Sulphuric Acid 98% (Commercial Grade)
Sulphuric Acid 98% (H2SO4)
||Clear Colorless liquid
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Sulphuric acid is and important reagent in a large number of processes. Among the many uses, some of the major applications are as below
⇒ Catalyst and dehydrating agent in many organic chemical manufacturing and petrochemical processes.
⇒ In the manufacturing of detergents
⇒ In the manufacturing of titanium dioxide ( a widely used white pigment ), and other dyes and pigments.
⇒ In the manufacturing of fertilizers mainly phosphates but also zinc, ammonium and potassium sulphates
⇒ In the manufacturing process for a range of plastics.
⇒ Metal processing such as pickling and de-scaling of steel, and non-ferrous metal plating and purification.
Some of its other uses includes:
Drug production via sulphonation, manufacturing of food acids ( citric and lactic acid ) and edible oils, Adhesives, Explosives, Synthetic rubber, water and effluent treatment, chlorine drying, wood pulping, leather tanning, batteries etc.
Dangers and Precautions for Handling Product:
⇒ Toxic, Causes severe damage to eyes, skin & air passage
⇒ Reaction with moist air produces mist, which has severe irritant effect on eyes, skin & air passage
⇒ Store the material in stainless steel or HM HDPE containers. Avoid contact with moisture
⇒ Fire risk in contact with organic substances.
ISO tanks, tanker load, 35 / 50 / 300 kgs HMHDPE can / drums.