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MSDS KMnO4 Beads

 

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
KMnO4 Beads

Date: 10/14/88

Revised: 03/19/93

Supersedes: N.A.

I.

PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION

Trade Name:
Chemical Name: Anydrous calcium/magnesium montmorillonite
Synonyms: smectite, calcium magnesium bentonite
CAS Registry No:
DOT Hazard Class: N.A.
DOT Shipping Name: N.A.

III.

PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Appearance and Odor:. Purple spheres, no odor
Specific Gravity (liquids only): 3.2
Solubility in Water: Insoluble
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg at o F, nonaqueous liquids only): N.A.
Evaporation Rate (Butyl acetate = 100, nonaqueous liquids only): N.A.
Solids Content (solutions, dispersions, or pastes only):
Melting Point 2050° C
Boiling Point (o F, nonaqueous liquids only): N.A.
pH (aqueous liquids only):

IV.

FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA

Flash Point (o F): Not Flammable
Flammable Limits (vapor in air, Vol. %): None
LEL N.A.
UEL N.A.
Fire Extinguishing Media: N.A.
Extinguishing Media Foam, Carbon Dioxide, or Dry Chemical
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: None

V.

REACTIVITY DATA

Stability: Stable
Conditions to Avoid: None
Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid): Strong reducing agents and easily oxidized materials
Hazardous Decomposition  or Byproducts: None
Hazardous Polymerization Will not Occur
Conditions to Avoid None

V.

SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES

Environmental Hazards: No known adverse effects.
Spillage: Sweep, scoop, or vacuum discharged material.
Waste Disposal Method: Landfill according to local, state, and federal regulations.

VI.

HEALTH HAZARD DATA

Eye Contact: May cause irritation.
Skin Contact: May cause irritation.
Inhalation: Causes Irritation.
Ingestion: No hazards known or suspected.
Chronic Hazards: No known chronic hazards. Not listed by OSHA, NTP or IARC as a carcinogen.

VII.

SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION

Respiratory Protection: Use NIOSH approved dust mask or respirator where dust occurs.
Gloves: Plastic, rubber or cotton.
Eye Protection: Safety glasses, or chemical goggles.
Other Protective Equipment: N.A.
Personal Hygiene: Avoid breathing dust.
Engineering Control: Use with adequate ventilation.

VIII.

SUBSTANCES FOR WHICH STANDARDS HAVE BEEN SET

OSHA Permissible Exposure Limit or ACGIH Threshold Limit:. Value have not been established. Recommended Ceiling Limit: 15 mg/m3 Total dust. 5 mg/m3 Respirable fraction
Exposure Analysis Methods: Respirable sampler or Midget impinger see: J. Am. Ind. Hyg.Assoc., 28:554 (1967)

IX.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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GSA Resources, Inc.
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FAX (520) 744-7770
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