|BARIUM NITRATE||ICSC: 1480 (April 2004)|
|Nitric acid, barium salt
| CAS #: 10022-31-8
| UN #: 1446
|EC Number: 233-020-5
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Not combustible but enhances combustion of other substances. Risk of fire and explosion on contact with combustible substances or reducing agents.||NO contact with flammables.||In case of fire in the surroundings, use appropriate extinguishing media. NO carbon dioxide.|
|PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST! STRICT HYGIENE!|
|Inhalation||Cough. Shortness of breath. Sore throat. See Ingestion.||Use local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||Redness. Pain.||Protective gloves.||First rinse with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, then remove contaminated clothes and rinse again.|
|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||Excessive salivation. Abdominal cramps. Abdominal pain. Diarrhoea. Nausea. Vomiting. Shortness of breath. Weakness.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Induce vomiting (ONLY IN CONSCIOUS PERSONS!). See Notes. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting. Then wash away with plenty of water. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|Separated from combustible substances, reducing agents, powdered metals and food and feedstuffs. Store in an area without drain or sewer access.|
|Do not transport with food and feedstuffs.
|BARIUM NITRATE||ICSC: 1480|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
Formula: BaN2O6 / Ba(NO3)2
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
|EU-OEL: (as Ba): 0.5 mg/m3 as TWA|
|The substance is harmful to aquatic organisms.|
|Temperature of decomposition is unknown in the literature.
Rinse contaminated clothing with plenty of water because of fire hazard.
Will turn shock-sensitive if contaminated with magnesium-aluminium alloys, sulfur powder and light metal powder.
Specific treatment is necessary in case of poisoning with this substance; the appropriate means with instructions must be available.
Symbol: Xn; R: 20/22; S: (2)-28
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations