LENGTH: 17 cm
WIDTH: 7 cm
HEIGHT: 10 cm
Industrial grade caustic potash flakes, also known as potassium hydroxide (KOH) or lye, is white, water soluble, odorless, corrosive to metals. Potassium Hydroxide is non-combustible, with a pH of 13.5, and is usually supplied in the form of powder, pellets or flakes.
Potassium Hydroxide Flakes have a wide range of uses, some of which include:
- Soap Making: It is a key ingredient in the production of liquid and bar soaps. Potassium Hydroxide Flakes are used to saponify fats and oils, which results in the production of soap.
- Fertilizers: KOH is used in the production of fertilizers to provide plants with essential nutrients such as potassium and phosphorus.
- Biodiesel Production: It is used to catalyze the production of biodiesel from vegetable oils and animal fats.
- Industrial Cleaning: Caustic potash flakes an excellent cleaning agent and is used to clean various industrial equipment and surfaces.