrum activity, excellent physical and chemical compatibility and low toxicity at recommended use levels provide formulators with an economical, effective, and environmentally acceptable alternative to other commercial preservatives

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Used In:

  • Cleaners and polishes: all-purpose cleaners, floor and furniture polishes/waxes, automotive washes, polishes and waxes
  • Laundry products: liquid laundry detergents, fabric softeners, pre-spotters
  • Liquid detergents: hand dishwashing detergents, hand cleaners, hand soaps
  • Other items: moist towelettes, air fresheners, moist sponges, gel air fresheners, raw materials and surfactants


  •  Lowest dose
  •  Broader spectrum of activity
  •  Supplied as aqueous solutions readily incorporated into household/industrial formulations
  •  Good compatibility with surfactants and emulsifiers, irrespective of their ionic nature
  •  Effective over a broad pH range
  •  No color or odor imparted to household/industrial consumer products
  •  Safe at recommended use levels

Typical Properties

Appearance:  Clear Liquid

Color:  Pale Blue To Pale Green

Specific Gravity:  -1.02 g/cm3

Density:  8.4 Lb/Gal

pH:  2.5–4.5 (As Supplied)

Footnote:  Kathon Cg/Icp Ii Preservative Is A Precise Formulation Of Active Ingredients And Inert Salts In Aqueous Solution:Magnesium Salts 2.8%Water 95.55%


  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe