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Lanthanum Nitrate MSDS


1. Product Identification

Synonyms: None
CAS No.: 10099-59-9 Anhydrous; (10277-43-7 Hexahydrate)
Molecular Weight: 433.03
Chemical Formula: La(NO3)3.6H2O
Product Codes: 121114


2. Composition/Information on Ingredients

  Ingredient            CAS No         Percent        Hazardous                                  
  ------------------   ------------   ------------   ---------   
 Lanthanum Nitrate    10099-59-9       90 - 100%       Yes                                                                    
 

3. Hazards Identification

Inhalation: Irritation of mucous membranes.
Ingestion: None identified.
Skin Contact: Irritation.
Eye Contact: Irritation.
Chronic Exposure: No information found.
Aggravation of Pre-existing Conditions: No information found.


4. First Aid Measures

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Call a physician.
Ingestion: If large amounts were swallowed, give water to drink and get medical advice.
Skin Contact: In case of contact, flush skin with water.
Eye Contact: In case of eye contact, immediately flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.


5. Fire Fighting Measures

Fire: Not expected to be a fire hazard.
Explosion: Strong oxidizer. Contact with combustible materials, flammable materials, or powdered metals can cause fire or explosion.
Fire Extinguishing Media: Water spray.
Special Information: Firefighters should wear proper protective equipment and self-contained breathing apparatus with full facepiece operated in positive pressure mode. Move exposed containers from fire area if it can be done without risk. Use water to keep fire-exposed containers cool.


6. Accidental Release Measures

Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and full protective clothing. Keep combustibles (wood, paper, oil, etc.) away from spilled material. With clean shovel, carefully place material into clean, dry container and cover; remove from area. Flush spill area with water.
 


7. Handling and Storage

Keep container tightly closed. Store separately and away from flammable and combustible materials. Containers of this material may be hazardous when empty since they retain product residues (dust, solids); observe all warnings and precautions listed for the product.


8. Exposure Controls/Personal Protection

Airborne Exposure Limits: None established.
Ventilation System: A system of local and/or general exhaust is recommended to keep employee exposures as low as possible. Local exhaust ventilation is generally preferred because it can control the emissions of the contaminant at its source, preventing dispersion of it into the general work area. Please refer to the ACGIH document, Industrial Ventilation, A Manual of Recommended Practices, most recent edition, for details.
Personal Respirators (NIOSH Approved): For conditions of use where exposure to the substance is apparent and engineering controls are not feasble, consult an industrial hygienist. For emergencies, or instances where the exposure levels are not known, use a full-facepiece positive-pressure, air-supplied respirator. WARNING: Air purifying respirators do not protect workers in oxygen-deficient atmospheres.
Skin Protection: Wear impervious protective clothing, including boots, gloves, lab coat, apron or coveralls, as appropriate, to prevent skin contact.
Eye Protection: Use chemical safety goggles and/or full face shield where dusting or splashing of solutions is possible. Maintain eye wash fountain and quick-drench facilities in work area.


9. Physical and Chemical Properties

Appearance: White Crystalline solid.
Odor: No information found.
Solubility: Appreciable (> 10%)
Specific Gravity: No information found.
pH: No information found.
% Volatiles by volume @ 21C (70F): N/A
Boiling Point: 126C (259F)
Melting Point: 40C (104F)
Vapor Density (Air=1): Not applicable.
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg): Not applicable.
Evaporation Rate (BuAc=1): No information found.


10. Stability and Reactivity

Stability: Stable under ordinary conditions of use and storage.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: No information found.
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur.
Incompatibilities: Strong reducing agents, combustible materials.
Conditions to Avoid: Moisture. Heat, flame, other sources of ignition.


11. Toxicological Information

   Lanthanum Nitrate Anhydrous: Oral rat LD50: 4500 mg/Kg Mutation reference cited Animal Reproductive effects cited.

  --------\Cancer Lists\------------------------------------------------------
                                         ---NTP Carcinogen---
  Ingredient                             Known    Anticipated    IARC Category
  ------------------------------------   -----    -----------    -------------
  Lanthanum Nitrate (10099-59-9)          No          No            None

12. Ecological Information

Environmental Fate: No information found.
Environmental Toxicity: No information found.


13. Disposal Considerations

Whatever cannot be saved for recovery or recycling should be handled as hazardous waste and sent to a RCRA approved waste facility. Processing, use or contamination of this product may change the waste management options. State and local disposal regulations may differ from federal disposal regulations. Dispose of container and unused contents in accordance with federal, state and local requirements.


14. Transport Information

Domestic (Land, D.O.T.)
-----------------------
Proper Shipping Name: NITRATES, INORGANIC, N.O.S. (LANTHANUMNITRATE)
Hazard Class: 5.1
UN/NA: UN1477
Packing Group: II
Information reported for product/size: 500G
International (Water, I.M.O.)
-----------------------------
Proper Shipping Name: NITRATES, INORGANIC, N.O.S. (LANTHANUMNITRATE)
Hazard Class: 5.1
UN/NA: UN1477
Packing Group: II
Information reported for product/size: 500G


15. Regulatory Information

  --------\Chemical Inventory Status - Part 1\---------------------------------
  Ingredient                                       TSCA  EC   Japan  Australia
  -----------------------------------------------  ----  ---  -----  ---------
  Lanthanum Nitrate (10099-59-9)                    Yes  Yes   Yes      Yes                                      
 
  --------\Chemical Inventory Status - Part 2\---------------------------------
                                                          --Canada--
  Ingredient                                       Korea  DSL   NDSL  Phil.
  -----------------------------------------------  -----  ---   ----  -----
  Lanthanum Nitrate (10099-59-9)                    Yes   Yes   No     Yes           
 
  --------\Federal, State & International Regulations - Part 1\----------------
                                             -SARA 302-    ------SARA 313------
  Ingredient                                 RQ    TPQ     List  Chemical Catg.
  -----------------------------------------  ---   -----   ----  --------------
  Lanthanum Nitrate (10099-59-9)             No    No      No    Nitrate Cmpd
 
  --------\Federal, State & International Regulations - Part 2\----------------
                                                        -RCRA-    -TSCA-
  Ingredient                                 CERCLA     261.33     8(d) 
  -----------------------------------------  ------     ------    ------
  Lanthanum Nitrate (10099-59-9)             No         No         No         
 
 

16. Other Information

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