Chemical formula: NH2OH • HCl
International name: HYDROXYLAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE
CAS No: 5470-11-1
Appearance: colorless (to slightly yellow) color hygroscopic crystals
Packing: drums, 25kg
Storage: Store in a dry ventilated area away from sources of ignition and oxidation
Hydroxylamine hydrochloride - colorless needles. The reagent is very soluble in water (45% - at 17 ° C; 66% - 100 ° C), soluble in absolute alcohol (4.4% - at 20 ° C), insoluble in diethyl ether. A strong reducing agent, is oxidised to N2O. Hydroxylamine hydrochloride poisonous. It is soluble in water, ethanol and acetone, soluble in alcohol, methanol, glycerol, propylene glycol; Hydroxylamine hydrochloride is insoluble in cold ether.
Hydroxylamine hydrochloride is obtained by reacting hydroxylamine with hydrochloric acid.
Hydroxylamine hydrochloride (hydrochloride) used
• as a reducing agent in inorganic analysis,
• for the titrimetric determination of formaldehyde, furfural, glucose,
• in electroanalysis as depolarizer
• photographic etc.