Sodium Acetate

Other name: Sodium ethanoate

Applications of Sodium Acetate include:

  • textile and leather industry:
    • as a dye and color intermediate, with specific use as a mordant in the dyeing process
    • as a photoresist while using aniline dyes
    • as a pickling agent in chrome tanning
    • to effect a more even and rapid penetration of the tan in tanning
    • to improve the wearing quality of finished fabrics thanks to its ability to remove insoluble Calcium salts
  • plastics industry:
    • helps to impede vulcanization of chloroprene in synthetic rubber production
    • retarder for elastomers
  • to neutralize mineral acid waste streams (ex: sulfuric acid)
  • can help remove impurities, stains, rust or scale on metallic surfaces
  • to eliminate the buildup of static electricity in processing cotton for disposable cotton pads
  • to mitigate water damage to concrete by acting as a concrete sealant /
  • in heating pads, hand warmers, and hot ice (trihydrate form)
  • as a buffering agent, drilling muds, and completion fluids in petroleum industry
  • in some deicer products (especially at airports)

Minimum order: 1 ton.

Manufactured by Bernardy.
Please feel free to contact us if you require more information about our products. We offer several grades to cater your needs and our mineral salts can also be customized to specific parameters and product performance: