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Calcium chloride

Calcium chloride is used extensively in oil industry, for treating roads in winter and in cement paint manufacturing.

We manufacture high and consistent quality calcium chloride granules with minimum 94 per cent purity. The granular form helps customer by reducing handling trouble.

Product specifications:
Formula CaCl2
Specifications CaCl2, per cent by mass, min 94%
Appearance: White granules
Granule size: 1 – 4 mm
pH of 1% aqueous solution: > 7.0
MgCl2, per cent by mass, max: 0.50
Iron as Fe, ppm, max: 100
Matter insoluble in water, per cent by mass, max: 0.05
Ca(OH)2, per cent by mass, max :0.02
Applications
  • Extensively used in oil and gas industry as a part of mud chemical or completion fluid
  • Used as an ice-melting compound
  • Raw material for cement paint manufacturing
  • Calcium chloride can also be used as a dehumidifier/ drying agent
  • Use as an additive in plastics
  • A drainage aid for wastewater treatment
  • An additive in fire extinguishers
  • An additive in control scaffolding in blast furnaces
  • As a thinner in fabric softener
  • An electrolyte
  • A food preservative
  • It is even found in snack foods, to retard freezing of the caramel in cold conditions
  • It can be used to make a substitute to restore the natural balance between calcium and protein for the purposes of making cheese
Packaging / transportation
  • 25 / 50 kg laminated HDPE bags with double liners
  • Jumbo bags 500 / 750 / 1000 kg
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