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Potassium Hydroxide (Pellets/Certified ACS), Fisher Chemical


Quantity 50kg
Packaging Fiber Drum

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  P25050

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Catalog No. P250-50

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Assay ≥85.0%
Melting Point 360°C
Boiling Point 1320°C
Purity Grade Certified ACS Grade
Formula Weight 56.11
Quantity 50kg
DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
Physical Form Solid
Density 2.04g/cm³
pH 13.5
Color Light Yellow
Calcium (Ca) 0.005% max.
UN Number 1813
Identification Pass Test
Synonym Caustic Potash
Sodium (Na) 0.05% max.
Sulfate 0.003% max.
Chemical Name or Material Potassium Hydroxide
ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
Nickel (Ni) 0.001% max.
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
Chloride 0.01% max.
MDL Number MFCD00003553
CAS 1310-58-3
Potassium Carbonate 1.0% max.
Assay Percent Range ≥85.0%
Molecular Formula KOH
Heavy Metals (as Ag) 0.001% max.
Iron (Fe) 0.001% max.
Magnesium (Mg) 0.002% max.
Packaging Fiber Drum
Phosphate 5ppm max.
Nitrogen Compounds 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
Assay Percent Notes ≥85.0%

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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