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Potassium Nitrite

POTASSIUM NITRITE used as oxidizing agent and corrosion inhibitor in washing with hot potash for removal of Co2 from gas streams like synthesis gas. It is more soluble than sodium nitrite and does not form sparingly soluble bicarbonate in carbon dioxide rich solutions. It is used as Preservative and Curing of Meat.   It is offered in Technical and Laboratory Grade.  It is available in the form of White or slight yellow powder, crystals packed in 25kg, 50kg HDPE Bag. We can offer it in many grades as per the application needs in different industry sectors.


Product Name Potassium Nitrite
Appearance White or slight yellow
Assay 98% min
CAS No 7758-09-0
Density 1.914986 g/cm3
Grade Standard Technical, Reagent grade
Molecular Formula KNO2
Molecular Weight 85.10379 g/mol
Minimum  Order Quantity 25kg
Physical State Powder
Packing Type 25kg,50kg HDPE Bag
Usage Food, Oxidation agent