|Chemical Synonym||Manganic acid, Potassium salt|
|Appearance/Form||Dark-green powder or crystals|
|Solubility||Soluble in potassium hydroxide solution and water, decomposes in acid solution|
|Storage||Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry, well-ventilated place|
|Special Notes||Dangerous fire risk in contact with organic material, strong oxidizing agent|
|Uses||Batteries, photography, printing, water purification, oxidizing agent, and a source of oxygen(dyeing), bleaching skins, fiber oils, disinfectant, mordant|
|Transport Information||Proper Shipping Name: Oxidizing solid, n.o.s. UN1479 Class: 5.1 Packing Group: III|
|Safety and Hazards Information|
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
Oxidizing solids (Category 3), H272 Skin irritation (Category 2), H315 Eye irritation (Category 2A), H319 Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure (Category 3), Respiratory system, H335 For the full text of the H-Statements mentioned in this Section, see Section 16.
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
Signal word Warning
H272 May intensify fire; oxidizer.
H315 Causes skin irritation.
H319 Causes serious eye irritation.
H335 May cause respiratory irritation.
P210 Keep away from heat.
P220 Keep/Store away from clothing/ combustible materials.
P221 Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles.
P261 Avoid breathing dust/ fume/ gas/ mist/ vapors/ spray.
P264 Wash skin thoroughly after handling. P271 Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.
P280 Wear protective gloves/ eye protection/ face protection.
P302 + P352 IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.
P304 + P340 + P312 IF INHALED:
Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/ physician if you feel unwell. P305 + P351 + P338 IF IN EYES:
Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing. P332 + P313 If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/ attention.
P337 + P313 If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/ attention.
P362 Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
P370 + P378 In case of fire: Use dry sand, dry chemical or alcohol-resistant foam for extinction.
P403 + P233 Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.
P405 Store locked up.
P501 Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant.
|Handling and Storage|
Precautions for safe handling
Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid formation of dust and aerosols. Further processing of solid materials may result in the formation of combustible dusts. The potential for combustible dust formation should be taken into consideration before additional processing occurs. Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking. Keep away from heat and sources of ignition.
Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Storage class (TRGS 510): Oxidizing hazardous materials
Specific end use(s)
Apart from the uses mentioned in section 1.2 no other specific uses are stipulated