Sodium Picramate is the sodium salt of picramic acid with the chemical formula C6H4N3O5Na. Both Picramic Acid and Sodium Picramate are widely used throughout the world in hair dyes and colours. It’s also used to create picrate salts, which are used for analytical chemistry. It typically exists as a dark red crystalline powder with no odour at room temperature.

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CAS Number: 831-52-7
UN Number: 1349
Hazard Class: 4.1
Packing Group: I
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What is the CAS Number of Sodium Picramate?

The CAS number of Sodium Picramate is 831-52-7.

What is the UN Number of Sodium Picramate?

The UN number of Sodium Picramate is 1349.

What is the Hazard Class and packing group of Sodium Picramate?

Sodium Picramate is in Hazard Class 4.1 and Packing Group I

Physical properties of Sodium Picramate

Physical State: No information available
Appearance: Pasty
Odor: None
Odor Threshold: No information available
pH: 7 to 9
Melting Point / Range: No information available
Boiling Point / Range: No information available
Molecular Formula: No information available
Molecular Weight: No information available
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Safety Information for Sodium Picramate

All the safety information for Sodium Picramate can be found in our MSDS (material safety data sheet) below. It includes information on first aid, accidental release, fire-fighting, handling and storage, personal protection and much more. Please familiarise yourself with the hazards before handling it.

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Flammability: Sodium Picramate is considered a highly explosive substance, and can explode and throw material 1,600 metres.

Health: Sodium Picramate fires may produce toxic, irritating or corrosive gases which should be avoided.

Reactivity: Sodium Picramate can react violently with reducing agents including hydrides, sulphides and nitrides, leading to a detonation. This can also produce a fire, which can produce toxic, irritating or corrosive gases.

It's recommended to consult the specific Safety Data Sheet for accurate and up-to-date information for a particular product.