Colloidal Silicon Dioxide EP offered by our company, is widely used both in the food and pharmaceutical industries, in form of powder flow helper in the production of tablets. This chemical is tested under various parameters to ensure its excellent performance. This chemical is also used in different industries for different purposes. Colloidal Silicon Dioxide EP is also used in many food products as an anticaking agent. This chemical also acts as a food additive which is safe to use.
This submicroscopic fumed silica is made by the process of vapour-phase hydrolysis of a silicon compound. Colloidal Silicon Dioxide is a white, light, fine and amorphous powder. It is insoluble in water and mineral acids. It is soluble in hot solutions of alkali hydroxides. It has 3 years of shelf-life.
Colloidal Silicon Dioxide Facts:
- CAS No.: 7631-86-9
- Molecular Formula: SiO2
- Boiling Point: 2000C
- Molecular Weight: 60.1
- PH: 3.5 to 5.5