Product Code : AMS
Brand Name : Tagoor Inhouse
Ammonium Sulphate is used as acidity regulator in food processing industry with E number E517. It shows molecular formula (NH4)2SO4 with molar mass of 132.14 g/mol. This compound also finds application as soil fertilizer for having good amounts of nitrogen & sulfur. It appears as white crystalline solid with water solubility and insolubility in acetone & alcohol. This chemical is hygroscopic in nature and has melting point range of 235 to 280 degrees Celsius. In laboratories, Ammonium Sulphate is required for protein purification by precipitation for having ability to increase ionic strength of solution. It is also used in various flame retardant compositions for increasing combustion temperature of material.