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CAL. HYPOCHLORITE GRANULATE 4 X 5KG

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Product group:
657
Product number:
766402

Calcium Hypochlorite Granulate (4 x 5kg) is a potable grade chlorine release agent that can be used to chlorinate and control bacterial growth in Potable Water, Swimming Pools and Spas and for Grey Water Sterilisation.

Product information

Features

  • Contains a high level of available chlorine
  • Convenient, fast dissolving granulate

Benefits

  • Extended shelf life
  • Easy to test (free chlorine)

Specification

General

CAS No. 7778-54-3

Physical properties

Appearance White solid granules
Available Chlorine min. 70%
Density [g/ml] 1.0g/cm3
Molecular Weight 143
pH 11.6 (1% aqueous solution)
Solubility 20g per 100g water at 20C

Technical data

Water content 12.5%

Performance data

Packaging, Handling, First Aid and Storage

Calcium Hypochlorite Granulate is highly corrosive and a strong oxidising agent. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and inhalation of vapours. Ensure ample ventilation at point of use. Wear impervious clothing, rubber gloves and goggles or face shield. Do not take internally. Wash contaminated skin with fresh water for at least 15 minutes and obtain medical aid. Flush eyes with clean water for at least 15 minutes and obtain medical aid. If swallowed do not induce vomiting, give plenty of water to drink and obtain medical aid immediately.
If inhaled remove person to fresh air. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before re-use. Note: Do not give an unconscious person anything to drink.

Keep product dry in tightly closed containers when not in use. Store in a cool, dry, well ventilated area, away from heat or open flame.

SDS

Directions for use

Grams of Calcium Hypochlorite (70% available chlorine) required to achieve target free chlorine level.

System Volume m3

1m3

5m3

10m3

20m3

Free Chlorine mg/lit

1mg/lit

1.4

7

14

28

5mg/lit

7

35

70

140

10mg/lit

14

70

140

280

50mg/lit

70

350

700

1400

Note:

Add proportionally as in the table, wait 20mins then test free chlorine level before next addition. Repeat until desired free chlorine level is achieved. Waters with a high chlorine demand, such as effluent and bilge water, may require substantially more product to achieve the required free chlorine level.