Sodium Hydrosulfide

CAS RN:16721-80-5

Major Uses

Prodn of heavy water for nuclear reactors.

Chem int for sulfur-containing dyes; pulping agent in prodn of paper; chem int in prodn of rayon & cellophane; flotation agent in ore processing.

Dehairing hides; desulfurizing viscose rayon; in the manufacture of sulfur containing dyes and other thio cmpd such as thioamides, thiourea, thiogycolic acid, thio- and dithiobenzoic acids, sodium thiosulfate.

Flotation depressant (copper ores); dyestuffs processing reagent.

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