- Lanthanum dicarbide
Yellow, crystalline pieces.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Solubility in water
Hazards and Protection.
Neoprene gloves, safety glasses and normal lab wear.
Filter- Dust, Fume, Mist.
Absorb with sand or inert material. Sweep or scoop up and remove.
Strong acids, strong bases.
Mixture of flammable hydrocarbons.
Extinguish using agents for metal fires (like G-1 powder MET-L-C, or TEC). Do NOT use water.
May generate flammable gases in contact with water.
Most lanthanum compounds exhibit low toxicity and are considered primary irritants. Repeated or chronic exposure may affect blood coagulation.
Extreme over exposure may cause pulmonary edema.
Induce vomiting, seek immediate medical attention.
Remove to fresh air.
Remove any contaminated clothing, brush material off of skin, flush with running water, wash carefully with soap and water.
Flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.