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


Quantity 50kg
Packaging Fiber Drum

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  FLP25150

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Catalog No. P251-50

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Boiling Point 1320°C
Purity Grade FCC/NF
Melting Point 360°C
Formula Weight 56.11
Quantity 50kg
DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
Assay 85.0 to 100.5% (FCC)
Physical Form Solid
Color Light Yellow
Density 2.04g/cm³
pH 13.5
Identification Pass Test (FCC)
Insoluble Matter Pass Test (FCC)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 0.003% max. (NF)
Synonym Caustic Potash
Assay Percent Range (Total Alkali, as KOH) ≥85.0%
Lead (Pb) 10mg/kg max. (FCC)
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
Chemical Name or Material Potassium Hydroxide
Assay Percent Notes (Total Alkali, as KOH) ≥85.0%
CAS 1310-58-3
Molecular Formula KOH
MDL Number MFCD00003553
Mercury (Hg) 0.1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Carbonate 3.5% max. (FCC)
Packaging Fiber Drum
Potassium Carbonate 3.5% max. (NF)
Residual Solvents Meets Requirements (NF)
ChemAlert Storage Symbol White

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Potassium Hydroxide
CAS 1310-58-3
Purity Grade FCC/NF
Physical Form Solid
Assay 85.0 to 100.5% (FCC)
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
Accessories

Accessories for Catalog Number: P25150

Item Mfr. No. Item Description Price Per Unit Quantity  
19-087809
Enpac™ Poly-Dolly™
spilkleen/cep
5300YE
Versatile all-in-one dolly, dispensing station and containment unit Each for $1,117.76
Accessories
 

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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