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Potassium Perchlorate Rev. Date 04/21/06

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Product Code:   16-6017 16-6020
    Granular Powder
Assay:   99.2% 99.3%
Potassium Chloride:   0.05% 0.05%
Potassium Chlorate:   0.08% 0.08%
Potassium Bromide:   0.001% 0.001%
Moisture:   0.05% 0.01%
Water Insoluble Matter:   0.01% 0.01%
Screen Analysis   99% -20 mesh 100% -100 mesh
PACKAGING:   110, 250, 300 lbs. Polylined Metal Drums, with Desiccant Bags
USES:   Potassium perchlorate, is used in explosives, pyrotechnics, flares and automotive safety air bags.
HANDLING:   Fire and explosion hazard when in contact with reducing agents (fuels). Hazardous when mixed with organics. Since no exposure limits have 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 Perchlorate
& SHIPPING INFORMATION:   UN# 1489, Class 5.1, PGII, Label Code 5.1

Potassium Perchlorate
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