Alfa Aesar™ Potassium oxalate hydrate, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A122890I

Quantity 5000g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 6487-48-5
    Molecular Formula K2C2O4·xH2O
    Formula Weight 166.22g/mol (Anhydrous)
    MDL Number MFCD00150033
    Beilstein 3752576
    Merck Index 14,7651
    Synonym Oxalic acid potassium salt monohydrate
    Chemical Name or Material Potassium oxalate hydrate

    Specifications

    Odor Odorless
    Melting Point >300°C
    pH 6 to 8.5
    Quantity 5000g
    CAS 6487-48-5
    Assay Percent Range 99%
    Molecular Formula K2C2O4·xH2O
    Formula Weight 166.22g/mol (Anhydrous)
    MDL Number MFCD00150033
    Beilstein 3752576
    Merck Index 14,7651
    Synonym Oxalic acid potassium salt monohydrate
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H302-H312
    Harmful if swallowed.
    Harmful in contact with skin.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P280-P301+P312-P312-P363-P322-P501a
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
    Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
    Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
    Specific measures (see label).
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    Storage Note 1 Hygroscopic
    RTECS Number RO2885000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Potassium oxalate hydrate
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    Potassium oxalate hydrate is used as a chelating agent, a purifying agent in the pharmaceutical industry and a precipitating agent in rare-earth metal processing. It finds application as a grinding agent, as a rust remover in metal treatment and as a bleaching agent in the textile and wood industry. It is also used in waste water treatment and as a scale remover in automobile radiators. Furthermore, it is used as a reagent in analytical chemistry for the determination of calcium and other heavy metals as well as reducing agents in photography. It is also involved in the preparation of SBA-15 (nanostructured SiO2) supported vanadium oxide catalyst.

    Solubility
    Soluble in water.

    Notes
    Hygroscopic. Incompatible with halogens, ammonia, cyanides and heavy metals.

    GHS H Statement
    H302-H312
    Harmful if swallowed.
    Harmful in contact with skin.

    GHS P Statement
    P280-P301+P312-P312-P363-P322-P501a
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
    Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
    Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
    Specific measures (see label).
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Hygroscopic

    Warning

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