Ammonium Chloride IP/BP/USP

Ammonium chloride is an inorganic compound with the formula NH4Cl and a white crystalline salt that is highly soluble in water. Solutions of ammonium chloride are mildly acidic. Sal ammoniac is a name of the natural, mineralogical form of ammonium chloride.
FormulaNH4Cl
Molar mass53.491 g/mol
IUPAC IDAmmonium chloride
Melting point640.4°F (338°C)
Boiling point968°F (520°C)
Ammonium Chloride is one of the key components in our day to day even though we don’t realize and its importance is not well marketed. Below are some of the uses/industries where Ammonium chloride plays a key role.
Uses of NH4CL (Ammonium Chloride

  • Used in Pharma Industry to produce medicines.
  • Leather Industry.
  • Fermenting Industry
  • Galvanizing Industry
  • Intermediate in chemical Industry.