Potassium iodate (KIO3)

Substance: potassium iodate.

Also known as: Iodic acid, potassium salt

Chemspider article about potassium iodate

Wikipedia article about potassium iodate

Hazard information danger

Oxidising
Lower systemic health hazards

Hazard statements

  • May intensify fire; oxidizer
  • Causes skin irritation
  • Causes serious eye irritation
  • May cause respiratory irritation

Precautionary statements

  • Keep/Store away from clothing/…/combustible materials. [As modified by IV ATP]
  • Avoid breathing dust/fume/ gas/mist/vapours/spray. [As modified by IV ATP]

Experiments with this reagent