Sodium Methoxide powder is also called as Sodium Methylate powder, Methanol or Sodium salt. It is a very fine free flowing
white powder used in a variety of organic syntheses. Sodium methoxide compound can be made by reacting elemental sodium
with methyl alcohol. It is a strong reducing agent and reacts violently with oxidants. The subatance is a strong base,
it reacts violently with acid and is corrosive.
|Appearance||Very fine free flowing White Powder|
|Moisture Content||NMT 0.5%|
Sodium methoxide in powder form is mainly used in pharmaceutical industry, such as the manufacture of Vitamin A1, Vitamin BI, Sulfamethoxypyridazine, Sulfadiazine, trimethoprim.It can also be used as catalyst in Biodieel Industry and applied as edible catalyst and analytical reagent.Apart from these Sodium Methoxide is also used in Agrochemicals, Colorants, Foods, Optical brightners, Flavouring agents, Aromatic principles, Plastics, Antioxidants, Photography and Cosmetics.