Chloroxylenol / PCMX Disinfectant is an antimicrobial chemical compound used to control bacteria, algae and fungi in adhesives, emulsions, paints and wash tanks. Chloroxylenol is also commonly used in antibacterial soaps such as Dettol. Studies have shown a low antimicrobial activity which is enhanced by additives. Its antibacterial action is due to the disruption of cell membrane potentials.

Chloroxylenol, also known as para-chloro-meta-xylenol, is an antiseptic and disinfectant which is used for skin disinfection, and together with alcohol for cleaning surgical instruments. It is also used within a number of household disinfectants and wound cleaners.

Chloroxylenol Powder is not significantly toxic to humans, is practically non-toxic to birds, and is moderately toxic to freshwater invertebrates. It is highly toxic to fish, cats, and some amphibians and should not be used around them. It is a mild skin irritant and may trigger allergic reactions in some individuals.

Chloroxylenol  does not contain alcohol but is formulated as an emulsion, requiring longer drying times, and provides less adhesion for the surgical occlusive drapes. Chloroxylenol is a representative disinfectant and antiseptic. Various agents can serve as alternatives

Chloroxylenol (PCMX) Storage - Stored in the dry ventilated room away from direct sunlight.

Chloroxylenol (PCMX) Main Use 

1. For Cosmetics
Used as the stabilizer in face cream, lipstick, shampoo and eye shadow.

2. For Pharmaceutical 
Used to inhibit bacterial or fungal skin diseases, oral or anus disinfection.

3. For Industry
Used as disinfectant in room and clothes.

Chloroxylenol (PCMX) Packaging and Shipping - 25kgs /drum.

Chemical Name : Chloroxylenol (PCMX)
Appearance : White or off-white crystal or crystalline
Usage : Cosmetic Raw Materials , Detergent Raw Materials, Oral Care Chemicals
Odor : Phenolic characteristic odor
Application : Pharmaceutical , Preservatives, Fungicides
Solubility : Clear solution with no particulate matter
Product name : Chloroxylenol
Shelf Life: 24 month
Color : White crystal powder
Form : Powder
Packaging : 25kg/drum
Purity : 99% min
Sample : Available
Supply Ability : 100 Metric Ton per Month

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Chloroxylenol Disinfectant Chemicals Uses
Chloroxylenol is an antiseptic and disinfectant agent used for skin disinfection. Chloroxylenol use in surgical instruments. Chloroxylenol use in antibacterial soaps. Chloroxylenol use in wound-cleansing applications. Chloroxylenol use in household antiseptics

1. Preservatives, fungicides. Used in emulsions, cosmetics, inks, plywood, plastics, as an anti-mold agent for plastics, especially suitable for rigid and semi-rigid PVC sheets, artificial leather, etc.

2. It can be used in various antibacterial treatment processes, such as antibacterial treatment for leather, antibacterial treatment for paper, antibacterial and antibacterial treatment for textiles and antibacterial and antibacterial treatment for photos, etc.

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