Safety Data Sheet

SAFETY DATA SHEET

Date Printed: 07/15/2020
Date Revised: 05/15/2015

SECTION 1. IDENTIFICATION

Product Name: Strontium Sulfate

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

CAS #: 7759-02-6

Relevant identified uses of the substance: Scientific research and development

Supplier details:
American Elements
10884 Weyburn Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Tel: +1 310-208-0551
Fax: +1 310-208-0351

Emergency telephone number:
Domestic, North America: +1 800-424-9300
International: +1 703-527-3887


SECTION 2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Emergency Overview
OSHA Hazards
No known OSHA hazards
HMIS Classification
Health Hazard: 0
Flammability: 0
Physical hazards: 0
NFPA Rating
Health Hazard: 0
Fire: 0
Reactivity Hazard: 0
Potential Health Effects
Inhalation May be harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory tract irritation.
Skin May be harmful if absorbed through skin. May cause skin irritation.
Eyes May cause eye irritation.
Ingestion May be harmful if swallowed.


SECTION 3. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

CAS #: 7759-02-6
Formula: SrSO4
Molecular Weight: 183.68 g/mol


SECTION 4. FIRST AID MEASURES

If inhaled
If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration
In case of skin contact
Wash off with soap and plenty of water.
In case of eye contact
Flush eyes with water as a precaution.
If swallowed
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water.


SECTION 5. FIREFIGHTING MEASURES

Flammable properties
Flash point not applicable
Ignition temperature no data available
Suitable extinguishing media
Use extinguishing measures that are appropriate to local circumstances and the surrounding environment.
Special protective equipment for fire-fighters
Wear self contained breathing apparatus for fire fighting if necessary.
Further information
The product itself does not burn.


SECTION 6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Personal precautions
Avoid dust formation.
Environmental precautions
Do not let product enter drains.
Methods for cleaning up
Sweep up and shovel. Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.


SECTION 7. HANDLING AND STORAGE

Handling
Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed.
Storage
Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.
Keep in a dry place.


SECTION 8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

Contains no substances with occupational exposure limit values.
Personal protective equipment
Respiratory protection
Respiratory protection is not required. Where protection from nuisance levels of dusts are desired, use type N95 (US) or type P1 (EN 143) dust masks. Use respirators and components tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH (US) or CEN (EU).
Hand protection
For prolonged or repeated contact use protective gloves.
Eye protection
Safety glasses
Hygiene measures
General industrial hygiene practice.


SECTION 9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

Appearance
Form: powder
Color: light yellow
Safety data
pH: no data available
Melting point: no data available
Boiling point: no data available
Flash point: not applicable
Ignition temperature: no data available
Lower explosion limit: no data available
Upper explosion limit: no data available
Density: 3.96 g/mL at 25 °C (77 °F)
Water solubility: no data available


SECTION 10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

Storage stability
Stable under recommended storage conditions.
Materials to avoid
Strong oxidizing agents
Hazardous decomposition products
Hazardous decomposition products formed under fire conditions. - Sulphur oxides


SECTION 11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Acute toxicity
no data available
Irritation and corrosion
no data available
Sensitisation
no data available
Chronic exposure
IARC: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as probable, possible or confirmed human carcinogen by IARC.
ACGIH: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as a carcinogen or potential carcinogen by ACGIH.
NTP: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as a known or anticipated carcinogen by NTP.
OSHA: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as a carcinogen or potential carcinogen by OSHA.
Inhalation May be harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory tract irritation.
Skin May be harmful if absorbed through skin. May cause skin irritation.
Eyes May cause eye irritation.
Ingestion May be harmful if swallowed.


SECTION 12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Elimination information (persistence and degradability)
no data available
Ecotoxicity effects
no data available
Further information on ecology
no data available


SECTION 13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Product
Observe all federal, state, and local environmental regulations.
Contaminated packaging
Dispose of as unused product.


SECTION 14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

DOT (US)
Not dangerous goods
IMDG
Not dangerous goods
IATA
Not dangerous goods


SECTION 15. REGULATORY INFORMATION

OSHA Hazards
No known OSHA hazards
TSCA Status
On TSCA Inventory
DSL Status
All components of this product are on the Canadian DSL list.
SARA 302 Components
SARA 302: No chemicals in this material are subject to the reporting requirements of SARA Title III, Section 302.
SARA 313 Components
SARA 313: This material does not contain any chemical components with known CAS numbers that exceed the threshold (De Minimis) reporting levels established by SARA Title III, Section 313.
SARA 311/312 Hazards
No SARA Hazards
Massachusetts Right To Know Components
No Components Listed
Pennsylvania Right To Know Components
Strontium sulphate
CAS-No.
7759-02-6
Revision Date
New Jersey Right To Know Components
Strontium sulphate
CAS-No.
7759-02-6
Revision Date
California Prop. 65 Components
This product does not contain any chemicals known to State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or any other reproductive harm.