Bismuth oxynitrate

  • Bismuth nitrate oxide
  • Bismuthyl nitrate
  • Bismuth(III) nitrate basic
  • (Nitrooxy)oxobismuthine
Formula
BiNO4
Structure
Description
White powder

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
10361-46-3
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
233-792-3
8 36/37/38
17 26 36/37/39
UN (DOT)
1477
Beilstein/Gmelin
47199 (G)
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
BiNO4
Formula mass
286.98
Density
4.93 g/cm3 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Keep away from combustible materials, heat, sparks, and open flame. Store in a cool dry place. Store in the dark.
Protection
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures. Sensitive to light.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents, Strong acids, Organic materials, Finely powdered metals Alkaline bicarbonates, soluble iodides, gallic acid, calomel, tannin, salicylic acid, and sulfur.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Fire potential
These substances will accelerate burning when involved in a fire.
Hazards
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions. Contact with other material may cause fire. May accelerate combustion.
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
Health
2
 
Flammability
0
 
 
Reactivity
3
 

Health.
Poison_Class
3
Exposure effects
Oxidizing. Irritant. Contact with combustible material may cause fire. Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin. Target organ(s): Blood. Kidneys.
   Ingestion
Harmful if swallowed.
   Inhalation
Harmful if inhaled. Material is irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract.
   Skin
Causes skin irritation. Harmful if absorbed through skin.
   Eyes
Causes eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, call a physician.
   Skin
In case of skin contact, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Call a physician.
   Eyes
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.

Transport.
UN number
1477
Response guide
Hazard class
5.1
Packing Group
II