is a sterilizing and preserving organic liquid compound. This aldehyde available in the form of aqueous solution, and is colorless and oily liquid with pungent odor. This compound is strong sterilizer, irritant and toxic. Moreover, Gluteraldehyde is formaldehyde free, biodegradable, non-carcinogenic, nonpersistent and non-bio-accumulative. Due to its properties, it is widely used in water treatments and high level disinfection. Besides, the 0.1% to 1% concentration of gluteraldehyde is used as biocide and preservative.
The major market trends and dynamics are covered in the report which offers detailed and broad coverage on the market. The market dynamic section includes the factors driving and restraining the market. Moreover, the challenges and opportunities are also been covered in the report. The high demand in healthcare industry due to its cold disinfection properties is the major driver impacting the growth of gluteraldehyde market. Industries such as paper and plup, petroleum and animal health have opened several opportunities for gluteraldehyde market. Moreover, the increasing demand of gluteraldehydethe countries such as Australia, the U.K., Norway, and France have boosted the growth of the market. The report also identifies the macro and micro economic factors affecting the growth of the industry. Moreover, the strategic analysis section in the report covers the value chain analysis, pricing analysis, opportunity analysis, product life cycle analysis, and supplier and distributor analysis.
The report classifies the global gluteraldehyde market
with respect to – market by applications/ end user industry and geography. The major applications analyzed in the report includes healthcare industry, fixative, biocides, cleaning agent, water treatment, cosmetics, aquaculture, microscopy, and tanning. 1% to 2% of aqueous solution of gluteraldehyde is used as cold disinfectant in the healthcare industry; whereas 10% to 50% solution is used in water treatment process. Both these applications account for considerably larger share in the overall market. However, cosmetic and tanning industry have high growth opportunities for gluteraldehyde in the market.The report is also analyzed based on geographic regions that comprises of Americas, Europe, APAC and others to provide comprehensive analysis about the market.
North America and Europe accounts for larger share in the market; whereas, the countries in Asia-Pacific including Australia, China, Japan, and India have high growth opportunities for gluteraldehyde market.
The key players’ analysis and their competitiveness in the market is highlighted in the report. The detailed insights on the key business strategies and developments are also tracked and mentioned in the report. The major manufacturers that are profiled in the report are:
- BASF SE
- Dow Chemicals
- Union Carbide Corporation
- Finoric LLC
- Laohekou Jinghong Chemical Co., Ltd.