Global Biocides BCS - 3096W

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Global Biocides BCS - 3096W is a water-based, VOC-free preservative designed for industrial use in aqueous compositions.

Chemical Family: Hydroxides, Isothiazolinones

Labeling Claims: Defoamers-Free, Dispersant-free, Environmentally Friendly, Formaldehyde-free, Glycol-free, MIT-free, Odor-free, Solvent-free, Surfactant-free, Thickener-free, VOC-free

Certifications & Compliance: Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA), EPA Registered, FIFRA

Features: Anti-Microbial, Cost Effective, Easy Handling, Easy-to-handle, High Stability, Low Viscosity, Water-based

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Enhanced TDS

Identification & Functionality

Features & Benefits

Labeling Claims
CASE Ingredients Features
HII Features
Industrial Additives Features
Product Features
  • Odorless, colorless, glycol-free product effective at low % concentrations.
  • Environmental legislation and concern for health and safety makes BCS 3096W the product of choice. Totally formaldehyde and solvent free (ZERO VOC).
  • BCS 3096W is a low viscosity liquid, easy to handle and incorporate in all end applications.BCS 3096W is a solution, and compared to dispersion based BIT products like PROMEX 20D and PROXEL BD20, exhibits superior handling, stability and delivery.
  • BCS 3096W does not settle, dry out or flake on the sides of the container, minimizing pumps and lines clogging during pumping, as with convention dispersion based biocides.
  • BCS 3096W contains only water and BIT, therefore is free of surfactants, dispersants, thickeners and defoamers contained in PROMEX 20D and Proxel BD20, which may impart unwanted side effects and cost.

Applications & Uses

Applicable Processes
Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Adhesive & Sealant End Applications
Coating End Applications
Home Care Applications
I&I Cleaning Applications
Industrial Additives End Use
Ink & Toner End Applications
Product Applications

EPA registered antimicrobial to protect aqueous compositions such as: latices, oil-in-water emulsions, paints and coatings, inks and font solutions, waterbased adhesives, aqueous pigment or mineral slurries, building and construction compositions, pesticide formulations, home cleaning products, liquid laundry additives, car care products, oil recovery materials (not for use in California), secondary oil recovery fluids(not for use in California), paper or textile coating compositions, pulp and paper mill systems (not for use in California), or leather processing solutions, or intended to protect fresh animal hides or skins.


Physical Form
Transparent and colorless
Physical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Specific Gravity (at 20°C)1.05--
pH Value9.0 - 12.5--
Active Ingredient
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
1,2-Benzisothiazolin-3-one Content 9.0%-
Inert Ingredients91.0%

Regulatory & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Packaging Information

Bulk tanktrucks, 330- or 275-gallon poly tote bins, and 55-, 30-, or 15-gallon drums, 5- gallon pails

Storage & Handling

Handling Precautions

Wear proper PPE when handling - including gloves, goggles, coveralls, and boots.