Bismuth basic carbonate
- Bismuth subcarbonate
- Bismuth carbonate oxide
- Bismuth oxycarbonate
- Bismuthyl carbonate
- Bismuthine, [carbonylbis(oxy)]bis[oxo-
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
R: 38 41
Swiss Giftliste 1
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Hazards and Protection.
Keep container tightly closed. Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area.
Splash goggles. Full suit. Dust respirator. Boots. Gloves. A self contained breathing apparatus should be used to avoid inhalation of the product. Suggested protective clothing might not be sufficient; consult a specialist BEFORE handling this product.
Use appropriate tools to put the spilled solid in a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by spreading water on the contaminated surface and dispose of according to local and regional authority requirements.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Use media most appropriate for surrounding fire to extinguish.
Very hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant), of eye contact (irritant), of ingestion, of inhalation. Inflammation of the eye is characterized by redness, watering, and itching. Skin inflammation is characterized by itching, scaling, reddening, or, occasionally, blistering. Passes through the placental barrier in human. Due to the presence of dark line on gums, chronic bismuth toxicity may complicate diagnosis of chronic lead toxicity.
Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If large quantities of this material are swallowed, call a physician immediately. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention.
In case of contact, immediately flush skin with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Cover the irritated skin with an emollient. Wash clothing before reuse. Thoroughly clean shoes before reuse. Get medical attention immediately.
Check for and remove any contact lenses. In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately.