Potassium Hydroxide, pellets

Properties

Product # 14868
Name Potassium Hydroxide, pellets
Synonyms Caustic potash
Formula KOH
Purity ACS
CAS Number 1310-58-3
Molecular Weight 56.11
Color & Form White solid
Boiling Point 1324° C
Melting Point 361° C
Specific Gravity 2.12 gm/ml
Solubility Soluble

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Safety

Transportation Information UN1813, Potassium Hydroxide, solid, 8, II
Pictogram Pictogram: Corrosive  Pictogram: Irritant 
Signal Word Danger
Hazardous Statements

H290  May be corrosive to metals.

H302  Harmful if swallowed.

H314  Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.

H318  Causes serious eye damage.

H402  Harmful to aquatic life.

Precautionary Phrases

P234  Keep only in original container.

P260  Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.

P264  Wash hands thoroughly after handling.

P270  Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.

P273  Avoid release to the environment.

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

P301+P330+P331  IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.

P303+P361+P353  IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off Immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse SKIN with water/shower.

P304+P340+P310  IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

P305+P351+P338+P310  IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

P406  Store in corrosive resistant/... container with a resistant inner liner.

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

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