red tetragonal crystals
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Melting point, °C
880 - 920
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.006 (827 C)
3.98 g/cm3 (20 C)
Hazards and Protection.
Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container.
Avoid breathing dust, vapor, mist, or gas. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles, protective gloves and clothing to prevent exposure.
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal container.
Wear approved SCBA in full pressure-demand and full protective gear. Substance is noncombustible. Use extinguishing media most appropriate for the surrounding fire.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled. Causes respiratory tract irritation.
Causes skin irritation. Harmful if absorbed through the skin.
Causes eye irritation.
Get medical aid. Wash mouth out with water.
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid.
Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower lids. Get medical aid.
I; II; III
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