Hydrochloric acid is used in chemical synthesis reactions to produce vinyl chloride, fertilizers, dyes, pigments and pharmaceutical ingredients. It is also used in catalyst regeneration, rubber manufacturing, electroplating, semiconductor manufacturing, leather tanning and cotton seed processing.
Completely miscible with water.
Store in cool dry place, away from acids and alkalis.
|36% w/w aq. soln.|
|81.5° to 110°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
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.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: HYDROCHLORIC ACID
RTECSNumber : MW4025000
TSCA : TSCA