Strontium Hydroxide

Strontium Hydroxide exists in anhydrous, monohydrate and octahydrate form.

Applications of Strontium Hydroxide include:

  • refining beetroot sugar
  • stabilizing agent for vinyl resins, plastics and PVC
  • to adjust pH in depilatory cream
  • drying agent (paints and resins)
  • coloring agent for pyrotechnics
  • metallic siccatives
  • laboratory reagent
  • synthesis of other Strontium compounds
  • used as a source of Strontium ions when Chlorine from Strontium Chloride is undesirable