Potassium Hydroxide

  • Caustic Potash
  • CAS 1310-58-3
  • Molar weight 56,1056 g/mol
  • Chemical formula KOH

It is used in various chemical, industrial, and manufacturing applications. Potassium Hydroxide is also a precursor to other potassium compounds. In food products, potassium hydroxide acts as a pH control agent, stabiliser, and food thickener.

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Potassium Hydroxide
  • Caustic Potash
  • CAS 1310-58-3
  • Chemical formula KOH
  • Molar weight 56,1056 g/mol

Product details of Potassium Hydroxide

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Chemical formula

KOH

CAS number

1310-58-3

Molar weight

56,1056 g/mol

Specific Gravity

1.45

Melting Point

360 °C

Boiling Point

1,327 °C


Applications

  • Bleaching agents
  • Agricultural chemicals (non-pesticide)
  • Cosmetics Preparation of Soaps
  • Electrical and electronic products
  • Fabric, textile, and leather products
  • Household industrial
  • Laundry and dishwashing products
  • Lawn and garden care
  • Lubricants
  • Metal processing
  • pH Control

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