Trichloroisocyanuric Acid 90% (TCCA 90%) / Tablets
Other Trading Names:
- Isocyanuric chloride
Type of Packaging :
- 50kg plastic drums
- 25 kg plastic drums
- 10 kg plastic drums
- 5 kg plastic drums
|Form||white powder, granules or tablets|
|PH value of 1% solution||2.7-3.3|
Trichloroisocyanuric Acid is presented as white powder, tablets or granules TCCA is high soluble in water and other organic solvents. It is has a strong chlorine odor and is not safe for tasting
Chemical application and strengths:
- The acid is an organic compound that works as a reagent in various organic synthesis processes. It is also a good bleaching agent. The compound is prepared from cyanuric acid when reacted with sodium hydroxide and chlorine gas. One of the major applications is its use as an algicide, disinfectant and bactericide in swimming pools. It prevents the growth of aquatic plants and undesirable bacteria especially for regularly used swimming pools. People use it in place of chlorine gas as it is easier to handle without getting exposed to the harmful fumes
- TCCA is also used in industrial water treatment facilities since it has high amounts of chlorine but it is easier to control and manage. It can also be used for the treatment of stored water at home. You just need to determine how much water you have and put a proportionate number of tablets to purify it.
- Trichloroisocyanuric acid is a general hygiene product that is used in sanitation for disinfection and cleaning. It works well in public toilets and hotel washrooms. Janitors at hospitals also use the acid for disinfection of general ward as well as utensils. Farmers can also use it for the preservation and cleaning of various fruits and vegetables. It can also be used on livestock fish and silkworm.
- In the textile industry, Trichloroisocyanuric Acid is used to clean textile fibers and bleaching. In the manufacture of paper, it is added to prevent insects from damaging the paper. It also prevents wool from shrinking.