Lithium hypochlorite mixtures, dry
- Hypochlorous acid, lithium salt
- Lithium chloride oxide
- Lithium oxychloride
Powder. Color will vary based on the type of mixture.
Microbiocide, water treatment
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide; Tumorigen; Reproductive Effector
Swiss Giftliste 1
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Hazards and Protection.
Store in a cool, dry area, away from other chemicals. Keep containers closed when not in use.
Highly corrosive. Avoid contact -- use protective equipment when using. All surfaces and utensils must be dry.
Wear appropriate protective gloves, clothing and goggles.
Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
Keep sparks, flames, and other sources of ignition away. Keep material out of water sources and sewers. Neutralize with sodium thiosulfate or sodium sulfite.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Strong acids, combustible materials.
Oxygen and chlorine gases are generated when heated or in contact with strong acids.
Flood with water. Cool all affected containers with flooding quantities of water. Apply water from as far a distance as possible.
These substances will accelerate burning when involved in a fire.
May decompose explosively when heated or involved in a fire. May explode from heat or contamination. Some will react explosively with hydrocarbons (fuels). May ignite combustibles (wood, paper, oil, clothing, etc.). Containers may explode when heated. Runoff may create fire or explosion hazard.
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
Ingestion may cause severe injury, burns, or death.
Vapors may cause injury, burns, death.
Contact may result in injury, burns and death.
Induce vomiting and seek medical assistance.
Move victim to fresh air. Apply artificial respiration if victim is not breathing. Administer oxygen if breathing is difficult.
Remove and isolate contaminated clothing and shoes. In case of contact with substance, immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.
In case of contact with substance, immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.
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