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Sodium Hydroxide (NF/EP/BP/FCC), Fisher Chemical


Quantity 50kg
Packaging Fiber Drum

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  S39950

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Catalog No. S39950

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Melting Point 318°C
Boiling Point 1390°C
Purity Grade BP/EP/FCC/NF
Formula Weight 40
Quantity 50kg
DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
Physical Form Solid
pH 14
Assay 97.0 to 100.5% (EP)
Density 2.13g/cm³
Vapor Pressure 1mmHg at 739°C
Color White
Iron (Fe) 10ppm max. (BP)
Carbonate 2.0% max. (BP)
Chloride 50ppm max. (BP)
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 1mmHg at 739°C
Molecular Formula NaOH
Identification Pass Test (BP)
Heavy Metals 0.003% max. (NF), 20ppm max. (BP/EP)
Lead (Pb) 2mg/kg max. (FCC)
Insoluble Subs. and Organic Matter Pass Test (FCC)
Packaging Fiber Drum
Appearance of Solution Pass Test (BP)
Potassium (K) Pass Test (NF)
Arsenic (As) 3mg/kg max. (FCC)
CAS 497-19-8
Residual Solvents Meets Requirements (BP)
Sulfate 50ppm max. (BP)
Bacterial Endotoxins Report EU/mg (EP)
CAS 1310-73-2
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
Chemical Name or Material Sodium Hydroxide
MDL Number MFCD00003548
Sodium Carbonate 3.0% max. (NF)
Endotoxin Report EU/mg (NF)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 0.003% max. (NF)
Mercury (Hg) 0.1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Cleanup Symbol Caustic
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
Causes severe burns by all exposure routes. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. 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. Immediate medical attention is required. Immediate medical attention is required. Do not induce vomiting.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:0
Instability:1

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Sodium Hydroxide
CAS 1310-73-2
CAS 497-19-8
Purity Grade BP/EP/FCC/NF
Assay 97.0 to 100.5% (EP)
Molecular Formula NaOH
Formula Weight 40
MDL Number MFCD00003548
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Emergency Overview
Causes severe burns by all exposure routes. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. 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. Immediate medical attention is required. Immediate medical attention is required. Do not induce vomiting.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:0
Instability:1

DANGER!