Potassium Permanganate is an inorganic purplish-black crystalline salt that dissolves in water to give intensely pink or purple solutions. Almost all applications of potassium permanganate exploit its oxidizing properties.
|Molar Weight||158.03 g/mol|
|Melting Point||240°C (decomposes)|
|Forms||Needles, Purple, Black|
Synonyms: Permanganate of potash, potassium manganesoylolate
Chemical Formula: KMnO4
CAS Number: 7722-64-7