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Potassium Hydroxide (Pellets/NF/FCC), Fisher Chemical


Quantity 3kg
Packaging Poly Bottle

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  FLP251-3

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Catalog No. P251-3

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Carbonate 3.5% max. (FCC)
Density 2.04g/cm³
Identification Pass Test (FCC)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 0.003% max. (NF)
Insoluble Matter Pass Test (FCC)
Lead (Pb) 10mg/kg max. (FCC)
Mercury (Hg) 0.1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Packaging Poly Bottle
Potassium Carbonate 3.5% max. (NF)
Residual Solvents Meets Requirements (NF)
pH 13.5
Melting Point 360°C / 680°F
Boiling Point 1320°C / 2408°F
Color Light Yellow
Quantity 3kg
Chemical Name or Material Potassium Hydroxide
CAS 1310-58-3
Purity Grade NF/FCC
Physical Form Solid
Assay 85.0% min. (NF)
Assay Percent Range (Total Alkali, as KOH) ≥85.0%
Assay Percent Notes (Total Alkali, as KOH) ≥85.0%
Molecular Formula KOH
Formula Weight 56.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00003553
Synonym Caustic Potash
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

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Potassium Hydroxide
CAS 1310-58-3
Purity Grade NF/FCC
Physical Form Solid
Assay 85.0% min. (NF)
Assay Percent Range (Total Alkali, as KOH) ≥85.0%
Assay Percent Notes (Total Alkali, as KOH) ≥85.0%
Molecular Formula KOH
Formula Weight 56.11g/mol
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!