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Caustic Potash

Product information, characteristics and applications

Caustic potash flake is a white/colourless solid with many industrial applications. It is a precursor to most soft and liquid soaps as well as numerous potassium containing chemicals. Caustic Potash is an irritant product, which can be corrosive and harmful to humans as it can cause severe burns. Used in the manufacturing process of biodiesel, it can also used in the manufacturing of soaps, cleaning disinfectant and manicure treatments. There are many uses of this product in pH adjustment and as a chemical intermediate.

Industries that Caustic Potash are used in include

  • Industrial
  • Cleaning Products & Detergents
  • Engineering, Metal & Surface Treatment
  • Cosmetics & Personal Care
  • Power, Energy & Oil Field

Other names

  • Potassium Hydroxide
  • KOH

Caustic Potash Flake product quality and technical details

  • CAS Registry Number: 1310-58-3
  • Chemical Formula: KOH

Caustic Potash Flake hazard transport information

  • UN:1813
  • Shipping name: Potassium Hydroxide, solid
  • Class: 8
  • Packing group: II

Caustic Potash Flake product packaging

  • 25kg bag

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