Calcium Chloride forms a neutral salt solution in water. The product is available in powder and in purity 95 – 98% by weight.
Calcium chloride is added to water to provide the desired specific gravity or chloride content.
Calcium chloride is an very easy soluble and capable of increasing the density of water to 1.4 kg/l (11.6 lb/gal).
A concentration should be as needed.
TYPICAL PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance White powder
Specific gravity 2.5
Bulk density 900 – 950 kg/m3 (56 – 59 lb/ft3)
Solubility @ 200C Soluble in water up to 42%
SAFE HANDLING RECOMMENDATIONS
Utility normal precautions for employee protection when handling chemical products. Use of appropriate respirator, gloves, goggles and apron is recommended for employee confort and protection.
Calcium chloride is non-toxic and considered to be harmless in the marine ecosystem.
Calcium chloride does not have a restricted classification for transportation by the international or domestic regulatory agencies.
PACKINGCalcium chloride is packaged 25 kg PE + PP sacks.