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ArroChem’s Sodium Glucoheptonate 50% is a water-soluble, high-performance chemical compound used in various industrial and commercial applications. It is primarily used as a sequestering and chelating agent in many formulations. It is derived from natural sources making it non-hazardous and readily biodegradable. Sodium Glucoheptonate 50% offers excellent solubility and surface activity, making it suitable for multiple formulations where wetting, dispersing, and emulsifying properties are essential.

General Characteristics:


Ionic Nature:  

Solubility in Water, 25°C:

Specific Gravity:   


Clear, colorless to pale yellow liquid


Completely soluble

~1.10 g/cm³ at 20°C (68°F)


Sodium Glucoheptonate 50% finds versatile applications in various industries, including but not limited to the following:

  • Industrial Cleaning: Used in cleaning agents, degreasers, and industrial formulations to enhance wetting and dispersing properties, especially in metal cleaning due to its ability to form stable chelates with metal ions.
  • Emulsion Formulations: Acts as an emulsifier in emulsion paints, coatings, and agricultural formulations.
  • Textile Processing: Applied in textile dyeing and finishing processes as a wetting agent and dispersant.
  • Adhesives and Sealants: Employed in adhesives and sealant formulations to improve bonding and wetting characteristics.
  • Agricultural Chemicals: Found in agricultural formulations, such as herbicides and insecticides, to improve dispersion and efficacy.



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