Aluminium Chlorohydrate

Airedale Chemical Aluminium Chlorohydrate (also known as Polygold) is a group of specific aluminium salts holding the general formula AlnCl(3n-m)(OH)m. It is used in deodorants and antiperspirants and as a coagulant in water purification.

Aluminium Chlorohydrate is a white powder that dissolves in water. It is an inorganic polymer that is synthetically produced from other aluminium compounds. Airedale Chemical are UK based aluminium chlorohydrate suppliers and distribute quantities ranging in size from 25L, 1000L IBCs to bulk supply.

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Personal Care Personal Care

Aluminium chlorohydrate is one of the most common active ingredients in commercial antiperspirants. It is regularly used in antiperspirants at concentrations ranging 10%-25%. The purpose of Aluminium Chlorohydrate is to control excessive sweating, which is done by forming an aluminium hydroxide gel that obstructs the sweat glands, before breaking down.

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Water Treatment Water Treatment

Aluminium chlorohydrate is also used as a flocculant in water and waste water treatment processes causing particles to clump together for the easy removal of dissolved organic matter and colloidal particles present in suspension.

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