Hydroxylamine Sulphate (NH2OH)2 H2SO4
is one of the intermediate products of the Caprolactam Plant.
The major use
is in its reaction with organic compounds to produce derivatives such as Oximes
which may be intermediates in the production of materials such as Nylon-6. The
oximes may also be used as anti-oxidants, stabilizers and anti-skinning agents
in inks and paints.
As reducing agents in
photographic processes, dyeing, synthetic fibres and purification of a number
of water-soluble products.