Potassium chlorate is a compound containing potassium, chlorine and oxygen, with the molecular formula KClO3. In pure form, it is a white crystalline substance
White lumps/granules/ power.
Chemical Name:Potash Chlorate; Chloric Acid, Potassium Salt
Chemical Formula: KClO3
Molecular weight:122.55 g/mol
|3||Insoluble in Water||%||0.03 max|
|8||Sieve Residue(125 um)||%||0.05 max|
Potassium Chlorate is a powerful oxidizing agent. It is used to manufacture explosives and matches because of its ability to produce oxygen. Chlorate is a powerful ingredient of bleaching powder used in paper and pulp processing and calico printing. It is used also a weed killer and defoliant.