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Sodium Percarbonate Properties

Sodium Percarbonate

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Sodium percarbonate is a adduct of sodium carbonate and hydrogen peroxide. It is an oxidizing agent and it is used as additives in synthetic detergent and cleaning agent for daily use.It is used as bleaching, dying and finishing agents in textile industry. It is used as bleaching agent in papermaking industry. It is also used as sterilizing agent for tableware, metal surface treatengt agent, bactericide, scale and bad smell remover.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White solid
CAS Number 15630-89-4
EINECS Number 239-707-6
Main Hazards Irritant, Oxidizer
Molar Mass 314.06g/mol
Molecular Formula 2Na2CO3.3(H2O2)
NFPA 704 H-2, F-0, R-2, C-NA
Related Compounds Sodium perborate;
Sodium persulfate;
Sodium perphosphate
Solubility 120 g/l
Synonyms PCS;Sodium carbonate hydrogen peroxide; Sodium carbonate peroxyhydrate