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Boiler Water Oxygen Scavenger with DEHA - Bottle

Boiler Water Oxygen Scavenger with DEHA - Bottle

Acepta 6049 is a high performance, highly concentrated DEHA and neutralizing amine based solid boiler water oxygen scavenger scientifically formulated for the treatment and protection of boiler systems from oxygen associated corrosion issues.

Acepta 6049 is a solid boiler water oxygen scavenger and neutralizing amine product and is based on diethylhydroxylamine (DEHA). It is designed to remove dissolved oxygen from boiler systems, whilst providing excellent metal passivation.

As a volatile organic, DEHA will also help to protect steam distribution systems from oxygen corrosion. In the presence of heat, a portion of Acepta 6049 breaks down to form neutralizing amines which help elevate the pH of the condensate system helping to protect it from carbonic acid attack. This process may reduce or even eliminate the need for additional neutralizing amine. DEHA does not add dissolved solids to the system.

Acepta 6049 is available in fully recyclable plastic bottles each containing 5.5kg of concentrated solid chemical.

Acepta 6049 is packaged in cases containing 4 x 5.5kg bottles.

Each case weighs 21.8kg.

Product Benefits

  • Innovative solid chemical technology
  • High performance boiler water oxygen scavenger and neutralizing amine
  • Based on diethylhydroxylamine (DEHA)
  • Provides excellent metal passivation
  • Helps protect systems from carbonic acid attack
  • Does not add dissolved solids
  • Significant safety improvements
  • Easy to handle, simple to dose
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Reduces carbon footprint
  • Significant space savings

Product Properties

Appearance: White solid
Odour: Amine odour
Boiling point: N/A
Melting point: N/A
Solubility in water: Complete but dissolves slowly
pH (1% solution): 9.5+

*Full details of the product properties are available in the Safety Data Sheet. See below.

Application & Dosage Information

Acepta 6049 is generally applied at 3 ppm of product per ppm of oxygen, although the feedrate is dependent upon the amount of feedwater, oxygen and alkalinity.

Testing & Control

Testing In Condensate Return
pH 7.0 – 8.5
Iron < 1 ppm
DEHA 80 – 120 ppm

Test kits suitable for monitoring and controlling the use of Acepta 6049 are available from Acepta.


Feed Acepta 6049 using an Acepta board system.

It is always advisable to carry out a 'Control Of Substances Hazardous to Health' (COSHH) assessment before use.

For further technical assistance concerning Accepta 6049 please contact Accepta.

Safety, Storage & Handling

For full details concerning safety precautions, storage and handling procedures for Accepta 6049 please refer to the latest Safety Data Sheet. To download the latest safety data for this product use the following link:

Safety Data for Accepta 6049

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