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Sodium Formate
Jan 18, 2018

Sodium Formate

CAS #: 141-53-7

Molecular Weight: 68.01

Chemical Formula: HCOONa

Synonyms: Formic Acid Sodium Salt

Appearance:Sodium Formate is white or pale yellow crystalline solid with slightly deliquescence under room temperature.

Solubility:It is soluble in water and glycerin, and slightly soluble in alcohol, alcohol, but insoluble in ether.

Package type:To be packed with plastic lined composite bag with net weight 25kg.


1.Sodium Formate is used as the camouflage acid in chrome tanning process in leather industry, used as the reducing agent of catalyst, stabilizing agent and in printing and dyeing industry, and used for producing insurance powder, oxalic acid and formic acid. Additionally also used for the precipitation of precious metals.

2. The complex ion of trivalent metal can be formed in solution. It has a buffer function, so it can be used for calibrated pH value of strong acid.

3.Sodium Formate is also used for alkyd resin coating, plasticizer, high explosive, acid resistant material, aviation lubricating oil, and adhesive additive.


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