Liquid Caustic Soda, (Sodium Hydroxide), 50% – HAWKINS operates liquid CAUSTIC SODA barge terminals in Memphis, TN, Dupo, IL, Camanche, IA, and St. Paul, MN. The product can be supplied as is, diluted with water to a specified concentration, or buffered to significantly reduce the freezing point. Caustic soda is used to maintain alkalinity in water-based drilling fluids.
|Caustic Soda (NaOH)||50% by weight min.|
|< 0.1% by weight|
|Chlorides (as Cl)||< 100 ppm|
|Iron (as Fe)||< 4 ppm|
|pH (1% solution)||> 12|
|Specific Gravity||1.52 at 20°C|
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