Used as one of the main auxiliaries for synthetic detergent, synergist for soap, water softener, tanning agent for leather making, auxiliary for dyeing. As an effective dispersion agent for suspension solutions of coatings, kaolin, magnesium oxide, calcium carbonate and drilling mud etc. And as an oil contamination resistance agent in paper production. In foodstuff industry sodium tripolyphosphate is used as quality improver in the process of canned food, fruit juice drinks, foodstuffs from milk or soybeans. It may tender the meat in canned ham and soften the skin of horse bean in canned horse bean.
|Insoluble in water||0.05%|
|Surface density||0.69 g/cm2|