Potassium chloride

Potassium chloride

Potassium chloride is a chemical compound. Its chemical formula is KCl. It contains potassium and chloride ions.

Properties

It is a colorless crystalline solid. It is not reactive. It is similar to sodium chloride. It reacts with silver nitrate to make silver chloride. It reacts with sodium metal when very hot to make potassium metal. The metals are a gas because it is so hot. It makes a pink color when heated in a flame.

Other Languages
български: Калиев хлорид
bosanski: Kalij-hlorid
Deutsch: Kaliumchlorid
한국어: 염화 칼륨
hrvatski: Kalijev klorid
Bahasa Indonesia: Kalium klorida
Кыргызча: Калий хлориди
latviešu: Kālija hlorīds
lietuvių: Kalio chloridas
മലയാളം: ഇന്തുപ്പ്
Bahasa Melayu: Kalium klorida
Nederlands: Kaliumchloride
русский: Хлорид калия
slovenčina: Chlorid draselný
српски / srpski: Калијум хлорид
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Kalijum hlorid
svenska: Kaliumklorid
українська: Хлорид калію
Tiếng Việt: Kali clorua
吴语: 氯化钾
粵語: 氯化鉀
中文: 氯化钾