Arkema Inc. announces talk at the annual AOCS meeting on EPA-registered hydrogen peroxide solutions for disinfection

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Arkema will discuss its Peroxal® BIO hydrogen peroxide grade and other solutions at the American Oil Chemist’s Society (AOCS) Annual Meeting in May. Arkema’s Peroxal® BIO range of hydrogen peroxide grades addresses the needs of the disinfectant market. The Peroxal® BIO line is an EPA FIFRA-registered biocide for use as an active in antimicrobial formulations.

Peroxal® BIO hydrogen peroxide can be diluted and formulated to provide antimicrobial efficacy against key organisms.  Arkema has registered the oxygen based disinfectant for formulation of household and professional use products with CleanGredients and EPA’s Safer Choice programs.

Additional offerings in the Peroxal® hydrogen peroxide product line include Peroxal® CLG, designed for formulations where neutral to alkaline stability is required.  Peroxal® CG-HP is a highly stabilized grade and stable upon dilution for alkaline shelf stability in formulations.  Peroxal® A is highly purified for chemical synthesis, and Peroxal® CG  is designed for personal care applications and, with proper dilution, meets the specifications as required by the U.S. Pharmacopoeia.

Arkema’s Keith Genco, applications development manager for hydrogen peroxides in North America, will be presenting “Hydrogen Peroxide: A Green Disinfectant” Monday, May 7, at the 2018 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  The AOCS Annual Meeting is a premier international science and business forum on fats, oils, surfactants, lipids, and related materials.

Arkema, one of the largest global hydrogen peroxide producers, develops creative solutions for a wide variety of applications.  Additional information can be found at www.brightenyourfuture.com or contact Arkema Inc.’s (Americas) hydrogen peroxides team at 610-205-7366.

A designer of materials and innovative solutions, Arkema shapes materials and creates new uses that accelerate customer performance. Our balanced business portfolio spans High Performance Materials, Industrial Specialties and Coating Solutions. Our globally recognized brands are ranked among the leaders in the markets we serve. Reporting annual sales of €8.3 billion ($9.4 billion) in 2017, we employ around 20,000 people worldwide and operate in some 55 countries. We are committed to active engagement with all our stakeholders. Our research centers in North America, France and Asia concentrate on advances in bio-based products, new energies, water management, electronic solutions, lightweight materials and design, home efficiency and insulation. www.arkema.com

Peroxal is a registered trademark of Arkema Inc.


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