SECTION 1. IDENTIFICATION
Product Name: Vanadium Telluride
Product Number: All applicable American Elements product codes, e.g. V-TE-05-I 05
, V-TE-05-L 05
, V-TE-05-P 05
, V-TE-05-ST 05
, V-TE-05-WF 05
CAS #: 35515-91-4
Relevant identified uses of the substance: Scientific research and development
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SECTION 2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Classification of the substance or mixture
Classification according to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008
GHS06 Skull and crossbones
Acute Tox. 3 H331 Toxic if inhaled.
Acute Tox. 4 H302 Harmful if swallowed.
Eye Irrit. 2A H319 Causes serious eye irritation.
STOT SE 3 H335 May cause respiratory irritation.
Classification according to Directive 67/548/EEC or Directive 1999/45/EC
R20/22: Harmful by inhalation and if swallowed.
R36/37: Irritating to eyes and respiratory system.
Information concerning particular hazards for human and environment:
Hazards not otherwise classified
No data available
Labelling according to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008
The substance is classified and labeled according to the CLP regulation.
H302 Harmful if swallowed.
H331 Toxic if inhaled.
H319 Causes serious eye irritation.
H335 May cause respiratory irritation.
P261 Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
P280 Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
P305+P351+P338 IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P304+P340 IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.
P405 Store locked up.
P501 Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/
D1B - 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 = 0
Results of PBT and vPvB assessment
SECTION 3. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Chemical Name: Vanadium Telluride
CAS Number: 35515-91-4
EC Number: 252-605-6
Molecular Weight: 306.14
SECTION 4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Flush eyes with large amounts of water for fifteen minutes. Separate eyelids with fingers. If irritation
persists, seek medical attention.
Wash skin with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
Do not induce vomiting. Seek medical attention.
Move to a fresh air environment. Contact a physician if breathing becomes difficult.
SECTION 5. FIREFIGHTING MEASURES
Lower: Not Available
Upper: Not Available
Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, alcohol-resistant foam or water spray.
Wear self-contained respirator and fully protective impervious suit.
Emits hazardous fumes under fire conditions.
SECTION 6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus, rubber boots and gloves, and disposable coveralls. Dispose of coveralls after use.
Keep unprotected persons away.
Keep spills out of sewers and bodies of water. Dike and contain the spill with inert material. Absorb on sand, vermiculite or diatomite. Transfer material to a container for disposal or recovery. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
SECTION 7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
Avoid breathing dust, vapor, mist or gas. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid prolonged or
repeated exposure. Use only in a chemical fume hood. Open and handle container with care. Keep
ignition sources away.
Store in a tightly closed container in a dry, well-ventilated place.
SECTION 8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION
Wear appropriate protective eyeglass or chemical safety goggles. Eyewash facility in vicinity.
Wear impervious gloves and protective clothing.
Use a NIOSH approved respirator when exposure limits are exceeded or if irritation or other symptoms are experienced.
SECTION 9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Refractive Index, n20D:
Solubility in Water:
SECTION 10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Strong oxidizing agents.
SECTION 11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
SECTION 12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
SECTION 13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Contact a licensed professional waste disposal service. Dispose in a manner consistent
with federal, state and local environmental regulations.
SECTION 14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
DOT Shipping Name: Vanadium Compound N.O.S.
DOT UN Number: UN3285
DOT Hazard Class: 6.1
DOT Packing Group: II
IATA Shipping Name: Vanadium Compound N.O.S.
IATA UN Number: UN3285
IATA Hazard Class: 6.1
IATA Packing Group: II
SECTION 15. REGULATORY INFORMATION
Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA): Listed
Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA 302): Not listed
Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA 313): Not listed
European Inventory of Existing Chemical Substances (EINECS): No. 252-605-6
Hazard Codes: Not listed
Risk Statements: Not listed
Safety Statements: Not listed
Canadian Domestic Substances List (DSL): Not listed
Canadian Domestic Substances List (NDSL): Not listed
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.