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A disinfectant, deodorizer, and astringent, potassium permanganate is an oxidising agent. KMnO4 is its chemical formula. Condy’s crystals is one of its more common names. Potassium permanganate is an odourless, dark purple or nearly black crystal or granular powder when it is unprocessed.




  • Oxidising Agent: Potassium permanganate (KMnO4) is a potent oxidizing chemical, readily releasing oxygen when dissolved in water.
  • Purple Crystals: It appears as distinctive dark purple crystals, making it easily identifiable.
  • Solubility: It is soluble in water, which allows for its use in various solutions and applications.
  • Strong Disinfectant: Potassium permanganate is a strong disinfectant and antiseptic agent, used for wound cleaning and water treatment.
  • Oxidative Reactions: It is employed in chemical reactions, such as oxidation of organic compounds and determination of chemical oxygen demand (COD).



  • Water Purification: It effectively removes impurities, pathogens, and odor from water, making it safer to drink.
  • Disinfection: Used in medical and first aid applications to disinfect wounds and treat skin conditions like fungal infections.
  • Chemical Analysis: Potassium permanganate is a valuable reagent in analytical chemistry for titrations and determining the concentration of various substances.
  • Odor Control: It eliminates unpleasant odors caused by bacteria and organic compounds, often used in wastewater treatment.
  • Emergency Use: It can serve as an emergency water treatment solution during outdoor activities and survival situations, ensuring access to clean drinking water.



  • It is a chemical compound with a striking purple or copper hue.
  • It has a molar mass of 158.034g/mol and a density of 2.7g/ml.
  • The substance has a pleasant taste but is odourless, meaning it has no scent.
  • It has a 2400 C high melting point.
  • The most common forms of it are in tablet, powder, or crystal form.



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