BBGQR - SEALED SMOKE DETECTOR SOURCES, 196362

  • MSDS: BBGQR
  • Manufacturer: AMERSHAM CORP
  • Product Name: SEALED SMOKE DETECTOR SOURCES, 196362
  • National Stock Number: 4240-00F000447
Product Identification

Product ID:SEALED SMOKE DETECTOR SOURCES, 196362
MSDS Date:01/01/1985
FSC:4240
NIIN:00F000447
MSDS Number: BBGQR

Responsible Party
AMERSHAM CORPORATION

Emergency Phone: 312/ 593-6300

Cage: EO480

Contractor
AMERSHAM CORPORATION
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL 60005-4692 US

Telephone: 800-323-9750

Cage: EO480

Ingredients

RADIOACTIVE AMERICIUM-241

Fraction By Weight: <1%

Fire Fighting

Extinguishing Media:WATER, CO2, DRY CHEMICAL, HALON
Fire Fighting Procedures:NONE
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS NEED TO BE TAKEN IF A
SOURCE APPEARS DAMAGED OR BROKEN. THE SOUR SHOULD BE ISOLATED AND A
COMPETENT PERSON SHOULD CHECK FOR CONTAMINATIO

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:DO NOT SCRATCH OR DAMAGE THE FACE OF A
SOURCE AS THIS COULD LEAD TO A RELEASE OF THE RADIOACTI MATERIAL.
Other Precautions:ALWAYS KEEP ACTIVE AND INACTIVE WORK SEPARATED AS FAR
AS POSSIBLE, PREFERABLY BY MAINTAINING ROOMS USED SOLELY FOR
RADIOACTI WORK.

Exposure Controls

Supplemental Safety and Health
2636 S. CLEARBROOK DRIVE, ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL. 60005.

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSAL OF ALL RADIOACTIVE WASTE ACCORDING TO
STATUTORY REQUIREMENTS.

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