Peracetic acid (PAA) is a highly effective biocide, used in a wide range of applications. Its uses are continually increasing as standards for disinfection and environmental legislation become more demanding.
Solvay is a leading global supplier of peracetic acid: flexible, innovative, and responsive to our customers’ demands.
Solvay manufactures a range of high quality peracetic acid solutions, sold under the trade names PROXITANE® and OXYSTRONG®.
OXYSTRONG® 15 is a specially formulated 15% peracetic acid product aimed predominantly at larger industrial applications such as municipal effluent treatment.
The antimicrobial performance of OXYSTRONG® 15 has been established against a wide range of microorganisms considered to be the most relevant to sewage and effluent under both laboratory and operational conditions.
Concentrations needed will depend on contact time and the level and type of organic and inorganic contamination in the system.
- Effective against a broad spectrum of microorganisms
- Operates over a wide temperature range
- Controls odours
- Removes sulphides
- No toxic residues
- Safe decomposition products
- No disposal problems
- Easy to use
- Limited investment cost