Sodium Acetate Trihydrate
Sodium acetate trihydrate is a kind of as crystals and is easily soluble in water.
Sodium acetate trihydrate is available in FCC,Technical,USP and ACS grades.
|Sodium Acetate（on the anhydrous basis）||99.0-101.0||99.0-101.0||58.0-60.0||99.0-101.0|
|pH of a 5% solution at 20℃||7.5-9.0||7.5-9.0||7.5-9.0||7.5-7.92|
|Water（loss on drying,120℃，240min）%≦||38.0-41.0||36.0-41.0||36.0-41.0||36.0-41.0|
|Heavy metals（as Pb）%≦||0.001||0.0000001||0.0005|
|Free alikali（as Na2CH3）%≦||0.05|
|Calcium（Ca）%≦||To pass test||0.005|
|Magnesium（Mg）%≦||To pass test||0.002|
|Potassium（K）%≦||To pass test||To pass test||0.005|
|Organic volatile impurities||To pass test|
|Potassium permanganate insolubles||To pass test||To pass test|
Both grades conform to:U.S.Food Chemicals Codex5/The criteria of purity of the EC(specified for E262).
On request:USP 27.
Methods of analysis
Details of test methods can be supplied on request.
Sodium acetate trihydrate is packaged in woven bags.
Storage and handling
The product should be stored in its original packing or in a suitable sealed container and kept in a clean and dry place.Storage conditions should preferably be a sheltered environment with limited temperature variations and low humidity levels.Touch the package with water or any other liquid directly will cause the product to cake,should not be stacked in pallets.Under normal conditions,the use of this product does not cause any undue health hazard.Precautions must be taken to prevent solid or liquid product to contact with skin or eyes.
First aid measures
Eye contact:In case of contact with eyes,rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
Skin contact:Wash with water.Remove contaminated clothing,which should be washed before re-use.
Ingestion:Rinse the mouth with water.Obtain medical attention.
Sodium acetate trihydrate presents little fire hazard.
Sodium acetate trihydrat is used in the pharmaceutical industry,as a buffer in the photographic industry and as a supplement for animal feeds to increase the milk fat production of dairy cattle.It is also used in the production of dye stuffs,as a polymerization catalyst,as a polymer stabilizer,as a flavouring agent,and in the manufacture of hydroxyl oximes,which are used as extractants in hydrometallurgy.
|Flash point ℃||>250|
|Solubility in water||at 20℃ g/100ml 119.0|
|Solubility in water||at 100℃ g/100ml 170.2|
The solid or solution contact with eyes may cause irritability and inflammation.Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause slight pain.A large number of take in can cause the nose,throat and upper respiratory tract infection.