Ammonium Sulphate

Its primarily used as a fertiliser for alkaline soils as it helps lower the pH balance of the soil, while contributing essential nitrogen for plant growth. As a food additive it is used as an acidity regulator in flours and breads. In medicines is a widely used reagent in molecular biology and for the purification of antibodies.

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Actamaster, Ammoniumsulfat (2:1), Diammonium sulfate, Mascagnite, Sulfuric acid diammonium salt, Ammonium Sulfate, Ammonium Sulphate, AMS, AS, Diammonium Sulfate, Diammonium Sulphate, Sulfuric Acid, Diammonium Salt, Sulphate of Ammonia
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(NH4)2SO4
products.cas_number missing
7783-20-2

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products.molar_weight missing
132.134 g/mol
products.melting_point missing
235-280°C
products.specific_gravity missing
1.77 g/cc
products.forms missing
Crystals, White, Granules

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  • Dyes
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  • Fabric, textile and leather products
  • Oxidising agent
  • Flame retardant
  • Glass
  • Textile handling
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Floor coverings

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  • Pulp & Paper
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  • Cleaning
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  • Water Treatment
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Agriculture
  • Lubricants
  • Chemical Processing