sodium sulphate


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to sodium sulphate: Sodium sulphite

sodium sulphate

n
(Elements & Compounds) a solid white substance that occurs naturally as thenardite and is usually used as the white anhydrous compound (salt cake) or the white crystalline decahydrate (Glauber's salt) in making glass, detergents, and pulp. Formula: Na2SO4
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sodium sulphate - a solid white bitter salt used in manufacturing glass and paper and dyes and pharmaceuticals
sulfate, sulphate - a salt or ester of sulphuric acid
Translations
References in periodicals archive ?
The present report is an essential resource for a one looking for detailed information on the world sodium sulphate market.
We are ready to cooperate with Iranian counterparts in production of various goods including glass, sodium sulphate, home appliances, etc.
The slight increase in capital costs represents extra processing equipment associated with alumina silicate and sodium sulphate by-product processing/packaging that was not included in the pre-feasibility study.
Today, most of the sponges we use are made from a combination of wood pulp (cellulose), sodium sulphate crystals, hemp fibers and chemical softeners.
Sodium sulphate for example a very cheap substance can be used as an energy sink for it melts with heat and solidifies in cold and in so doing, latent heat-is released or captured.
The acid solution containing sodium sulphate could be used as makeup salt cake in the kraft chemical recovery system.
CEL's pounds 9m contract to build a plant on Teesside which manufactures sodium sulphate crystals was described as the one which best applied Active principles to achieve outstanding performance.
INDONESIA STILL IMPORTS SODIUM SULPHATE TO COVER SHORTAGE
Sodium Chlorate: 2012 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2017" is included into the catalogue "Inorganics", which also incorporates reviews on Ammonia, Ammonium Nitrate, Ammonium Sulphate, Carbon Black (BC), Caustic Soda, Chlorine, Potassium Hydroxide, Soda Ash, Sodium Sulphate, Titanium Dioxide, Urea markets.
Sodium sulphate production and consumption forecast up to 2030
Ammonium Sulphate: 2011 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2016" is incorporated into the catalogue "Inorganics", which also includes reports on Ammonia, Ammonium Nitrate, Carbon Black (BC), Caustic Soda, Chlorine, Potassium Hydroxide, Soda Ash, Sodium Chlorate, Sodium Sulphate, Titanium Dioxide, Urea markets.
Tenders are invited for Transportation of Sodium Sulphate from M/s.