Magnesium Sulfate

AKA: Bitter Salt

Common Uses of Magnesium Sulfate

  • it is used as a fertilizer in agriculture
  • given to pregnant women to prevent premature labor
  • it can help cure skin problems

Physical and Chemical Properties

  • soluble in water
  • its pH level is a 6.0
  • colorless and odorless substance

Fun Facts

  • a side effect can be muscle paralysis
  • it tastes slightly bitter
  • it is a common mineral in geological enviroments
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