Barium & Chemicals, Inc.

Safety Data Sheet
Revision: 4
Revision Date: 8/17/2016

 


1.) Identification
 
        Product Name: Barium Silicate
        Product Number: BA1550
        Product Formula: BaSiO3
 
        Manufacturer: Barium & Chemicals, Inc.
PO Box 218
515 Kingsdale Road
Steubenville, Ohio 43952-5218

Phone: 740-282-9776
Fax: 740-282-9161
Web: www.bariumchemicals.com

        Emergency Phone: Chemtrec 800-424-9300
        International: 703-527-3887

2.) HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Emergency Overview
OSHA Hazards
Target Organs
GHS Classifications
GHS Label Elements, Including Precautionary Statements
Pictogram
Signal Word     Danger
Hazard Statement(s)
H302 Harmful if swallowed.
H332 Harmful if inhaled.
H313 May be harmful if in contact with skin.
 
Precautionary Statement(s)
P280 Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
P302+P352 IF ON SKIN: Wash with soap and water.
 
HMIS Classification
Health Hazard 2
Flammability 0
Physical Hazards 0
 
NFPA Rating
Health Hazard 0
Fire 0
Reactivity Hazard 1
 
Potential Health Effects
Inhalation Material may be irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract. May be harmful if inhaled.
Skin May cause skin irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
Eyes May cause eye irritation.
Ingestion May be harmful if swallowed.

3.) INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
 
  EINECS PERCENT CAS NO:
236-245-7 100% 13255-26-0
  EINECS PERCENT CAS NO:

4.) FIRST AID MEASURES
 
Inhalation
Dust may be nuisance. Remove victim to fresh air. Call aphysician.
Skin Contact
Flush affected area with plenty of water, then wash with sopa and water. May cause irritation.
Eye Contact
Flush affected area with plenty of waterfor at least 15 minutes. Consult physician
Ingestion Contact
Induce vomiting if significant quantity is swallowed. Never give fluids or induce vomiting if patient is unconscious or having convulsions. Get medical attention.

5.) FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
 
Extinguishing Media
Not a fire hazard.
Special Fire Fighting Procedures
Not applicable.
Fire and Explosion Hazzards
Not applicable.
Hazardous Combustion Products
No information found.
Protective Measure in Fire
It may be recommended to use a self-contained breathing apparatus when fighting fires involving this material.

6.) ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
 
Personal Precaution in Spill
Wear appropriate personal protective equipment as described in Section 8.
Environment
No information found.
Spill Clean Up
Use normal clean-up procedures with broom or vacuum cleaner. Avoid excessive dusting of powder during clean up.

7.) HANDLING AND STORAGE
 
Usage Precautions
Usage Descriptions
Storage Precautions
Handling Precautions
Store in a cool and dry place away from possible contact with strong acids.

8.) EXPOSURE CONTORLS AND PERSONAL PROTECTION
 
Protective Equipment
Local exhaust ventilation is recommended to control airborne dust levels.
Process Conditions
No information found.
Respirators
Use appropriate NIOSH approved air purifying respirator when airborne concentrations exceed the TLV.
Protective Gloves
Wear protective gloves.
Eye Protection
Wear safety glasses.
Other Protection
None.
Hygienic Work Practices
Smoking and eating should be avoided in handling area.

9.) PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
 
a) Appearance (physical state, color, etc.)
White powder
b) Odor
odorless
c) Odor threshold
No data available
d) pH
No data available
e) Melting Point/freezing point
No data available
f) Initial boiling Point and boiling range
No data available
g) Flash Point
Not applicable
h) Evaporation rate
No data available
i) Flammability (solid,gas)
No data available
j) Upper/lower flammability or explosive limits
No data available
k) Vapor pressure
No data available
l) Vapor density
No data available
m) Relative density
No data available
n) Solubility(ies)
slightly soluble in water No data available
o) Partition coefficient: n-octanol/water
No data available
p) Auto-ignition temperature
No data available
q) Decomposition temperature
No data available
r) Viscosity
No data available
s) Specific Gravity
No data available

10.) STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
 
Stability
Stable
Hazardous Decomp Products
None
Conditions to Avoid
Avoid moisture and strong oxidizing agents.

11.) TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
 
Toxic Dose LD 50
No information found.
Toxicological Info
No information found.
Inhalation
No information found.
Skin
No information found.
Eyes
No information found.
Medical Symptoms
No information found.

12.) ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
 
Toxicity
No information found.
Distribution
No information found.
Chemical Fate
No information found.

13.) DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
 
Disposal Methods
Dispose of in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local regulations.
General Cleaning

14.) TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
 
DOT - GROUND TRANSPORTATION
Proper Shipping Name
Barium Compounds, N.O.S. (Barium Silicate)
Hazzard Class
6.1
UN Number
UN1564
Packing Group
III
IATA/IMDG REGULATIONS
Proper Shipping Name
Barium Compounds, N.O.S. (Barium Silicate)
Hazzard Class
6.1
UN Number
UN1564
Packing Group
III
IMDG EMS
F-A, S-A
Shipping Options for this product include
UPS    FedEx    Plane    Truck    Boat    Rail

Transportation Notes NMFC 45615-7 - CL 77.5 HST 2839.90.00.00


15.) REGULATORY INFORMATION
Chemical Inventory Status Part 1
Ingredient CASNO TSCA EINECS China Japan Austrialia
Barium Silicate 13255-26-0 Yes Yes No Yes Yes

Chemical Inventory Status Part 2
Ingredient CASNO Korea DSL NDSL Phil.
Barium Silicate 13255-26-0 Yes Yes No Yes

Federal, State, International Regulations- Part 1
Ingredient CASNO SARA 302
    RQ TPQ LIST
Barium Silicate 13255-26-0 No No No
SARA 313
No information found.

Federal, State, International Regulations- Part 2
Ingredient CASNO RCRA 261.33 TSCA 8(d) CERCLA
Barium Silicate 13255-26-0 No No No

Additional Items
Chemical Weapons Convention Acute TSCA 12(b) CDTA SARA 311/312 Reactivity Chronic
No No No No Yes No No
Fire Pressure Austrialian HazChem Code Poison Schedule WHMIS
No No No No No

16.) MISC. INFORMATION
 
Information Sources
Revision Comments
Revised November 2012 for GHS Standards. Updated 2-20-15 Revised February 2014 to align with internal document control Update 8-17-2016
Other Information

17.) DISCLAIMER
 
Barium & Chemicals, Inc. provides this information as it relates only to the specific product designated herein. All information contained in this SDS should be provided to the user's employees and/or customers. The information contained herein relates only to the environmental, health and safety precautions for the product and is not intended to be relied upon as technical specifications for commercial or other purposes. Do not use the ingredient information and/or ingredient percentages in this SDS as product specification. For product specification refer to a Product Specification and/or a Certificate of Analysis provided by or requested from Barium & Chemicals, Inc. This information relates only to the product designated herein, and does not relate to its use in combination with any other material or in any other process. This information is intended only as a guide to the appropriate handling of the product by a properly trained person. Individuals receiving this information must exercise their independent judgment in determining its appropriateness for a a particular purpose. Conditions of use are beyond the control of Barium & Chemicals, Inc. Users are responsible to verify the applicability of this information under their own operating conditions to determine whether the product is suitable for a particular purpose and assume all risks of use, handling and disposal of the product, or from the publication, reliance upon or other use of the information contained herein. This information is furnished without warranty, expressed or implied;except that it is accurate to the best knowledge of Barium & Chemicals, Inc. and is based upon data obtained from the manufacturer and/or recognized technical sources. Barium & Chemicals, Inc. expressively disclaims all express or implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to the product of information provided herein, and shall under no circumstances be liable for incidental or consequential damages. Barium & chemicals, Inc. assumes no responsibility for use, or reliance upon this information. Compliance with all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations remains the responsibility of the user.