Sodium Tripolyphosphate (all grades)

CAS:  7758-29-4

Synonyms:    STPP; sodium triphosphate, tripoly; pentasodium triphosphate; triphosphoric acid

Uses:    water-softening; sequestering, peptizing or deflocculating agent; food additive and texturizer; detergents; soaps; ceramics; toothpaste

Hazard:  May cause irritation to eyes, skin, respiratory tract.  Ingestion of large quantities may cause irritation, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, bluish-purple discoloration of skin, decreased blood pressure, decreased heart rate, coma.