potassium chloride(MOP)

Also known as 60% and Pink Potash, Muriate of Potash 60% is conventionally mined from potassium-rich salts, most commonly potassium chloride (KCl). The ore is ground down and then filtered out by suspension

One of the most concentrated sources of potassium

Suitable for use on all soil types for all chloride tolerant crops

Excellent granulometry and spreading characteristics

Superb granule strength and no dust

Properties:


Generally has a red or pink colour due to iron impurities

Water soluble

Granular product

One of the oldest and most commonly used types of fertilizer

Advantages


Easy to handle and store

Mixes well with most fertilizers

Potassium Chloride – Muriate of Potash (MOP) available in grade grades:


Pink Granular                                  60% K2O

Pink Standard                                  60% K2O 

White Standard                       60 – 62% K2O

White Fine                               60 – 62% K2O

Main Applications:


Granular KCI: Used for direct application and bulk blending.

Standard KCI: Used for bulk blending and NPK granulation and direct application

Fine KCI: Used for liquid solutions, NPK granulation and Sulphate of Potash (SOP)

Packaging


Bulk

800 kg Big bags

50 kg bags

POTASSIUM CHLORIDE (MOP)

Constituent Typical, % Guaranteed, %
Potassium chloride (KCl) 95.9 95 min
   in terms of K2O 60.5 60 min
   in terms of K 50.2  
Sodium chloride (NaCl) 2.9  
   in terms of Na 1.1  
Magnesium (Mg) 0.01  
Calcium (Ca) 0.16  
Insolubles in water 0.5  
Moisture 0.04 0.5 max
Anticaking Agent Added

THE INFORMATION PRESENTED IN THIS DATA SHEET WAS OBTAINED FROM RECOGNISED PUBLISHED DATA AND IS AS ACCURATE AS POSSIBLE. IT IS THE USER’S RESPONSIBILITY TO REVIEW THE INFORMATION IN THE CONTEXT OF THE SPECIFIC INTENDED APPLICATION AND TO COMPLY WITH THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS CONTROLLING THE USE OR DISPOSAL OF THIS PRODUCT.