Read AMMONIUM_NITRATE_MSDS.pdf text version

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET (MSDS)

Product Name: AMMONIUM NITRATE , IN 1 MT BAGS , IMO 5.1,UN NO.1942, HS3102.30.000

=========================================================================== Ingredients/Identity Information =========================================================================== Proprietary: NO Ingredient: AMMONIUM NITRATE NIOSH (RTECS) Number: BR9050000 CAS Number: 6484-52-2 OSHA PEL: NOT ESTABLISHED ACGIH TLV: NOT ESTABLISHED Other Recommended Limit: NONE SPECIFIED =========================================================================== Physical/Chemical Characteristics b =========================================================================== Appearance And Odor: COLORLESS TO WHITE PRILLS. SLIGHT TRACE OF AMMONIA ODOR. Boiling Point: DECOMP 410F Melting Point: 337F,169C Specific Gravity: UNKNOWN Decomposition Temperature: 410F,210C Solubility In Water: VERY SOLUBLE. Corrosion Rate (IPY): UNKNOWN =========================================================================== Fire and Explosion Hazard Data =========================================================================== Flash Point: NOT APPLICABLE Extinguishing Media: COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF WATER. Special Fire Fighting Proc: FFIREMEN SHOULD WEAR A SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS AND FULL PROTECTIVE CLOTHING. BURNING OF CONFINED AMMONIUM NITRATE COULD LEAD TO DETONATION. Unusual Fire And Expl Hazrds: AMMONIUM NITRATE IS A POWERFUL OXIDIZING

AGENT. MIXTURES OF THIS COMPOUND AND ORGANIC MATTER ARE EXPLOSIVE. DO NOT STORE LARGE AMOUNTS IN AN UNVENTILATED AREA. =========================================================================== Reactivity Data =========================================================================== Stability: NO Cond To Avoid (Stability): AMMONIUM NITRATE IS UNSTABLE UNDER HIGH TEMPERATURE, AND NEAR AN OPEN FLAME, ORGANIC MATERIALS OR EXPLOSIVES. Materials To Avoid: ORGANIC MATERIAL, EXPLOSIVES. Hazardous Decomp Products: CAN INCLUDE AMMONIA, NITROGEN OXIDE, NITROUS OXIDE, AND NITRGEN. Hazardous Poly Occur: NO Conditions To Avoid (Poly): DOES NOT OCCUR. ========================================================================== Health Hazard Data =========================================================================== LD50-LC50 Mixture: ORAL LD50 (RAT) IS 5300 MG/KG Route Of Entry - Inhalation: YES Route Of Entry - Skin: YES Route Of Entry - Ingestion: YES Health Haz Acute And Chronic: EYES: PAIN, IRRITATION, CONJUNCTIVITIS. SKIN: IRRITATION, REDDENING, DERMATITIS, BURNS. INHALATION: IRRITATION OF MUCOUS MEMBRANES AND RESPIRATORY TRACT, SORE THROAT, LUNG CONGESTION, PULMONARY EDEMA, PNEUMONITIS, KIDNEY DAMAGE. INGESTION: GASTRIC IRRITATION, NAUSEA, ABDOMINAL SPASMS, ACIDOSIS, METHEMOGLOBINEMIA. Carcinogenicity - NTP: NO Carcinogenicity - IARC: NO Carcinogenicity - OSHA: NO IRRITATION, REDDENING, DERMATITIS, BURNS. INHALATION: IRRITATION OF MUCOUS MEMBRANES AND RESPIRATORY TRACT, SORE THROAT, LUNG CONGESTION, PULMONARY EDEMA, PNEUMONITIS, KIDNEY DAMAGE. INGESTION: GASTRIC IRRITATION, NAUSEA, ABDOMINAL SPASMS, ACIDOSIS, METHEMOGLOBINEMIA. Med Cond Aggravated By Exp: MAY AGGRAVATE PRE-EXISTING DERMATITIS AND KIDNEY AND LUNG CONDITIONS. Emergency/First Aid Proc: EYES: FLUSH WITH LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION. SKIN: REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING. FLUSH SKIN AREA WITH LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER. IF ADVERSE SYMPTOMS DEVELOP, GET MEDICAL ATTENTION. INHALATION: NOT A LIKELY ROUTE OF EXPOSURE. MOVE TO FRESH AIR. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION IF NEEDED. INGESTION: GIVE TWO GLASSES OF WATER AND INDUCE VOMITING. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION.

===========================================================================

Precautions for Safe Handling and Use =========================================================================== Steps If Matl Released/Spill: SWEEP OR SCOOP UP SPILLED DRY MATERIAL. FLUSH AREA WITH LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER. MINIMIZE DUST GENERATION.SPILLED DRY MATERIAL OR WATER SOLUTIONS OF AMMONIUM NITRATE CAN BE DISTRIBUTED ON LAND AS FERTILIZER OR FLUSHED AWAY WITH LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER. Neutralizing Agent: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER. Waste Disposal Method: DISPOSE OF WASTE IN ACCORDANCE WITH LOCAL, STATE AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS. IF PERMITTED, SPILLED DRY MATERIAL OR WATER SOLUTIONS OF AMMONIUM NITRATE CAN BE DISTRIBUTED ON LAND AS FERTILIZER OR FLUSHED AWAY WITH LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER. Precautions-Handling/Storing: STORE IN COOL, DRY, WELL VENTILATED AREA AWAY FROM COMBUSTIBLE MATERIALS, HEAT, SPARKS, AND FLAMES. NO SMOKING. Other Precautions: SWEEP UP AND DISPOSE OF ALL SPILLED MATERIAL IMEDIATELY. KEEP FROM CONTACT WITH CLOTHING AND OTHER COMBUSTIBLE MATERIALS. =========================================================================== Control Measures =========================================================================== Respiratory Protection: WEAR NIOSH APPROVED RESPIRATOR WITH APPROVED CARTRIDGES WHEN AIRBORNE EXPOSURE LIMITS FOR NUISANCE DUST ARE EXCEEDED. Ventilation: SUFFICIENT TO CONTROL DUST EXPOSURE LEVELS BELOW AIRBORNE EXPOSURE LIMITS. LOCAL EXHAUST VENTILATION IS PREFERRED. Protective Gloves: PROTECTIVE GLOVES TO AVOID SKIN CONTACT. Eye Protection: SAFETY GOGGLES TO AVOID EYE CONTACT. Other Protective Equipment: PROVIDE AN EYE WASH STATION AND SAFETY SHOWER. Work Hygienic Practices: WASH AFTER HANDLING AND BEFORE EATING, DRINKING, OR SMOKING. LAUNDER CONTAMINATED CLOTHING BEFORE REUSE.

=========================================================================== Transportation Data =========================================================================== Trans Data Review Date: 94053 DOT PSN Code: ARZ DOT Proper Shipping Name: AMMONIUM NITRATE, DOT Class: 5.1 DOT ID Number: UN1942 DOT Pack Group: III DOT Label: OXIDIZER IMO PSN Code: AYL IMO Proper Shipping Name: AMMONIUM NITRATE IMO Regulations Page Number: 5122 IMO UN Number: 1942 IMO UN Class: 5.1 IMO Subsidiary Risk Label: IATA PSN Code: BOE IATA UN ID Number: 1942

IATA Proper Shipping Name: AMMONIUM NITRATE IATA UN Class: 5.1 IATA Label: OXIDIZER AFI PSN Code: BOE AFI Prop. Shipping Name: AMMONIUM NITRATE AFI Class: 5.1 AFI ID Number: UN1942 AFI Pack Group: III AFI Special Prov: A1, A29 AFI Basic Pac Ref: 9-10

FURTHER INFORMATION CAN BE OBTAINED FROM:

Blue Diamond Australia Pty Ltd. ABN 75 003 068 344, A 10, 112 ­ 124 Cowles Road, Mosman, NSW 2088 Australia Tel: +61-2-99602511 Fax: +61-2-99695967 Email: [email protected]

DISCLAIMER

All statements, technical information and recommendations contained herein are based on information which we believe to be reliable. The accuracy and completeness of such information are not warranted or guaranteed. We cannot anticipate all conditions under which this information or our products may be used. We assume no liability or responsibility for loss or damage resulting from the improper use of handling of our products, from incompatible product combinations or from the failure to follow instructions, warnings and advisories in the product's label or Material Safety Data Sheet. Users should make their own investigations to determine the suitability of the information for their particular purposes.

Information

4 pages

Report File (DMCA)

Our content is added by our users. We aim to remove reported files within 1 working day. Please use this link to notify us:

Report this file as copyright or inappropriate

86057


You might also be interested in

BETA
Anarchists Cookbook v2000
nfpa_poster
15-9-12.PDF