potassium iodate


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potassium iodate

[pə′tas·ē·əm ′ī·ə‚dāt]
(inorganic chemistry)
KIO3 Odorless, white crystals; soluble in water, insoluble in alcohol; melts at 560°C; used as an analytical reagent and in medicine.
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IGN has donated machines that can measure potassium iodate content in salt within 10 minutes, while previously the tests had to be sent to the Health Ministry which took two or three weeks," Obeid added.
Our study focused on a sample of households (n = 140) in the region of Sidi Bel Abbes where we were collected amount of dietary salt for the determination of iodine, iodine and potassium iodate in 18 samples is 12.
The iodization of salt was done using potassium iodate, which is considered the most stable form for iodization in tropical climates (10,11).
The test detects the presence of iodate over the range of recommended levels of iodination (6-130 mg of potassium iodate per kg of salt).
Pittman, (14) et al, compared the mean value of the 24-hour radioiodide uptake by the thyroid gland in a group of 63 euthyroid subjects prior to iodization of bread with another group of 53 euthyroid subjects following the use of potassium iodate in bread.
The basic chemicals used are potassium iodate, arsenic trioxide, ammonium persulfate, ammonium cerium(IV) sulfate dihydrate, sodium chloride, ferroine, and sulfuric acid.
The envelopes contain an orange box labelled Potassium Iodate Tablets and For Emergency use only in the event of a nuclear accident.
The potassium iodate pills, which help treat radiation poisoning, are also a contingency against a terrorist attack on a nuclear power station.
Potassium iodate tablets protect the thyroid gland from the effects of radioactive iodine, which is emitted by some nuclear weapons.
Potassium may end up in foodstuffs through the potassium phosphate compounds, or as potassium iodate and potassium bromate.
The approved chemical oxidizers consist of calcium peroxide, azodicarbonamide (ADA), calcium iodate and potassium iodate, and include calcium and potassium salts of bromate, which are still technically permitted.
00 MT Potassium Iodate (KI03) and related service for CIDD Project of BSCIC

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