Butanedioic acid, 2,3-dihydroxy- (R-(R*,R*))-, monopotassium salt
Potassium bitartrate, also known as potassium hydrogen tartrate, with formula KC4H5O6, is a byproduct of winemaking. In cooking it is known as cream of tartar. It is the potassium acid salt of tartaric acid (a carboxylic acid).
Potassium bitartrate can be mixed with an acidic liquid such as lemon juice or white vinegar to make a pastelike cleaning agent for metals such as brass, aluminum or copper, or with water for other cleaning applications such as removing light stains from porcelain.
Served as capacity analytical reagent, buffer and reducing agent, also as leavening agent in food industry.
Package & Storage
Package: 25KG net in Kratf/Plastic Bag lined with PE bag.
Storage: Kept airtightly in a light-proof, dry and cool place.