Barium Sulphate

Synonyms: BaSO4; sulfuric acid, barium salt; barytes; blanc fixe; barite
Transport Information
Hazard Class
UN Number
Packing Group
non-regulated
CAS Number
7727-43-7
Import Duty
2833.27.00.00

Radiocontrast agent for X-ray imaging; white pigment for paints; high temperature oxidizer in pyrotechnic formulas; used as a filler in plastics and as a component of oil well drilling fluid to increase the density; used in Episal salt, brake linings, anacoustic foams and powder coatings; used in root canal fillings; used as a coating for certain photographic papers.