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Sodium Metasilicate, 500 g

Item #: S0158

Price: $17.80

Na2SiO3•9H2O

F.W. 284.20

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Hazard Alert

Slightly toxic by ingestion; body tissue irritant. LD50 1153 mg/kg.

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Product Details

Storage:
Inorganic #4
Disposal:
#26a
Shelf Life:
Indefinite
Soluble:
Water (cold); not alcohol.
Color:
White
Odor:
None
CAS No.:
13517-24-3
Technical Note:
Cannot be used to make sodium silicate solutions for use in crystal-growing experiments or the preparation of a Superball. Sodium silicate solution must be prepared at high pressure and cannot be made in lab. See S0102 S0103 for sodium silicate (water glass) solution.