Potassium hydroxide is an inorganic compound with the formula KOH, commonly called caustic potash
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Potassium Hydroxide Flake 90% can only be shipped by courier in Limited Quantity within the UK with a maximum allowable size of 1L per bottle, or multiples of.
Pack Sizes above 1L can only be shipped by ADR approved courier.
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Minimum Assay: >90%
Molecular Formula: HKO
Molecular Weight: 56.11
Melting Point: 360°C
Boiling Point: 1320-1324°C
Potassium Carbonate (K2Co3): <0.5%
Potassium Chloride (KCl): <0.015%
Iron (Fe): <3ppm
Sodium Hydroxide (NaOH): <5ppm
Sulphated Ash: <5ppm
Bulk Density: 0.8-1.2 g/m3
Lead (Pb): <0.1ppm
Zinc (Zn): <0.2ppm
Arsenic (As): <10ppm
Hazard Class: 8
Packing Group: 2
Hazard Phrases: May be corrosive to metals. Harmful if swallowed. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Prec Phrases: Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Cas No: 1310-58-3
Einecs No: 215-181-3