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Potassium Hydroxide (Pellets/Certified ACS), Fisher Chemical


Quantity 10kg
Packaging Poly Pail

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  P25010

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Catalog No. P250-10

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Assay ≥85.0%
Melting Point 360°C
Purity Grade Certified ACS Grade
Formula Weight 56.11
Boiling Point 1320°C
Quantity 10kg
DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
Density 2.04g/cm³
Color Light Yellow
pH 13.5
Physical Form Solid
Phosphate 5ppm max.
Potassium Carbonate 1.0% max.
Sulfate 0.003% max.
Nickel (Ni) 0.001% max.
Synonym Caustic Potash
Sodium (Na) 0.05% max.
Identification Pass Test
Molecular Formula KOH
Assay Percent Notes ≥85.0%
Chemical Name or Material Potassium Hydroxide
ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
MDL Number MFCD00003553
UN Number 1813
Calcium (Ca) 0.005% max.
Iron (Fe) 0.001% max.
Chloride 0.01% max.
Nitrogen Compounds 0.001% max.
Packaging Poly Pail
Magnesium (Mg) 0.002% max.
Assay Percent Range ≥85.0%
Heavy Metals (as Ag) 0.001% max.
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
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
CAS 1310-58-3

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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