Acriflow 041-S Acid is an aqueous solution of a polyacrylic acid of medium molecular weight. It is used as a dispersant, anti-scalent or suspending agent in industrial processes and applications including:

  • mining and mineral handling (china clay, metal ores)
  • inorganic pigment dispersions
  • paper making
  • textile processing
  • paint manufacture
  • boiler water treatment


PropertyTypical Values
AppearancePale yellow, clear liquid
Solids Content47.5%
Molecular Weight4500 Dalton

Packaging & Labelling

Standard packaging is in 210 litre UN-standard plastic drums at 240kg nett or 1000 litre Intermediate Bulk Containers at 1100kg nett. Each item of packaging is labelled with product name, batch number, date of manufacture, nett weight and relevant Health and Safety information. Can also be supplied in bulk road tankers.

Minimum Order Size

Our minimum order quantity is 4 drums or 1 IBC. Discounted prices are available for larger quantities.

For deep-sea destinations, the shipment of full container loads (of 80 drums or 18 IBCs) can be arranged at advantageous rates.

Hazard Classification

H315: Causes skin irritation.
H319: Causes serious eye irritation.

Not classified as hazardous for transport

CAS No: 9003-04-7

Approved for use in paper products for foodstuffs (FDA Ch. 176.17-18/BGA Ch.36).

Shelf Life

When stored sealed & unopened in the original packaging protected from direct sun light at 5-25°C the shelf life is over 6 months. If customer’s storage conditions do not match all these parameters then they should carry out their own tests to determine the shelf life under their specific storage conditions.

Related Materials

Acriflow 041-S Acid is un-neutralised . We can also supply the sodium salt, Acriflow 041-S, or for a low sodium alternative we manufacture the ammonium salt version Acriflow 041-SA.

The Acriflow range includes a grade with lower molecular weight grade, Acriflow UL2 and products with higher molecular weight, the next larger being Acriflow 141-S.


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