Sacks of 50 kilos.
Soluble in water, insoluble in alcohol, e.g. 1.62, decomposition 1418 °F.
Aluminum thiosulfate, aluminum sulfate, aluminum tris sulfate.
Bottling, glued paper, water treatment, pharmaceutical laboratories, yeasts, tanning, lacquers, mordant alum for dyeing, catalyst in obtaining tin, waterproofing concrete, clarifying fats and oils. Widely used in the industry, commonly as a flocculant in the purification of drinking water and in the paper industry. It is used in the purification of waters and as a mordant of pigments in textiles. It is also used as an antiperspirant.