Aquapharm offers a biodegradable chelant GLDA which is a viable alternative to NTA and EDTA. Aquapharm GLDA is NTA free and more than 50% carbons coming from Plant source
GLDA is classified as readily biodegradable as per OECD 301D tests. In trials, GLDA has proved to have an optimal balance between biodegradability, metal chelation and ease of use.
It has uses in Industrial Cleaning, Food Processing, Personal Care, Kitchen Cleaning and Automatic Dishwashing amongst many others. GLDA is free from genetically modified raw materials and is not irritating to skin or eyes.