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Potassium Chlorate Rev. Date 04/21/06

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Product Code:   16-5126
Appearance:   White Powder
Potassium Chlorate:   99.8 Min.
Chlorides:   0.03 Max.
Moisture:   0.03 Max.
Bromates:   0.03 Max.
Insoluble Matter:   0.005
PACKAGING:   275 lb. Polylined Metal Drum, with Desiccant Bags
USES:   Potassium chlorate is used in matches, dyeing, printing, chemical analysis, explosives and pyrotechnics.
HANDLING:   Avoid inhalation and ingestion. As oxidizer, can explode or burn with organic materials. Since no exposure limit has been established by OSHA and ACGIH, we recommend that our product be treated as a nuisance dust 15mg/m3. See the MSDS for more information.
PROPER SHIPPING NAME:   Potassium Chlorate
& SHIPPING INFORMATION: UN# 1485, Class 5.1, PGII, Label Code 5.1

Potassium Chlorate
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FO 0350000
368 °C

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