Sodium hypochlorite is a chemical commonly found in bleach, water purifiers, and cleaning products, when dissolved in water it is commonly known as bleach, or liquid bleach. Sodium hypochlorite is a clear, slightly yellowish solution with a characteristic odor

Chemical formula

NaOCl

Uses

Sodium Hypochlorite is used in:

·       In water treatment, hypochlorite is used to disinfect water.

·       In households as liquid bleach, hypochlorite is used frequently for the purification and disinfection of the house.

·       Chemical industries, paint and lime industries,

·       Food industries,

·       Glass industries,

·       Paper industries,

·       Pharmaceutical industries,

·       Synthetics industries and waste disposal industries.

·       Textile industry.

·       It is sometimes added to industrial waste water, this is done to reduce odors.

·       Hypochlorite can be used to prevent algae and shellfish growth in cooling towers.



 

Packing:

In plastic drums of 25, 40, 50 L, also in plastic cubical of 1 Ton capacity.

 

Technical specifications

Specifications for Sodium Hypochlorite Liquid 12%

 

Sl.No

Parameter

Unit

Specification

Minimum

Maximum

1

Available Chlorine

g/l

120

 

 

2

Available Chlorine

% w/w

10

 

 

3

Free Alkalinity ( as NaOH)

g/l

10

 

 

4

Iron as Fe

Mg/kg

 

3.0