BIOSAFE* Biodegradable Carrier for Herbicides

Product Description

BIOSAFE is a readily biodegraded solvent that replaces diesel fuel when used in mixtures with herbicides in cut stump applications in forestry situations.

BIOSAFE is a pale yellow oily liquid made from renewable resources and readily biodegraded. When used with good industrial hygiene practices it poses a very low risk to the user and environment.

Product Usage

Forestry: When used as a carrier for forestry herbicides in cut stump applications, it will provide solvency without the disagreeable odour, handling issues and environmental hazards inherently associated with diesel.

BIOSAFE has been tested for compatibility with the following Herbicide products
  • Access*
  • Starane* 200
  • Garlon* 600
  • Key Points

  • Low toxicity means that it poses a low health and safety risk for users.
  • Readily Biodegradable means that it will have a low environmental impact.
  • Excellent solvency properties make it an effective replacement for diesel.
  • Evaluation and Testing

  • Colour: 5 Gardner
  • Moisture:0.06%
  • Specific Gravity (20C): 0.88
  • Viscosity (40C): 4.5 cSt
  • Cloud Point:-100C
  • Acid Value:1
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    Storage and Safety

    When stored indoors at temperatures below 40C and in closed original containers, this product can be stored for at least 1 year.

    Refer to MSDS at www.vicchem.com for further information.

    BIOSAFE is nontoxic, biodegradable and not classified as a dangerous good.

    According to experience this product is considered to be harmless to health if used in the correct manner. Skin and eye contact should be avoided.

    Refer to MSDS at www.vicchem.com