REMOTOX® is an aqueous calcium polysulfide based solution formed by the reaction of calcium hydroxide, elemental sulfur and water. The solution consists of multiple sulfur anions, which strongly bond to heavy metals in water, soil and air.
REMOTOX® is a non-hazardous calcium polysulfide solution with a typical pH of 11.5. The solution is deep yellow-red in color and may have a slight rotten egg odor. Typical weight of the solution is 10.6 pounds per U.S. gallon (1.27 gm/cc). Please contact us to obtain the detailed specification sheet on our Remotox formulation.
REMOTOX® is readily available in pails, drums and IBC totes as well as in bulk tank truckloads. When stored properly, Remotox has been tested to maintain its effectiveness for a minimum of one year. This product is not regulated by the DOT as hazardous material or dangerous goods for transportation.
REMOTOX® is corrosive due to its caustic nature. Workers are advised to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to avoid exposure to the skin and eyes. Use REMOTOX in well ventilated areas and do not mix with acids. Please refer to the Safety Data Sheet for further details regarding the safe handling of the product.
Materials of construction suitable for storing REMOTOX® include stainless steel, fiberglass, polyethylene and polypropylene. Suitable elastomers and linings for REMOTOX service include EPDM, Teflon, Viton, and silicon rubbers. Please contact us to obtain our Remotox Handbook and product compatibility chart.