This category includes our range of products which are sold in powder, granular or pellet form.  These products cover a complete cross-section of usage scenarios, but it might be helpful to look in this category if you know that what you are searching for is a solid rather than a liquid or paste.

Acacia Gum Powder / Gum Arabic

£15.99

Acacia Gum Powder Gum Arabic Technical Grade Gum arabic is a natural gum made from the hardened sap of the acaia tree. Acaia gum is used in pottery and ceramics, as a gum in photography, in printing, paint production, glue, cosmetics and various industrial applications. As a gum it helps to increase and control viscosity of aqueous solutions and is...

Alumina - Aluminium Oxide Calcined

£17.89

Alumina Aluminium oxide calcined Aluminium oxide produced commercially is obtained by the calcination of aluminium hydroxide. Calcined alumina products are used in a wide range of ceramic and refractory applications. Alumina offers many specific properties - High compression strength, resistant to abrasion, chemically resistant, high hardness, high thermal conductivity, high dielectrical strength and resistant to thermal shock. Properties of Alumina:...

Aluminium Hydroxide - Hydrated Alumina GRG

£17.89

ALUMINIUM HYDROXIDEFormula: Al(OH)3UN No. N/RCAS No. 21645-51-2Appearance: white powder% purity:Other names:Alumini­um(3+) trioxidanide, Aluminic acid, Aluminic hydroxide, Aluminium(III) hydroxide, Aluminum hydroxide,Hydrated alumina, Orthoaluminic acidMolecular formula: Al2O3.3H2OMolar mass: 78 g/molDensity: 2.42 g/cm3Melting point: 300 C Uses For Aluminium HydroxideFor the manufacture of aluminium and aluminium compoundsAs a fire retardantCeramics and pottery In ceramics it is used primarily to promote 'stiffness' of glazes (6-10% of silica content). Increasing...

Aluminium Sulphate Hydrate - Soil pH Reducer

£14.99

ALUMINIUM SULPHATE HYDRATE Kibbled Aluminium sulphate, commonly known as alum is a hard crystalline solid or powder that is soluble in water. It contains around 17% alumina (Al2O3). It is manufactured in a simple process from aluminium trihydrate and sulphuric acid. Aluminium sulfate has been used by man since 2000 BC, when the Egyptians used a mineral alum as a mordant...

Ammonium Chloride NH4Cl

£14.99

AMMONIUM CHLORIDE General reagent grade SPECIFICATION: CAS No:12125-02-9 Other names: Sal ammoniac Appearance: white powder Formula: NH4Cl Density: 1.5274 g/cm3 Solubility: 29.7 g/100 mL (0 oC) 37.2 g/100 mL (20 oC) 77.3 g/100 mL (100 oC) Molecular weight: 53.491 g/mol Melting point: 338 oC (decomposes) USES OF AMMONIUM CHLORIDE Source of nitrogen in fertilisers. Nutritive media for yeast microbiological organisms. Used in fireworks. Used in the textile and leather...

Ammonium Sulphamate (Sulfamate) - Compost Accelerator, Flame retardant

£14.99

AMMONIUM SULPHAMATE Technical grade crystals   AMMONIUM SULPHAMATE USES: As a flame retardant Ammonium sulfamate is used as a compost accelerator. It is especially effective in breaking down the tougher and woodier weeds put onto the compost heap. Accelerates the break down and rotting of tree stumps. As a reagent in laboratories. As a plasticiser Used in the printing industry In...

Ammonium Sulphate - Fertiliser

£15.99

AMMONIUM SULPHATE Technical grade Fertilizer PLEASE NOTE: This is not the same as AMMONIUM SULPHAMATE which is used as a flame retardant, compost accelerator etc.   SPECIFICATION: CAS No: 7783-20-2 Other names: ammonium sulfate (2:1), diammonium sulfate, sulfuric acid diammonium salt, mascagnite, Actamaster, Dolamin Appearance: Brownish gray to white crystals or granules Purity: 98.5-100% Specific gravity: 1.77 Solubility: 77 g/100 g...

Basic Red 46 - Acrylene Red Grl 200%

£16.99

Basic Red 46 Acrylene Red GRL 200% Other Names: C.I. BASIC RED 46; Catonic Red X-GRL; ASTRAZONRED; Cationic Red XL-GRL; Apollo Cationic Red GRL; Basic Red X-GR2; Estrol Red N-GSL; Kayacryl Red GRL; Panacryl Red GRL; Sandocryl Red B-RLN; Yoracryl Red BGL; Youhaocryl Red X-GRL. Formula: C18H21N6 Mol Wt: 401,31 CAS No: 89959-98-8 EINECS: 289-660-0 Appearance: Dark red powder Light fastness:...

Basic Yellow 28 - Acrylene Golden Yellow Gl

£16.99

Basic Yellow 28 Acrylene Golden Yellow GL Other Names: SPECIAL GOLDEN YELLOW GL;BASIC YELLOW 28;Catonic Gold Yellow X-GL;2-[[(4-methoxyphenyl)met­hylhydrazono]met­hyl]-1,3,3-trimethyl-3H-indolium methyl sulphate;C.I. BASIC YELLOW 28;Catonic Golden Yellow GL;Basicgolde­neyellowGL;Ca­tionicgoldeny­ellowX-GL Formula: C20H24N3O?CH3­O4S Mol Wt: 433.52 CAS No: 54060-92-3 EINECS: 258-946-7 Appearance: yellow powder Light Light fastness: 6 Wash fastness: 4-5 Sweat fastness: 5 Seawater fastness: 5 Use: for wool, silk, leather Packing: USES FOR...

Blue Candle Dye - Solvent Blue 35

£16.99

Blue Candle Dye Solvent Blue 35 Technical grade Other Names: C.I. Solvent blue; C.I. 48160; Oil Blue 35; Blue 2N, Sudan Blue 2 CAS No: 17354-14-2 Solubility: Soluble in toluene, benzene, ethanol, Chloroform, Acetone and organic solvent; Insoluble in water Molecular Formula: C22H26N2O2 Molecular Weight: 350.45   PLEASE NOTE: This product is not for human or animal consumption.

Borax Decahydrate - High Quality Granular Powder

£15.99

BORAX DECAHYDRATE Technical grade Granular powder What is borax: In the UK, Borax also called sodium tetraborate decahydrate, is sold as a naturally occurring mineral compound best known as a laundry booster and water softener. Borax is also excellent as a multi-purpose household cleaner with many uses throughout the house including craft projects. Although it has numerous industrial uses, in...

Boric Acid - High Quality Granular Powder

£14.99

BORIC ACID GRANULAR Technical grade   Boric acid, also called boracic acid or orthoboric acid is a mild acid often used as an insecticide, flame retardant, in nuclear power plants to control the fission rate of uranium and as a precursor of other chemical compounds. It exists in the form of colourless crystals or a white powder and dissolves in...

Calcium Carbonate - Chalk Whiting

£14.99

CALCIUM CARBONATE Technical Grade Calcium carbonate, commonly known as chalk or calcite is a non-combustible, non-toxic, odourless white powder with the formula CaCO3. It occurs naturally in the minerals aragonite, calcite, limestone and marble which makes up about 4% of the earths crust. Calcium carbonate is produced by the sedimentation of the shells of small fossilized eggs, skeletons, snails, shellfish,...

Calcium Chloride Anhydrous Pellets

£15.99

Calcium Chloride Anhydrous Technical grade   Calcium chloride anhydrous is an odourless white solid in the form of small granules / pellets. It is deliquescent (absorbs moisture from the air) and rapidly dissolves in water producing heat (exothermic). It is commercially produced by the Solvay Process. It has many industrial applications and is commonly used to prevent dusting, as a...

Calcium Chloride Dihydrate CaCl2.2H2O

£15.59

Calcium Chloride Dihydrate Technical grade   Calcium chloride dihydrate is an odourless white solid in the form of small flakes. It is deliquescent (absorbs moisture from the air) and rapidly dissolves in water producing heat (exothermic). It is commercially produced by the Solvay Process. It has many industrial applications and is commonly used to prevent dusting, as a drying agent...

Calcium Fluoride - Fluorspar Acid Grade

£17.99

Fluorspar (Acid Grade) / Calcium Fluoride Technical grade Specification for FluorsparSynonyms: calcium fluoride, fluorspar, fluorite, acid-spar, calcium difluoride, fluorspan, met-spar;Formula: CaF2Appearance: white / off white powderPurity: 97%CAS no: 7789-75-5EINECS no: 232-188-7Density: 3.18Melting Point: 1403CSolubility: Insoluble in waterFluorspar has multiple uses in the fiberglass, ceramic, welding rod, and glass industry. Also used in blending with burned lime & dolomite for the steel...

Calcium Hydroxide - Hydrated Lime

£15.49

CALCIUM HYDROXIDE Technical grade Calcium hydroxide traditionally called slaked lime, is an inorganic chemical with the chemical formula Ca(OH)2. It is a white powder and is obtained when calcium oxide is mixed with water. When mixed with water, a small proportion of it dissolves, forming a solution known as limewater, the rest remaining as a suspension called milk of lime...

Calcium Hypochlorite - Shock Chlorine granules

£19.79

CALCIUM HYPOCHLORITE Technical grade Calcium hypochlorite is a powder chemical with the formula Ca(ClO)2. It is widely used for water treatment and as a bleaching agent (bleaching powder). This chemical is considered to be relatively stable and has greater available chlorine (65%) than sodium hypochlorite (liquid bleach). Other names: Hypochlorous acid, calcium salt / Bleaching powder / Calcium Oxychloride CAS...

Cetyl Alcohol / Hexadecan-1-ol

£16.99

Cetyl Alcohol Hexadecan-1-ol General reagent grade   Cetyl alcohol is a white to light yellowish hydrophilic wax supplied in pellets. It is mainly used for viscosity control in cosmetic Oil/Water emulsions. Properties of cetyl alcohol: Synonyms: Cetyl Alcohol, Hexadecan-1-ol, Cetanol, Ethal, Ethol, Hexadecanol, Hexadecyl alcohol, Palmityl alcohol Formula: C16H34O Appearance: white crystals Mol weight: 242 Purity: 98% CAS no: 36553-82-4 Density:...

Cetyl Stearyl alcohol - Cetearyl Alcohol

£18.99

Cetyl Stearyl Alcohol Cetearyl Alcohol Technical grade Cetyl Stearyl Alcohol is a white, waxy solid in flake form. It increases viscosity and is used as a stabiliser in conditioners, creams and lotions. Cetyl Stearyl Alcohol is a vegetable derived blend of cetyl and stearyl fatty alcohol. It is a very effective thickener that helps form extremely stable emulsions in water-in-oil and...

Chlorinated Trisodium Phosphate TSP

£16.99

Chlorinated Trisodium Phosphate TSP Technical Grade Click here if you are looking for TSP Crystals   Chlorinated trisodium phosphate is an excellent cleaning agent. Properties of chlorinated TSP: Formula: 4(Na3PO4.11H2O). NaOCI CAS No:  56802-99-4 Other names: Cl TSP, Chlorinated TSP, Trisodium phosphate chlorinate Grade: Technical: Pink or white pH: pH (1% solution): 11.6-12.0 P2O5: 17.5 - 19.5% Available chlorine as Cl:  3.5 Solubility: 20g per...

Citric Acid Anhydrous

£16.99

CITRIC ACID ANHYDROUS Technical Grade PLEASE NOTE: This product is not for human or animal consumption. Click Here if you were looking for Citric Acid monohydrate Citric acid is a weak organic acid but is a slightly stronger acid than typical carboxylic acids. This is because the anion can be stabilized by intermolecular hydrogen-bonding from other protic groups on Citric Acid....

Citric Acid Monohydrate

£14.99

Citric Acid Monohydrate Technical Grade PLEASE NOTE: This product is not for human or animal consumption. Citric acid is a weak organic acid but is a slightly stronger acid than typical carboxylic acids. This is because the anion can be stabilized by intermolecular hydrogen-bonding from other protic groups on Citric Acid. Anhydrous means that the chemical has no water of...

Cobalt Oxide (ii, iii)

£10.99

COBALT (II, III) OXIDE Technical grade Specification: Other Names: Tricobalt tetraoxide; tricobalt tetroxide; cobalto-cobaltic oxide CAS No: 1308-06-1 EINECS No. 215-157-2 Formula: Co3O4 MOL Wt: 240.80 Cobalt content: >70-71% Physical state: grey/black powder Specific gravity: 6.11 Melting Point: 1935C Solubility: insoluble Cobalt oxide is used extensively in the ceramics industry as an additive to create blue colored glazes and enamels as...