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Vancide MZ-98

Alternate Names: VAncide TH, Vancide 51Z


In ceramics, Vancide preservative is used to prevent glazes and slip from deteriorating due to bacteria and fungi (more likely to occur when they contain organic additives). It is a creamy-white powder that is readily dispersible in ceramic glazes and slips.

Zinc dimethyldithiocarbamate Bis(dimethyldithiocarbamoto‐S,S’)zinc
Made by Eastman chemical.

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