Perchloric Acid (>50%>72%)Perchloric Acid (>50%>72%) (HClO4) is a clear colorless solution that is corrosive and used as a precurser to perchlorate salts. This chemical is a strong oxidizing agent and a superacid.. Even though it is not flammable, we still recommend a secure chemical storage building or container that meets specific regulations for storing Perchloric Acid (>50%>72%). That’s why we suggest one of the following: View All Chemical Storage Products
Perchloric Acid (>50%>72%) Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Non-flammable
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in compliant, approved flammables storage buildings, separated from oxidizers and sources of ignition.
- Compatible Details: Acetic anhydride, bismuth and its alloys, alcohol, paper, wood, grease, oils, strong acids, strong bases, finely powdered metals, strong reducing agents.
- Description: Perchloric acid is an inorganic compound with the formula HClO4. Usually found as an aqueous solution, this colorless compound is a stronger acid than sulfuric and nitric acids.
- Classification: CLASS 5.1, CLASS 8
- Brand Name: n/a
Perchloric Acid (>50%>72%) Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|HClO4||1.67 g/cm³||397.°F (20°C)||Perchloric Acid||100.46 g/mol||Cold water||-169.°F (-11°C)|