Alfa Aesar™ Sodium perchlorate monohydrate, 97+%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A112430I
Sodium perchlorate, monohydrate is a chaotropic agent used in standard DNA extraction and hybridization reactions in molecular biology. It is widely utilized as a deproteinization agent during nucleic acid synthesis. A bit of modern commercial explosives products may contain sodium perchlorate, ammonium perchlorate, or potassium perchlorate as a chemical sensitizing agent.
Soluble in water.
It is a hygroscopic solid. Store under inert atmosphere and keep away from ignition sources.
|Sodium perchlorate monohydrate|
|140.48 (122.46 Anhydrous)|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
May cause fire or explosion
Harmful if swallowed.
GHS P Statement
Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles.
Wear fire/flame resistant/retardant clothing.
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
IF ON CLOTHING: rinse immediately contaminated clothing and skin with plenty of water before removing clothes.
In case of major fire and large quantities: Evacuate area.
Fight fire remotely due to the risk of explosion.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 5.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: SODIUM PERCHLORATE
RTECSNumber : SC9850000
TSCA : TSCA