TITLE

Sodium sulfate

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/10/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 9, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the demand, supply, composition and other important facts related to sodium sulfate. Sodium sulfate is a low-cost, inert, white filler in home laundry detergents. The primary use of sodium sulfate is in powdered detergents. The demand of sodium sulfate in 2005 was 432,000 tons. The projected demand of the chemical in 2010 is around 480,000 tons. Demand growth over the forecast period is projected to be 2 percent every year.
ACCESSION #
26545414

 

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