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Product Name : Molecular Sieves
Other Designations : 4A, 13X
 
COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
 
Ingredients - Percent

Sodium Alumino Silicate
Silicon Oxide (SiO2) < 40%
Sodium Oxide < 18%
Alumininum Oxide (Al2O3) < 40%

Proprietary Inorganic Binders
Alkalies - Na, K or Ca Oxides
 
HAZARDS INDENTIFICATION
 
Emergency Overview
Eyes : Can cause severe eye irritation
Skin : Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause irritation.
Inhalation : Irritating to the nose, throat and respiratory tract.
Ingestion : Irritating to mouth, throat and stomach.

Chemical ingredient and possible hazards:
Molecular Sieves is a low health risk by inhalation and should be treated as nuisance dust.
 
HAZARD 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

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 equipments
- Wear self-contained respiratory protective device.
- Wear fully protective suit.
 
ACCIDENT 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 : Balls, Pellets
Colour : Off-white, brown
Odor : Odorless

Change in conditions
Melting point / Melting range : 1000C

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 : 700 kg/m3

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.
 
DISCLAIMER
 

DESICCA CHEMICALS provides the information contained herein good faith but makes no representation as to its comprehensiveness or accuracy. This document is intended only as a guide to the appropriate precautionary handling of the material by a properly trained person using this product. Individuals receiving the information must exercise their independent judgement in determining its appropriateness for a particular purposes.

 
 

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