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Sodium dithionite

EMPLURA®

Synonym(s):
Sodium dithionite, Sodium hydrosulfite, Sodium hypodisulfite
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
Na2O4S2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
174.11
MDL number:
EC Index Number:
231-890-0

Quality Level

product line

Emplura®

assay

≥85.0% (iodometric)

form

powder

autoignition temp.

>200 °C

potency

2500 mg/kg LD50, oral (Rat)

pH

5.5-8.5 (20 °C, 50 g/L in H2O)

mp

100 °C (decomposition)

transition temp

flash point >100 °C

solubility

250 g/L (slow decomposition)

density

2.5 g/cm3 at 20 °C

bulk density

1250 kg/m3

anion traces

chloride (Cl-): ≤0.05%

cation traces

Fe: ≤0.005%

storage temp.

2-30°C

InChI

1S/2Na.H2O4S2/c;;1-5(2)6(3)4/h;;(H,1,2)(H,3,4)/q2*+1;/p-2

InChI key

JVBXVOWTABLYPX-UHFFFAOYSA-L

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Analysis Note

Assay (iodometric): ≥ 85.0 %
Identity: passes test
Chloride (Cl): ≤ 0.05 %
Fe (Iron): ≤ 0.005 %

Legal Information

EMPLURA is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

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Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Eye Irrit. 2 - Self-heat. 1

Supplementary Hazards

Storage Class Code

4.2 - Pyrophoric and self-heating hazardous materials

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

212.0 °F

Flash Point(C)

> 100 °C

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