AAKO Briljant HWA is a Fluorescent Whitening Agent (FWA), also called an Optical Brightener (OBA) for incorporation in detergents.
It absorbs high energy radiation in the UV-A region (280 nm – 390 nm) and emits lower energy radiation in blue region in visible spectrum (400 nm – 450 nm). This blue light can be used to counteract the yellowish appearance of products or substrates such as clothes or curtains.
AAKO Briljant HWA is highly concentrated and a cost-effective optical brightening agent for a wide range of detergent formulas and wash conditions.
Also available in the following grades:
AAKO Briljant HWA is also known under the names Stilbene Disulphonic Acid Derivative, AMS-X, DASCC, Tinopal DMA-X Conc and Fluorescent Brightener 71 or 260.
AAKO Briljant HWA is available in the following packaging types:
Must been stored under dry, cool conditions in tightly closed containers. Has a shelf life of at least 5 years under appropriate conditions of storage.