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POTASSIUM AMYL XANTHATE                          

CAS Number: 2720-73-2
Molecular Formula: C5H11OCSSK
Structural Formula:

A yellowish or pale grey powder or pellet with a pungent odour, soluble in water.


Item Pellet Powder
Potassium amyl xanthate % 90.0 90.0
Free alkali % 0.2 0.2
Moisture and volatile % 4.0 4.0
D (mm) 3~6 __
L (mm) 5~15 __
Period of validity (month) 12 12
Packing 50kg/plastic woven bag, 110kg/steel drum, 850kg/plywood box 50kg/plastic woven bag, 110kg/steel drum

Storage & transport: To be protected from damp, torrid sunlight and fire.

Potassium amyl xanthate is a strong collector. It is widely used in the flotation processes of nonferrous metallic minerals where a strong but a non-selective collector is desired. It is a good collector for the flotation of oxide minerals, eg.: oxidized sulfide, copper and lead ores. Copper-nickel sulfide and auriferous pyrite etc also require potassium amyl xanthate as flotation collector.


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