Biocides are the chemicals used to kill unwanted micro-organisms which are harmful to human as well as animal health. These are harmful microbes which mainly includes fungi and bacteria. These biocidal products help to prevent and control unwanted microbial growth in wide range of coating, construction materials and energy products. Biocidal products have several broader functions such as disinfectants, preservatives, pesticides and other biocidal products. These biocides are of various types such as organic compounds, halogen compounds, metallic compounds, nitrogen compounds, and so on. These products are used by various end-users industries such as water treatment, food and beverages, personal care, wood preservatives, paints & coatings.
Each of these segmentations has been studied to give comprehensive analysis of the global biocides market. The overall market has also been consolidated from the perspective of different geographic locations into standard geographic regions and key economies for this market. Additionally, this report encompasses opportunity analysis, porter analysis, pricing analysis and market forces such as drivers, constraints and challenges that are involved to drive the overall biocides market.
Competitive landscape for each type of biocides are highlighted and key market players are profiled with attributes of business overview, financials, business strategies, product portfolio and recent developments pertaining to biocides. Market shares of the key players for 2015 are also provided. The report encompasses the most detailed and in-depth segmentation and analysis of the biocides market for the period 2015 – 2020. Among a wide range of manufacturers which contribute to the global market.
Sample Companies Profiled in this Report are:
- Dow Chemical (U.S.),
- BASF (Germany),
- Stepan (U.S.),
- Lubrizol (U.S.),