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Potassium hydride, 25 to 35 wt.%, dispersion in mineral oil, ACROS Organics™

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25g; Plastic bottle packed in tin can
Reduction reagent
CAS 7693-26-7,8042-47-5
Molecular Formula HK
Linear Formula KH
Synonym potassium hydride,potassium hydride kh,kaliumhydrid,acmc-20ajuo,kh,potassium hydride w/w in mineral oil
SMILES [H-].[K+]
IUPAC Name potassium;hydride
Molecular Weight (g/mol) 40.106
PubChem CID 82127
Formula Weight 40.11
Physical Form Dispersion of Powder In Mineral Oil
Concentration 25.0 to 35.0 wt%
Density 1.5400g/mL
Packaging Plastic bottle
Specific Gravity 1.54
Boiling Point 316.0°C
Color Beige-Gray
Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material Potassium hydride
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GHS H Statement:
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
In contact with water releases flammable gases which may ignite spontaneously.
Reacts violently with water.

GHS P Statement:
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Keep away from any possible contact with water, because of violent reaction and possible flash fire.

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GHS Signal Word: Danger