Properties: Yellowish white powder ,On heating it turn intro pale yellow
Absorb the moisture and carbon dioxide in the air,
Boiling point : 657 OC
Melting point: 460O C
Solubility: It is soluble in cold water
Preparation: It is prepared on heating the sodium metal at 300 C.
Grades: Technical and regent
Precaution: highly flammable ,be careful of mixing in the water.
strictly away from alcohol ,acid and powder metals and organic materials.
It is a strong oxidizing agent
Applications: In the textile industry it is used as a bleaching agent.
It is used in textile for the dyeing and printing department.
use in paper making.
Essential component of antiseptic soap products.