Sodium formate is used in the leather industry, as a camouflage acid in chrome leather, as a catalyst and as a stable synthetic agent, as a reducing agent in the printing and dyeing industry, for the production of insurance powder, oxalic acid and formic acid. Precipitating precious metals. A complex ion of a trivalent metal can be formed in the solution. It has a buffering effect and can correct the pH of strong acid.
Used in alkyd resin coatings, plasticizers, strong explosives, acid-resistant materials, aviation lubricants, adhesive additives.
Sodium formate is not toxic to the human body.
Sodium formate is non-corrosive and non-flammable. Under normal circumstances, it is safe to store, has moisture absorption, is easy to deliquesce, and should be protected from moisture during storage and transportation. It does not change the nature of the product when it is agglomerated by moisture absorption. It can be used normally after crushing.