Chemical Name: 1,3-bromo,chloro-5,5-dimethyl hydantoin
CAS Number: 32718-18-6
Molecular Weight: 241.5
General & Use:
HALOGENE® is a broad spectrum Biocide for control of algal, bacterial and fungal slimes in industrial water systems, effective over a wide pH range (6-10).
|Assay (weight %)||>98.1|
|Total Halogen, Cal as Bromine %||>64.9|
Tablets are supplied in plastic buckets.
HALOBROM® is irritant to the skin, eyes and mucous membranes and is a mild skin sensitizer. Prolonged skin contact may cause reddening and superficial necrosis. Burns may be severe if skin is wet or damp.
HALOBROM® is very toxic to aquatic organisms.
Flammability and Explosivity
HALOBROM® in non-flammable. It is chemically stable at up to 160˚C. At this temperature, it will start to decompose, releasing toxic fumes.
In normal use concentrations, HALOBROM® solutions are not corrosive. At high concentrations however, HALOBROM® is corrosive to most metals.
Link To PDF: Halogene Safety Handbook