AXCIDE DBNPA

GENERAL

Chemical Name                         2,2-dibromo-3-Nitrilopropionamide
Chemical Formula                    C3H2 Br2N2O
Molecular Weight                      241.84
Appearance                                White to off-white powder

APPLICATIONS

It is used as anti-microbial agent, controlling bacterial, fungal and algal growth in
industrial water systems like cooling towers, pulp and paper mill process water, oil-recovery
systems and air-conditioning systems.

SPECIFICATIONS

Properties                                     Typical Value
Assay (%):                                          98.0 min.
Melting Point (oC) :                        123 – 128
pH (1% water solution):               4.0 – 6.5
Loss on drying (%) :                      1.0 max

STORAGE

DBNPA is to be stored in tightly-closed containers, in dark, cool, dry locations. It is
sensitive to heat and light.