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Alfa Aesar™ Potassium periodate, 99%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Potassium periodate
CAS 7790-21-8
Molecular Formula KIO4
Formula Weight 230
MDL Number MFCD00011407
UN Number UN1479
Merck Index 14,7654
Synonym Potassium metaperiodate
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AAA113080E

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alfa aesar™
A113080E
2500g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1130822

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alfa aesar™
A1130822
100g Each for $74.89
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 230
Chemical Name or Material Potassium periodate
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula KIO4
MDL Number MFCD00011407
CAS 7790-21-8
UN Number UN1479
Merck Index 14,7654
Synonym Potassium metaperiodate
Melting Point 582°C
Quantity 2500g
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H272-H315-H319-H335
May intensify fire
oxidizer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P221-P210-P220-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles.
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Keep/Store away from clothing/combustible materials.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 5.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: OXIDIZING SOLID, N.O.S.

Applications
Potassium periodate is used as an oxidizing agent in organic synthesis and an analytical reagent for the determination of potassium and cerium. It is also used in colorimetric estimation of manganese. It reacts with ammonium cerium(IV) nitrate to prepare tris[trinitratocerium(IV)] paraperiodate which finds application as an oxidant.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong reducing agents, powdered metals and amines.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P221-P210-P220-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles.
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Keep/Store away from clothing/combustible materials.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H272-H315-H319-H335
May intensify fire
oxidizer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.