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


Quantity 3kg
Packaging Poly Bottle

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  P2513

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Catalog No. P251-3

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Assay ≥85.0% (NF)
Purity Grade FCC/NF
Boiling Point 1320°C
Melting Point 360°C
Formula Weight 56.11
Quantity 3kg
DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
Physical Form Solid
pH 13.5
Color Light Yellow
Density 2.04g/cm³
Lead (Pb) 10mg/kg max. (FCC)
Carbonate 3.5% max. (FCC)
Packaging Poly Bottle
Identification Pass Test (FCC)
Synonym Caustic Potash
Mercury (Hg) 0.1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Insoluble Matter Pass Test (FCC)
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
Molecular Formula KOH
Assay Percent Notes (Total Alkali, as KOH) ≥85.0%
ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
MDL Number MFCD00003553
Residual Solvents Meets Requirements (NF)
Assay Percent Range (Total Alkali, as KOH) ≥85.0%
Potassium Carbonate 3.5% max. (NF)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 0.003% max. (NF)
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
CAS 1310-58-3
Chemical Name or Material Potassium Hydroxide

Specifications

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