"Fact Sheet - stockholm tar.ai"
ANIMAL & LEATHER CARE PRODUCTS Sharing in the Caring... FACT SHEET PURE STOCKHOLM TAR EQUINADE PURE STOCKHOLM TAR is the only genuine Swedish Stockholm Tar on the Australian market today. Substitute materials are marketed as stockholm tar, but should not be used as a veterinary product. Whilst black in colour, the substitute is a residue of charcoal production; its correct description is poly phenolic liquor which contains hazardous chemicals and 14% to 22% water. Coal tar is also used as a substitute. It is commonly used in coal tar epoxy enamels and contains benzopyrene (C2OH12) which is hazardous and toxic. These products are hardly suitable for veterinarian applications. EQUINADE PURE STOCKHOLM TAR is 100% pure pine tar, is free of water and produced by special extraction and vacuum distilled. In this genuine form of tar, there are no harsh substances created, as distinct from destructive distillation where phenols QUINADE are formed. EQUINADE PURE STOCKHOLM TAR is non-toxic and not flammable (flashpoint of 110°C). It has a mild antiseptic action and is commonly used as an ingredient in preparations for skin diseases, tar soaps, medicated shampoos, animal dips and foot preparations for animals. This is why Equinade use the genuine product and pack PURE STOCKHOLM TAR in containers from 500 ml to 20 litres for veterinarian applications. EQUINADE - Outperforms the Others. ian For all the facts on our complete product range of animal and A ustral Made leather care products, visit www.equinade.com