Barium & Chemicals, Inc.

Safety Data Sheet
Revision: 0
Revision Date: 8/23/2016

 


1.) Identification
 
        Product Name: Strontium Bromide
        Product Number: ST1060
        Product Formula: SrBr2 6H2O
 
        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
No known OSHA hazards
Target Organs
Non-applicable
GHS Classifications
Skin Irritation (Category 2)
Eye irritation (Category 2A)
Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure (Category 3)
GHS Label Elements, Including Precautionary Statements
Pictogram
Signal Word     Warning
Hazard Statement(s)
H315 Causes skin irritation
H319 Causes serious eye irritation
H335 May cause respiratory irritaton
 
Precautionary Statement(s)
P261 Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray
P264 Wash skin thoroughly after handling
P271 Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area
P280 Wear protective gloves/protective clothing
P302 + P352 IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water
P305 / P351 / P338 IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.Continue rinsing
 
HMIS Classification
Health Hazard 0
Flammability 0
Physical Hazards 0
 
NFPA Rating
Health Hazard 0
Fire 0
Reactivity Hazard 0
 
Potential Health Effects
Inhalation May be harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory tract irritation
Skin May be harmful if absorbed through skin. May cause skin irritation
Eyes May cause eye irritation
Ingestion May be harmful if swallowed

3.) INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
 
  EINECS PERCENT CAS NO:
233-969-5 95% 10476-81-0
  EINECS PERCENT CAS NO:

4.) FIRST AID MEASURES
 
Inhalation
No information found.
Skin Contact
Wash with large volumes of water. Topical treatment of rash if present.
Eye Contact
No information found.
Ingestion Contact
Induce vomiting. Treat CNS symptoms in severe cases.

5.) FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
 
Extinguishing Media
Non-flammable.
Special Fire Fighting Procedures
Non-flammable.
Fire and Explosion Hazzards
Not an explosion hazard.
Hazardous Combustion Products
Not applicable.
Protective Measure in Fire
Not applicable.

6.) ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
 
Personal Precaution in Spill
Wear personal protective equipment as described in Section 8.
Environment
Do not let product enter drains
Spill Clean Up
Sweep up carefully to recover maximum material. Contaminated sweepings are not considered a hazard.

7.) HANDLING AND STORAGE
 
Usage Precautions
Avoid contact with skin and eyes Avoid formation of dust and aerosols
Usage Descriptions
Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed. Normal measures for fire prevention
Storage Precautions
Keep container tightly closed in a dry well-ventilated place
Handling Precautions
Only generally accepted good housekeeping practices required. Keep away from foodstuffs.

8.) EXPOSURE CONTORLS AND PERSONAL PROTECTION
 
Protective Equipment
A system of local exhaust is recommended.
Process Conditions
No information found.
Respirators
Use OSHA approved dust mask.
Protective Gloves
Protective gloves are required for prolonged exposure.
Eye Protection
Eye protection is recommended.
Other Protection
No information found.
Hygienic Work Practices
No information found.

9.) PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
 
a) Appearance (physical state, color, etc.)
colorless (Anhy- white) crystals (Anhy- granular powder)
b) Odor
No data available
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
Loses 6H20 @ 180C (Anhy- melts at 643C)
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)
soluble in water 195 (Anhy- 85.2)
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 under normal conditions.
Conditions to Avoid
Avoid compounds which will cause decomposition followed by strong exothermic reaction. 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
Take to landfill in accordance with local regulations.
General Cleaning

14.) TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
 
DOT - GROUND TRANSPORTATION
Proper Shipping Name
Not regulated.
Hazzard Class
Not regulated.
UN Number
Not regulated.
Packing Group
Not regulated.
IATA/IMDG REGULATIONS
Proper Shipping Name
Not regulated.
Hazzard Class
Not regulated.
UN Number
Not regulated.
Packing Group
Not regulated.
IMDG EMS
Not regulated.
Shipping Options for this product include
UPS    FedEx    Plane    Truck    Boat    Rail

Transportation Notes NMFC 46720 - CLASS 100 HST 2827.59.50.00


15.) REGULATORY INFORMATION
Chemical Inventory Status Part 1
Ingredient CASNO TSCA EINECS China Japan Austrialia
Strontium Bromide 10476-81-0 No No No No No

Chemical Inventory Status Part 2
Ingredient CASNO Korea DSL NDSL Phil.
Strontium Bromide 10476-81-0 No No No No

Federal, State, International Regulations- Part 1
Ingredient CASNO SARA 302
    RQ TPQ LIST
Strontium Bromide 10476-81-0 No No No
SARA 313
No information found.

Federal, State, International Regulations- Part 2
Ingredient CASNO RCRA 261.33 TSCA 8(d) CERCLA
Strontium Bromide 10476-81-0 No No No

Additional Items
Chemical Weapons Convention Acute TSCA 12(b) CDTA SARA 311/312 Reactivity Chronic
No No No No No 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 2-19-15 Revised February 2014 to align with internal document control Updated 8-23-2016
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.