potassium sulphate


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potassium sulphate

n
(Elements & Compounds) a soluble substance usually obtained as colourless crystals of the decahydrate: used in making glass and as a fertilizer. Formula: K2SO4
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Based on the type, the market is segmented into potassium nitrate, potassium chloride, and potassium sulphate.
The Company has completed a Front End Engineering Design (FEED) for the production of potassium sulphate, otherwise known as Sulphate of Potash or SOP.
After successful plant stage-one and stage-two test work, a third stage has now provided further confirmation of the recycling and successful reuse of potassium sulphate in roasting and the water leaching.
Following successful plant stage I and II test work, plant stage III test work has now provided further confirmation of the recycling and successful reuse of potassium sulphate in the roasting and water leach process.
According to a press release, fake fertiliser worth Rs3m, 15 sacks of potassium sulphate and 5 empty bags were seized by the raiding team of the department.
Application of potassium sulphate improved crop yield by mitigating the toxic effect of Na+ and it was concluded that K supplementation can be an effective tool for optimum crop production in saline and saline-sodic soils (Hussain et al., 2013).
The combination of these techniques, which are already claimed to have been proven by field trials in the license area, will return operating costs projected to be among the lowest in the global potash industry for both potassium chloride and potassium sulphate.
Abstract: The pot study was conducted during autumn 2015 at Department of Soil Science, Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam Pakistan to assess the effect of soil applied potassium sulphate (K2SO4) fertilizer on growth, biomass production and K accumulation of plants of tomato variety Roma.
Experts said that weaker land in irrigated areas should get two bags of DAP, half bag Urea, and a bag of Potassium Sulphate per acre.
Potassium Sulphate and Potassium Nitrate proportions used in aplications from June 2nd to 27th, 2014.
Shahdaei further added that the private sector is scheduled to invest $20 million in the potassium sulphate production unit of Orumieh Petrochemical Complex which will have an annual production capacity of 40,000 tonnes.

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