In its physical state, magnesium hydroxide (Mg(OH)2) is an odorless white powder.
Liquid magnesium hydroxide (Mg(OH)2) is widely known as an antacid or laxative in the form of milk of magnesia. The combination of the element magnesium (an alkaline earth metal) with other elements or compounds creates a versatile substance that is useful for a wide range of industries and applications.
Ward Chemical has further expanded the uses of magnesium hydroxide in combining it with calcium chloride to formulate MG-30. This solution serves industry well in road construction, odor control and more.