NEOZYME NP50 is a powder cellulase with buffer and surfactant incorporated, intended to be used for stone washing denim garments while maintaining low backstaining. NEOZYME NP50 has a wide operating range effective from 45 ºC to 55ºC and a pH range from pH 6.0 to pH 7.5. ADVANTAGES – Wide pH range. – Low backstaining properties. – Compatible with a wide range of detergents – Enables denim garment finishing with or without pumice stone thus reducing machine and garment damage. PROPERTIES Appearance : Powder Color : Slightly brown pH(1g/l) : 5.0 – 6.0 Solubility : Easily miscible in water. Compatibility : It is not compatible with strong acids, alkalis, oxidants or reducing agents. TECHNICAL DATA (typical) Optimum working temp. : 50 – 55ºC Optimum washes pH range : 6.0 – 6.5 Dosage rate : Depends upon desired effect (0.3% – 2.0%) Storage : Store in dry temperature conditions (5 – 25ºC). Shelf Life : 6 – 12 months depending upon storage conditions.