Sodium chloride is often used to reduce the concentration of calcium, magnesium and other ions in hard water. The “hardness ions” can cause a variety of undesired effects like the buildup of scale, which can foul lines and pumps in breweries as well as interfere with the cleaning action of basic brewery cleaners.
- Other names: Salt; NaCl
Application: For use in water softening units.
Packaging: 50 lb. bag