Potassium Acetate Solution is a clear, near colourless liquid manufactured by reacting Potassium Hydroxide and Glacial Acetic Acid to produce strengths of 52% or 57%.
The product is typically supplied in bulk tankers, 200 litre drums or 1000 litre IBC’s for use within the pharmaceutical, oilfield and specialised de-icer industries.
■ Product data and typical properties
Molecular weight: 98.15
Specific Gravity (20°C): 1.29 (typical)
Crystallisation temperature: Less than -10°C
Appearance: near clear liquid
Assay: % KCOOCH3 52.0 ± 1.0
pH (20°C, neat): 11.0 ± 0.2
The product is tested using our standard analytical methods.
Road tankers, according to transport regulations.
1000 litre Intermediate bulk containers (IBCs), 200 and 25 litre polyethylene drums.