Chemical Identification :
Chemical Formula : NaOCl
Molecular Weight : 74.44
CAS No. : 7681-52-9
Sodium hypochlorite is used on a large scale, as Household bleach, Laundering, Intermediate for chemical manufacturing, Fungicides, Swimming pools, Bleaching paper pulp, textiles, Water treatment etc.
Packing & Storage :
In bulk it is supplied in Rubber lined and FPR tank trucks. Keep in the container supplied and store (in vented, closed, clean non-corrosive and dark containers) in a cool, dry location away from direct sunlight and heat to avoid deterioration. If closed containers become heated, the containers should be vented to release decomposition products (mainly oxygen under normal decomposition). Do not store adjacent to chemicals which may react with the bleach if spillage occurs.
Handling and safety Instruction :
Store in a cool place (As low temperature as possible) and protect from light.
It must be carried in rubber-lined tanks or Plastic high density polyethylene carboys.
Use gloves, goggles, gum boots and wear protective suites during handling.
In case of contact with body or eyes, flow plenty water for twenty minutes on eyes and seek medical help immediately.
Fire risk when gets in contact with organic material.
Toxic by ingestion and strong irritant to body tissues.