Please login to your online account to display your discounted pricing

Alfa Aesar™ Barium hydroxide octahydrate, 97%

$203.22 - $203.22

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Barium hydroxide octahydrate
CAS 12230-71-6
Molecular Formula H2BaO2·8H2O
Linear Formula Ba(OH)2·8H2O
Formula Weight 315.48g/mol (171.36g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149152
UN Number UN3262
Merck Index 14,977
View More Specs
Products
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA127140E

 
alfa aesar™
A12714-0E
2500g Each for $203.22

AAA1271436

 
alfa aesar™
A12714-36
500g CALL N/A N/A
 Please call Customer Service at 1-800-234-7437 or send an email to help@thermofisher.com for assistance.
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Odor Odorless
Melting Point 78°C
Quantity 2500g
Chemical Name or Material Barium hydroxide octahydrate
CAS 12230-71-6
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula H2BaO2·8H2O
Linear Formula Ba(OH)2·8H2O
Formula Weight 315.48g/mol (171.36g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149152
UN Number UN3262
Merck Index 14,977
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302-H332
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLID, BASIC, INORGANIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number CQ9200000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Barium hydroxide octahydrate has been used in the centromeric heterochromatin banding technnique and to synthesize BaTiO3. The form Barium hydroxide was reported to catalyze the rate of β elimination of phosphoserine residues. It is also used as a general purpose additive for lubricants and greases, sugar fabrication, manufacturing soaps, fat saponification and chemical synthesis of other barium compounds.

Solubility
Soluble in water (72 mg/ml at 20°C), methanol, ethanol (slightly), and water (56 mg/ml at 15°C). Insoluble in acetone (practically)

Notes
Air Sensitive. Store in cool dry place in tightly closed container. With good ventilation. Store away from air and oxidizing agent.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302-H332
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.