Rubidium chlorobromo bromide

  • Rubidium bromide - bromine chloride adduct
Formula
RbCl.Br2
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
36491-26-6
UN (DOT)
1450
Beilstein/Gmelin
315380 (G)
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed

Properties.
Formula
Br2ClRb
Formula mass
280.73
Melting point, °C
76
Decomposition point, °C
80
Solubility in water
Very soluble

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep in a cool, dry, dark location in a tightly sealed container or cylinder. Keep away from incompatible materials, ignition sources and untrained individuals. Secure and label area. Protect containers/cylinders from physical damage.
Handling
All chemicals should be considered hazardous. Avoid direct physical contact. Use appropriate, approved safety equipment. Untrained individuals should not handle this chemical or its container. Handling should occur in a chemical fume hood.
Protection
Wear appropriate protective gloves, clothing and goggles.
Respirators
Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
Small spills/leaks
Keep away from combustible materials. Avoid contact unless wearing appropriate protective clothing. Stop leak if you can do it without risk. With clean shovel place material into clean, dry container and cover loosely; move containers from spill area.
Stability
No data.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Small Fires: Use water. Do not use dry chemicals or foams. carbon dioxide or Halon may provide limited control. Large Fires. Flood fire area with water from a distance.
Fire potential
These substances will accelerate burning when involved in a fire.
Hazards
May explode from heat or contamination.
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
 
Special
O

Health.
Carcinogin
I-2B, CP65
Exposure effects
The toxological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
   Inhalation
Inhalation of dust is toxic.
   Skin
May cause severe burns.
   Eyes
See Skin.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek medical assistance.
   Inhalation
Move victim to fresh air. Apply artificial respiration if victim is not breathing. Administer oxygen if breathing is difficult.
   Skin
Remove and isolate contaminated clothing and shoes. Immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.
   Eyes
Immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.

Transport.
UN number
1450
Response guide
Hazard class
5.1
Packing Group
II