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Alfa Aesar™ Potassium bromide, 99+%

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7758-02-3
BrK
119.00
MFCD00011358
IOLCXVTUBQKXJR-UHFFFAOYSA-M
potassium bromide,bromide salt of potassium,kalii bromidum,bromure de potassium,caswell no. 684,tripotassium tribromide,potassium bromide k3br3,unii-osd78555zm,ccris 6095
253877
CHEBI:32030
potassium;bromide
[K+].[Br-]
7758-02-3
BrK
119.00
MFCD00011358
IOLCXVTUBQKXJR-UHFFFAOYSA-M
potassium bromide,bromide salt of potassium,kalii bromidum,bromure de potassium,caswell no. 684,tripotassium tribromide,potassium bromide k3br3,unii-osd78555zm,ccris 6095
253877
CHEBI:32030
potassium;bromide
[K+].[Br-]
Applications
Used as an analytical reagent and an oxidizing agent. Potassium bromate is used primarily as a maturing agent for flour and as a dough conditioner. It is also used as a laboratory reagent, in permanent-wave compounds such as food additives and explosives.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in alcohol but insoluble in acetone and ethanol.

Notes
Strong oxidizer. Incompatible with combustible materials, organics, reducing agents, aluminum and finely powdered metals
Merck Index 14,7618
Solubility Information Slightly soluble in alcohol but insoluble in acetone and ethanol.
Formula Weight 119.01
Percent Purity ≥99%
Density 2.75
Odor Odorless
Refractive Index 1.559
Sensitivity Hygroscopic
Boiling Point 1435°C
Melting Point 730°C
Quantity 5000g
Chemical Name or Material Potassium bromide
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GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

P261-P264b-P271-P280i-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P501c

H319-H335

EINECSNumber : 231-830-3

RTECSNumber : TS7650000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures; Store under Nitrogen