|ASSAY (Sb2O3)||99.500% Min.|
|Arsenic (As)||0.05% Max.|
|Lead (Pb)||0.05% Max.|
|Iron (Fe)||50 PPM.|
|Average Particle Size (Microns)||0.9 to 1|
|Insoluble in tartaric acid||0.03|
|Residue on 325 Mesh||0.010% Max.|
|Specific Gravity||5.2 to 5.7|
Antimony Trioxide High Tint
- The major use of Antimony Oxide is as a Flame Retardant synergist in plastics, rubber, textiles, adhesives, fiberglass & Paper.
- Glass manufacturers use it as a fining agent or as degasser (to remove bubbles).
- Porcelain and Enameling services use it as an opacifier.
- Paint manufacturers use Antimony Oxide as a white pigment. It is sometimes used with other materials to form yellow pigments.
offered comes with the constitution of ASSAY (Sb2O3) 99.500% Min, Arsenic (As) 0.05% Max, Lead (Pb) 0.05% Max and Iron (Fe) 50 PPM. With an average particle size of 0.9 to 1 microns, these have a specific gravity of 5.2 to 5.7 and finds use as flame retardants synergist in adhesives, fiberglass, plastics, rubber, textiles & Paper. Other than this, it is also used by glass manufacturers as fining agents or as degassers and in porcelain and enameling services as an opacifier. It is also used with other materials for forming yellow pigments.