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Toxic by inhalation and ingestion; skin irritant.

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Disposal:
Shelf Life:
Fair. Bromine vapors degrade bottle caps over time. To avoid corrosion of metals in storage area, always store in a Flinn Saf-Stor™ Can.
Color:
Red/brown
Odor:
Irritating, chlorinelike.
Technical Note:
Keep a supply of sodium thiosulfate solution (hypo) on hand as a neutralizer when working with bromine. Kit contains all the ingredients and instructions to prepare 500 mL of fresh bromine water using a traditional redox reaction.