- Gelrite gellan gum
- D-Glucopyranuronic acid, polymer with 6-deoxy-L mannopyranose and D-glucopyranose, acetate, calcium potassium sodium salt
Gelling, texturizing, stabilizing, film forming and suspending agent.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Solubility in water
Hazards and Protection.
Keep tightly closed.
Protective gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Sweep, scoop, or vacuum up all spilled materials and contaminated materials and place in clean, dry containers for disposal. Complete cleanup on a dry basis if possible. Do not use floor sweeping compounds in removal of this material.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Oxides of carbon.
Extinguish using water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
OSHA TWA: 15 mg/m3
May be harmful if swallowed. May cause diarrhea.
May be harmful if inhaled. Material may be irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract.
May cause irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
May cause eye irritation.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, call a physician.
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
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.