|Mol. Formula||Ca(IO3)2, Ca(IO3)2.H2O|
|Mol. Weight||389.90, 407.9|
|Category||Antiseptic, Source of Iodine|
|Description||A white to off white crystalline powder.|
|Solubility||Slightly soluble in water and insoluble in alcohol.|
|Heavy Metals||Not more than 4 mg/kg|
|Arsenic||Passes as per test|
|Cadmium||Passes as per test|
|Mercury||Passes as per test|
|Iodine Content for Anhydrous||Not less than 63.5%|
|Iodine Content for Monohydrate||Not less than 61.6%|
|Assay as Calcium salt Anhydrous||Not less than 97.5%|
|Assay as Calcium salt Monohydrate||Not less than 99.0%|
Uses : It is used as a dough conditioner. It is an oxidant added to lotions and ointments as an antiseptic, disinfectant and deodorant. It is used in animal feed to correct iodine deficiency and prevent various animal diseases. In food industry it is used for iodisation of table salt.
Standard Packing: 25 Kg Fibre Drum / HDPE Drum with double inner polythene bag.