Tin(II) tartrate

  • Stannous tartrate
  • Tin [R-(R*,R*)]-tartrate
  • Butanedioic acid, 2,3-dihydroxy- (2R,3R)-, tin(2+) salt (1:1)
  • Butanedioic acid, 2,3-dihydroxy- [R-(R*,R*)]-, tin(2+) salt (1:1)
Formula
SnC4H4O6
Structure
Uses
Dyeing and printing textiles.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
815-85-0
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
212-427-1
RTECS
EJ9892500
RTECS class
Other
Merck
12,8949
Beilstein/Gmelin
129102
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C4H4O6Sn
Formula mass
266.78

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store at 2 - 8 C.
Protection
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Water spray. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.

Health.
Exposure effects
Avoid contact and inhalation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, call a physician.
   Skin
In case of skin contact, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Call a physician.
   Eyes
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.

Transport.