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Whiting Powder

Whiting Powder

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We have reached the pinnacle of success and earned a name as an eminent organization engaged in offering Whiting Powder. We process this powder at our sound processing unit using best quality compounds. This powder is valued as the substances that precisely reduce the water surface tension by allowing the drops to spread on the surface. Provided in the tamper proof packaging options, it is used for formulating soaps, shampoos, laxatives, inks and paints. We offer Whiting Powder at reasonable prices to clients. 

 

Features:

  • Creamish white powder
  • Excellent bonding strength
  • Moisture proof 

Whiting Powder

Whiting p is also naturally occuring calcium carbonate. It exists in amorphous form where as calcite exists in crystaline form. Its amorphous form gives tremendous suspending powder in coatings. It is also known as Porbunder Whiting.

Chemical Formula :
CaCO3, MgCO3, CaMg (CO3)2

Physical Properties :


Appearance

: Creamish white powder

Coarse particle on 240 mesh

: max 0.5%

Sp. gravity

: 2.7 to 2.9

PH of 10% aqueous solution

: 8.0 - 9.0

Oil absorption value

: 15 to 20

Volatile matter

: Max 1%

Purity as CaCO3

: min 85%

Chemical Composition :

CaCO3

: 85.0%

SiO2

: 1.10%


Industrial Applications :

  • Paints Industry : Used in undercoats, primers, glass putty, distemper, cement primer etc. It is the main ingredients in dry distemper as extender.
  • Rubber Industry : It is very commonly used filler in cable wire, footwear and many rubber products.
  • Plastic Industry : It has a variety of application in plastic products.
  • Pesticide : It is used in pesticide formulation.
  • Other Uses : Use in construction chemical, foundry, welding rod and many other industries.