1kg Ammonium Thiocyanate, >98%, purified


Ammonium Thiocyanate, >98%, purified

SKU: PC10207 Category:
  • Formula: CH4N2S
  • Forumla weight: 76.12
  • Melting point: 147-149°C
  • Density: 1.305
  • Storage & Sensitivity: Hygroscopic, light sensitive, ambient temperatures.
  • Solubility: Soluble in water, ethanol, methanol, ammonia and acetone. Insoluable in chloroform and ethyl acetate.

Ammonium thiocyanate has many uses in the production of chemicals and in pharma. It is used in freezing solutions, pickling, printing and as a corrosion inhibitor against acid gases. In the photography industry it is used as a stabiliser or an accelerator. It is also has applications in fertilisers, fabric dyeing, zinc coating, electroplating and as a separator of zirconium and hafnium, as well as gold and iron. In analytical chemistry it is used in titrimetric analysis and to determine the iron content of colorimetry in soft drinks.