SAFETY DATA SHEETS (SDS)
Glow in the Dark Multipurpose pigment powder
The information contained herein is based on data available at the time of preparation of this data sheet which Environmental Health Center, LLC (EHCGLOW) believes to be reliable. However, no warranty is expresses or implied regarding the accuracy of this data. EHCGLOW shall not be responsible for the use of this information, or of any product, method or apparatus mentioned and you must make your own determination of its suitability and completeness for your own use, for the protection of the environment, and the health and safety of your employees and the users of this material. Complies with OSHA hazard communication standard 29CFR1910.1200
1. PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION
Product Name:Glow in The Dark Multipurpose Pigment Powder
Company Name: Environmental Health Center LLC (EHCGLOW)
Address:Mequon WI 53092
2. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
ChemicalName: Alkaline Earth Metal Aluminates Oxide Europium Doped
Al2O3 39% CAS No.1344-28-1
CaO 0.5% CAS No.1305-78-8
MgO 0.5% CAS No.1309-48-4
SrO 57% CAS No.1314-11-0
SiO2 0.1% CAS No.7631-86-9
Eu2O3 0.8% CAS No.1308-96-9
Dy2O3 1.8% CAS No.1308-87-8
B2O3 0.3% CAS No.1304-28-5
3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Exposure Limit: ACGIH-TLV 2mg/ m3
OSHA-PEL 3mg/ m3
Routes of exposure: Inhalation of vapor or spray mist, skin contact, eye contact, ingestion.
Effect of overexposure:
Eye contact: May cause irritation.
Skin contact: May cause irritation.
Ingestion: May cause irritation.
Inhalation: Irritation of the upper respiratory tract. Prolonged inhalation may lead to headache, nausea, coughing.
Listed Carcinogen: None.
4. FIRST-AID MEASURES
Eyes contact: Rinse eyes immediately with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation or other effect persist get medical attention.
Skin contact: Rinse affected area thoroughly with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention. Remove contaminated clothing and wash it before use.
Ingestion: Get medical attention and treatment immediately.
Inhalation: Remove to exposure or in the fresh air, Restore and support breathing. Get medical help any breathing difficulty. Seek medical attention if symptoms persist.
5. FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES
Flash point °C: Not applicable.
Auto ignition temperature: Not applicable.
Flammability Classification: Not applicable.
Extinguishing media: Water. Use extinguishing media appropriate for surrounding fire.
Special fire fighting procedures: Firefighters should use full protective clothing, eye protection and self-contained breathing apparatus when fighting chemical fires. Use water spray to cool nearby containers and structures exposed to fire.
Unusual fire and explosion hazards: This product will not burn. Use appropriate techniques to fight surrounding fire.
6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Steps to be taken in case material is released or spilled: Comply with all applicable health and environmental regulations. Ventilate the area. Use personal protective equipment & respiratory protection during cleanup. Avoid generation of dust and place in a tight container for disposal.
7. HANDLING AND STORAGE PRECAUTIONS
Handling: Handle in accordance with Good Industrial Hygiene and Safety Practice. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Wear protective clothing & respiratory protection.
Storage: Store in tight containers in a cool, dry place away from incompatible materials.
Other Precautions: Use only with adequate ventilation. Keep containers tightly closed and upright when not in use.
8. EXPOSURE CONTROL AND PERSONAL PROTECTION
Ventilation: Provide Local Exhaust/ Mechanical (General) ventilation.
Personal Protective equipment:
Respirator: USE NIOSH/MSHA certified (or equivalent) Particulate respirators in accordance with OSHA standard 29 CFR 1910.134 Wear respiratory protection if ventilation is inadequate.
Protective gloves: Plastic or Neoprene
Eye protection: Safety glasses
Other protective equipment: Appropriate laboratory apparel
Hygienic work practices: Hands and face should be washed before breaks and at the end of the materials using. Do not eat, drink or smoke near this material. Threshold limit value: OSHA, PEL Total dust 3mg/m3
Primary routes of exposure: Inhalation/ Injection/ Skin contact
9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance: Light yellow powder
Melting Point: 1200-1400ºC
Vapor pressure: Not applicable
Vapor density: Not applicable
Solubility (in water): Insoluble
Flammability class: Not applicable
Specific gravity: 3.4-3.5g/cm3
Freezing point: Not applicable
% Volatility: Not applicable
Evaporation rate: Not applicable
pH (% in water): Not applicable
10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Stability data: Stable.
Condition / Hazards to avoid: Contact with acids.
Incompatibility: Contact with acids.
Hazardous polymerization: Will not occur.
Hazardous decomposition products: None.
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Toxicity: Product is considered non-hazardous and non-toxic under Federal OSHA Hazard Communication Standard 29 CFR 1910.1200.
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Ecological toxic effects: Quantitative data on the ecological effect of this product is not available.
13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATION
Dispose of in accordance with all applicable local, state, federal, and environmental regulations.
14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Not subject to transport regulations.
15. REGULATORY INFORMATION
SARA 313 Title III
Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA): All ingredients in this product are listed on the U.S. EPA TSCA inventory of chemical substances.
16. DEFINITIONS AND ABBREVIATIONS
ACGIH = American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists
CAS = Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number
EPA = Environmental Protection Agency
NOISH = National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
OSHA = Occupational Safety and Health Administration
PEL = Permissible Exposure Limits
SARA = Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act
Notice to Reader
To the best of our knowledge, the information mentioned above is accurate. We have reviewed any information contained in this data sheet which we received from source outside our company. We believe that information to be correct but cannot guarantee its accuracy or completeness. However, the final determination of the suitability of any material is the sole responsibility of the user. Health and safety precautions in this data sheet may not be adequate for all individuals and/or situations. All materials may present unknown hazards and should be used with caution. Although certain hazards are described herein, we cannot guarantee these are the only hazards existing. It is the user’s obligation to evaluate and use this product safety and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. No statement made in this data sheet shall be construed as a permission or recommendation for the use of any product in a manner that might infringe existing patents. No warranty is made, either expresses or implied.