Magnesium Sulphate IP
Magnesium Sulphate heptahydrate also known as Epsom salt is an important inorganic salt that is on the list of WHO Model List of Essential Medicines.
Magnesium Sulphate is used for pharmaceutical preparation of magnesium. Epsom salt is used as bath salts and for isolation tanks while oral magnesium sulphate is commonly used as saline laxative or osmotic purgative. It is also used to maintain magnesium concentration in marine aquaria and as a brewing salt in beer production.
Chemical Name: Magnesium Sulphate
Synonyms: Epsom salt
Mol. Formula: MgSO4. 7H2O
Mol. Weight: 246.47 g/mol
CAS No.: 10034-99-8
|Appearance||It occurs as colorless crystals or a white, crystalline powder|
|Solubility||Freely soluble in water, very soluble in boiling water, practically insoluble in alcohol|
|Appearance of solution||The solution is clear and colorless|
|Acidity or alkalinity||Passes test|
|Heavy metals||Maximum 10ppm|
|Loss on drying||Between 48% and 52%|
|Assay||Not less than 99% and not more than 100.5% of MgSO4|
Shelf life, Storage and Packing
It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.
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