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Sodium Hydroxide

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Synonym: Caustic soda, soda lye
Formula: NaOH
Formula Weight.: 40.00
CAS: 1310-73-2
Characteristic: White
Notes: Protect concentrated solutions of sodium hydroxide from air because they react with carbon dioxide in air to form sodium carbonate; store sodium hydroxide in plastic bottles as it can slowly dissolve glass over time
Storage Code: White—corrosive
DOT Class: Corrosive

 
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Synonym: Caustic soda, soda lye
Formula: NaOH
Formula Weight.: 40.00
CAS: 1310-73-2
Characteristic: White
Notes: Protect concentrated solutions of sodium hydroxide from air because they react with carbon dioxide in air to form sodium carbonate; store sodium hydroxide in plastic bottles as it can slowly dissolve glass over time
Storage Code: White—corrosive; separate acids from bases; separate oxidizer acids from organic acids
DOT Class: Corrosive

Reagent Grade - High purity. Often equal to purity standards set by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Use for quantitative analysis.
Laboratory Grade - Intermediate purity. Suitable for educational laboratories. Use for qualitative analysis, not quantitative analysis.