Sodium Silicate Powder: A magical chemical substance

Chemicals&Materials

Sodium silicate (chemical formula Na ₂ SiO 3) is a compound composed of sodium silicate and water, usually in the form of a white or grayish-white powder, with high moisture absorption and viscosity. There are two methods for producing sodium silicate. The first method is alkaline, which can prepare sodium silicate by reacting stone alkali and silica. The second method is the acid method, which involves the reaction of silica and sodium hydroxide to produce sodium silicate.

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Characteristics of Sodium Silicate Powder

  1. Stability: The Sodium Silicate Powder is stable at room temperature and is not prone to chemical reactions.
  2. Adhesion: It has high viscosity and can be used as an adhesive.
  3. Corrosion resistance: It has good resistance to corrosive substances such as acid and alkali.
  4. Environmental friendliness: Sodium Silicate Powder is an environmentally friendly material that is innocuous and harmless.

Application areas of Sodium Silicate Powder

  1. Construction industry: In the construction industry, Sodium Silicate Powder can be used as an adhesive, waterproof agent, etc., to improve the durability and waterproof performance of buildings.
  2. Ceramic industry: In the ceramic industry, Sodium Silicate Powder can be used as a refractory adhesive and sealant for ceramics.
  3. Electronics industry: In the electronics industry, Sodium Silicate Powder can be used as an insulation material and sealant for electronic components.
  4. Paper industry: In the paper industry, Sodium Silicate Powder can be used as a reinforcing and waterproofing agent for paper.
  5. Other fields: In addition to the abovementioned application, the Sodium Silicate Powder can be applied in fields such as coatings, cosmetics, and food.
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Environmental Protection Issues and Measures during the Production and Use of Sodium Silicate Powder

During production and use, the Sodium Silicate Powder needs to pay attention to the following environmental issues:

  1. Dust pollution: During production and use, attention should be paid to the problem of dust pollution and adequate protective measures should be taken, such as wearing masks and gloves.
  2. Wastewater treatment: During use, a certain amount of wastewater will be generated, which needs to be treated appropriately to avoid environmental pollution.
  3. Exhaust gas emissions: During production, some exhaust gases may be generated and require adequate treatment and control.

To ensure that the production and use of the Sodium Silicate Powder comply with environmental requirements, the following measures can be taken:

  1. Adopting advanced production processes and technologies to reduce dust and exhaust emissions.
  2. Strengthen wastewater treatment and discharge management to ensure that wastewater meets discharge standards.
  3. Using environmentally friendly materials and equipment reduces energy consumption and pollution during production and use.
  4. Strengthen employee environmental awareness training and management to ensure employees comply with environmental requirements.

Storage and transportation precautions for Sodium Silicate Powder

  1. Store in a breezy, dry, ventilated warehouse, avoiding direct sunlight and high-temperature environments.
  2. Loading and unloading with care during transportation is essential to avoid severe vibrations and collisions.
  3. During transportation, measures such as moisture-proof and sun protection should be taken to prevent the product from getting damp and deteriorating.
  4. During storage and transportation, containers should be sealed to prevent dust leakage and environmental pollution.
  5. Relevant laws, regulations, and standard requirements must be followed during storage and transportation.
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Supplier

Luoyang Tongrun Nanotechnology Co., Ltd. is a supplier and manufacturer specializing in the preparation, research and development, and sales of ultra-high quality chemicals and nanomaterials.

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