Chemical formula:NH4CI Molecular:53.49 Property:Colorless cubic crystal or white crystal in appearance with a salty,bitter flavor. Application:widely used in pharmaceuticals,batteries,textile dyeing,fertilizers,leather tanning,electrical plating and detergents.
Property: White powdered crystals, specific gravity 1.532(17 °C ) easily absords moisture, and forming a cake, soluble in water, and the solubility varies as the temperature increases, sulbimes at 340 °C. It appears little corrosivity. Application: 1.Dry cell. used as electrolyte in zinc-carbon batteries. 2.Metalwork.as a flux in preparing metals to be tin coated, galvanized or soldered. 3.Other applications. Used to work on oil wells with clay swelling problems. Other uses include in hair shampoo, in the glue that bonds plywood, and in cleaning products. In hair shampoo, it is used as a thickening agent in ammonium-based surfactant systems, such as ammonium lauryl sulfate. Ammonium chlorides used in the textile and leather industry in dyeing , tanning, textile printing and to luster cotton.