Potassium formate, 99% (water <2%), Alfa Aesar™


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A14551.30

UNSPSC: 12352114

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 590-29-4 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 250g

Product Code. 11411938

Quantity Price
1 £ 15.05 / 250g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 04-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Potassium Formate
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula HCO2K
Formula Weight 84.12

Specification

Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P362-P312-P321-P405-P403+P233-P501a
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Formula Weight 84.12
Quantity 250g
TSCA TSCA
Merck Index 14,7633
Assay 99%
RTECS Number LQ9625000
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Assay Percent Notes (water <2%)
MDL Number MFCD00013100
Solubility Information Soluble in water
Beilstein 3623272
Density 1.91
Storage Note 1 Hygroscopic
Chemical Name or Material Potassium Formate
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula HCO2K
CAS 590-29-4

Applications
Potassium formate acts as an intermediate in the formate potash process for the production of potassium. It is a deicing salt for used on roads. It serves as a corrosion inhibitor, an anti-scaling agent, a functional fluid, a processing aid and used in petroleum production.

Solubility
Soluble in water and alcohol. Insoluble in ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P362-P312-P321-P405-P403+P233-P501a

Hygroscopic