Its other name is zinc white and china white
- It absorbs carbon dioxide from air
- It is a tasteless and odorless white powder
- 1975 degree Celsius
- It is soluble in alkali and acids
- Insoluble in water and alcohol
- It is nonflammable and harmless in the powder farm
- It is obtained by oxidizing of the refined zinc.
- Laboratory grade, cosmetic grade, technical, BP and U-S-P
- It is used in fireworks formula
- Also used in pharmaceutical, cosmetic, paint, plastic, rubber, ceramic, floor tile ,rubber and glass making industry
- It is used in preparation of zinc salts.