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Potassium Hydroxide (Pellets/Certified ACS), Fisher Chemical


Quantity 1kg
Packaging Poly Bottle

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  P2501

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Catalog No. P250-1

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Potassium Hydroxide
Color Light Yellow
Quantity 1kg
CAS 1310-58-3
ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
Causes severe burns by all exposure routes. Water reactive. Use personal protective equipment. Do not allow contact with water. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Immediate medical attention is required.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:0
Instability:1
DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
Calcium (Ca) 0.005% max.
Chloride 0.01% max.
Purity Grade Certified ACS Grade
Physical Form Solid
Assay ≥85.0%
Assay Percent Range ≥85.0%
Assay Percent Notes ≥85.0%
Density 2.04g/cm³
Molecular Formula KOH
Formula Weight 56.11
MDL Number MFCD00003553
UN Number 1813
Identification Pass Test
Synonym Caustic Potash
Heavy Metals (as Ag) 0.001% max.
Iron (Fe) 0.001% max.
Magnesium (Mg) 0.002% max.
Nickel (Ni) 0.001% max.
Packaging Poly Bottle
Phosphate 5ppm max.
Nitrogen Compounds 0.001% max.
Potassium Carbonate 1.0% max.
Sodium (Na) 0.05% max.
Sulfate 0.003% max.
pH 13.5
Melting Point 360°C
Boiling Point 1320°C

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Potassium Hydroxide
CAS 1310-58-3
Purity Grade Certified ACS Grade
Physical Form Solid
Assay ≥85.0%
Assay Percent Range ≥85.0%
Assay Percent Notes ≥85.0%
Molecular Formula KOH
Formula Weight 56.11
MDL Number MFCD00003553
Synonym Caustic Potash
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Emergency Overview
Causes severe burns by all exposure routes. Water reactive. Use personal protective equipment. Do not allow contact with water. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Immediate medical attention is required.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:0
Instability:1

DANGER!

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