magnesium sulfate Properties
Magnesium solfate is a mineral compound whose chemical composition consists of magnesium, sulfur and oxygen. Its chemical formula is MgSO4. Magnesium sulfate is easily dissolved in water. Its appearance is crystalline and odorless. Magnesium sulfate is used as a drying agent without water. The waterless form does not absorb moisture so it easily absorbs air. Therefore, it is difficult to measure the exact weight. Magnesium sulfate is mainly found in the form of hepta and mono hydrate, which is usually called the Epsom salt (Epsom). Magnesium sulfate is a desirable form for preparing a solution. (For example, we use magnesium sulfate juice to prepare a solution of magnesium sulfate for a medicinal plant.