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CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION

Product Name : Activated Alumina
Other Designations : Aluminium alumina, Alumina,Alpha Alumina.

 
MANUFACTURER/ SUPPLIER

Desicca Chemicals

Office : 197 / 7718, Kannamwar Nagar, Vikhroli (East)
Mumbai - 400 083. India.
Telephone :
022-2577 4412 / 2574 1232 / 25740254
Fax :
0091-022-2574 5155
E-mail :
desicca@mtnl.net.in 

 
COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
 

Ingredient

Percent

Aluminium Oxide

 

Alumininum Oxide (Al2O3)

< 94%

Silicon Oxide (SiO2)

< 0.1%

Fe2O3

< 0.1%

 
HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
 
Emergency Overview

Eyes
Ski 
Inhalation
Ingestion

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Can cause severe eye irritation
Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause irritation.
Irritating to the nose, throat and respiratory tract.
Irritating to mouth, throat and stomach.
 
Chemical ingredient and possible hazards :
Activated Alumina is a low health risk by inhalation and should be treated as nuisance dust.
 
HAZARDS DESCRIPTION

Irritant

Medical conditions aggravated by exposure to the product
Asthama, Chronic lung disease and skin rashes.
Information pertaining to particular dangers for man and environment
Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
 
FIRST AID MEASURES
 
General Information
No special measures required.
 
After inhalation
Remove to fresh air.
Check for clear airway, breathing and presence of pulse.
Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation for persons without pulse or respiration.
Consult a physician.
 
After skin contact
Wash with soap and water for at least 15 minutes.
Consult a physician immediately if irritation persists.
 
After eye contact
Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for atleast 15 minutes.
Consult a physician immediately.
 
After swallowing
Do not induce vomiting.
Never give anything by mouth to a convulsing or unconscious person.
If swallowed, dilute by drinking large amounts of water. Consult a physician immediately.
 
FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
 
Suitable extinguishing agents
Use fire fighting methods & materials that are appropriate for surrounding fire.
 
Protective equipment
Wear self-contained respiratory protective device.
Wear fully protective suit.
 
ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
 
Person-related safety precautions
Wear protective equipment
Keep unprotected persons away.
Avoid formation of dust.
 
Measures for environmental protection
No special measures required.
 
Measures for cleaning / collecting
Ensure adequate ventilation.
Clean up using dry procedures : avoid dusting.
 
HANDLING AND STORAGE
 
Handling
Information for safe handling.
Ensure good ventilation / exhaust at the workplace.
Prevent formation of dust.
Provide suction extractors if dust is formed.
 
Information about protection against explosions and fires.
No special measures required.
 
Storage
 
Requirements to be met by storerooms and receptacles.
Keep material dry.
 
Information about storage in one common storage facility.
Not required.
 
Further information about storage conditions.
Keep receptacle tightly sealed.
 
PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
 

Form
Colour
Odor

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Balls
White
Odorless
 
Change in conditions
Melting point / Melting range : 2038 C
Boiling point / Boiling range : Undetermined
Flash point : Not Applicable
Auto igniting : Product is not self igniting.
 
Danger of explosion :
Product does not present an explosion hazard.
Bulk Density : 800 kg/m3
PH value (60 gm/lit)at 30 C : 8 10
Solubility in / Miscibility with Water: Insoluble
Organic Solvents : 0.0%

Stability and Reactivity

Thermal decomposition / conditions to be avoided :
No decomposition if used according to specifications.

Dangerous reactions :
Heating occurs when water is added.

Dangerous products of decompositions :
No dangerous decomposition products known.
 
 

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