Aluminum sulfate is a chemical agent most commonly used in water purification, for the pH regulation of garden soil and in waste water treatment. Medically, it is primarily used as a coagulating agent in minor cuts and abrasions as well as deodorant.
|Molar Weight||342.15 g/mol (anhydrous); 666.44 g/mol (octadecahydrate)|
|Melting Point||770 °C|
|Boiling Point||759.71 °C|
|Specific Gravity||2.672 g/cm3 (anhydrous); 1.62 g/cm3 (octadecahydrate)|
Synonyms: Aluminiumssalt, Alunogenite, Cake alumimium, Filter aluminium, Alum, Aluminum Sulphate, Liquid Alum, Sulfate Aluminum Solution, Sulphuric Acid, Aluminum Salt
Chemical Formula: Al2(SO4)3
CAS Number: 10043-01-3