Caustic SodaCaustic Soda Solution holds the formula NaOH and is mainly used as a strong chemical base in the manufacture of pulp and paper, textiles, drinking water, soaps and detergents and as a drain cleaner.
Cleaning Chemicals & Detergents
An industrial cleaning agent where it is often called "caustic". A common use in the production of parts washer detergents.
Used in demanding cleaning applications, such as breweries, bakeries and other food processing environments.
Oil & Gas
Petroleum industry - petroleum products refining
Food preparation - include washing or chemical peeling of fruits and vegetables, chocolate and cocoa processing, caramel colouring production, poultry scalding, soft drink processing, and thickening ice cream. For degreasing and treatment of packaging in food industry (dairy plants, fat-and-oil plants, liquor enterprises, tobacco plants)
An additive in drilling mud to increase alkalinity in bentonite mud system
Esterification and trans esterification reagent - traditionally used in soap making (cold process soap, saponification).
Chemical pulping - widely used in pulping of wood for making paper or regenerated fibres.
Dissolving amphoteric metals and compounds
Powerful means for pH adjustment, neutralizing water streams and contributing to reducing corrosion.
As a solution it appears clear with no distinguishing odor
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Available in the following sizes.