SECTION I - PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION
Econoline Abrasive Products, Inc. Emergency Phone: 616-846-4150 335 N. Griffin Street Phone: 616-846-4150 Grand Haven, MI 49417 Date Prepared: August 19, 1991 IDENTITY: BT-R
SYNONYMS: Aluminum Oxide-Brown
CHEMICAL FAMILY: Oxides
SECTION II - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/INDENTITY INFORMATION
COMMON CHEMICAL NAME: Fused Aluminum Oxide-Brown HAZARDOUS COMPONENTS OSHA ACGIH Specific Chemical Identity: Common Name PEL TLV Nuisance Dust 10mg/m3 Other Limits: Recommended amount of dust depends on particle size. NON HAZARDOUS COMPONENTS Common Chemical Name Fused Aluminum Oxide- Brown Chemical Formula Al-2-0-3
SECTION - III PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Boiling Point: 600 F Specific Gravity (H20=1): 4,0 Vapor Pressure: N/A Softening Point: N/A Vapor Density: N/A Evap. Rate (Butyl Acetate=1): N/A Solubility in Water: N/A Appearance & Odor: Crystalline Particles, No Odor
SECTION IV - FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
Flash Point: N/A
Extinguishing Media: Nonflammable
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: NONE
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: NONE
SECTION V - REACTIVITY DATA
Stability: Yes Conditions to Avoid: Material is stable
Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid): None
Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts: N/A
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not Occur Conditions to Avoid: None Known
SECTION V I- HEALTH HAZARD DATA
Routes of Entry:
Health Hazard (Acute and Chronic): Dust in excess of recommended exposure limits may result in irritation to the respiratory tract.
CARCINOGENICITY: NTP IARC Monographs OSHA Regulation not listed not listed not listed
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE: Eye and respiratory irritation may result if recommended exposure limits are exceeded
MEDICAL CONDITIONS GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE: Chronic lung conditions may be aggravated by exposure to high concentrations of dust.
EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES: Remove to fresh air.
SECTION VII - PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE
STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED: Sweep up discard. Avoid excessive dusting.
WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD: May be disposed of in approved landfill in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN STORAGE AND HANDLING: Use adequate ventilation so as to avoid exceeding TLV.
OTHER PRECAUTIONS: None
SECTION VIII - CONTROL MEASURES
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: NIOSH approved dust mask, if recommended exposure limits are exceeded.
VENTILATION: Local exhaust
EYE PROTECTION: NIOSH approved safety glasses
PROTECTIVE GLOVES: None
OTHER PROTECTIVE CLOTHING OR EQUIPMENT: None
ABBREVIATION CODES: N/A - Not Applicable g/cc - grams per cubic centimeter Mg/m3 - milligrams per cubic meter
NOTE: This information is furnished without warranty, representation, inducement or license of any kind, except that it is accurate to be best of Econoline Abrasive Products, knowledge, or obtained from sources believed by Econoline to be accurate, and Econoline does not assume any legal responsibility for or reliance upon same. customers are encouraged to conduct their own tests.
Yttria coated filament at start
Yttria coated filament after 16,000 cycles