Pentasil® is our trademark for the sodium metasilicate pentahydrate, un sólido granular de color blanco. Is a free-flowing granular solid of white color. It is a chemical compound that consists of silicon oxide (SiO2), sodium oxide (Na2O) and five water molecules, with SiO2/Na2O molar ratio of 1:1.
It has excellent detergent properties like: helps release dirt, emulsify oils, fats and baits, defloculates inorganic particles, prevents the dirt redeposition and allows the material to easily rinse wash. It also is excellent for stabilizing the pH of solution, maintaining the pH above through the cleaning process.


Because of the great features that has the Pentasil® is widely used in the following industries:

  • Food.
  • Ceramics.
  • Detergents.
  • Degreasers.
  • Laundry.
  • Metal mechanics.
  • Paper.

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