|Category||Topical Antiseptic & Source of Iodine|
|Description||White crystalline powder|
|Solubility||Slowly soluble in water, insoluble in Ethanol (96%).|
|Clarity & colour of solution||5 % solution is clear and colourless|
|pH of 5 % solution||Between 5 and 8|
|Iodide||Not more than 20 ppm|
|Sulphate||Not more than 50 ppm|
|Heavy metals||Not more than 20 ppm|
|Loss on drying||Not more than 0.5 % w/w|
|Assay||Between 99 and 100.5 % w/w|
Uses: It is sometimes used for iodination of table salt. It is used as source for iodine, as an antiseptic. It is also an ingredient in baby formula milk.
Standard Packing: 25 Kg Fibre Drum / HDPE Drum with double inner polythene bag.