Zinc Oxide

Availability

Zinc Oxide is usually available in various concentrations. 
Special packaging requirements are available upon request. Zinc Oxide is stored in original packing and under conditions mentioned on the safety data sheet (SDS).

Formula

ZnO

CAS

1314-222-5

Distributor of zinc oxide

Description

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Appearance

Zinc oxide is an odorless white powder which upon heating becomes yellow and on cooling returns to its natural color.

Solubility

Zinc oxide is soluble in ammonia and in acetic acid but insoluble in water and ethyl alcohol.

Uses

Zinc Oxide is used in the preparation of cement, in the rubber industry, in dentistry and especially in medicine as an antiseptic for preparing ointments, powders and band-aids. Zinc oxide is also used as a raw material for the production of ceramic pigments and frits and for the agricultural sector.

Classification

Prolonged exposure with zinc oxide may cause irritation to skin with signs of allergic dermatitis. Zinc oxide causes moderate irritation to the eyes on prolonged contact with reversible conjunctiva. Request safety data sheet (SDS) and refer to points 4, 5, 6, 8, 10,13, 14, 15. Technical specifications are provided on request according to the application.

Safety

Request safety data sheet (SDS) and refer to points 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 13, 14, 15.

Specifications

Technical specifications are provided on request according to the application: zinc oxide is stored in original packing and under conditions mentioned on the safety data sheet (SDS).

Synonyms

Zinc oxide green.