A liquid having organic solvent like odor.
Zinc pyrithione is a coordination complex of zinc. This colourless solid is used as an antifungal and antibacterial agent. This coordination complex, which has many names, was first reported in the 1930s.
Sodium Pyrithione inhibits the growth of fungi, yeast, mold and bacteria. It is used in formulating anti-microbial property in paint, sealants, shampoo, adhesive and aerosol. Amine N-oxides are active components in body care products such as shampoo, bubble bath, and hand-soap formulations as they are cationic and can act as a mild conditioner in acidic media.