WHAT IS FOOD-GRADE AMMONIUM SULFATE

Food-grade ammonium sulfate is an ammonium compound and inorganic salt most commonly known for its use as a fertilizer in highly alkaline soils.

  • Synonyms: ammonium tetraoxosulfate, diammonium sulfate, mascagnite and actamaster
  • INCI: Ammonium Sulfate
  • Chemical formula: (NH₄)₂SO₄
  • CAS #: 7783-20-2
  • Hazard: Not classified as hazardous

BUY AMMONIUM SULFATE FG IN VARIOUS GRADES

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Ammonium Sulfate Anydrous FCC VI Kosher
Ammonium Sulfate FCC Granular
Ammonium Sulfate FCC Kosher

Product Specification

Characteristics
Appearancewhite, crystalline solid
Odorodorless
Solubilitiessoluble in water; Insoluble in acetone, alcohol and ether
Density1.77 g/cm³
Freezing point536 °F
Molecular weight132.14 g/mol
GradeFCC, FG

USES AND APPLICATIONS FOR AMMONIUM SULFATE

Ammonium sulfate uses foaming agent for wallboard, gypsum wallboard, wallboard foamer

  • Food and Nutrition: It is used in making casings for sausages.
  • Baking industry: It is used to regulate acidity in breads, flours and doughs.
  • Beverage industry: It is used in the production of sparkling wines and, more recently,
    in the brewing of low carbohydrate beers.

Quick Answers

Food-grade ammonium sulfate is an ammonium compound and inorganic salt most commonly known for its use as a fertilizer in highly alkaline soils.

As a global leader with unwavering commitment to food safety and traceability, you can rely on Brenntag North America for all of your food-grade ammonium sulfate needs. Our network spans 74 countries and 530 locations.

Your best approach will be to contact Brenntag North America. Brenntag is the established global market leader in ingredient and chemical distribution and can fully supply all your ammonium sulfate and other chemical needs.

Ammonium sulfate is available in bags and packages in 25 kg and 50 lb bag size.

You can download a copy of the SDS for ammonium sulfate FG from Brenntag Connect.

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