Potassium hydroxide solution 0.1M (KOH)

Substance: potassium hydroxide.

Also known as: Caustic potash Potash lye Potassia Potassium hydrate

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Hazard information warning

Lower systemic health hazards

Hazard statements

  • Causes skin irritation
  • Causes serious eye irritation

Precautionary statements

  • IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do – continue rinsing.

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