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Ammonium Bromide

CAS #:

Linear Formula:

NH4Br

MDL Number:

MFCD00011419

EC No.:

235-183-8

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Ammonium Bromide Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula H4BrN
Molecular Weight 97.94
Appearance Colorless to white crystals or powder
Melting Point 396 °C/1 atm
Boiling Point 452 °C
Density 2.43 g/cm3
Solubility in H2O Soluble
pH 4.5-5.5
Exact Mass 96.952711
Monoisotopic Mass 96.952711

Ammonium Bromide Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Warning
Hazard Statements H315-H319
Hazard Codes N/A
Risk Codes 36/38
Safety Statements 26-36
RTECS Number BO9155000
Transport Information NONH for all modes of transport
GHS Pictograms

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SAFETY DATA SHEET

Date Accessed: 10/19/2019
Date Revised: 05/15/2015

SECTION 1. IDENTIFICATION

Product Name: Ammonium Bromide

Product Number: All applicable American Elements product codes, e.g. AM-BR-02 02 , AM-BR-03 03 , AM-BR-04 04 , AM-BR-05 05

CAS #: 12124-97-9

Relevant identified uses of the substance: Scientific research and development

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SECTION 2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Classification
This chemical is considered hazardous by the 2012 OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200)
Serious Eye Damage/Eye Irritation Category 2
Label Elements
Signal Word: Warning
Hazard Statements
Causes serious eye irritation

Exclamation Mark - GHS07

Precautionary Statements
Prevention
Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling
Wear eye/face protection
Eyes
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention
Hazards not otherwise classified (HNOC)
None identified


SECTION 3. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

Component : Ammonium bromide
CAS-No: 12124-97-9
Weight %: >95


SECTION 4. FIRST AID MEASURES

General Advice If symptoms persist, call a physician.
Eye Contact Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention.
Skin Contact Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. If skin irritation persists, call a physician.
Inhalation Move to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Get medical attention if symptoms occur.
Ingestion Clean mouth with water and drink afterwards plenty of water. Get medical attention if
symptoms occur.
Most important symptoms and effects
None reasonably foreseeable.
Notes to Physician Treat symptomatically


SECTION 5. FIREFIGHTING MEASURES

Suitable Extinguishing Media
Water spray. Carbon dioxide (CO 2). Dry chemical. Chemical foam.
Unsuitable Extinguishing Media
No information available
Flash Point
No information available
Method -No information available
Autoignition Temperature
Not applicable
Explosion Limits
Upper
No data available
Lower
No data available
Sensitivity to Mechanical Impact
No information available
Sensitivity to Static Discharge
No information available
Specific Hazards Arising from the Chemical
Keep product and empty container away from heat and sources of ignition.
Hazardous Combustion Products
Hydrogen halides Ammonia
Protective Equipment and Precautions for Firefighters
As in any fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent) and fullprotective gear
NFPA
Health 2
Flammability 0
Instability 1
Physical hazards N/A


SECTION 6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Personal Precautions Ensure adequate ventilation. Use personal protective equipment. Avoid dust formation.
Environmental Precautions Should not be released into the environment.
Methods for Containment and Clean Up
Sweep up or vacuum up spillage and collect in suitable container for disposal. Keep in
suitable, closed containers for disposal.


SECTION 7. HANDLING AND STORAGE

Handling Wear personal protective equipment. Ensure adequate ventilation. Do not get in eyes, on
skin, or on clothing. Avoid ingestion and inhalation. Avoid dust formation.
Storage Store under an inert atmosphere. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated
place. Protect from moisture. Keep away from direct sunlight.


SECTION 8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

Exposure Guidelines This product does not contain any hazardous materials with occupational exposure limits established by the region specific regulatory bodies.
Engineering Measures Ensure adequate ventilation, especially in confined areas. Ensure that eyewash stations and safety showers are close to the workstation location.
Personal Protective Equipment
Eye/face Protection Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166.
Skin and body protection Long sleeved clothing.
Respiratory Protection No protective equipment is needed under normal use conditions.
Hygiene Measures
Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.


SECTION 9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

Physical State Powder Solid
Appearance White
Odor Odorless
Odor Threshold No information available
pH 4.5-5.5
Melting Point/Range 235 °C / 455 °F
Boiling Point/Range 452 °C / 845.6 °F
Flash Point No information available
Evaporation Rate Not applicable
Flammability (solid,gas) No information available
Flammability or explosive limits
Upper No data available
Lower No data available
Vapor Pressure No information available
Vapor Density Not applicable
Specific Gravity No information available
Solubility Soluble in water
Partition coefficient; n-octanol/water No data available
Autoignition Temperature Not applicable
Decomposition Temperature No information available
Viscosity Not applicable
Molecular Formula H4 Br N
Molecular Weight 97.94


SECTION 10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

Reactive Hazard None known, based on information available
Stability Hygroscopic. Light sensitive.
Conditions to Avoid Exposure to air. Incompatible products. Exposure to moist air or water. Exposure to light.
Incompatible Materials Strong oxidizing agents, Strong acids, Strong bases
Hazardous Decomposition ProductsHydrogen halides, Ammonia
Hazardous Polymerization No information available.
Hazardous Reactions None under normal processing.


SECTION 11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Toxicologically Synergistic
Products
No information available
Delayed and immediate effects as well as chronic effects from short and long-term exposure
Irritation Irritating to eyes
Sensitization No information available
Carcinogenicity The table below indicates whether each agency has listed any ingredient as a carcinogen.
Mutagenic Effects No information available
Reproductive Effects No information available.
Developmental Effects No information available.
Teratogenicity No information available.
STOT - single exposure None known
STOT - repeated exposure None known
Aspiration hazard No information available
Symptoms / effects,both acute and delayed
No information available
Endocrine Disruptor Information No information available
Other Adverse Effects The toxicological properties have not been fully investigated.


SECTION 12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Ecotoxicity
Persistence and Degradability Soluble in water Persistence is unlikely based on information available.
Bioaccumulation/ Accumulation No information available.
Mobility Will likely be mobile in the environment due to its water solubility.


SECTION 13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Waste Disposal Methods Chemical waste generators must determine whether a discarded chemical is classified as a hazardous waste. Chemical waste generators must also consult local, regional, and national hazardous waste regulations to ensure complete and accurate classification.


SECTION 14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

DOT Not regulated
TDG Not regulated
IATA Not regulated
IMDG/IMO Not regulated


SECTION 15. REGULATORY INFORMATION

U.S. Federal Regulations
TSCA 12(b) Not applicable
SARA 311/312 Hazard Categories See section 2 for more information
CWA (Clean Water Act) Not applicable
Clean Air Act Not applicable
OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Not applicable
CERCLA Not applicable
California Proposition 65 This product does not contain any Proposition 65 chemicals
U.S. Department of Transportation
Reportable Quantity (RQ): N
DOT Marine Pollutant N
DOT Severe Marine Pollutant N
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
This product does not contain any DHS chemicals.
Other International Regulations
Mexico - Grade No information available


SECTION 16. OTHER INFORMATION

Safety Data Sheet according to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 (REACH). The above information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. The information in this document is based on the present state of our knowledge and is applicable to the product with regard to appropriate safety precautions. It does not represent any guarantee of the properties of the product. American Elements shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with the above product. See reverse side of invoice or packing slip for additional terms and conditions of sale. COPYRIGHT 1997-2018 AMERICAN ELEMENTS. LICENSED GRANTED TO MAKE UNLIMITED PAPER COPIES FOR INTERNAL USE ONLY.

About Ammonium Bromide

Bromide IonAmmonium Bromide is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder forms may be considered. American Elements produces to many standard grades when applicable, including Mil Spec (military grade); ACS, Reagent and Technical Grade; Food, Agricultural and Pharmaceutical Grade; Optical Grade, USP and EP/BP (European Pharmacopoeia/British Pharmacopoeia) and follows applicable ASTM testing standards. Typical and custom packaging is available. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available as is a Reference Calculator for converting relevant units of measurement.

Ammonium Bromide Synonyms

Nervine, Ammonii bromidum, Ammonium bromatum, Hydrobromic acid monoammoniate, azanium bromide

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula NH4Br
MDL Number MFCD00011419
EC No. 235-183-8
Beilstein Registry No. N/A
Pubchem CID 25514
IUPAC Name azanium; bromide
SMILES [Br-].[NH4+]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/BrH.H3N/h1H;1H3
InchI Key SWLVFNYSXGMGBS-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Packaging Specifications

Typical bulk packaging includes palletized plastic 5 gallon/25 kg. pails, fiber and steel drums to 1 ton super sacks in full container (FCL) or truck load (T/L) quantities. Research and sample quantities and hygroscopic, oxidizing or other air sensitive materials may be packaged under argon or vacuum. Shipping documentation includes a Certificate of Analysis and Safety Data Sheet (SDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes, and 36,000 lb. tanker trucks.

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