FORMALINE COMMERCIAL FM TYPE (GOST 1625-89)

   Formaline (aqueous-methanol solution of formaldehyde) is colourless clear liquid.

Formaline (aqueous-methanol solution of formaldehyde) is colourless clear liquid. During storage white coloured precipitate may form, which is dissolves at temperature not higher than 40╟ C. Formaline is used in production of: synthetic resins; synthetic rubber; surface-active substances; polyhydric alcohols; dimethoxymethanes and other methylene derivatives.

   It is widely used in: paper industry for improving paper strength and quality; in tanning industry - for leather tanning; in textile industry - for improving crease - and shrink - proofing properties; in agriculture - for treatment of seeds and roots, desinfection of soil and stock buildings; in medicine - as a disinfectant.