Calcium Hypochlorite Ca(OCl)2
CAS Number: 7778-54-3
Batch number: V003
Chemical Formula: Ca Cl 2 O 2 Mixture of dibasic salt of calcium hypochloride, calcium oxychloride, calcium chloride and calcium hydroxide.
External Appearance: White or light colored powder with lumps.
Specification: Active chlorine content minimum by mass 27 %: established 30.03%
Physical Properties: Density (bulk weight g/cm 3 ): 0.6 – 0.9
Applications: Degassing, bleaching, potable water decontamination and desinfection.
Packing: Polypropylene bags with polyethylene liners 25kg each.
Transportation and Storage: All covered carriers except for airborne carriers. Store in closed non-heated, dark and well-aired rooms.
Guaranteed storage term is one year.
Special Properties and Safety Precautions: Calcium Hypochloride dust and released chlorine irritates mucous of respiratory tract and skin cover. Calcium Hypochloride is non-combustible, but it is a strong oxidizer, it may cause inflammation of organic products if contacted. Use special garments and filtering gas mask for working with Calcium Hypochloride.
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