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Alfa Aesar™ Potassium chloride, 99%

$53.57 - $692.68

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 7447-40-7
Molecular Formula KCl
Formula Weight 74.55
MDL Number MFCD00011360
Merck Index 14,7621
Chemical Name or Material Potassium chloride
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A116620I*
5000g Each for $190.86
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A116620G
25,000g Each for $692.68
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A116620B
1000g Each for $53.57
Specifications

Description

Applications
The main use of potassium chloride is in the manufacture of fertilizers. It finds use in medicine as an electrolyte replenisher, and to treat hypokalemia with its pharmaceutical preparation, a condition in which the level of potassium will be low in blood. Further it finds use as a flux agent in welding and metal casting. It is useful in water softener units, certain de-icing products and calibration of the radiation monitoring equipment. It finds use as a scotophor in dark-trace CRTs.

Solubility
Freely soluble in water. Slightly soluble in alcohol. Insoluble in ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

7447-40-7
74.55
14,7621
KCl
MFCD00011360
Potassium chloride

Specifications

74.55
5000g
1500°C (subl.)
773°C
14,7621
99%
KCl
7447-40-7
Odorless
MFCD00011360
Potassium chloride

Safety and Handling

RTECSNumber : TS8050000

TSCA : TSCA