Sodium Bromide

Sodium bromide is extensively used medically as a hypnotic, anticonvulsant and a sedative. It is also used in conjunction with chlorine as a disinfectant for hot tubs and swimming pools.

Synonyms
Chemical Formula
NaBr
CAS Number
7647-15-6

Characteristics

Molar Weight
102.894g/mol
Melting Point
747 °C
Boiling Point
1,390 °C
Flash Point
800 °C
Density
3.21
Forms
White, Crystalline

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Disinfectant
  • Medicines
  • Water treatment
  • Cleaning products
  • Petroleum production
  • Pharmaceuticals

Industries

  • Water Treatment
  • Pharma
  • Energy Services
  • Cleaning
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Lubricants
  • Polymers
  • CASE & Construction
  • Beauty & Personal Care