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Potassium hydroxide, ACS, 85% min, K2CO3 2.0% max, Alfa Aesar™

In soap manufacture, in bleaching, as an electrolyte, as an absorbent, in dyestuffs, in liquid fertilizer, in electroplating, as a reagent

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 1310-58-3
Molecular Formula KOH
Formula Weight 56.11
MDL Number MFCD00003553
UN Number UN1813
Merck Index 14,7640
Chemical Name or Material Potassium hydroxide
Grade ACS Grade
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AA1345118 SDS Alfa Aesar
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50g N/A N/A  
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Specifications Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

1310-58-3
56.11
UN1813
Potassium hydroxide
KOH
MFCD00003553
14,7640
ACS Grade

Specifications

Pellet
50g
13.5
1320° to 1324°C
UN1813
Odorless
Soluble in water, alcohol, and glycerol. Slightly soluble in ether
2.044
≥85%, K2CO3 2.0% max
56.11
MFCD00003553
Air Sensitive and Hygroscopic
14,7640
360°C
KOH
1310-58-3
Potassium hydroxide
ACS Grade

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H314-H302;
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a;
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/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.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE, SOLID

RTECSNumber : TT2100000

TSCA : TSCA