Alcian Blue

  • Ingrane Blue I
Description
Dark solid.
Uses
Gel agent for lubricating fluids.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
12040-44-7
RTECS
AY9950000

Properties.
Formula
Unspecied
Solubility in water
Soluble

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep container tightly closed and in a cool, well-ventilated area.
Small spills/leaks
Use appropriate tools to put the spilled solid into a waste container. Clean area with water.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Extinguish with DRY chemical powder, water spray, foam or fog. Do not use water jet.
Fire potential
May be combustible at high temperatures.
Combustion products
Oxides of carbon, oxides of nitrogen, oxides of sulfur.
Health
2
 
Flammability
1
 
 
Reactivity
0
 

Health.
Exposure effects
Hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant), eye contact (irritant), ingestion or inhalation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do sy by medical personell. Call a physicial immediately.
   Inhalation
Remove to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Seek medical attention.
   Skin
Wash with water, cover with an emollient and seek medical attention.
   Eyes
Check for and remove contact lenses. Immediately flush with water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention.

Transport.