Dodecylamines

Loncabac 12

Lonzabac® 12

As a dodecylamine, the Lonzabac® 12 family of products are multipurpose, broad-spectrum biocides that are effective on:

  • Gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria
  • Enveloped viruses (e.g. hepatitis B and HIV)
  • Fungi and yeasts

Lonzabac® 12 products show efficacy even in the presence of heavy organic soiling and also have surfactant properties. The products have synergistical biocidal effects when combined with EDTA and NTA and remove biofilms. Having a hydrophobic end, Lonzabac® 12 products also exhibit anticorrosion properties.

Lonzabac® 12 products can be used in:

  • In-can preservation
  • Cooling systems – it shows efficacy against Legionella pneumophila when treating once-through cooling systems
  • Slimicides for metal working fluids
  • Pasteurizers (breweries)
  • Available in:
    • 30% solution (Lonzabac® 12.30 product)
    • 100% solution (Lonzabac® 12.100 product)
  • To be dosed via metering pumps
  • Available in drums and IBC’s