Optical brighteners are also known as fluorescent lighting agents, fluorescent whitening agents or optical bighting agents. These are the chemical compounds that absorb light in violet and ultraviolet regions of the elctromegnetic spectrum. Phosphoresce emission is a long-lived period of light emission unlike fluorescent emission which is short lived. Optical brighteners minimize the amount of yellow light and to enhance blue light to make things appear whiter. Optical brighteners improve the lightness and offset the yellow cast. It also absorbs the invisible ultraviolet light. —
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In addition, these are mainly virtual colorless compound and aren’t readily bioaccumulate and biodegradable. This make them posing for potential hazard to aquatic life. European Ecolabel Commission on criteria for laundry agents stated that optical brighteners go through photo degradation. Also, several metabolites may be produced that are not yet recognized. Major applications in the market are in printing inks, manufacture of paper, textiles, cosmetics and paints.
In addition, they are also used in some interesting ways like assisting with medical diagnostics procedures, detecting waste water leakage and marinating crops as biopesticides. For making clothes appear cleaner, Brighteners are usually added to laundry agents. Chinese optical brighteners industry is likely to experience high growth owing to the increased demand of paints segment in the region.
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Based on geography, the overall market is segmented in RoW, North America, Asia-Pacific and Europe. Over the past few years, Europe led the market for optical brighteners. Although, In terms of value and volume, Asia Pacific is projected to be the most dominant region in the optical brighteners market. Chinese optical brighteners industry is projected to be leading the regional market in Asia Pacific.
Major targeted audience for optical brighteners industry is investment research firms, distributors, Research organization, traders and government agencies. Key firms operating in worldwide optical brighteners industry are Clarian, BASF, 3 V and Huntsman.
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