Potassium Amyl Xanthate PAX

- Jan 25, 2018-

Potassium Amyl Xanthate

CAS Number: 2720-73-2

 

Molecular Formula: C5H11OCSSK

 

Description: 
A yellowish or pale grey powder or pellet with a pungent odour,soluble in water.

Principal uses:


Potassium amyl xanthate is a strong collector. It is widely used in the flotation processes of nonferrous metallic minerals where a strong but a non-selective collector is desired. It is a good collector for the flotation of oxide minerals, eg.: oxidized sulfide, copper and lead ores. Copper-nickel sulfide and auriferous pyrite etc also require potassium amyl xanthate as flotation collector.

Specification:

Item

Index


Pellet

Powder

Potassium amyl xanthate %≥

90.0

90.0

Free alkali %≤

0.2

0.2

Moisture and volatile %≤

4.0

4.0

D (mm)

3~6

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L (mm)

5~15

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Period of validity (month)

12

12

Packing

50kg/plastic woven bag, 110kg/steel drum, 800kg/plywood box

50kg/plastic woven bag, 110kg/steel drum


Storage & transport: To be protected from damp, torrid sunlight and fire.