Grotan OX 10Kg

€24.60 / kg
Tax excluded

Grotan OX is an innovative biocide made from Paraformaldehyde and 2-Hydroxypropylamine (MBO)

It's used for preserving water-mixed cooling lubricants and technical emulsions.

Advantages and Features

  • Completely soluble in water
  • Bactericidal action and broad spectrum of activity
  • Effective against bacteria, yeasts, fungi
  • Applicable in a pH range of 5 to 12
  • Heat resistant up to below 100°C
  • Free from nitrates and chlorine-containing compounds

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Grotan OX 10Kg

Grotan OX 10Kg


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Grotan OX is a preservative for technical products. It is composed of reaction products of paraformaldehyde and 2-hydroxypropylamine. Its physical properties include a colorless to pale yellow liquid with an amine odor, a density of 1049-1069 g/ml, and a viscosity of 8-176 mPa*s at various temperatures. It is completely soluble in water and has a pH value of about 10. Applications include water-mixed cooling lubricants and technical emulsions.

Recommended dosages vary between 10-15 g/kg. Grotan OX is biologically effective against various bacteria and fungi. It is compatible with various materials, but should be checked for discoloration when in contact with non-ferrous metals. The product is classified as a hazardous material and should be stored protected from frost, heat, and sunlight.

Product Information

  • Grotan OX Preservative for: Technical Products
  • Active Ingredients: Reaction products of Paraformaldehyde and 2-Hydroxypropylamine

Physical Properties

  • Color: Colorless to pale yellow
  • Form: Liquid
  • Odor: Amine-like
  • Density: 1049 - 1069 g/ml
  • pH Value: Approx. 10
  • Application Areas: Water-mixed Cooling Lubricants, Technical Emulsions
  • Dosage: 10 - 15 g/kg
  • Biological Efficacy: Effective against various Bacteria and Fungi
  • Material Compatibility: Good, caution with non-ferrous metals
  • Storage: Protect from frost, heat, sunlight
  • Hazardous Goods Classification: Yes
  • Shelf Life: 36 Months
Grotan OX

Data sheet

UN Number
Polyamines, Liquid, Corrosive
Colorless to pale yellow
Amine odor
Solubility in Water
Completely water-soluble
Density at 20°C
1049 - 1069 g/ml
Viscosity at 20°C
8 - 176 mPa*s