Calcium Chloride (Prills)

Solid calcium chloride is a white, substance in the form of prills. Calcium chloride has such properties as quick dissolving, exothermic ability, attracting moisture from the air and surroundings, dissolving at very low temperature. It is widely used in snow & ice melting, dust control, oil & gas drilling, moisture-absorbing, etc.

Shelf Life:      Long life is expected in airtight bags.

Calcium Chloride is white, deliquescent prills. It is completely soluble in water and alcohol.

Chemical Identification

Chemical Name Calcium Chloride
Chemical Formula CaCl2
Molecular weight 110.99
Purity Minimum 94%

Properties / Specification

Physical Appearance White, off white prills.
Calcium Chloride 94% Min
Magnesium Chloride 2.0% Max
Calcium Hydroxide 0.3% Max
Calcium Sulfate 0.3% Max
Water Insoluble 0.5% Max
pH (5% w/v solution) 8.5-10.5
Prill size 1-4 mm

Calcium chloride has a variety of applications, like base stabilization for road construction.

Grouting agent for mines and oil wells, drilling muds, refrigeration fluid, and soil pH adjuster. Sewage purification aid, flocculent, removal of phosphates and fluorides

Environmental additive for cement kilns.

It is supplied in the packing of 25 kg Polypropylene bags, having polyethylene liner in bags. It is also supplied in 1000-kg jumbo bags. It must be stored in well-ventilated and covered area. It should be kept away from rain or damp.

Stability: Stable under normal conditions of use and storage.