Molecular Formula: C10H16N2O8
Molecular Weight: 292.2
CAS NO.: 60-00-4
Properties: EDTA is a white crystal powder.Its melting point is 240℃(decomposition).Its dissolving degree in water is 0.5g/l(25℃).It is insoluble in common organic solvents.It is soluble in boling water 160 time as much .and soluble in alkali solvents like sodium hydroxide.At 150℃,it shows the tendency to depart from carboxyl.
Uses: Mainly applied to complexing metal ions, and separating metal; used as water-treating agents and scale-eliminating agents; capable of preventing the harmful effects on production caused by metal ions in water ; also used in the cleaning the boilers in large-scale power plants.
Packing: Packed in paper bags lined with plastic; net-weighted 25kg per bag; stored in cool, dark, ventilated and dry place.