Denatonium benzoate is one of the bitterest compounds known and is frequently used as a bitterant in many applications.  Uses range from denaturing liquids and gases to the addition to plastics and coatings as a pest deterrent.

  • Approach

    Denatonium benzoate is one of the bitterest compounds known and is frequently used as a bitterant in many applications.  Uses range from denaturing liquids and gases to the addition to plastics and coatings as a pest deterrent. 

  • Sample Considerations

    At least 10 grams of material is required.  However, the amount can vary depending on the concentration of denatonium benzoate in the sample.

  • Experience

    This general method is used for multiple plastic additives.

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