Potassium Hydroxide Flakes
CTFA Name: Potassium Hydroxide
INCI Name: Potassium Hydroxide
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Korea
Shipping Note: When ordering potassium hydroxide flakes to be shipped, please note that we can only ship one 1-gallon container per box so there may be an additional shipping fee added. If this is the case, we will contact you for payment for the additional cost. In addition, this product can only ship ground, not expedited shipping, so no next day, 2nd day or 3 day air.
Potassium Hydroxide is used to turn oils into liquid soap. Our caustic soda is in flake form and is very easy to use. If you are trying to create bar soaps you will need to purchase Sodium Hydroxide (Caustic Soda/Lye).
Please do some research on the use of potassium hydroxide for soap as we cannot guide you on the process.
- Store in cool, dry place, well-ventilated area.
- Keep away from incompatible material.
- Wear chemical safety goggles, gloves and protective clothing.
- Wash your hands after handling it.
Eye or skin contact- Flush with lukewarm, gently running water, holding the eyelid(s) open and take the person to hospital.
Ingestion- Administer large quantities of water followed by milk and take the person to hospital.
Inhalation – Remove person affected to fresh air and take the person to hospital.
Bulk potassium hydroxide flakes are sold in 1-pound, 8-pound (1 gallon), and 55.112-pound bags.
Upon purchasing potassium hydroxide for soap you understand that the incorrect usage of this product can cause bodily harm. You should wear protective clothing and gear when handling and storing potassium hydroxide flakes, including a ventilator mask. This product is only intended to be used for soap making and through your purchase you agree not to resell this material for any other use.
Shay and Company will not be held liable for any damage caused to persons or property through the use or storage of potassium hydroxide.
Storage: Air-tight container.
Best Used By: One year from date of purchase.
Shelf Life Once Used in Manufacturing: One year from manufacturing date.