Barium & Chemicals, Inc.

Safety Data Sheet
Revision: 0
Revision Date: 5/6/2015

 


1.) Identification
 
        Product Name: Barium Metaphosphate
        Product Number: BA1525
        Product Formula: Ba(PO3)2
 
        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 Organ Effect, Toxic by inhalation, Harmful by ingestion.
Target Organs
Kidney, Heart, Nerves, Gastrointestinal tract, Bone marrow, Liver, Spleen
GHS Classifications
Acute toxicity, Oral (Category 4)
Acute toxicity, Inhalation (Category 4)
GHS Label Elements, Including Precautionary Statements
Pictogram
Signal Word     Warning
Hazard Statement(s)
H302+H332 Harmful if swallowed or inhaled.
 
Precautionary Statement(s)
P264 Wash Skin thoroughly after handling
P301 + P312 IF SWALLOWED: call a POISON CENTER or doctor / physician if you feel unwell
P304 + P340 IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
 
HMIS Classification
Health Hazard 2
Flammability 0
Physical Hazards 0
Chronic Health Hazard *
 
NFPA Rating
Health Hazard 2
Fire 0
Reactivity Hazard 0
 
Potential Health Effects
Inhalation Toxic 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 Toxic if swallowed.

3.) INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
 
  EINECS PERCENT CAS NO:
237-362-6 100% 13762-83-9
  EINECS PERCENT CAS NO:

4.) FIRST AID MEASURES
 
Inhalation
Move victim to fresh air. If breathing is difficult give oxygen. If breathing has stopped, give artificial respiration. Seek medical attention.
Skin Contact
Remove comtaminated clothing and wash thoroughly before reuse. Wash ontact area(s)on skin with soap and water. If redness or swelling persists, seek medical attention.
Eye Contact
Flush eyes with large amounts of water while holding eyelids open for at least 15 - 20 minutes. Seek medical attention immediately
Ingestion Contact
Get medical attention immediately. INDUCE VOMITING

5.) FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
 
Extinguishing Media
Non-Flammable
Special Fire Fighting Procedures
Non-Flammable - Avoint contact with material : toxic
Fire and Explosion Hazzards
Not considered to be an explosion hazard
Hazardous Combustion Products
No information found
Protective Measure in Fire
Dike water runoff for later disposal; considered a toxic waste. Prevent from entering natural waterways. Keep unnecessary people out of area

6.) ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
 
Personal Precaution in Spill
Avoid contact with material: toxic. Wear PPE as outlined in Section 8
Environment
Dike ahead of large spills to prevent material from entering natural waterways. Keep unnecessary people out of area
Spill Clean Up
Sweep up carefully to recover as much uncontaminated material as possible. Do not flush with water. Contaminated material is considered a toxic waste and must be disposed of at a licensed toxic waste dump

7.) HANDLING AND STORAGE
 
Usage Precautions
Usage Descriptions
Storage Precautions
Handling Precautions
Wash hands before eating or smoking. Keep away from foods and heat. Prevent from entering natural waterways

8.) EXPOSURE CONTORLS AND PERSONAL PROTECTION
 
Protective Equipment
Respirators, Gloves, Goggles, protective clothing
Process Conditions
Exposure Limits: 0.5 mg / me (as Barium) - OSHA TWA, 0.5 mg / m3 (as Barium) - ACGIH TWA, 0.5 mg / m3 (as Barium - NIOSH TWA
Respirators
Use OSHA approved toxic dust respirator
Protective Gloves
Wear general purpose gloves
Eye Protection
Chemical safety goggles
Other Protection
Full cover protective clothing
Hygienic Work Practices
wash hands before smoking and eating

9.) PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
 
a) Appearance (physical state, color, etc.)
White Powder/crystals
b) Odor
odorless
c) Odor threshold
No data available
d) pH
No data available
e) Melting Point/freezing point
1560 C
f) Initial boiling Point and boiling range
No data available
g) Flash Point
No data available
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)
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
No information found
Hazardous Decomp Products
No information found
Conditions to Avoid
No information found

11.) TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
 
Toxic Dose LD 50
No information found
Toxicological Info
Toxic by ingestion. May affect those with cardiovascular, chronic respiratory and skin disease
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
Material may bioaccumulate to some extent

13.) DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
 
Disposal Methods
Contaminated material is considered Toxic Waste and must be disposed of in a licensed toxic waste dump
General Cleaning

14.) TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
 
DOT - GROUND TRANSPORTATION
Proper Shipping Name
BARIUM COMPOUNDS, NOS (Barium Metaphosphate)
Hazzard Class
6.1
UN Number
UN1564
Packing Group
III
IATA/IMDG REGULATIONS
Proper Shipping Name
BARIUM COMPOUNDS, NOS (Barium Metaphosphate)
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 43940-2 -- CL 85 HST 2835.21.29.00


15.) REGULATORY INFORMATION
Chemical Inventory Status Part 1
Ingredient CASNO TSCA EINECS China Japan Austrialia
Barium Metaphosphate 13762-83-9 No No No No No

Chemical Inventory Status Part 2
Ingredient CASNO Korea DSL NDSL Phil.
Barium Metaphosphate 13762-83-9 No No No No

Federal, State, International Regulations- Part 1
Ingredient CASNO SARA 302
    RQ TPQ LIST
Barium Metaphosphate 13762-83-9 No No Yes
SARA 313
Barium

Federal, State, International Regulations- Part 2
Ingredient CASNO RCRA 261.33 TSCA 8(d) CERCLA
Barium Metaphosphate 13762-83-9 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 2-20-15 Revised February 2014 to align with internal document control.
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.