Potassium Chloride

Product description

Potassium chloride (KCI) is a white crystal or crystalline powder metal halide salt composed of potassium and chloride. The solid odorless, white, or colorless vitreous crystals readily dissolve in water. Its solutions have a salt-like taste. Potassium chloride is a naturally occurring mineral that is sometimes added to pet foods as a potassium supplement.

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SylviteMuriate of Potash


Chemical FormulaKCl
CAS Number7447-40-7
Physical FormWhite crystal or crystalline powder

Key applications

  • Potassium chloride is as a fertilizer. It is also used as a salt replacer or to provide potassium enrichment in many different food products including: Baby formulas
  • Cereals,Frozen food
  • Meats,Snack foods
  • such as chips or crisps
  • Sports/electrolyte drinks
  • Soups,Sauces
  • Snack/meal bars.

More information

We at Brenntag offer different grades of Potassium Chloride such as: Feed and Food

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