Caustic Soda

Synonyms: NaOH; Sodium Hydroxide; Anhydrous Sodium Hydroxide; Caustic Soda Pellets; Caustic soda, or lye
Transport Information
Hazard Class
UN Number
Packing Group
8
1823
II
CAS Number
1310-73-2
Import Duty
2815.11.00.00

Used as a raw material in the manufacturing of soaps, detergents, drain cleaner, textiles, pulp, and paper.  Also, in water softening and treatment; drilling mud in oil fields; refining petroleum products; in sanitation and hygiene products. In food and drug industry, it is used as acidity regulator, alkali, and impregnant’s pigment.