Activated Carbon Filtration Media

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HS-AC-P-KOH

Activity Carbon Base of Coal based with a Carbon Tetrachloride Activity Safety Data Sheet

Revision date : 2017

SECTION 1 - MATERIAL IDENTIFICATION AND INFORMATION

COMPONENTS - Chemical Name & Common Names
(Hazardous Components 1% or greater; Carcinogens 0.1% or greater)
%* OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV OTHER LIMITS RECOMMENDED
carbon activated 80-85% N/A N/A None
CAS # 7440-44-0        
phosphoric acid/water 15-20% 1mg/m3 N/A None
CAS No. # 7664-38-2        
Non-Hazardous Ingredients        
Total 100      

SECTION 2 - PHYSICAL / CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Boiling Point : N/A
Density : 34 - 35 # / ft3
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg and Temperature) : N/A
Melting Point : N/A
Vapor Density (Air = 1) : N/A
Evaporation Rate (______) = 1 : N/A
Solubility in Water : N/A
Water Reactive : N/A
Appearance and Odor : Black Particulate Solid

SECTION 3 - FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA

Flash Point and Method Used : N/A
Auto-Ignition Temperature : N/A
Flammability Limits in Air % by Volume : N/A
LEL : N/A
UEL: N/A
Extinguisher Media : If involved in fire, flood with plenty of water
Special Fire Fighting Procedures : None
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards : Contact with strong oxidizers such as ozone, liquid oxygen, chlorine, etc. may result in fire.

SECTION 4 - REACTIVITY HAZARD DATA

Stability : Stable
Conditions to Avoid : Strong oxidizers such as ozone, liquid oxygen, chlorine, etc.
Incompatability (Materials to Avoid) : Strong oxidizers such as ozone, liquid oxygen, chlorine, etc.
Hazardous Decomposition Products : Carbon monoxide may be generated in the event of fire
Hazardous Polymerization : Will Not Occur
Conditions To Avoid : Exposure to strong oxidizers

SECTION 5 - HEALTH HAZARD DATA

Primary Routes of Entry : Not Hazardous
Carcinogen Listed In : Not Listed
Acute Health Hazards : None
Chronic Health Hazards : None
Signs and Symptoms of Exposure : 
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure : None
EMERGENCY FIRST AID PROCEDURES - Seek medical assistance for further treatment, observation and support if necessary
Eye Contact : Immediately flush with large amounts of water for 15 minutes.
Skin Contact : None
Inhalation : None
Ingestion : None

SECTION 6 - CONTROL AND PROTECTIVE MEASURES

Respiratory Protection (Specify Type) : Treat as low level nuisance dust, Use NIOSH/MSA #TC-21C-132
Protective Gloves : Rubber or neoprene when needed
Eye Protection : Safety glasses
Ventilation to be used : Mechanical (general)
Other Protective Clothing and Equipment : Regular work clothing
Hygienic Work Practices : Wash your hands before eating.

SECTION 7 - PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE/ LEAK PROCEDURES

Steps to be Taken If Material is Spilled Or Released : Sweep up granules and dispose of in accordance with local, state, and federal regulations.
Waste Disposal Methods : Dispose of in accordance with local, state, and federal regulations.
Precautions to be Taken in Handling and Storage : Protect containers against physical damage. Store in a cool dry area in closed containers.
Other Precautions and/or Special Hazards : Wet activated carbon removes oxygen from air causing a severe hazard to workers inside their carbon vessels or confined spaces

 

Copyright 2017 Hydrosil International, LTD. License granted to make unlimited paper copies for internal use only. The above information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. This information is based on our current knowledge and is intended to describe the product for the purposes of health, safety and environmental requirements only. It should not therefore be construed as guaranteeing any specific property of the product. Hydrosil International LTD. makes no warranty, either expressed or implied, including any warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

 

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