Water Treatment

In cooling systems, swimming pools, and paper production both water and nutrients can be found, creating the ideal environment for the growth of undesirable microorganisms. With the use of LANXESS water treatment products, damage and operational breakdowns caused by these microorganisms can be minimized.

Our products for water treatment



  • Min. 98 % of solid 2-bromo-2-nitropropane-1,3-diol (Bronopol).
  • Broad spectrum of action against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria, including sulphate-reducing, anaerobic types.
  • For the preservation of aqueous chemical-technical preparations and products such as surfactant solutions, polymer emulsions, polishes or household products.
  • For water treatment in cooling circuits, paper machinery, oil and gas recovery and lithographic fluids.
  • Raw material for the production of liquid formulations and biocidal combinations.
  • Deodorant for kitty litter and chemical toilets.