Potassium formate, 99% (water <2%), Alfa Aesar™
Brand: Alfa Aesar A14551.0I
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 590-29-4 Weight : 5.00000kg
Potassium formate acts as an intermediate in the formate potash process for the production of potassium. It is a deicing salt for used on roads. It serves as a corrosion inhibitor, an anti-scaling agent, a functional fluid, a processing aid and used in petroleum production.
Soluble in water and alcohol. Insoluble in ether.
Hygroscopic. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
|Formic acid potassium salt|
|165° to 168°C|
|Soluble in water|