Remotox® is a calcium polysulfide liquid solution with a typical pH of 11.5. The solution is deep 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). Solution concentrations range from 29 to 34% w/w (weight by weight). For more detail, please contact us at info@grauschemicals.com to obtain the Product Specification Data Sheet.

This product is not regulated by the DOT. Solutions of Remotox® are considered stable in normal transportation. Remotox® is manufactured in the United States and readily available to ship in drums, IBC totes and in bulk tank trucks. When containers are tightly sealed and stored at moderate temperature, Remotox® has been tested to maintain its effectiveness for a minimum of one year. 

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 product outdoors or in well ventilated area. Take any precaution to avoid mixing with acids, combustibles, oxidizers. For further information, please refer to the Safety Data Sheet.

Product Fundamentals

Materials of construction suitable for storing Remotox® include stainless steel, fiberglass, high density polyethylene and polypropylene, ABS, PVC, Teflon. Suitable elastomers and linings for Remotox® service include EPDM, Chemraz, Viton, Neoprene and silicon rubbers. For additional information, please request our product compatibility chart.


Calcium Polysulfide properties, safety and handling guidelines

Remotox® is an aqueous calcium polysulfide 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.

REMOTOX  Safety Data Sheet available here for download.

Calcium Polysulfide Safety Data Sheet available here for download.