Potassium Iodide, ACS Reagent

Typical Uses & Applications
Potassium Iodide is used in medicine, analytical chemistry, photography, heat stabilization in nylon tire cord and as a laboratory reagent.

Appearance:
Colorless, odorless crystals or granules.
Formula:
KI
Molecular Weight:
166.00
C.A.S. Number:
7681-11-0
EC Number:
231-659-4
Specification:
Assay: 99.0% min
pH (5% solution) : 6.0 – 9.2
Loss on drying @ 150oC: 0.2% max.
Insoluble matter: 0.005% max.
Sodium: 0.005% max.
Calcium: 0.002% max.
Magnesium: 0.001% max.
Chlorides and bromides (as Cl): 0.01% max.
Sulfate: 0.005% max.
Barium: 0.002% max.
Phosphate: 0.001% max.
Heavy metals (as Pb): 5 ppm max.
Iodate: 3 ppm max.
Iron: 3 ppm max.
Transportation Hazard Class:
Non-hazardous
Packaging:
25 kg. net weight container

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