SECTION 1. IDENTIFICATION
Product Name: Sodium Yttrium Fluoride, Ytterbium And Erbium Doped
Product Number: All applicable American Elements product codes, e.g. NAYF-ERYBD-02-P.GREN
CAS #: 753489-02-0
Relevant identified uses of the substance: Scientific research and development
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SECTION 2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Emergency Overview: The health hazards of this product have not been fully tested and should be used with caution.
Not all potential health effects are listed here.
Health Hazards: Exposure to skin, eyes, and respiratory tract could cause irritation.
Physical Hazards: Flammable
POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS
Inhalation: Possible irritation to respiratory tract and symptoms of nausea. Headache, drowsiness, dizziness, disorientation,
sleep disturbances, loss of coordination, dilated pupils, kidney damage and liver damage.
Skin Contact: Possible irritation
Eye Contact: Possible irritation
Ingestion: Possible stomach pain and symptoms of nausea. Headache, drowsiness, dizziness, disorientation, sleep disturbances,
loss of coordination, dilated pupils. Damage to kidney or liver.
Signal word: Danger
H301 Toxic if swallowed.
H315 Causes skin irritation.
H319 Causes serious eye irritation.
P280 Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
P305+P351+P338 IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contactlenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P362 Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
P321 Specific treatment (see on this label).
P405 Store locked up.
P501 Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
D1A - Very toxic material causing immediate and serious toxic effects
D2B - Toxic material causing other toxic effects
HMIS ratings (scale 0-4)
(Hazardous Materials Identification System)
Health (acute effects) = 3
Flammability = 0
Physical Hazard = 1
Results of PBT and vPvB assessment
PBT: Not applicable.
vPvB: Not applicable.
SECTION 3. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Chemical characterization: Substances
CAS# Description: Sodium Yttrium Fluoride 753489-02-0
SECTION 4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Skin Contact: Wash the skin thoroughly with soap and water and seek medical advice.
Eye contact: If eye contact occurs, rinse eye thoroughly and seek medical advice
Inhalation: If inhaled, supply fresh air or respirator and seek medical advice.
Ingestion: If swallowed, seek medical attention immediately
SECTION 5. FIREFIGHTING MEASURES
Extinguishing Media: The product is not flammable. In case of fire use dry chemical powder or foam extinguisher.
SECTION 6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Personal Precautions: Always use proper protective equipment.
Environmental Precautions: Do not allow material to reach drains or ground water.
Cleanup of small spills: Use appropriate material to absorb liquid.
Disposal: Collect and dispose of all waste in an appropriate container.
SECTION 7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
Handling: Follow safe laboratory practices. The product should only be used by or closely
supervised by an individual trained to handle potentially hazardous materials.
Storage: Store at 4-25° C in a tightly sealed container. Store in same type of container (glass/plastic) as shipped.
Do not freeze.
SECTION 8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION
Engineering Controls: Use fume hood with proper ventilation. Only a properly trained lab technician should handle this product.
Personal Protection: Gloves, lab coat, and goggles. Proper laboratory safety procedures should be implemented.
SECTION 9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Form: Powder or crystalline solid
Specific Gravity: Not disclosed
Odor: Not disclosed
Solubility in Water: Not soluble
Boiling point: Not disclosed
pH: Not disclosed
Freezing point: Not disclosed
Melting point: Not disclosed
Vapor Pressure: Not disclosed
SECTION 10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Stability: Not determined
Conditions to avoid: Not fully determined.
Thermal decomposition: Not determined. May produce toxins.
Materials to avoid: Not fully determined.
SECTION 11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
RTECS Number: Not disclosed
Toxicity: Not disclosed
Health Hazards: Refer to section 4
Carcinogenicity: No information is available
SECTION 12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
No data available. See section 6 environmental precautions.
SECTION 13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Dispose of in accordance with local, state, or national regulations.
SECTION 14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
U.S. DOT Classification: Not a hazardous material for land or air transport.
Identification Number: Not applicable
Packing Group: Not applicable
Proper Shipping Name: Not applicable
SECTION 15. REGULATORY INFORMATION
No data available for TSCA, EEC EINECS number, EEC risk statements, or other regulations.
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 1997-2016 AMERICAN ELEMENTS. LICENSED GRANTED TO MAKE UNLIMITED PAPER COPIES FOR INTERNAL USE ONLY.