Potassium hydroxide solution 47%
for analysis EMSURE®
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22 May 2013
|HS Code||2815 20 00|
|Chemical and physical data|
|Solubility||(20 °C) soluble|
|Density||1.475 g/cm3 (20 °C)|
|pH value||>13.5 (H2O, 20 °C)|
|Safety information according to GHS|
H290: May be corrosive to metals.
H302: Harmful if swallowed.
H314: Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
P280: Wear protective gloves/ protective clothing/ eye protection/ face protection.
P301 + P330 + P331: IF SWALLOWED: rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P309 + P310: IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
|Storage class||8 B Non-combustible corrosive substances|
|WGK||WGK 1 slightly water endangering|
Bases and alcoholates should be diluted if necessary by carefully stirring them into water and then neutralized (protective gloves, fume cupboard!) with hydrochloric acid (Cat. No. 100312). Before placing in container D, check the pH with pH universal indicator strips (Cat. No. 109535).
Harmful if swallowed.Causes severe burns.
In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.Wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/face protection.In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible).
|Categories of danger||harmful, corrosive|
|Declaration (railroad and road) ADR, RID||UN 1814 Kaliumhydroxidlösung, 8, II|
|Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code||UN 1814 POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE SOLUTION, 8, II, Segregation Group: 18 (Alkalis)|
|Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR||UN 1814 POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE SOLUTION, 8, II|