Benzalkonium Chloride (98% Powder) has a most important role to play in cosmetics, personal care products, water treatment chemicals, and pharmaceutical formulations. It is highly pure in nature and assures superior effectiveness. This compound possesses good antibacterial property and serves as preservative for eye & ear drops. It is a cationic surface active agent which belongs to category of quaternary ammonium salt. Benzalkonium Chloride (98% Powder) is soluble in water, ethanol, & acetone giving slightly alkaline solution. It serves as cationic surfactant in softeners for textiles and laundry detergents.
Benzalkonium Chloride is a quaternary ammonium salt. Cationic surface active agent used as a Bactericide, Algaecide and germicide.
In cosmetics and personal care products, Benzalkonium Chloride (BKC) is used in the formulation of Shampoos, personal cleanliness products, skin cleansers, and skin care and eye makeup preparations