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from Degussa is now
Sodium Ferrocyanide / YPS (CAS # 13601-19-9)

Degussa's MANOX® business has been acquired by Wego Chemical in June 2005.

Wego Chemical is now the largest global supplier of sodium ferrocyanide technical grade and food grade FCC IV.

Product Sodium Ferrocyanide
Synonyms Sodium Hexacyanoferrate(II), MANOX® YPS, Yellow Prussiate of Soda, Tetrasodium Hexacyanoferrate
Molecular Formula Na4Fe(CN)610(H2O)
Molecular Weight 484.06
CAS Number 13601-19-9
General Description Sodium Ferrocyanide is a lemon yellow crystalline salt that is soluble in water and insoluble in alcohol. It contains the anion Fe(CN)64- (negative tetravalent).
Properties Technical Grade Food Grade FCC IV
Purity 99.0% min 99.5% min
Chloride (as NaCl) 0.2% max 0.2% max
Insoluble matter in water 0.003% max 0.003% max
Cyanide (as NaCN) 0.01% max 0.01% max
Moisture 0.03% max 0.03% max
Sulfate (as SO42-) 0.07% max 0.07% max

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Applications 1. Pigment production
2. Anti-caking additive in conventional salts and street (snow removal) salts
3. Precipitation of trace metallic ions (for separation in chemical processes)
4. Cleaning agents
5. Corrosion inhibitors (for continuous processes in contact with soft steel)
6. Steel surface treatment
7. Galvanization (silver and pewter)
8. Photographic development processes
9. Fermentation of Citric Acid and Ascorbic Acid, etc