The breeding and rearing of livestock is essential to meet world requirements for food. Disinfectants are extensively used to control and minimize diseases affecting animals. PROXITANE® AHC offers our customers one of the best active ingredients to replace traditional disinfectants. It is a formulated equilibrium mixture of peracetic acid, hydrogen peroxide, acetic acid, water and surfactant, allowing superior wetting of sprayed surfaces. The antimicrobial performance of PROXITANE® AHC has been established against a wide range of microorganisms considered to be the most relevant in animal health care. Concentrations needed will depend on the contact time available, the type of disease-causing organisms and the level of organic contamination present. PROXITANE® AHC has been tested and proven effective against many viruses including : - Foot & Mouth Disease - Swine Vesicular - Newcastle Disease - Porcine Respiratory & Reproductive Syndrome (PRRS) Virus - Infectious Bursal Disease - Avian Influenza H5N1 strain


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  • Brand
  • Synonyms
    Acide peroxyéthanoïque;CH3-COOOH;PAA


Segments Applications
Crop Protection Active
Segments Applications
Animal Health & Welfare Cattle Health

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Peroxygens Biocides Peracetic acid

Region of commercial availability

  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe / Middle East / Africa

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