Product Information
Biological Information
Physicochemical Information
Density2.18 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Melting Point78 °C
pH value14 (H₂O, 20 °C) (saturated aqueous solution)
Bulk density900 - 1100 kg/m3
Solubility72 g/l
Materials Information
Toxicological Information
LD 50 oralLD50 Rat 550 mg/kg
Safety Information according to GHS
Hazard Pictogram(s) Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Statement(s)H302 + H332: Harmful if swallowed or if inhaled.
H314: Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Precautionary Statement(s)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.
P308 + P310: IF exposed or concerned: immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/ physician.
Signal WordDanger
Storage class6.1B Non-combustible, acute toxic Cat. 1 and 2 / very toxic hazardous materials
WGKWGK 1 slightly hazardous to water
Inorganic salts: Container I. Neutral solutions of the these salts: Container D. Before placing in Container D, check the pH with pH-Universal indicator strips (Item No. 109535).
Safety Information
Hazard Symbols Hazard SymbolsCorrosive
Hazard SymbolsHarmful
Categories of dangerharmful, corrosive
R PhraseR 20/22-34
Harmful by inhalation and if swallowed.Causes burns.
S PhraseS 26-28-36/37-45
In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.After contact with skin, wash immediately with plenty of water.Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible).
Product Usage Statements
Storage and Shipping Information
StorageStore at +5°C to +30°C.
Packaging Information
Transport Information
Declaration (railroad and road) ADR, RIDUN 2923 , 8 (6.1), II
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGRUN 2923 , 8 (6.1), II
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-CodeUN 2923 , 8 (6.1), II, Segregation Group: 18 (Alkalis)
Supplemental Information
Assay (acidimetric)≥ 98.0 %
Substances insoluble in dilute hydrochloric acid≤ 0.005 %
Carbonate (as BaCO₃)≤ 2.0 %
Chloride (Cl)≤ 0.001 %
Sulphide (S)≤ 0.0005 %
Heavy metals (as Pb)≤ 0.0005 %
Ca (Calcium)≤ 0.002 %
Fe (Iron)≤ 0.0005 %
K (Potassium)≤ 0.01 %
Na (Sodium)≤ 0.01 %
Pb (Lead)≤ 0.001 %
Sr (Strontium)≤ 0.5 %
Corresponds to ACS,ISO,Reag. Ph Eur


Barium hydroxide octahydrate SDS


Safety Data Sheet (SDS) 

Barium hydroxide octahydrate Certificates of Analysis

Product Number PackagingSpecificationLot Number
1017370500 Plastic bottlePDF Specification Document
1017379050 Fibre cartonPDF Specification Document

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