PROXITANE® 15:23 is an oxidizing biocide with very rapid biocidal action at ambient or cold temperatures at relatively low concentrations. It has broad spectrum activity and is effective over a wide range of conditions. The activity of PROXITANE® 15:23 is relatively unaffected by organic contamination compared to some other oxidizing biocides. No build-up of resistance to PROXITANE® 15:23 is known despite a long history of use in disinfection applications. PROXITANE® 15:23 has been tested against a wide range of micro-organisms


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


Segments Applications
Chemical Industry Chemical Products & Intermediates
Segments Applications
Industrial & Institutional Care Cleaning in Place
Homecare Fabric Care
Consumer papers and Pulp derivatives Pulp
Segments Applications
Food Processing Food Processing

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Peroxygens Biocides Peracetic acid

Region of commercial availability

  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe / Middle East / Africa
  • North America
  • Latin America

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