Niacet Potassium Acetate 70% Solution
Knowde Enhanced TDS
Identification & Functionality+
Applications & Uses+
- Pharmaceutical and very pure grade Potassium Acetate can be used in the manufacture of antibiotics, penicillin, insulin and in haemo- and peritoneal dialysis solutions.
- Pure and technical grade Potassium Acetate can be used as a polymerization catalyst and in the production of polyurethane foam and in carbon black production.
- The product is also used as a dehydrating agent, a textile conditioner, a flame retardant and as a drilling fluid additive.
- Potassium Acetate (technical grade) can be used in fertilizers as a potassium source with a potassium (K) level of minimum 39.0% (94.0% expressed as K2O).
|Value||Units||Test Method / Conditions|
|Arsenic content||max. 3||ppm||-|
|Iron Content||max. 5||-||-|
|Assay Content||min. 70.0 +/- 1||-||-|
|Heavy metals Content||max. 30||-||-|
|pH (10% solution)||7-8.5||-||-|
|0°C||216 g/100 ml|
|20°C||256 g/100 ml|
|80°C||269 g/100 ml|
Packaging & Availability+
Potassium Acetate is available in pharmaceutical, very pure and technical grades.
Potassium Acetate is packed in 25kg polyethylene lined paper bags or 500kg big bags. The solutions are available in bulk.
Storage & Handling+
Pharmaceutical grade Potassium Acetate is stable for 3 years from date of production. All other grades have 2 years stability. Physical stability and appearance may change before the end of shelf-life if not stored single-stacked in closed original packaging, dry and at room temperature. Potassium Acetate is very hygroscopic.