BBPFJ - ALL TCM CARBIDE GRADES

  • MSDS: BBPFJ
  • Manufacturer: TUNGSTEN CARBIDE MFG
  • Product Name: ALL TCM CARBIDE GRADES
  • National Stock Number: 5610-00F003969
Product Identification

Product ID:ALL TCM CARBIDE GRADES
MSDS Date:01/01/1987
FSC:5610
NIIN:00F003969
MSDS Number: BBPFJ

Responsible Party
TUNGSTEN CARBIDE MFG/TUSTIN, CA 92681

Emergency Phone: (714) 832-3013

Cage: TUNGS

Contractor
TUNGSTEN CARBIDE MFG/TUSTIN, CA 92681

Cage: TUNGS

Ingredients

TUNGSTEN CARBIDE (41-97%) _

CAS: 11107-01-0

RTECS: YO7350000

Fraction By Weight: 97%

ACGIH TLV: 5MG/CUM


COBALT (SARA III)

CAS: 7440-48-4

RTECS: GF8750000

Fraction By Weight: 97%

OSHA PEL 0.1 MG/M3;AS CO

ACGIH TLV: 0.05 MG/M3;DUST 9293


VANADIUM CARBIDE

CAS: 10580-52-6

RTECS: YW1575000

Fraction By Weight: 0.50%


TANTALUM

CAS: 7440-25-7

RTECS: WW5505000

Fraction By Weight: 52%

OSHA PEL 5 MG/M3

ACGIH TLV: 5 MG/M3; DUST; 9192

Hazards

Effects of Overexposure:SYMPTOMS INCLUDE PRODUCTIVE COUGH, WHEEZING,
SHORTNESS OF BREATH, CHEST TIGHTNESS AND WEIGHT LOSS.

First Aid

First Aid:INHALATION: REMOVE FROM EXPOSURE. SKIN: IF IRRITATION OR RASH
OCCURS, WASH AFFECTED AREA WITH SOAP/WATER. EYE: IF IRRITATION
OCCURS, FLUSH W/WATER. INGESTION: IF SUBSTANTIAL QUANTITIES ARE
SWALLOWED, DRINK OF WATER, INDUCE VOMITING. GET MED ATT.

Fire Fighting

Extinguishing Media:DRY SAND/DOLOMITE/ABC FIRE EXTINGUISHER/FOR FLOOD
W/WATER.
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE A RESPIRATOR APPROVED FOR TOXIC
DUSTS/FUMES. USE SCBA.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:DUSTS MAY PRESENT A FIRE OR EXPLOSION
HAZARD UNDER RATE FAVORING CONDITION OF PARTICLE SIZE.

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:VENTILATE AREA OF SPILL. CLEAN UP USING
METHODS WHICH AVOID DUST GENERATION SUCH AS CUUM (W/APPROPRIATE
FILTER TO PREVENT AIRBORNE DUST LEVELS WHICH EXCEED E PEL/TLV), WET
DUST MOP OR WET CLEAN-UP. US E AN APPROPRIATE NIOSH APPROD RESP.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:DON'T STRIKE OR IMPACT PRODUCT
W/HARDENED STEEL HAMMER OR SIMILAR DEVICE BECAUSE OF POSSIBLE
FCTURE/SHATTERING OF PRODUCT.
Other Precautions:WASH HANDS THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING, BEFORE EATING
OR SMOKING. WASH EXPOSED SKIN AT THE END OF WORK SHIFT. DON'T SHAKE
CLOTNG, RAG OR OTHER ITEMS TO REMOVE DUST.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:USE AN NIOSH APPROVED RESPIRATOR IF AIRBORNE
DUST EXCEED PEL OR TLV.
Ventilation:USE LOCAL EXHAUST VENTILATION TO KEEP BELOW TLV OR PEL
Protective Gloves:BARRIER CREAM
Eye Protection:SAFETY GLASSES OR GOGGLES
Supplemental Safety and Health
MSDS DATED: NOV 1985.

Chemical Properties

Spec Gravity:15.5
Solubility in Water:INSOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:DARK GRAY METAL/NO ODOR.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:O

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
CONTACT OF DUST W/STRONG OXIDIZERS MAY CAUSE FIRE/EXPLOSION.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:NONE

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROPRIATE
GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS. MAY BE SOLD AS SCRAP FOR RECLAIM.

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