Ammonium Chloride

Ammonium Chloride is an inorganic compound with the formula NH4Cl. It is mildly acidic in solution.

CAS number

  • 12125-02-9

Typical Uses

  • Mainly used as a fertiliser and flavouring agent in some sweets such as liquorice 
  • Metal work, pharmaceuticals, food, as a thickener in personal care products such as shampoo, as a component of wood glue, many cleaning products, and in the textile and leather industry in dyeing and tanning.


  • Untreated, Normal Grade, Imported, Technical.

Other names

Muriate of Ammonia; Sal Ammoniac; Ammonium Chloratum


  • White to pink crystalline powder
  • Mildly acidic
  • Highly soluble in water with a density of 0.60-0.90 kg/l.

Packaging Type

  • Bags

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