Saponite

  • Bowlingite
  • Laponite
  • Zebedassite
Formula
xNa . 3Mg . xSi . xAl . 10O . 2OH
Description
Isomorphous or diadochous compound, solid solution.
Uses
Adsorbant in pharmaceutical grade clays.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1319-41-1
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
215-289-0
Beilstein/Gmelin
64121 (G)
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed
New Zealand
Listed

Properties.
Formula mass
Varies

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
Properties of this material have not yet been prepared. Any recommendations are of a general nature. Many chemicals cause irritation of the eyes, skin, and respiratory tract. In severe cases respiratory tract irritation can progress to ARDS/acute lung injury which may be delayed in onset for up to 24 to 72 hours in some cases Irritation or burns of the esophagus or gastrointestinal tract are also possible if caustic or irritant chemicals are ingested. ALWAYS contact your local poision control authority or medical professional for assistance.

First aid
 

Transport.