potassium permanganate

Product Overview

CAS No.:7722-64-7

EINECS No.:231-760-3


Hazard class: 5.1

UN No: 1490

Physical Properties

Potassium permanganate is a purplish colored crystalline solid,produced industrially from manganese dioxide,it is a strong oxidizing agent, if contact with sulfuric acid may cause fire or explosion,but it is stable in air, Odorless,Soluble in many organic solvents.

Technical Literature

Specification of Potassium Permanganate

Test Items Specification Test Methods
Potassium Permanganate 97-99% ANSI/AWWA
Chloride (Cl) 0.02% max ANSI/AWWA
Sulfate(SO4) 0.1% max ANSI/AWWA
Water Insoluble 0.25% max ANSI/AWWA
Cadmium(Cd) 0.01% max ANSI/AWWA
Chromium(Cr) 0.05% max ANSI/AWWA
Mercury(Hg) 0.002% max ANSI/AWWA
Granular(425um Remain the sieve plate) 20% max ANSI/AWWA
Granular (75um Pass the sieve plate) 7% max ANSI/AWWA


1) Drinking water and waste water treatment and disinfections;

2) Used a reagent for the synthesis of organic compounds;(ascorbic acid, chloramphenicol, saccharin)

3) Potassium Permanganate (USP) used as the medical usages in disinfections of BACTERIA & FUNG;

4) Used as the fruit storage preservation;

Packages & Delivery:

Packed in: 25KG net weight HDPE drums,(G.W: 26.28KGS), 22.05MT loading in a 20 feet full container.