What is Antimonium Tartrate Potassium?

Antimonium Tartrate Potassium, also known as Antimony potassium tartrate, is an industrial chemical with emetic properties.

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Antimonium Tartrate Potassium

 

What is Antimonium Tartrate Potassium used for?

Though primarily known for its healthcare applications, Ammonium Tatrate Potassium has versatile applications. Here are the most common applications:

  • It serves as a mordant by leather manufacturers and fabric industries. It makes the fabric cleaning process much easier.
  • It has long been used for treating schistosomiasis and leishmaniasis in the healthcare industry.
  • It has long been used as an emetic for both humans and animals. In animals, it helps scientists examine the diet.
  • Medical practitioners have therapeutic use of the chemical for patients.
  • It is used as an insecticide in the textile industry.

 

What is the Chemical Formula of Antimonium Tartrate Potassium?

     C8H4K2O12Sb2

 

Is Antimonium Tartrate Potassium harmful to life?

Antimonium Tartrate Potassium is labeled as an irritant and an environmental hazard.

 

Where is Antimonium Tartrate Potassium found?  What does Antimonium Tartrate Potassium look like?

Ammonium tartrate potassium is a transparent powder with a crystalline structure. It is synthetically produced from the chemical reaction between antimony trioxide and potassium hydrogen tartrate.

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Antimonium Tartrate Potassium at Camachem

 

What are the Hazardous Effects of Antimonium Tartrate Potassium?

  • It has acute toxicity levels if inhaled or swallowed.
  • It has long-term hazardous effects on aquatic life.
  • It is non-toxic with skin contact.
  • It can have chronic health effects like skin rashes, fatigue, weakness, joint pain, renal tissue damage, blood composition change, pneumonia risks.

 

What are precautionary measures necessary to be taken to handle Antimonium Tartrate Potassium?

  • Handlers must keep it upwind, and neighboring windows and doors should be shut.
  • It should not be kept near heat or fire.
  • Handlers must regularly examine the air concentration.
  • The workplace must have a ventilation system.
  • Handlers must wear respirators.
  • Handlers should separate the contaminated clothing and have it washed as per the standards for contaminated clothing.

 

What will happen if Antimonium Tartrate Potassium is heated?

It must be kept away from heat sources. It can produce toxic and corrosive fumes upon heating.

 

Is Antimonium Tartrate Potassium a soluble compound?

Antimonium Tartrate Potassium is moderately soluble in water. But it is incompatible with strong bases and acids.

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Packaged Antimonium Tartrate Potassium at Camachem

 

Where can I buy Antimonium Tartrate Potassium?

Camachem offers high-quality Antimonium Tartrate Potassium. Camachem has a long and successful history of selling chemicals to domestic and international customers. Check out the product page today to get the greatest deals on bulk purchases.

 

How much does Antimonium Tartrate Potassium cost?

Camachem sells one metric ton of Antimonium Tartrate Potassium for $1000 at the free on board rate. 

 

What is the pH of Antimonium Tartrate Potassium?

It has pH of 4.

 

Is Antimonium Tartrate Potassium an Electrolyte compound? 

Yes.

 

Can Antimonium Tartrate Potassium go down the drain?

No, it must be treated as hazardous waste.

 

Is Antimonium Tartrate Potassium Acidic or Basic?

It is an acidic solution.

 

What is the difference between Antimonium Tartrate Potassium and Antimony trioxide?

Unlike Antimonium tartrate potassium which must not be near heat sources, Antimony trioxide works as a flameproofing agent in ceramics and is used to remove the color from glass.