Sodium Hexametaphosphate (all grades)

CAS:  10124-56-8

Synonyms:    SHMP; metaphosphoric acid, sodium salt; sodium acid metaphosphate

Uses:    water-softening; corrosion inhibitor in deicing salt preparations; frozen desserts; pretanning hides in the manufacture of leather; dispersing clays and pigments; threshold treatment for scale; corrosion prevention

Hazard:    may cause skin, eye and respiratory tract irritation