Material: Potassium Carbonate is a white salt, soluble in water (insoluble in alcohol), which forms a strongly alkaline solution. It is deliquescent, often appearing as a damp or wet solid. Other terms for potassium carbonate include Carbonate of Potash, Dipotassium Carbonate, Dipotassium Salt, Pearl Ash, Potash, Salt of Tartar and Salt of Wormwood. Potassium Carbonate is used for soap, glass and frit production. It also has uses in the pharmaceutical and fertilizer industries.
Grades: Technical and Food grades available in powder, prills and solution.
Packaging: Material is available in bags for solids and in IBC's or bulk road tankers for solutions.
Availability: Normally a stock item.