Product Specifications

Hydrochloric Acid will confirm to IS 265:1993 BIS Specifications for Hydrochloric Acid Technical Grade

Sr No Characterstics Requirement as per IS 265 : 1991 Average Quality
1
Total Acidity (as HCl) Percent by mass, min
30.0 30.0
2 Residue on Ignition, ppm, max 1000 100
3 Sulphates (as H2SO4) ppm, max. 1000 200
4 Iron (as Fe) ppm, max 50.0 1.0
5 Free Chlorine and Bromine (as – HCl) ppm, max 10 10
6 Sulphites (as SO2) ppm, max. 500 50
7 Heavy Metals (as Pb) ppm, max N.D.
8 Arsenic (as As) ppm, max N.D.
9 Ammonium Compounds (as NH4) N.D.

Note : N.D. = Not Detectable

PRODUCT END USAGE

  • Water Demineralisation in Power & Fertiliser plants
  • Metal Pickling
  • Preparation of various metal chloride etc.