|KAOLIN||ICSC: 1144 (November 2016)|
|Hydrated aluminium silicate
| CAS #: 1332-58-7
|EC Number: 310-194-1
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Not combustible.||In case of fire in the surroundings, use appropriate extinguishing media.|
|PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST!|
|Inhalation||Avoid inhalation of dust and mist. Use local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest.|
|Skin||Protective gloves.||Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.|
|Eyes||Redness.||Wear safety spectacles.||Rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible).|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting.||
According to UN GHS CriteriaNo hazard classification according to GHS criteria
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
Formula: H2Al2Si2O8 H2O
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
TLV: (respirable fraction): 2 mg/m3, as TWA; A4 (not classifiable as a human carcinogen).
MAK: carcinogen category: 3
|This card applies to kaolin containing <1% crystalline silica.
Depending on the degree of exposure, periodic medical examination is suggested.
If kaolin contains more than 1% crystalline silica then see also ICSC0808 Quartz.
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