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, AMSx, DASCC, Tinopal DMAx 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.