Calcium Carbonate

Calcium Carbonate:

IUPAC Name: Calcium carbonate
HS Code: 2836.50.00
Formula: CaCO3
Appearance: White Powder Solid
CAS No: 471-34-1
Common Names: Limestone, Chalk
Calcium Carbonate comprises 4 % of the earth’s total crust and is found in egg shells, snails, mineral rocks, pearls, shells of marine organisms, and so on. It is an odorless, tasteless powder used in health supplements, the agricultural industry, for environmental applications, and many more. Calcium carbonate is an important ingredient for agricultural lime.

Property Units Value
Appearance White powder
Purity % 99
Odour Odorless
Melting point 0C 825
Boiling point 0C Decomposes
Solubility Insoluble in water
Density g/cm3 2.711


Petroleum Petrochemical