Potassium hydroxide (dry, solid)KOH
|Hazard identification number:||80|
Occupational exposure limit
- PEL (ST) (mg/m3) 2
- H: 290
May be corrosive to metals.
- H: 302
Harmful if swallowed.
- H: 314
Causes severe skin burns
and eye damage.
- P: 301 + 312 + 330
Wear protective gloves/protective
- P: 301 + 330 + 331
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting
- P: 308 + 310
IF exposed or concerned:
Immediately call a POISON
CENTER or doctor/physician.
No statement for this group.
No GHS Classification available at the moment.
|Density (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):||2,04 g/cm3|
|Ionization:||7.5 ± 1.0 eV|
|0||Flammability: No explosion danger|
|1||Instability: Instable when heated|
|3||Health: Very dangerous|
Also known as:
- Caustic lye Caustic potash Caustic potash lye Caustic potash solution Kalilauge 48 % (PRD 30207935) Kaliumhydroxid KOH-solution Potash Potassium hydrate potassium hydroxide Potassium hydroxide (8CI) Potassium Hydroxide (Flakes or Pellets) Potassium H
- Caustic potasch Potassium Hydroxide
- Caustic potash
- E 525
- Potassium hydrate
- Potassium hydroxide
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