Quick lime or calcium oxide, or burnt lime are obtained by calcining (controlled heating - time and temperature) limestone at temperatures above 900°C. These highly reactive products
are used as additives in such industries as metallurgy
, steel flux, sewage and water treatment
, environment treatment
, land consolidation, PH adjustment, caustic agent, acid gas absorption..
• Molecular Formula : CaO
• Common name: Quick lime or Burnt lime