Zinc pyrithione ZPT CAS 13463-41-7 is a coordination complex of zinc. It has fungistatic (that is,it inhibits the division of fungal cells) and bacteriostatic (inhibits bacterial cell division) properties and is used in the treatment of seborrhoeic dermatitis. Boiling point is 253.8°C,Flash point is 107.3°C,Insoluble in water.
Specification of Zinc pyrithione ZPT
Assay,% 96 Min 97 Min 48-50 (suspension)m.p. ℃ 240 Min 240 Min ---
pH 6-8 6-8 6-9
Drying Loss,% 0.5 Max 0.5 Max ---
Appearance Off- white powder White powder White suspension
Zinc Content (Zn),% --- --- 9.3-11.3
Application of Zinc pyrithione ZPT
1) ZPT is a superordinary anti-scale agent and anti-lipid overflow agent. It can effectively eliminate eumycete which produces dandruff, and result in relieving itching, removing dandruff, diminishing phalacrosis and deferring poliosis. Therefore,it is considered as a highly effective and safe product.2) It will add the value of shampoo and meet the high demands from consumers. For this reason, ZPT is widely used in the production of shampoo.
3) Moreover,as a fine,broad-spectrum,environment-friendly and low toxic antiseptics, it can be used in civil coating, adhesive and carpet.
4) The mixture of ZPT and Cu2O also can be used as marine antifouling coating to prevent adhering of shells, seaweeds and aquatic organisms to hulls.
5) ZPT and its relative products enjoy tremendous potential and broad space in pesticide field with properties of high-efficiency, environmental protection,hypotoxicity and broad-spectrum.
25kg per fiber drum,9mt per 20ft container
Storage & Transport
Stored in cool and airy place;away from fire and heat;handle with care;no breakage,avoid leakage.It is valid for 2 years under proper condition.
Zinc pyrithione ZPT is classified as Dangerous Good for transport (UN 2811,Class 6.1,Packing group II)
Please refer to MSDS for more information about Safety,Storage and Transportation.