Barium & Chemicals, Inc.

Safety Data Sheet
Revision: 4
Revision Date: 8/23/2016

 


1.) Identification
 
        Product Name: Strontium Sulfate
        Product Number: ST1640
        Product Formula: SrSO4
 
        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
Not a hazardous substance or mixture
Target Organs
Not a hazardous substance or mixture
GHS Classifications
GHS Label Elements, Including Precautionary Statements
Pictogram
Signal Word     NONE
Hazard Statement(s)
Not a hazardous substance or mixture
 
Precautionary Statement(s)
 
HMIS Classification
Health Hazard
Flammability
Physical Hazards
 
NFPA Rating
Health Hazard
Fire
Reactivity Hazard
 
Potential Health Effects
Inhalation
Skin
Eyes
Ingestion

3.) INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
 
  EINECS PERCENT CAS NO:
231-850-2 N/A 7759-02-6
  EINECS PERCENT CAS NO:

4.) FIRST AID MEASURES
 
Inhalation
If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration.
Skin Contact
Wash off with soap and plenty of water.
Eye Contact
Flush eyes with water as a precaution.
Ingestion Contact
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water.

5.) FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
 
Extinguishing Media
Use means appropriate to fight the surrounding fire.
Special Fire Fighting Procedures
None; material is not considered a fire hazard.
Fire and Explosion Hazzards
Not considered to be an explosion hazard.
Hazardous Combustion Products
Strontium oxides
Protective Measure in Fire
No information found.

6.) ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
 
Personal Precaution in Spill
Avoid dust formation, Avoid breathing vapors, mist or gas
Environment
Do not let product enter drains
Spill Clean Up
Sweep up and put into clean containers.

7.) HANDLING AND STORAGE
 
Usage Precautions
Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed
Usage Descriptions
None noted
Storage Precautions
Keep in a dry place
Handling Precautions
Always practice good housekeeping. Avoid dusting of product. Wash thoroughly after handling and before eating, drinking, smoking or applying makeup.

8.) EXPOSURE CONTORLS AND PERSONAL PROTECTION
 
Protective Equipment
If large amounts of dust are expected use local exhaust.
Process Conditions
No information found.
Respirators
None necessary.
Protective Gloves
None necessary but normal work gloves are recommended.
Eye Protection
None necessary but normal use of safety glasses are recommended.
Other Protection
Ordinary dust mask.
Hygienic Work Practices
No information found.

9.) PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
 
a) Appearance (physical state, color, etc.)
off-white 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
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
3.96 G/ML @ 25 C (77 F)
n) Solubility(ies)
No data available 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
No information found.
Conditions to Avoid
Strong oxidizing agents

11.) TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
 
Toxic Dose LD 50
Material is not classified as hazardous.
Toxicological Info
Material should pose not health risk to humans
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
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 local, state and federal regulations.
General Cleaning

14.) TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
 
DOT - GROUND TRANSPORTATION
Proper Shipping Name
Strontium Sulfate
Hazzard Class
Not regulated.
UN Number
Not regulated.
Packing Group
Not regulated.
IATA/IMDG REGULATIONS
Proper Shipping Name
Strontium Sulfate
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 43090-2 - CLASS 85 HST 2833.29.50.00


15.) REGULATORY INFORMATION
Chemical Inventory Status Part 1
Ingredient CASNO TSCA EINECS China Japan Austrialia
Strontium Sulfate 7759-02-6 No No No No No

Chemical Inventory Status Part 2
Ingredient CASNO Korea DSL NDSL Phil.
Strontium Sulfate 7759-02-6 No Yes No No

Federal, State, International Regulations- Part 1
Ingredient CASNO SARA 302
    RQ TPQ LIST
Strontium Sulfate 7759-02-6 No No No
SARA 313
This material does not contain any chemical components with known CAS numbers that exceed the threshold reporting levels established by SARA Title III, Section 313.

Federal, State, International Regulations- Part 2
Ingredient CASNO RCRA 261.33 TSCA 8(d) CERCLA
Strontium Sulfate 7759-02-6 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 2/19/2015 Revised February 2014 to align with internal document control Updates 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.