BBNLZ - SILVER FLAKE

Product Identification

Product ID:SILVER FLAKE
MSDS Date:01/01/1987
FSC:6810
NIIN:00F003654
MSDS Number: BBNLZ

Responsible Party
ALCAN POWDERS AND PIGMENTS/UNION, NY 07083

Emergency Phone: (201) 353-4600

Cage: 0ME29

Contractor
ALCAN-TOYO AMERICA INC AFFIL OF ALCON ALUMINUM CORP
NAPERVILLE, IL 60540 US

Telephone: 708-505-2160

Cage: 76424

Ingredients

SILVER

CAS: 9007-35-6

RTECS: VW3675000

Fraction By Weight: 95%

ACGIH TLV: 0.1MG/CUM


STEARIC ACID

CAS: 57-11-4

RTECS: WI2800000

Fraction By Weight: <5%

Hazards

Effects of Overexposure:INHALATION: MAY IRRITATE RESP. TRACT. SKIN:
PERMANENT BLUISH SPOTS. EYES: ARGYROSIS CORNEA.

First Aid

First Aid:INHALATION: REMOVE FROM EXPOSURE. SKIN: WASH AFFECTED AREAS
W/SOAP & WATER AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. SKIN: FLUSH W/WATER FOR AT
LEAST 15 MINUTES AND CONSULT A PHYSICIAN. INGESTION: CONSULT A
PHYSICIAN.

Fire Fighting

Extinguishing Media:DON'T USE WATER OR CLASS A/B/C EXTINGUISHERS OR
HALOGENATED
Fire Fighting Procedures:GENTLY COVER THE BURNING POWDER/FORM A RING
AROUND IT W/SAND
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:MODERATE FIRE/EXPLOSION HAZARD IN THE
FORM OF DUST WHEN EXPOSED FLAME.

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:WEAR PROTECTIVE CLOTHING, GOGGLES AND A NIOSH
APPROVED RESPIRATOR. SPRINKLE MODERATE WITH DAMP SAND AND COLLECT
FOR DISPOSAL AVOIDING DUST CLOUDS AS MUCH ASOSSIBLE.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE IN A COOL, DRY PLACE AVOIDING
CONTACT WITH HEAT AND ACIDS. AVOID CREATING DUST CLOUDS.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:USE SUPPLIED AIR RESPIRATOR IN CONFINED OR
ENCLOSED SPACES IF NEEDED
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST
Protective Gloves:CHEM. RESISTANT
Eye Protection:GOGGLES OR SPLASH SHIELD
Other Protective Equipment:CHEM. RESISTANT GLOVES/APRON TO AVOID
PROLONGED SKIN CONTACT
Supplemental Safety and Health
MELTING POINT: 960.5.

Chemical Properties

Spec Gravity:10.5
Appearance and Odor:SILVERY WHITE, SLIGHT WAXY ODOR

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
Stability Condition to Avoid:ORGANIC/INORGANIC
ACIDS/ACETYLENE/AMMONIA/BROMOAZIDE/OXALIC
Hazardous Decomposition Products:REACTS W/STRONG NITRIC ACID TO PRODUCE
TOXIC FUMES.

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:PUT IN A CLOSED CONTAINER FOR DISPOSAL.

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