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Potassium oxalate monohydrate

Potassium oxalate monohydrate

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White crystalline powder
•    Product ID : OX14
•    Purity : 99%
•    CAS : 6487-48-5 
•    Formula : C2H2K2O5
•    MW : 184.21g/mol
•    MP : 352-360C
•    Solubility : 360-368g/L
•    pH: 7-8 (10wt% aqueous solution)


Potassium oxalate monohydrate is a white, crystalline, hygroscopic, water-soluble salt. It is useful as reducing agent for photography, bleaching, and rust removal. Other critical uses include its application as a purifying agent in pharmaceutical industry; precipitating agent in rare-earth metal processing; bleaching agent in textile and wood industry; grinding agent; waste water treatment; acid rinse in laundries; as well as removing scale from automobile radiators. Such uses can be generally categorized as:
•    Preservative
•    Chelating agent
•    Anticoagulant 
•    Biological buffering agent
•    Biofilm removal agent
•    Precipitant
•    Rust remover
•    Bleaching additive
•    Potassium nitrate alternative

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