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CAS Number : 7782-61-8
Light violet crystals, odorless.
Standard according to Regulation respecting the quality of the work environment
InhalationIn case of dust inhalation, move the person to fresh air.
Eye contactRinse the eyes with plenty of water for 5 minutes or until the product is removed. If irritation persists, consult a physician.
Skin contactRinse the skin with water. Consult a physician if irritation persists.
IngestionIn case of ingestion, rinse mouth with water. Consult a physician in case of unusual symptoms.
This product may absorb water from air and form wet solid. May discolor on exposure to light. It is not combustible but may enhances the burning rate of combustible materials such as wood, paper and oil and may strongly react with them.
Extinguishing media and special procedures
Effects of short-term exposure
May cause irritation of the skin, eyes and upper respiratory tract.
Respiratory tractAbove than or equal to 1 mg/m³ (as Fe), wear a particulate filter respirator.SkinWear appropriate gloves.
EyesWear safety glasses if there is a risk of dust exposure.
This product must be handle away from incompatible materials. Equipment must be grounded.
Store in a tightly-sealed container in a dark, cool, dry and well-ventilated area. Store away from incompatible materials and from source of ignition. Protect from physical damage.
Leak or spill
Pick up solids and carefully place into a clean, dry and tightly-sealed container. Flush contaminated area with flooding quantities of water.