Sodium Metasilicate

Airedale Chemical Sodium Metasilicate also known as waterglass or liquid glass and holds the formula Na2(SiO2)nO. It is a highly efficient detergent and metal cleaner. It can aid in the reduction of environmental pollution and raises cleaning efficiency.

Availabe in Solid, white powder that is readily soluble in water and Solution, Clear, colourless liquid

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Building & Constructon Building & Constructon

Adhesive – cement for producing cardboard.

Concrete and general masonry treatment – Concrete treated with a sodium silicate solution helps to significantly reduce porosity in most masonry products such as concrete, stucco, plasters..

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Detergent & Cleaning Detergent & Cleaning

Detergent auxiliaries – It is used in detergent auxiliaries like complex sodium disilicate and modified sodium disilicate.

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Engineering Engineering

Drilling fluids – used in drilling fluids to stabilize borehole wells and to avoid the collapse of bore walls.

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Paints & Coatings Paints & Coatings

Airedale Chemical manufactures and supplies a variety of chemical products for use within the Paints and Coatings industry. Our chemicals are used by some of the leaders in Paints and Coatings manufacture in the production of various paints and lacquer based products. Core products available for the paints and coatings market include Acetic Acid, Sodium Nitrate, Sodium Carbonate and Sodium Nitrate

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Personal Care Personal Care

Various uses in personal care including Therapeutic rinses, Mouthwashes, Toothpastes and gels, Mouth sprays and Preservative in eye drops

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Textile Textile

Dye auxiliary – used as a fixative for hand dyeing with reactive dyes that require a high pH in order to react with the textile fibre.

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Utilities Utilities

Airedale Chemical manufactures and distributes chemical solutions and solids to most UK’s brand leaders in Water Utility. As one of the country’s largest distributors of Phosphoric Acid we now supply over 33,000 tonne into the UK market establishing ourselves as one of the primary supply partners in UK Water Utility. Other core products we sell within the Utility market include Sodium Bisulphite, Manganese Nitrate, Potassium Chloride and Polyaluminium Chloride (PAC)

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Water Treatment Water Treatment

Water treatment – Water glass is used as coagulant/flocculent agent in waste water treatment plants.

Refractory use – Water glass is a useful binder of solids, such as vermiculite and perlite.

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