Sodium Chloride IP/BP/USP

Sodium chloride, commonly known as salt, is an ionic compound with the chemical formula NaCl, representing a 1:1 ratio of sodium and chloride ions. With molar masses of 22.99 and 35.45 g/mol respectively, 100 g of NaCl contains 39.34 g Na and 60.66 g Cl. Wikipedia

Molar mass58.44 g/mol
FormulaNaCl
IUPAC IDSodium chloride
Melting point1,474°F (801°C)
Boiling point2,669°F (1,465°C)
Sodium chloride is widely used in various industries to manufacture day to day products as listed below.
  • It is used in Laboratories
  • Used for welding & soldering in metal casting
  • Used in  food Industry
  • Used in Ice Industry
  • Oil Industry as Emulsifier
  • Used in Rubber Industry
  • Used as  Intermediate in the chemical Industry.