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.
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.
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.