|SODIUM CHLORATE||ICSC: 1117 (October 1999)|
|Chloric acid, sodium salt|
| CAS #: 7775-09-9
| UN #: 1495
|EC Number: 231-887-4
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Not combustible but enhances combustion of other substances. Many reactions may cause fire or explosion. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire. Risk of fire and explosion.||NO contact with flammables, combustible substances, reducing agents or organic materials.||Use water in large amounts. In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water.|
|PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST!|
|Inhalation||Cough. Sore throat. Blue lips, fingernails and skin. Abdominal cramps. Confusion. Convulsions. Dizziness. Headache. Nausea. Unconsciousness.||Use local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||Redness.||Protective gloves.||First rinse with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, then remove contaminated clothes and rinse again. Refer for medical attention .|
|Eyes||Redness. Pain.||Wear safety goggles or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Abdominal pain. Diarrhoea. Shortness of breath. Vomiting. Further see Inhalation.||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.||Rinse mouth. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Sweep spilled substance into covered sealable containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting. Carefully collect remainder. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations. Do NOT absorb in saw-dust or other combustible absorbents.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|Separated from combustible substances, reducing agents and incompatible materials. See Chemical Dangers.|
|SODIUM CHLORATE||ICSC: 1117|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
|The substance is entirely decomposed at temperature higher than 300°C.
Will turn shock-sensitive if contaminated with organic materials.
Marketed formulations contain a flame retardant.
Depending on the degree of exposure, periodic medical examination is suggested.
Rinse contaminated clothing with plenty of water because of fire hazard.
Symbol: O, Xn, N; R: 9-22-51/53; S: (2)-13-17-46-61
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations