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What is Calcium Chloride and How to Buy Calcium Chloride?

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What is Calcium Chloride?

Calcium chloride is a chemical composed of the elements chlorine and calcium, the chemical formula CaCl2, slightly bitter.  It is a typical ionic halide, white, hard fragments or particles at room temperature.  Common applications include brine for refrigeration, road deicing and desiccant.

Calcium chloride

Item Calcium Chloride Dihydrate Calcium Chloride Anhydrous
CAS 10035-04-8 10043-52-4
Chemical Formula CaCl2.2H2O CaCl2
Purity as CaCl2 74%min 94%min
Alkalinity as Ca(OH)2 0.2%min 0.25%min
Total Alkali Chloride as (NaCl) 5.0%min 5.0%min
Water Insoluble 0.15%min 0.25%min
Fe 0.006%min 0.006%min
PH 7.5-11.0
MgCl2 0.5%max
CaSo4 0.05%max
Appearance White flake, powder and granule White powder
Standard Package 25kg/1000kg woven bags with PE liner inside


What is Calcium Chloride used for ?

By depressing the freezing point of water, calcium chloride is used to prevent ice formation and de-ice. More effective at lower temperatures than sodium chloride.

Calcium chloride is highly hygroscopic. It can be sprayed on road to prevent weathering, giving the road a wet appearance even in dry weather.

Calcium chloride solution has a high density and contains a large amount of calcium ions, as a drilling additive, it can play a role in lubricating and facilitating the extraction of drilling mud.

Calcium chloride can dry industrial gases such as nitrogen, oxygen, hydrogen, sulfur dioxide, etc. calcium chloride can also be used as a dehydrating agent for alcohols, esters, ethers and acrylic resins. Calcium chloride aqueous solution is an important refrigerant for refrigerators and ice making.

Calcium chloride is mainly used to produce a surface active solution, which is sprayed on the tunnel and in the mine to control dust and reduce the risk of mine operations. Calcium chloride solution can also be sprayed on the open cola seam to prevent freezing of the coal seam.

Calcium chloride can by used as an additive in drinking water or beverages to increase the mineral content and as a flavoring agent. It can also be used as a refrigerant and preservative for quick freezing of food.

What are the storage conditions for Calcium Chloride ?

Safety measures and precautions for carriage Stored in the warehouse of shady cool, ventilated, dry, keep good packages.

How is Calcium Chloride exported?

For large orders:

LCL or FCL from Port of Shanghai, China. 25kg/plastic weaves bag.

For samples:

By Fedex or DHL

calcium chloride

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