An aqueous mixture of methylchloroisothiazolinone and methylisothiazolinone (CMIT/MIT). While Kathon CG/ICP and Kathon CG/ICP II contain the same concentration of actives, Kathon CG/ICP II is a low-salt formulation that typically contains 2.80% magensium salts.
These CMIT/MIT based products are EPA registered for the in-can preservation of industrial and household products. Kathon CG/ICP I & II are odorless and colorless biocides compatible across a broad spectrum pH range.
Related CAS Numbers: 26172-55-4
All purpose liquid-cleaners, furniture and floor polishes, anti-tarnish products, air fresheners, carpet cleaners, liquid dishwashing detergents, automotive appearance products and liquid laundry products
Related Applications: Air Freshener; Automotive Cleaners; Bathroom Cleaner; Carpet Cleaner; Countertop Cleaner; Detergent; Dish Wash, Soap; Dishwashing Detergent; Furniture Polish; Granite Cleaner; Hard Surface Cleaner; Laundry Detergent; Shower Cleaner; Stain Remover; Stainless Steel Cleaner; Tile Cleaner
Broad spectrum of activity
Effective over a wide pH range
Low dosage requirements
No color or odor imparted into end products
Excellent compatibility with surfactants
Safe at recommended use levels
Appearance: clear liquid
Color: pale blue to pale green
Specific gravity at 20°C: 1.02
Density, lb/gal: 8.4
pH, as supplied: 2.5-4.5
Primary Chemistry: CMIT/MIT
KATHON™ CG/ICP Isothiazolinone Microbiocide Preservative exhibits outstanding broad-spectrum activity, excellent physical and chemical compatibility, and low toxicity at recommended use levels which provide formulators with an economical, effective, and environmentally acceptable alternative to other commercial preservatives.