Quats applications

Ophthalmics

Benzalkonium Chloride is widely used as an excipient in ophthalmic solutions, where its concentration typically varies from 0.001% up to 0.2%. The different alkyl (fatty) chain lengths give Quats different properties.

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Nasal formulations

In nasal formulations one of the most effective preservatives BKC. For formulations coming into contact with mucosal tissue, it is necessary to preserve against ontamination by utilizing only the purest and safest ingredients.

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Topical formulations

Our Quats products are widely used in both human and veterinary topicals. Quats are effective at all pH levels and since they act on the surface and not on the content of cells, they do not trigger antibiotic resistance.

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Oral or dental formulations

Quats can be used either as excipients or active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) for oral and dental formulations. No matter the application it is necessary to utilize only the purest and safest ingredients.

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Wound care & medical devices

Regardless of the classification, for medical devices coming into contact with either healthy or damaged organic tissue, it is necessary to utilize only the purest and safest ingredients.

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Vaccine production

Our cGMP manufactured pharmaceutical grade CTAB (Cetrimonium Bromide) is a powerful cationic surfactant, that can be used in vaccine downstream processing in both bacterial and viral vaccines.

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Personal care

Quats are well-known antiseptics and have a long history of use in topical products for personal care. They act on a wide range of microorganisms, from gram+ to gram- bacteria, moulds and yeasts.

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Contraception formulations

Benzalkonium Chloride is scientifically proven to be an effective spermicide. Our Benzalkonium Chloride are used in various spermicidal products, such as spermicidal gels, creams, foams and solutions.

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Veterinary products

Numerous formulations for ophthalmic and topical use in humans use can also be found for animals, where our Quats are widely recognized as efficient antimicrobial actives or excipients.

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Antiseptic agents

Solutions for direct topical application will normally contain between 0.1 and 0.5% active Quat. This concentration will provide both a preservative effect for the solution and also an antiseptic effect on the skin.

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Diagnostic testing

Our Quats are proven to be significantly superior in diagnostic reagents compared to other less pure compounds, due to their high purity and the high consistency between batches.

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