Salt

Salt

 

  • Introduction:

Salt or sodium chloride (NaCl) is available in seawater and is one of the essential elements in human’s life.

  • Applications:

For human consumption.

Used in production of caustic soda and chlorine.

It is being used in the production of aluminum.

As an emulsifier, it is used in the production of rubber.

It has applications in the drilling industry.

 

  • Specification:

 

Requirements

Unit

Spec.

Purity as NaCl

Wt %

95 min

Water Insoluble Solids

Wt %

3 max

Moisture Content

Wt %

0.5 max

Passed through ASTM sieve No 5 (mesh 5)

%

100

Passed through ASTM sieve No 10 (mesh 9)

%

95 min

Passed through ASTM sieve No 14 (mesh 12)

%

90 min

 

  • Packaging:

25 Kg Bag, 1 Mt Jumbo Bag & Neg.

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