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Alfa Aesar™ Sodium hydroxide, pearl, 97%

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1310-73-2
HNaO
39.997
MFCD00003548
HEMHJVSKTPXQMS-UHFFFAOYSA-M
sodium hydroxide,caustic soda,sodium hydrate,white caustic,soda lye,aetznatron,ascarite,sodium hydroxide na oh,sodium hydroxide solution,soda, caustic
14798
CHEBI:32145
sodium;hydroxide
[OH-].[Na+]
1310-73-2
HNaO
39.997
MFCD00003548
HEMHJVSKTPXQMS-UHFFFAOYSA-M
sodium hydroxide,caustic soda,sodium hydrate,white caustic,soda lye,aetznatron,ascarite,sodium hydroxide na oh,sodium hydroxide solution,soda, caustic
14798
CHEBI:32145
sodium;hydroxide
[OH-].[Na+]
Applications
Sodium hydroxide, pearl is an important inorganic chemical used in various industries worldwide. In the paper industry, it is utilized in pulping and bleaching processes. It plays an important role in aluminum etching, chemical analysis and in paint strippers. It is an active component in a wide range of domestic products such as pipe and drain cleaners, oven cleaners and in home-cleaning products. Other uses include cleaning of fats, cleaning of equipment, ion exchange resin regeneration, pH control, degreasing agent for cleaning metal surface, de-enameling and scrubbing of off-gases.

Solubility
Soluble in water, methanol, glycerol and ethanol. Insoluble in acetone and ether.

Notes
Air sensitive and hygroscopic. It is deliquescent and readily absorbs moisture and carbon dioxide in air. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong acids and organic materials.
UN Number UN1823
Merck Index 14,8627
Formula Weight 40
Percent Purity 97%
Odor Odorless
Boiling Point 1390°C
Melting Point 318°C
pH 14
Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material Sodium hydroxide, pearl

GHS H Statement
H314
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: SODIUM HYDROXIDE, SOLID

RTECSNumber : WB4900000

TSCA : TSCA