Tag - Chemical manufacturing

What Is Muriatic Acid?

Muriatic acid is one of the most common acids used in industrial and household applications. This article provides more information about this acid, including its chemical properties, its various uses, and why it has come to be known by so many names.  If you’re looking to buy muriatic acid, head over to our online shop, where we stock it in...

What Do The Different Grades Of Chemical Mean?

There are many different types of chemical grades, which determine where and how a chemical product can be used. Generally speaking, the different grades of chemicals refer to how pure and free from contaminants they are. While each country, lab and organisation have their own ways of classifying chemical products, they are usually based on similar principles and regulations.  Buy...

Why Is PPE Important in the Workplace?

Why is PPE important in the workplace? Well, using personal protective equipment, or PPE, depends on the degree of hazards. The type of PPE used should be according to the danger posed. For instance, if you are working as a welder, you should wear a welder mask or at least goggles. The mask or goggles can protect you against intense...

How Is Hydrogen Peroxide Made?

Before we explore how hydrogen peroxide is made, let’s look at what it is. Hydrogen peroxide (chemical symbol H2O2 - it’s basically water with an extra oxygen atom!) is a weakly acidic, colourless liquid which can easily be mixed with water. It can also be pale blue in its pure form, although as it is an unstable compound and...