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ALUMINIUM PHOSPHATE TRIBASIC
ICSC: 1538
Peer-Review Status: 28.10.2004 Validated
Aluminophosphoric acid
Aluminium orthophosphate
Aluminium monophosphate 
CAS #: 7784-30-7 RTECS #: TB6450000
EINECS #: 323-056-9
    Formula: AlPO4
Molecular mass: 121.95

TYPES OF
HAZARD /
EXPOSURE
ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS      PREVENTION      FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Not combustible.    In case of fire in the surroundings, use appropriate extinguishing media. 
EXPLOSION      
 
EXPOSURE      
Inhalation Cough.  Avoid inhalation of dust.  Fresh air, rest. 
Skin   Protective gloves.  Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap. 
Eyes Redness. Pain.  Wear safety goggles.  First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention. 
Ingestion   Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.   

SPILLAGE DISPOSAL
PACKAGING & LABELLING
Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Sweep spilled substance into covered containers.   
EC Classification
 
UN Classification
 
GHS Classification
 

EMERGENCY RESPONSE SAFE STORAGE
  Separated from strong bases and strong acids. 

IMPORTANT DATA
Physical State; Appearance
WHITE CRYSTALLINE POWDER. 

Physical dangers
 

Chemical dangers
Decomposes on heating at high temperatures. This produces toxic fumes including phosphorus oxides. Reacts violently with strong acids and strong bases. 

Occupational exposure limits
TLV (NOT-ESTABLISHED):. 

Routes of exposure
 

Inhalation risk
A nuisance-causing concentration of airborne particles can be reached quickly when dispersed, especially if powdered. 

Effects of short-term exposure
May cause mechanical irritation. 

Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
 


PHYSICAL PROPERTIES ENVIRONMENTAL DATA
Melting point: >1500°C
Density: 2.56 g/cm³
Solubility in water: none 
 

NOTES
Environmental effects from the substance have not been investigated. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
 

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