- Aurate(1-), bis(cyano-C)-, potassium
- Gold potassium cyanide
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
22 26 36/37/39 45
Swiss Giftliste 1
Japan ENCS (MITI)
3.452 g/cm3 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Hazards and Protection.
Keep tightly closed.
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Government approved respirator.
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Strong acids, Strong oxidizing agents.
Hydrogen cyanide, Nitrogen oxides, Potassium oxides Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide.
Extinguish using Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Non-combustible, substance itself does not burn but may decompose upon heating to produce corrosive and/or toxic fumes.
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions. Specific Method(s) of Fire Fighting: Fire fighting hazard: water spray can be used to fight fire in area containing cyanide and to cool fire-exposed metal containers. However, direct contact of materi
Fire will produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
Toxic by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed. Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
May be fatal if swallowed.
May be fatal if inhaled. Material is irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract.
Causes skin irritation. May be fatal if absorbed through skin.
Causes eye irritation.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician immediately.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
In case of skin contact, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Call a physician.
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.