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Potassium Hydroxide, Pellets, 85%, FCC
Product Code: P439P1
Potassium Hydroxide Pellets - (Also known as Caustic Potash, Potassium Hydrate, Potash Lye, KOH) (Same as PH1315, P1315)
No HAZMAT FEES, NO SALES TAX when shipped out of New Jersey.
Properties: White deliquescent solid in the form of tiny white pellets or flakes. Absorbs water and carbon dioxide from the air. Soluble in water, alcohol, glycerol; slightly soluble in ether.
Hazards: Toxic by ingestion and inhalation; strong caustic; handle with gloves or tongs; corrosive to tissue.
Common Uses: Commonly used in making soaps and detergents. Also used as an electrolyte in alkaline storage batteries and some fuel cells, for making liquid fertilizers, herbicides, and as a paint remover.