Sodium hexametaphosphate is a non-toxic phosphate which is widely demanded in the industries of food and chemical. This is functional as an optimum chelating reagent for metal ions. Also, it works as an adhesive as well as an optimum swelling reagent. In mineral processing industry, it is needed for floatation. Sodium hexametaphosphate can be utilized as a depressant as well as dispersant. Other industries it is demanded in are chemical, textile, pharmaceutical, cosmetics etc.