-------------------------- phosphine) Potassium ------------- Carbon tetrachloride, carbon dioxide, water Silver ------------------ Acetylene, oxalic acid, tartaric acid, fulminic acid (produced in -------------------------- nitric acid-ethanol mixtures), and ammonium compounds
Organics
Acetone --------------- Concentrated nitric acid and sulfuric acid mixtures Acetylene ------------- Fluorine, chlorine, bromine, copper, silver, mercury Aniline ---------------- Nitric acid, hydrogen peroxide Flammable Liquids -- Ammonium nitrate, chromic acid, hydrogen peroxide, nitric acid, -------------------------- sodium peroxide, halogens Hydrocarbons--------- Fluoride, chlorine, bromine, chromic acid, sodium peroxide -------------------------- (propane, butane, etc.) Nitroparaffins -------- Inorganic bases, amines Oxalic Acid ----------- Silver, mercury
Oxidizers
Chlorates -------------- Ammonia salts, acids, metal powders, sulfur, finely divided -------------------------- organics, or combustible materials Chromic Acid (trioxide)-----Acetic acid, naphthalene, camphor, glycerol, turpentine, -------------------------- alcohol or flammable liquids Ammonium Nitrate - Acids, metal powders, flammable liquids, chlorates, nitrates, sulfur, finely divided organic or combustible materials Chlorine Dioxide ---- Ammonia, methane, phosphine, hydrogen sulfide, Cumene Hydroperoxide--Organic or inorganic acids Hydrogen Peroxide -- Copper, chromium, iron, most other metals or salts, alcohols, -------------------------- acetone, or other flammable liquids, aniline, nitromethane, or other ---------------------------organic or combustible materials Hypochlorites -------- Acids (will generate chlorine or hypochlorous acid Nitrates ---------------- Sulfuric acid (will generate nitrogen dioxide) Perchloric Acid ------ Acetic acid, bismuth and its alloys, alcohol, paper, wood, grease, -------------------------- oils Peroxides (Organics) Organic or inorganic acids; also avoid friction and store cold Potassium Chlorate -- Acids, especially sulfuric acid Potassium Permanganate----Glycerol, ethylene glycol, benzaldehyde, sulfuric acid Sodium Peroxide ---- Any oxidizable substance such as methanol, ethanol, glycerol, -------------------------- ethylene glycol, glacial acetic acid, acetic anhydride, benzaldehyde, ---------------------------furfural, methyl acetate, ethyl acetate, carbon disulfide Alkaline metals ------ Sodium, potassium, magnesium, calcium, aluminum, carbon dioxide, carbon tetrachloride or other chlorinated hydrocarbons, halogens, water Calcium oxide ------- Water Cyanides -------------- Acids (will generate hydrogen cyanide) Phosphorous (white) - Air, oxygen, caustic alkalis as reducing agents (will generate phosphine)

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