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Methenamine compound

CAS#: 100-97-0
Chemical Name: Methenamine

Chemical Synonyms: Hexamethylene tetramine; Hexamethyleneamine; 1,3,5,7-Tetraazatricyclo(,7)decane; Hexamethylenetetramine

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides, Hydraulic Fracturing

Methenamine is a chemical that is used in production of rubber and resins, as fuel in camping stoves, preservative in cosmetics and food, corrosion inhibitor in the steel industry, stabilizer and developer in the photo industry, fungicide for citrus trees, and antiseptic.

Triclocarban compound

CAS#: 101-20-2
Chemical Name: Triclocarban

Chemical Synonyms: 3,4,4'-Trichlorocarbanilide; N-(4-Chlorophenyl)-N'-(3,4-dichlorophenyl) urea; TCC;1-(3',4'-Dichlorophenyl)-3-(4'-chlorophenyl) urea; Carbanilide, 3,4,4'-trichloro-; Cusiter; Cutisan; Genoface (ChemIDplus 2014).

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides

1. Antiseptic in cosmetics and toilet soaps (ChemIDplus 2014)
2. Bacteriostat (ChemIDplus 2014)
3. Germicide (ChemIDplus 2014).

3-Phenylprop-2-enal compound

CAS#: 104-55-2
Chemical Name: 3-Phenylprop-2-enal

Chemical Synonyms: Cinnamaldehyde; 2-Propenal, 3-phenyl-; Cinnamal; 3-Phenyl-2-propenal; Cinnamic aldehyde; 3-Phenyl-2-propen-1-al; 3-Phenyl-2-propenaldehyde; 3-Phenylacrolein; 3-Phenyl acrylaldehyde; 3-Phenylpropenal; Benzylideneacetaldehyde; beta-Phenylcrolein (ChemIDplus 2014)

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides, Hydraulic Fracturing

3-Phenylprop-2-enal is a chemical that is used as a flavor and fragrance agent, fungicide, animal repellant, brightener in electroplating processes, corrosion inhibitor, and polymerization inhibitor.

Tralopyril  compound

CAS#: 122454-29-9
Chemical Name: Tralopyril

Chemical Synonyms: 4-Bromo-2-(4-chlorophenyl)-5-(trifluoromethyl)pyrrole-3-carbonitrile; UNII-MEC6MCY7QB; 1H-Pyrrole-3-carbonitrile, 4-bromo-2-(4-chlorophenyl)-5-(trifluoromethyl)- (ChemIDplus 2014)

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides

Tralopyril is an arylpyrrole biocide that acts by uncoupling mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation. Its trade name is EconeaTM and is used mainly as antifoulant in paint for ships and other marine structures at use levels of 2.9% to 6% (U.S. EPA 2013, Pettit Paint 2014).

Zinc Oxide compound

CAS#: 1314-13-2
Chemical Name: Zinc Oxide

Chemical Synonyms: Pigment white 4; C.I. 77947; C.I. Pigment White 4; Chinese White; CI 77947; CI Pigment white 4; EINECS 215-222-5; Emanay zinc oxide; Flowers of zinc; Zinc gelatin; Zinc monoxide; Zinc White; zincum oxidatum; Zinc oxide (ZnO); Zinc oxide fume (ChemIDplus 2014)

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides

Zinc oxide is a chemical that is used in pesticides and as a dermatologic agent.

Cuprous Oxide compound

CAS#: 1317-39-1
Chemical Name: Cuprous Oxide

Chemical Synonyms: Brown copper oxide; copper hemioxide; copper sandoz; dicopper monoxide; Perecot (ChemIDplus 2014)

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides, Processing Aids and Additives

Cuprous oxide is a chemical that functions as the active ingredient in antifouling paints for marine use. Additionally, it is used as a fungicide and a catalyst (HSDB 2003).

Zinc Borate compound

CAS#: 1332-07-6
Chemical Name: Zinc Borate

Chemical Synonyms: Alcanex FR 100; Alcanex FRC 600; Bonrex FC; Borax 2335; Climax ZB 467; EINECS 215-°©‐566 °©‐6; EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 128859; FRC 600; Flamtard Z 10; HSDB 1046; JS 9502; SZB 2335; XPI 187; ZB 112; ZB 237; ZB 467 Lite; ZN 100; ZSB 2335; ZT (fire retardant); Boric acid, zinc salt; Firebrake® ZB

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides, Flame Retardants

1. Fungicide (EPA, 1991)
2. Fire retardant with interior applications such as PVC carpet backing, shower curtains, wall coverings, etc., and exterior uses in PVC tenting and awnings, polyolefin wire and cable coverings, etc. Application rates vary, typical use levels in plastics is 3-°©‐30 parts product per hundred parts resin, and in coatings is 1.25-°©‐3.0 lb/gal (EPA, 1991).

N-Cyclopropyl-N’(1,1-dimethyl)-6-(methylthio) compound

CAS#: 28159-98-0
Chemical Name: N-Cyclopropyl-N’(1,1-dimethyl)-6-(methylthio)

Chemical Synonyms: Cybutryne; Irgarol 1051; 1,3,5-Triazine-2,4-diamine, N-cyclopropyl-N'-(1,1-dimethylethyl) 6-(methylthio)-; N'-tert-Butyl-N-cyclopropyl-6-(methylthio)-1,3,5-triazine-2,4-diamine (ChemIDplus 2014)

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides

N-Cyclopropyl-N’(1,1-dimethyl)-6-(methylthio) is a chemical that functions as an herbicide and biocide booster.

Triclosan compound

CAS#: 3380-34-5
Chemical Name: Triclosan

Chemical Synonyms: 2,4,4'-Trichloro-2'-hydroxy diphenyl ether; Phenol,5-chloro-2-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy)-; CH 3565; Cloxifenolum; Lexol 300; Phenyl ether, 2'-hydroxy-2,4,4'-trichloro; Irgasan DP 300; Triclosanum (ChemIDplus 2014).

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides

Triclosan is a nonionic diphenyl ether derivative. It is a broad spectrum antimicrobial used as an antiseptic, disinfectant or preservative in clinical settings, cosmetics, ousehold cleaning products, plastic materials, toys, paints, medical devices, textiles, kitchen utensils, and so on. In the European Union, 85% of the triclosan produced is used in personal care products, 10% in plastics and food contact materials, and 5% for textiles.

Formaldehyde compound

CAS#: 50-00-0
Chemical Name: Formaldehyde

Chemical Synonyms: EINECS 200-001-8; Formalin; Formalith; Formic aldehyde; Formol; Methaldehyde; Methanal; Methyl aldehyde; Methylene oxide; Oxomethane; Oxymethylene; Paraform, UN1198, UN2209 (ChemIDplus 2014)

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides, Hydraulic Fracturing, Processing Aids and Additives

Formaldehyde is a chemical that functions as a fixative of biological specimens and as an embalming fluid; as a germicide and chemical intermediate; in the production of amino, polyacetal, urea-formaldehyde resins, and phenolic resins, plastics, wood products, fertilizers, and foam insulation; as a textile finish, stabilizer, preservative, disinfectant, and antibacterial food additive; as a reducing agent for the recovery of gold and silver, corrosion inhibitor in oil wells, durable-press treatment of textile fabrics, industrial sterilant, and treatment of grain smut; as a cross-linking agent for paper waterproofing, nickel-plating brightening agent, latex coagulant, crease-proof textile finishing agent, and photographic gelatin hardening agent; and in the manufacturing of particle board, plywood, and medium-density fiber board.

Tetrahydro-3,5-dimethyl-1,3,5-thiadiazine-2-thione compound

CAS#: 533-74-4
Chemical Name: Tetrahydro-3,5-dimethyl-1,3,5-thiadiazine-2-thione

Chemical Synonyms: Dazomet; Dithiocarbamate; Mylone

Primary Applications: Adhesives, Biocides or Fungicides, Hydraulic Fracturing, Processing Aids and Additives

Hydraulic fracturing fluid additive; Wood preservative; Dazomet functions as an algaecide, bacteriostat, fungicide, microbiocide, and mildewcide. Specific applications include “1) treatment during the production of pulp and paper; 2) as a material preservative treatment for coatings, adhesives, epoxy flooring compounds, slurries, and high viscous suspensions; 3) as a biocide treatment used during petroleum operations; 4) as a biocide treatment to recirculating cooling water systems; and 5) as a remedial wood treatment to utility poles (EPA, 2008).”

Tetrakis (hydroxymethyl) phosphonium sulfate compound

CAS#: 55566-30-8
Chemical Name: Tetrakis (hydroxymethyl) phosphonium sulfate

Chemical Synonyms: Tetrakis(hydroxymethyl)phosphonium sulphate(2:1); THPS; Phosphonium, tetrakis(hydroxymethyl)-, sulfate (2:1) (salt); Retardol S; Pyroset TKO; Bis(tetrakis(hydroxymethyl)phosphonium)sulfate (salt) (ChemIDplus 2014)

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides, Hydraulic Fracturing

Tetrakis(hydroxymethyl)phosphonium sulfate (THPS) is a crystalline solid that is available commercially as a 75% concentrated aqueous solution. It is mainly used as biocide, in water treatment systems, oil field operations, and paper-making industry. In hydraulic fracturing fluids, it functions as a biocide that eliminates bacteria in the water that produces corrosive by-products.

CAS#: 68424-85-1
Chemical Name: Alkyl (C12-16) Dimethylbenzylammonium Chloride

Chemical Synonyms: Quaternary ammonium compounds, benzyl-C12-16-alkyldimethyl, chlorides

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides, Hydraulic Fracturing, Processing Aids and Additives

Hydraulic fracturing fluid additive; ADBAC a registered pesticide with the U.S. EPA. Uses include algaecide, bactericide, bacteriostat, wood preservative, fungicide, fungistat, virucide, tuberculoside, insecticide, microbiocide, microbiostat, molluscicide, deodorant, disinfectant, and sanitizer in agricultural, food handling, commercial / institutional / industrial, residential and public access, and medical settings (EPA, 2006a).

Silver compound

CAS#: 7440-22-4
Chemical Name: Silver

Chemical Synonyms: Silver Chloride (> ~100nm) (CAS # 7783-90-6) and Silver (II) Oxide (> ~100nm) (CAS # 1301-96- 8)

Primary Applications: Biocides or Fungicides, Nanomaterials

Textile applications as an antimicrobial fabric protector (e.g. silver coated fibers).