Potassium Bromide

Properties

Product # 2887-5
Name Potassium Bromide
Synonyms Potassium monobromide
Formula KBr
Purity ACS
CAS Number 7758-02-3
Molecular Weight 119.01
Color & Form White solid
Boiling Point 1435° C
Melting Point 734° C
Specific Gravity 2.75 gm/ml
Solubility Soluble

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Safety

Transportation Information Not a dangerous good
Pictogram Pictogram: Irritant 
Signal Word Warning
Hazardous Statements

H315  Causes skin irritation.

H319  Causes serious eye irritation.

H335  May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Phrases

P261  Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.

P280  Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

P302+P352  IF ON SKIN: wash with plenty of soap and water.

P304+P340  IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and Keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.

P305+P351+P338  IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

P403+P233  Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.

Detailed Safety and Handling Information can be found on our Safety Data Sheet (SDS).

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