What is it?
Ferric or Ferrous Chloride is an industrial chemical compound.

How can I avoid it?
Avoidance requires reading the product labels, package inserts, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), and on occasion, direct communication with the manufacturer

  • Monsel’s solution
  • Styptic 
  • Antiperspirant agent 
  • Sewage treatment in industry 
  • Drinking water production 
  • Etching of photo-gravure plates for printing photo graphics and fine art images 
  • Veterinary practices
Other names for Ferrous Chloride:
  • Iron (II) chloride
  • Iron (III) chloride
  • Iron chloride, Hexahydrate
  • Iron trichloride
  • Molysite
  • Flores martis

How safe is it?

Hang tight. We're thinking.