HE 4001 Antimicrobial is 0.75% aqueous solution of 3-(Trihydroxysilyl)propyldimethyloctadecyl ammonium chloride
Methanol-free: BIOSAFE HE4001 and HE4005 are the only registered silane quat antimicrobials manufactured using a methanol-free process
Approved for use as an antimicrobial active ingredient under EPA and FDA Regulations to protect hard surfaces, fabrics, and manufactured packaging and products including those that come in direct contact with finished food.
Antimicrobial efficacy validated by 3rd party labs using ASTM E 2149, JIS Z 2801:2000, ISO 22196, USP 51
Protects products from microorganism colonization by physically rupturing the microbe’s cell membrane and destroying the microbes on contact
Does not promote microbial resistance through adaption and mutation
Binds to a wide range of surfaces to render long-lasting protection
Synergistically enhances the effectiveness of disinfection and sanitization
Clinical testing in hospital settings showed that a single application helps keep high touch surfaces hygienically clean around-the-clock for up to five weeks when incorporated into standard cleaning protocols. This product does not protect users or others against bacteria, viruses, germs, or other disease organisms.
Have broad compatibility and can be incorporated in a vast variety of formulations and substrates
Excellent safety profile: non-toxic, non-irritating, and does not show transdermal absorption
Typical use concentrations of 0.25-0.5 wt% of active relative to the substrate being treated
EPA Registration Number: 83019-6
Incompatible with anionic detergents