Sodium hypochlorite solution 0.05M (NaClO)

Substance: sodium hypochlorite.

Also known as: Antiformin Bleach Chloride of soda Carrel-Dakin solution Modified Dakin's solution Surgical chlorinated soda solution

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Hazard information danger

Corrosive cat. 1

Hazard statements

  • Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
  • Very toxic to aquatic life

Precautionary statements

  • Avoid release to the environment.
  • Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. [As modified by IV ATP]
  • IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do – continue rinsing.
  • Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor/… [As modified by IV ATP]

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