Cobalt Uranyl Acetate MSDS

Cobalt Uranyl Acetate MSDS

Material Safety Data Sheet

 

Catalog Number:

 

Revision date: 25-Apr-2006

 

1. IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION AND COMPANY INFORMATION

 

Catalog Number:

Product name: COBALT URANYL ACETATE

 

Supplier:

IBI Labs

 

Emergency telephone number: CHEMTREC: 1-800-424-9300

 

2. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

 

Components

CAS Number:

Weight %:

ACGIH Exposure Limits: OSHA

Exposure Limits:

 

COBALT URANYL ACETATE N/A 90 – 100% None None

 

3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

 

EMERGENCY OVERVIEW:

May cause irritation to the eyes, skin and respiratory system. Harmful to flora,
fauna, soil, 
organisms, and aquatic organisms.

 

Category of Danger:

Irritant , Dangerous for the environment

 

Principal routes of exposure: Skin

 

Inhalation: Irritating to respiratory system

 

Ingestion: Irritating to mouth, throat and stomach

 

Skin contact: Irritating to skin.

 

Eye contact: Contact with eyes may cause irritation

 

ANSI Classification: Irritant – eye, skin, respiratory

 

Statements of hazard:

May Cause Eye, Skin and Respiratory Tract irritation.

 

Statement of Spill or Leak – ANSI Label:

Contain and/or absorb spill with inert material (e.g. sand, vermiculite), then

place in suitable container. Do not flush to sewer or allow to

enter waterways. Use appropriate Personal Protective Equipment.

 

Statement of First Aid:

In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.

Call a physician.

 

Precautions – ANSI Label:

Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Wash thoroughly after handling. Avoid breathing

vapors. Avoid prolonged or repeated contact with the skin, eyes or respiratory tract.

Wash thoroughly after exposure.

 

4. FIRST AID MEASURES

General advice: In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show

the label where possible).

Product name: COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Inhalation: Move to fresh air. Call a physician immediately.

Skin contact: Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Call a physician immediately.

Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting without medical advice.

Eye contact: Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Call a physician

immediately. Rinse thoroughly with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and consult a physician.

Protection of first-aiders: No information available

Medical conditions aggravated by exposure: None known

 

5. FIREFIGHTING MEASURES

Suitable extinguishing media:

Use dry chemical, CO2, water spray or “alcohol” foam.

Specific hazards: Burning produces irritant fumes.

Unusual hazards: None known

Special protective equipment for firefighters: Wear self-contained breathing apparatus

for fire fighting if necessary.

Specific methods: Water mist may be used to cool closed containers.

Flash point: Not determined

Auto-ignition temperature: Not determined

NFPA rating:

NFPA Health: 2

NFPA Flammability: 1

NFPA Reactivity: 0

 

6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Personal precautions: Use personal protective equipment.

Environmental precautions: Do not flush into surface water or sanitary sewer system.

Methods for cleaning up: Soak up with inert absorbent material.

 

7. HANDLING AND STORAGE

Storage: ROOM TEMPERATURE

Handling: Use only in area provided with appropriate exhaust ventilation.

Safe handling advice: Wear personal protective equipment. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

Technical measures/storage conditions: Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated

place.

Incompatible products: Oxidizing and spontaneously flammable products

 

8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION

Engineering measures: Ensure adequate ventilation.

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

Respiratory protection: Breathing apparatus only if aerosol or dust is formed.

Hand protection: PVC or other plastic-material gloves

Skin and body protection: Impervious clothing

Eye protection: Goggles

Hygiene measures: Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.

Product name: COBALT URANYL ACETATE

 

9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

Physical state: Solid

Formula: CoUO2(C2H3O2)2•H2O

Melting point/range: No data available at this time.

Boiling point/range: No Data available at this time.

Density: No data available

Vapor pressure: No data available

Evaporation rate: No data available

Vapor density: No data available

Solubility (in water): No data available

Flash point: Not determined

Autoignition temperature: Not determined

 

10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

Stability: Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Polymerization: None under normal processing.

Hazardous decomposition products: Thermal decomposition can lead to release of irritating

gases and vapours such as carbon oxides.

Materials to avoid: Strong oxidizing agents

Conditions to avoid: Exposure to air or moisture over prolonged periods.

 

11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Product Information

Acute toxicity

Components

RTECS Number:

Selected LD50s and LC50s

COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Not Available

Not Determined

Chronic toxicity: Chronic exposure may cause nausea and vomiting, higher exposure causes

unconsciousness.

Local effects: Symptoms of overexposure may be headache, dizziness, tiredness, nausea and vomiting.

Specific effects: May include moderate to severe erythema (redness) and moderate edema (raised

skin), nausea, vomiting, headache.

Primary irritation: A primary irritant.

Carcinogenic effects: No data is available on the product itself.

Mutagenic effects: No data is available on the product itself.

Reproductive toxicity: No data is available on the product itself.

 

12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Mobility: No data available

Bioaccumulation: No data available

Ecotoxicity effects: No data available

Aquatic toxicity: May cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.

Components

U.S. DOT – Appendix B –

Marine Pollutant

U.S. DOT – Appendix B –

Severe Marine Pollutants

United Kingdom – The Red List:

COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed

Product name: COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Components Germany VCI (WGK)

World Health Organization (WHO) – Drinking Water

Ecotoxicity – Fish Species Data

 COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed

Components

Ecotoxicity – Freshwater Algae Data

Ecotoxicity – Microtox Data Ecotoxicity – Water Flea Data

COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed

Components

EPA – ATSDR Priority List

EPA – HPV Challenge Program Chemical List

California – Priority Toxic Pollutants

COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed

Components

California – Priority Toxic Pollutants

COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Not Listed Not Listed

 

13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Waste from residues/unused products:

Waste disposal must be in accordance with appropriate 

Federal, State, and local regulations. This product, if

unaltered by use, may be disposed of by treatment at a

permitted facility or as advised by your local hazardous

waste regulatory authority. Residue from fires extinguished

with this material may be hazardous.

 

Contaminated packaging: Do not re-use empty containers

 

Methods for cleaning up: Soak up with inert absorbent material.

 

14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

 

UN/Id No: 2910

 

DOT:

Proper shipping name: Environmentally hazardous substance, solid, n.o.s.

IATA Hazard Label(s): Miscellaneous

Hazard Class: 7 – Other miscellaneous materials

Packing group: II

Emergency Response Guide Number (ERG):

161

Components

U.S. DOT – Appendix A Table 1 – Reportable Quantities

COBALT URANYL ACETATE RQ = 1 pound (as cobalt compounds)

TDG (Canada):

WHMIS hazard class: D2b toxic materials

 

IMDG/IMO

Proper shipping name: Environmentally hazardous substance, solid, n.o.s.

 

IMDG – Hazard Classifications Not Applicable

 

Product name: COBALT URANYL ACETATE

 

Components

U.S. DOT – Appendix B – Marine Pollutant

U.S. DOT – Appendix B – Severe Marine Pollutants

 

COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Not Listed Not Listed

 

IMO-labels:

 

15. REGULATORY INFORMATION

International Inventories

U.S. regulations:

Components

California Proposition 65

Massachusetts Right to Know List:

New Jersey Right to Know List:

Pennsylvania Right to Know List:

COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed

 

Components

Florida substance List:

Rhode Island Right to Know List:

Illinois – Toxic Air Contaminants

Connecticut – Hazardous Air Pollutants

COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed

 

Components

SARA 313 Emission reporting/Toxic Release of Chemicals

CERCLA/SARA – Section 302 Extremely Haz

NTP: IARC:

COBALT URANYL ACETATE

Not Listed Not Listed None None

 

SARA 313 Notification: The above is your notification as to

the SARA 313 listing for this product(s) pursuant

to Section 313 of Title III of the Superfund Ammendments and

Reauthorization Act of 1986 and 40 CFR Part 372.

If you are unsure if you are subject to the reporting

requirements of Section 313, or need more information, please

call the EPA Emergency Planning and Community

Right-To-Know Information Hotline: (800) 535-0202 or (202)

479-2499 (in Washington, DC or Alaska).

 

State Notification: The above information is your notice as

to the Right-to-Know listings of the stated product(s). Individual

states will list chemicals for a variety of reasons including, but

not limited to, the compounds toxicity; carcinogenic, tumorigenic

and/or reproductive hazards; and the compound’s environmental

impact if accidentally released.

 

16. OTHER INFORMATION

 

Prepared by: Health & Safety

 

Disclaimer: The information and recommendations contained herein are based

upon tests believed to be reliable. However, IBI Labs does not guarantee the accuracy or

completeness NOR SHALL ANY OF THIS INFORMATION CONSTITUTE A WARRANTY,

WHETHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE SAFETY OF THE

GOODS, THE MERCHANTABILITY OF THE GOODS, OR THE FITNESS OF THE

GOODS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Adjustment to conform to actual conditions of usage

maybe required. IBI Labs assumes no responsibility for results obtained or for incidental or

consequential damages, including lost profits arising from the use of

these data. No warranty against infringement of any patent, copyright or trademark

is made or implied.

 

End of Safety Data Sheet

Inventory – United States TSCA – Sect. 8(b) Not Listed

 

Components

 

COBALT URANYL ACETATE

 

Canada DSL Inventory List

 

Product name: COBALT URANYL ACETATE

 

Not Listed

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