Trisnol Replaces Carbomer in Kenya


Trisnol, a newly unveiled polymeric thickener has hit the Kenyan market, thanks to scarcity of the carbomer

Announcing its release, Betty Industrial Chemicals Ltd, a giant wholesale supplier of industrial raw materials, termed Trisnol as a game changer

Initially it was hiked price for the gelling agent Carbomer after coronadisease outbreak. Few weeks down the road, carbapol, whose normal price was Ksh 1,500 per kilogram, shot 100 times higher. This saw a gram of the gelling agent go for 15 shilling!

Spelt doom

Local manufacturers of hand sanitiser lost hope in minting millions in many future and sale of hand sanitiser, however, the hope has been rekindled with unveiling of Trisnol