Magnesium peroxide is a fine, odorless and tasteless white or yellowish powder. Similar to Calcium Peroxide, it is another kind of oxygen release agent which slowly decompose to generate oxygen at a "controlled" rate when in contact of hydrous media.
white or yellowish powder
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Magnesium Peroxide is also useful for coating seeds for gardening and adding to sprouting seeds to improve germination and alkalise, oxygenate and sterilise the young roots as it slowly liberates hydrogen peroxide and oxygen.
Used in bioremediation as an oxygen source.
Bleaching and oxidizing agent.
Proper Shipping Name: Magnesium Peroxide
UN Number: 1476
Packing: 25kg woven polypropylene bags with inner polyethylene liner, or 25kg fiberboard drums