Potassium Formate solution is a clear, near colourless liquid which is manufactured from Potassium Hydroxide and Formic Acid to produce strengths of 50% to 75%.
The product is typically supplied in bulk tankers, 200 litre drums and 1000 litre IBC’s for use in latex manufacture, oil drilling, de-icing formulations and heat transfer fluids.
■ Product data and typical properties
Molecular weight: 84.12
Specific Gravity at 20°C: 1.53 (typical)
Crystallisation temperature: -10°C approx.
Appearance: clear to pale yellow liquid
Assay: % HCOOK 70.0 ± 2.0
pH (20°C, neat): 8.5 ± 1.0
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.
For handling information please consult the documentation