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Sodium Hydroxide Rev. Date 04/21/06



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TYPICAL CHEMICAL ANALYSIS
 
Product Code:   19-4195
Sodium Hydroxide (as NaOH):   >99.0 Min.
Sodium Carbonate:   0.2-0.4%
Sodium Sulfate:   30 ppm
Iron:   5-10 ppm
Bulk Denisty:   1.2
Chloride:   <100 ppm
Average Particle Size:   1.05 mm
     
     
     
     
     
     
 
OTHER SPECIFICATIONS:  O-S-598A
 
PACKAGING:   25 & 50 kg. Moisture Proof Polyethylene Bag
 
USES:   Sodium hydroxide solutions are used to neutralize acids and to make sodium salts. They also hydrolyze fats, form soaps, precipate alkaloids and most metals, and are used in pharmaceuticals.
 
HANDLING:   Mechanical exhaust is required. Keep in sealed containers. Store in cool, dry place. Avoid inhalation and ingestion. OSHA PEL and ACGIH TLV-TWA have been established for this compound at 2mg/m3. This material is extremely corrosive. See the MSDS for more information.
 
PROPER SHIPPING NAME:   Sodium Hydroxide, solid
& SHIPPING INFORMATION:   UN# 1823, Class 8, PGIII, Label Code 8, RQ 1000(454)
 
PRODUCT INFORMATION

Sodium Hydroxide
 
CAS Number
RTECS Number
Melting point
Water Solubility

1310-73-2
WB 4900000
318 °C
42g/100ml

EINEC Number
Molecular Wt.
Molecular Formula
Specific Gravity

2151855
40.01
NaOH
2.130
 

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