Sodium silicate, also referred to as liquid glass or water glass, is a monochrome composite that is prepared from silica and sodium oxides with fluctuating proportions of concrete contents, SiO2 to Na2O and glueyness.
Sodium silicate has excellent gelatinous, bonding, coating and blanching characteristics. It is used on a wide scale to make cardboards, silica gel, soaps, coatings, fabrics, epoxy resins and so on.
The sodium silicate market is fragmented into applications and geographical regions. Applications wise, the market is divided into catalysts, detergents, elastomers, pulp and papers, food and healthcare and others.
The worldwide sodium silicate market is also segmented into the regions of France, Germany, Poland, Austria, Italy, Ukraine, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and the rest of Europe.