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Data Sheet
Potassium Perchlorate

Product Code 16-6017 Granular 16-6020 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 SDS for more information.

PROPER SHIPPING NAME: Potassium Perchlorate

SHIPPING INFORMATION: UN# 1489, Class 5.1, PGII, Label Code 5.1

Potassium Perchlorate

CAS Number 7778-74-7
RTEC Number SC 9700000
Water Solubility 2g/100ml
EINEC Number 2319129
Molecular Wt. 138.55
Molecular Formula KClO4

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