Soaking Agents

Eborol K

soaking agent

Chemical composition

blend of wetting agents with bactericides


light - yellow, transparent liquid

pH - value (1:10)

8.0 - 10.0




stable to acids, alkalis and salts under usual tannery conditions


in warm and cold water in any concentration, can be added undiluted

Field of application

For the rehydration and prevention of bacterial growth in the soaking bath.



  • accelerates the soaking process by its good wetting properties
  • prevents from bacterial growth even in a prolonged soaking process
  • the effect of soaking enzymes is not affected



      Eborol K is applied undiluted to the pre-soaking bath and the main-soaking bath.

      Salted cured hides

      Pre-soaking bath

      Eborol K

      0.2 % - 0.3 % 

      Main-soaking bath

      Eborol K

      0.2 % - 0.4 % 

      Dried hides and skins

      Pre-soaking bath

      Eborol K

      0.3 % - 0.4 % 

      Main-soaking bath

      Eborol K

      0.4 % - 0.8 % 


      Eborol K is a technical product and variations in colour and viscosity can happen. The properties for application are not touched by this.

      Storage temperature

      Storage at temperatures between 10 °C and 40 °C. Parts of the product can crystallize at temperatures below 10 °C.

      Shelf life

      Up to 12 months in the original sealed packing.


      Stir before use. Stirring and heating up to room temperature is dissolving crystals formed in cold.

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