Detergents and Cleaner

Suitable preservation for detergents & cleaner.


parmetol® MBX


Preservative for detergents and cleaner

Most detergents and cleaner found in households today are water-based systems. These products are prone to microbiological contamination. To be safe for consumers to use, they require the protection by preserving agents.


Our task

When choosing a suitable preservative for a household product there are various factors to consider – different ingredients, pH value, compatibility, legal approvals and climate conditions – to name a few. The large number of possible microorganisms, different packaging and storing conditions, and the enormous diversity of raw materials imposes demands that cannot be covered by just one microbial active.


Our solution

With the comprehensive parmetol® product line, schülke has developed sophisticated multi component preservative systems to sufficiently protect detergents and cleaners. At this point, due to its excellent properties for the preservation of household products on parmetol® MBX is referenced.


parmetol® MBX - broad spectrum of efficacy

  • Very fast acting, efficient (30 - 50 % less biocides needed, compared to standard systems)
  • Outstanding synergism with IPBC (and other fungicides)
  • Opportunity to eliminate the risk for quaratine time for finished products
  • Security buffer for contaminated raw materials
  • Inhibition of proliferation of aerobic/anaerobic microorganisms in aqueous systems
  • free of formaldehyde and formaldehyde donors, free of CIT, VOC and AOX
  • Ecolabel conform
  • No H317-/EU H208-labelling of products containing < 2 % / < 0.2 % of  parmetol® MBX

Hygiene - Concept


parmetol® MBX product profile

Product profile


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