It is a liquid intermediate, and can be in industrial water treatment, biocides, leather tanning, etc.
be used for system disinfection and as a preservative for long term storage
Storage / transportion:
Glutaraldehyde 50% has a shelf life of 12 months in unopened, original containers and kept below 25ºC. Ensure thorough ventilation of stores and work areas. Avoid aerosol formation and keep under inert gas.
Always refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for detailed information on handling and disposal.