BACTERICIDE IN POWDER FORM
- Bactericide for leather preservation and soaking
ARICID D10 acts in a pH range between 6 and 10 and is Compatible with all the auxiliaries present in soaking and liming. ARICID D10 is an excellent odourless preserving agent with Strong bactericide action that, spreading on leather evenly, assures Long preservation on green or on any kind of leather in soaking.
Green leathers : - use 0,3% ARICID D10 calculated on the fresh weight for 3 days preservation.
The maximum preservation is one week, increasing ARICID DIO by 0.1% every additional day. Soaking
- Use 0.03 0.10% ARICID D10 for short soaking
- Use 0.06 0.15% ARICID D10 for long soaking
Indicative amount referred to pelt weight : 0.1% - 0.2% diluted 1:2- 1:5 to be added slowly with the vegetable tanning agent.
Indicative amount calculated on shaved weight: 0,05% - 0.1% blended with the fatliquor.
ARICID 30 WK dosing also depends on climatic conditions, Wet blue storing length and on the presence of substances that Increase leather tendency to form moulds (ammonium salts, Surfactants, fatliquors, organic masking agents, etc).
The amounts indicated above are indcative and can change from case to case.
Some practical tests will be useful to establish the best does for Every single case.