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Gallium

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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

 

 

I. PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION

Manufacturer/Supplier:

ESPI Metals

1050 Benson Way, Ashland, OR 97520

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Product Name:     Gallium

Formula:              Ga

CAS Number:       7440-55-3

 

 

II.  HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS

Hazardous Component:   Gallium 

Percent (%):                    0-100 

OSHA/PEL:                       N/E 

ACGIH/TLV:                      N/E

HMIS Ratings 

Health:                              2

Flammability:                   0    

Reactivity:                        1    

 

 

III.  PHYSICAL DATA

Boiling Point:                    2403 oC

Melting Point:                   29.78 oC 

Specific Gravity:              5.904 g/cc (solid)/6.905 g/cc (liquid)

Vapor Pressure:               0.004 at 1000 oC

Solubility in H2O:             Insoluble

Appearance and Odor:     Silvery liquid or grey solid

 

 

IV.  FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS DATA

Flash Point:  N/A

Autoignition Temperature:  N/A

Flammable LimitsUpper:  N/A       Lower:  N/A

Extinguishing Media:  Use suitable extinguishing media for surrounding materials and type of fire.

Special Firefighting Procedures:  Firefighters must wear full face, self-contained breathing apparatus and full protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.  Fumes from fire are hazardous.  Isolate runoff to prevent environmental pollution.

Unusual Fire & Explosion Hazards:  When heated to decomposition, gallium may emit toxic fumes.

 

 

V.  HEALTH HAZARD INFORMATION

Effects of Exposure:

To the best of our knowledge the chemical, physical and toxicological properties of gallium have not been thoroughly investigated and reported.

Gallium and gallium compounds may cause metallic taste, skin rashes and depression of bone marrow function as well as anorexia, nausea and vomiting.  Large doses may cause hemorrhagic nephritis.

Acute Effects:

Inhalation:  May cause irritation to the mucous membranes of the respiratory tract.

Ingestion:  May cause anorexia, nausea and vomiting.

Skin:  May cause severe irritation.  Poison by subcutaneous and intravenous routes.

Eye:  May cause severe eye irritation.

Chronic Effects:

Inhalation:  May cause depression of bone marrow function.

Ingestion:  No chronic health effects recorded.

Skin:  May cause dermatitis and depression of bone marrow function.

Eye:  No chronic health effects recorded.

Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Overexposure:  No data found.

CarcinogenicityIARC:  No             NTP:  No               OSHA:  No

 

EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES:

INHALATION:  Remove to fresh air, keep warm and quiet, give oxygen if breathing is difficult, seek medical attention if symptoms persist.

INGESTION:  Rinse mouth with water and spit.  Give 1-2 glasses of milk or water and induce vomiting, seek medical attention.  Never induce vomiting or give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

SKINWash affected area with mild soap and water.  Seek medical attention if irritation develops or persists.

EYE:  Flush eyes, including under upper and lower eyelids, with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes using an eyewash fountain.  Seek medical attention.

 

 

VI.  REACTIVITY DATA

Stability:  Stable

Conditions to Avoid:  None listed.

Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid):  Strong acids, strong bases, strong oxidizing materials, halogens, alkalies, hydrochloric acid, hydrogen peroxide, aluminum, aluminum alloys.

Hazardous Decomposition Products or Byproducts:  Hydrogen gas.

Hazardous Polymerization:  Will not occur.

 

 

VII.  SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES

Steps to be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled:  Wear appropriate respiratory and protective equipment specified in section VIII.  Sweep solid into appropriate container and hold for recycling.  If possible, freeze liquid gallium with CO2 and place in sealed container for recycling.  Ventilate area.  Wash spill area after material pickup is complete.

Waste Disposal Method:  Dispose of in accordance with Local, State and Federal regulations.

 

 

VIII.  SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION

Respiratory Protection:  NIOSH approved respirator.

Ventilation:  If dust, fume or mist will be generated use local exhaust to maintain concentration at low exposure limits.  General exhaust is recommended.

Protective Gloves:  Rubber gloves

Eye Protection:  Safety glasses

Other Protective Clothing or Equipment:  Protective gear suitable to prevent contamination.

 

 

IX.  SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS

Precautions to Be Taken in Handling and Storage:  Store in cool dry place, in tightly sealed containers.  Wear gloves in order to prevent contamination of the product.  Avoid moisture as this will discolor product.  Avoid direct or prolonged contact with skin and eyes.  Wash hands thoroughly after handling.  Do not rub eyes with soiled hands.

Other Precautions:  Refrigerate.  Protect from heat and direct sunlight.

Work Practices:  Implement engineering and work practice controls to reduce and maintain concentration of exposure at low levels.  Use good housekeeping and sanitation practices.  Do not use tobacco or food in work area.  Wash thoroughly before eating and smoking.  Do not blow dust off clothing or skin with compressed air.  Maintain eyewash capable of sustained flushing, safety drench shower and facilities for washing.

WARNING STATEMENTS:  CORROSIVE TO LIGHT ALLOYS AND METALS ESPECIALLY ALUMINUM ALLOYS.  MAY CAUSE SKIN AND EYE IRRITATION.

DOT Regulations:

Hazard Class:                     8

Identification Number:      UN2803

Packing Group:                   III

Proper Shipping Name:    Gallium

 

 

The above information is believed to be correct, but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide.  ESPI shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with the above product.

 

Issued by:                S. Dierks

Revised/Verified:      March 2012