Glutaraldehyde of CAS No.111-30-8, an aldehyde compound with chemical formula CH2CH2CHO2 , is a pungent colorless liquid that is used for disinfection and sterilization of various equipments, surface and water. It is also used for industrial water treatment and as a biocide. A concentration of 0.1 Percent to 1.0 Percent of Glutaraldehyde solution may be used for system disinfection. It aids in killing the cells quickly by cross linking their proteins and is usually employed alone or mixed with formaldehyde. 10-50 Percent aqueous solutions of Glutaraldehyde are used for the treatment of water in cooling towers, air washers and other water recirculating systems for the prevention of corrosion and the buildup of microbial growth. Chemtex Speciality Limited is an ISO 14401, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 9001 certified manufacturer of standard quality of Glutaraldehyde and has been a player in the global market of the chemical industry for over a period of 45 years.
Used as a biocide in industrial water treatment
Helps in the buildup of microbial growth as well as prevents corrosion
Used for sterilization and disinfection of various equipments