CHEMICAL USAGE TABLE

Chemical Usage Table
Chemical Name
Chemical Formula
Potassium Permanganate

KMnO4

Potassium Permanganate
Hydrogen Peroxide

H2 O2

Aluminum Sulfate (Alum)

Al2 (SO4 )3 · 14 H2 O

Aluminum Sulfate (Liquid Alum)

Al2 (SO4 )3 · X H2 O

Ferric Chloride

FeCl3

Ferric Sulfate

Fe2 (SO4)3 · X H2 O

Calcium Oxide (Quick Lime)

CaO

Calcium chloride
Calcium Hydroxide (Hydrated Lime)

Ca(OH)2

Sodium Hydroxide (Caustic Soda)

NaOH

Sodium Hydroxide

NaOH

Magnesium Hydroxide

Mg(OH)2

Magnesium Chloride

MgCl2

Polymers

Varies with polymer

Sodium Thiosulfate

Na2S2O3 · 5 H2O

Sulfur Dioxide

SO2

Sodium bicarbonate
Sodium Bisulfite

NaHSO3

Sodium Bisulfite

NaHSO4

Sodium Bisulfite

NaHSO5

DBNPA H2SO5 .Sodium Sulfite Na2SO3 Sodium Fluiride Sodium Chlorate Chlorine Gas Cl2 Sodium Hypochlorite NaOCl Ferrous Sulfate FeSO4 · 7 H2O Fessric sulfate Phosphoric acid Hydrochloric Acid Urea Hydrochloric Acid PolyAluminium Chloride ( PACl) HCL HCL Sulphuric Acid H2SO4 Sulphuric Acid Lime Antiscalant Soda ash Acetic acid Acetic acid Antifoaming agent Biocide.

Ground. Emulsion Varies with polymer Dechlorination Crystal. Granular.1 (SG = 1.45 Sludge Conditioning for Dewatering & Improved Settling Flake. Ground.1 (SG = 1. Pebble. Lump. Powder Phosphorus Removal Liquid Phosphorus Removal Liquid Phosphorus Removal Granules ph Adjustment & Sludge Stabilization Lump. Rice. Powder.Common Use Available Forms Odor Control Crystal Odor Control Liquid Phosphorus Removal Lump.33) Dechlorination Liquid 11.2 (SG = 1.75 11. Rice 53 –60 Dechlorination Liquefied Gas 89 Dechlorination Liquid 11.33) 11. Granular.33) Dechlorination Liquid 11.4) 70 72 Granules 68 – 80 Powder 32 .102 60 .1 (SG = 1. Powder.1 (SG = 1.50 ph Adjustment & Sludge Stabilization Powder 20 – 50 Dry Alkalinity Supplementation/ ph Adjustment Flake.33) . Liquid. Pellet Weight lb/cu ft or lb/gal 86 . Liquid 45 – 70 Liquid varies Alkalinity Supplementation/ ph Adjustment & Settling Agent Powder 15 .

Crystal. Lump 63 – 66 . Crystal 50 .1 Odor Control & Phosphorus Removal Granular.100 Disinfection Liquefied Gas 91. Powder.Dechlorination Powder.7 Disinfection Liquid 10.

1 ave) Dry to form slurry 0.1 100 Gas NA 24% Liquid 3.4 – 3.5 70 – 96% (below 85% can be poor quality) ¼ .5 Liquid 5.Commercial Strength 97% Best Feeding Form Active Chemical Strength lb/gal Dry to form solution 0.¾ inch pebble according to Slaker.5 5-10% Liquid 98% Dry to form solution 0.44 – 0.2 – 3.93 (10% slurry) Liquid 6. Feed as slurry 1.40 68 – 76% Dry to form solution 5.38 for 50% solution Dry to form slurry 0.5 40% Liquid 3.6 10-20% Liquid 3.2 – 3.48 35 – 45% Liquid 4.93 (5 – 10% slurry) Varies with polymer Varies with polymer & application Varies with polymer & application 98 – 99% Dry to form solution 0.7 10% 10% 82 – 95% Dry 99% Liquid 12 – 50% 5% NA 5% 5-10% .3 according to Slaker (2.2 – 3.

25 as Cl2 40% Dry granular to form solution 0.0 – 1.5 100 Gas NA 12 – 15 % Liquid 1.25 – 0.5 2-4% 31% 40% 10%-40% 33% 10% 4-5% 35% 98% 2.5% 5% 100% 5% 45% 100% 100% 100% .93 – 99% Dry to form solution 0.

93 (10% slurry) Neat 0.5 lb/gal max 0.44 – 0.93 (10% slurry) 0.5 Neat Neat 5.1 NA Neat Neat Neat .5 Neat 0.93 (5 – 10% slurry) Per manufacturer 0.Batch Strength lb/gal 0.

25 – 0.5 .5 NA Neat 0.0.