Zinc Chloride, Granular, Technical Grade
Molecular Formula: ZnCl2
CAS Number: 7646-85-7
Molecular Weight: 136.28
Zinc Chloride, Granular, Technical is a colorless, hygroscopic chemical compound that is commonly used in the textile industry, as a metallurgical flux and in organic synthesis among other applications. It has the ability to dissolve starch and cellulose as well as silk and can be applied to fabric as a fireproofing agent. Technical grade products supplied by ScienceLab are indicative of a grade suitable for general industrial use.