Agent Name

Potassium peroxymonosulfuric acid

CAS Number

10058-23-8

Formula

H2-O5-S.K

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Monopotassium peroxymonosulfurate; Potassium peroxymonosulfate; Peroxymonosulfuric acid, monopotassium salt; Potassium hydrogenperoxomonosulphate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Sources/Uses

Active product registrations in the US for use as a disinfectant for industrial, animal, and agricultural facilities; [NPIRS] Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA] "Oxygen donor." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

See "Potassium bisulfate."

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