Sulphuric Acid

HS Code : 28070010 | CAS NO. : 7664-93-9

General description:

Chemical Formula: H2SO4

Sulfuric acid (H2SO4) is a mineral acid made of oxygen, hydrogen, and sulfur. It is also called oil of vitriol, battery acid, acido sulfur, and hydrogen sulfate. It is the third most largely manufactured industrial chemical. It is an odorless, viscous and colorless liquid that is soluble in water.

Sulfuric acid is a salient commodity chemical, and for any nation, the productions of Sulfuric acid are a good sign of its industrial influence. It is a corrosive chemical for metals and tissue and it has an oily, glassy appearance.

Sulfuric acid can cause harm to the body if short-term exposure to high concentrations or Long term exposure to low concentrations from inhalation.

Uses of sulphuric acid are to produce fertilizers and other chemicals, in steel and iron production, and in petroleum refining.

Application & Usage:

  • Sulfuric acid(h2so4) has many uses in different industries, such as mineral processing, petroleum refining, fertilizer production, and wastewater processing.
  • Uses of sulphuric acid is to produced fertilizers, mainly ammonium phosphate, superphosphates, and ammonium sulfates.
  • Sulfuric acid is the iron manufacturing industry, it is used to remove oxidation.
  • Sulfuric acid has many applications like producing pigments, dyes, cleaning agents, detergents, explosives, and drugs.
  • In lead-acid batteries sulfuric acid is used as the electrolyte.
  • Major amount of sulfuric acid is used to produce phosphoric acid, calcium dihydrogen phosphate, phosphate fertilizers, and ammonium phosphates. It is also used to make ammonium sulfate, which is a particularly important fertilizer in sulfur-deficient.
  • Sulfuric acid is mostly used in metal processing in the production of copper and zinc. It also cleans the surface of the steel sheet, which is called pickling.
  • It is utilized to produce caprolactam, which is transformed into polyamide 6 and in the manufacture of titanium dioxide.
  • In many industries, Sulfuric acid is widely used to produce phenol and hydrofluoric acid with propanone.
  • In the household, it is used as a drain cleaner with other reactive property.
  • Many other industries use this chemical for, production of cleaning agents, wastewater processing, producing explosives, processing of minerals, paper industry, and detergents manufacturing.
  • In the skincare industry uses of sulphuric acid is to make skin ointments to heal skin infections like canker sores.
  • Other uses are batteries manufacturing, potato farming, detergents making like trisodium phosphate, perfume manufacturing, printing ink manufacturing.

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What is the most common uses of sulphuric acid?

Fertilizer Manufacture
Sulfuric acid is also a main element in the chemical industry. It is widely used in fertilizer manufacturing but is also important in chemical synthesis, oil refining, mineral processing, and wastewater processing.

What happens if you touch sulfuric acid?

Sulfuric acid is a concentrated chemical that is corrosive. It can cause serious burns and tissue injury, when in contact with the mucous membranes or skin.

What kind of tank is acceptable for storage of sulfuric acid?

Carbon steel H2SO4 tanks are the common tank choice for storing bulk quantities above 10,000 gallons. Carbon steel tanks are reported to be most effective at storing high-end, concentrated sulfuric acid solutions of 93 wt% and above.

Where do I get Sulfuric acid?

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