Sodium Hypochlorite

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    Characteristics

    Liquid with an available chlorine of 15% m/v (as Cl2)

    Properties and Applications

    Sodium hypochlorite is a clear pale greenish yellow solution produced by a carefully controlled reaction of chlorine and membrane caustic soda lye.

    (Cl2 + 2NaOH = NaOCl + NaCl + H2O)

    • Household bleach and sanitiser
    • Sanitising agent in industrial, institutional, farming and domestic formulated cleaners
    • Bleaching agent in pulp and paper industry
    • Oxidising

    Specification

    Criteria Specification
    Specific gravity at 20°C 1,23 minimum
    Available chlorine when dispatched as Cl2 15% m/v minimum
    Sodium hydroxide as NaOH 1,5% m/v minimum

    Remarks

    AIHA recommends a threshold of 2 mg/m³. Under some circumstances, the exposure limits for chlorine may be applicable.

    Stability

    Sodium hypochlorite produced by NCP Chlorchem remains stable (under correct storage conditions – refer Product Guide).

    Packing

    • Bulk road tankers (10 / 18/ 24 ton deliveries).
    • For more options, please contact the sales team on info@ncp.co.za