Industrial Chemicals

CAUSTIC SODA (LYE & FLAKES) – NaOH
Caustic Soda (NaOH) is Sodium Hydroxide obtained from Electrolysis of brine. It is an inorganic compound, white solid and highly caustic metallic base and alkalisalt. It is is available in pellets, flakes, granules, and as prepared solutions at a number of different concentrations.

Applications

Extensively used in the manufacture of:

  • Poly Vinyl Chloride
  • Soaps & Detergents
  • Viscose Rayon
  • Zeolite
  • Paper & Pulp
  • Textiles & Dyes
  • Refineries
  • D M Water Plants for ion exchange
  • Various other Chemicals
  • Pharmaceutical Intermediates


AMMONIA LIQUOR
Ammonia solution is also known as ammonical liquor, ammonia liquor or aqua ammonia. Ammonia liquor is a solution of ammoniain water. Ammonia solutions decrease in density as the concentration of dissolved ammonia increases.

Applications

  • Cleaning Agent
  • Textile and dyes
  • Plywood industry
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Food production


FORMALDEHYDE
Formaldehyde(CH2O or HCHO) is colourless and has a characteristic pungent, irritating odour. It is an important precursor to many other materials and chemical compounds.

Applications

  • Textile industry
  • Plywood and carpeting
  • Disinfectant and biocide
  • Tissue fixative and embalming agent
  • Drug testing
  • Photography


Amyl Alcohol
An amyl alcohol is any of 8 alcohols with the formula C5H11OH. A mixture of amyl alcohols (also called amyl alcohol) can be obtained from fusel alcohol. Amyl alcohol is used as a solvent and in esterfication, for example in the production of amyl acetate.

Applications

  • Milk Fat Testing
  • Coating solvent
  • Amyl xanthate for mining
  • Lube oil additive
  • Extraction Solvent