SODIUM HYDROXIDE also known as caustic soda is a product based on a solution of sodium chloride “NaCI” which becomes NaOH. Sodium hydroxide solutions are colorless and highly alkaline.

It is a transparent, highly soluble liquid with a slightly viscous appearance, depending on its concentration.

Sodium hydroxide is often used in the chemical industry, to control an alkaline medium or regulate the acidity of a process.

It is used in paper pulp manufacture, natural fiber processing, water treatment and the oil industry. It is also the main agent in drain unblockers.

Available products

  • 50% Sodium Hydroxide

Available formats

  • 20 L
  • 205 L

Applications and use

  • Used for aluminum production in the steel and mettalurgical industries
  • Paper production
  • Refining of crude oil and mineral oils in the pretrochemical industry
  • In the cosmetics industry – production of hard soap (sodium), laundry detergents, exfoliating masks,
  • Industrial cleaning
  • Component of many plasticizers in the construction industry
  • pH regulation in water treatment processes
  • Raw material in the manufacture of pigments and colorants for paints
  • Pharmaceutical and chemical industries
  • Disease control and plant protection in fruit growing

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