MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

Strontium Ferrite Powder


May be used to comply
OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard,
29 CFR 1910.1200. Standard must be
consulted for specific requirements.
U.S. Department of Labor
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
(Non-Mandatory Form)
Form Approved
OMB No. 1218-0072

IDENTITY (As Used on Label and List)

Strontium Ferrite Powder DB-806

Section I

Manufacturer's Name:

Krupp Widia GMBH
Emergency Telephone Number:

011/49-201-7253913
Address:

Muchener Strasse 90

D 4300 ESSEN 1

Germany
Telephone Number for Information:

011/49-201-7253913
Date Prepared:

 May 25, 1990
 

  Section II - Hazard Ingredients/Identity Information

Hazardous Components(Specific Chemical Identity; Common Name(s)) OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV Other Limits
Recommended
%(optional)
 
 
Strontium Ferrite (MO-6Fe2O3) Not Designated
Regulated as inert or nuisance dust 5 mg/m3 (respirable fraction)
CAS# 12023-91-5 15 mg/m3 (total dust)
 
M represents Barium, Strontium or combination of both
 
 

  Section III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics

Boiling Point N/A Specific Gravity (H2O = 1)
 
 
 5.1 g/cm3
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg.) N/A Melting Point  
 1300-1320 C
Vapor Density (AIR = 1) N/A Evaporation Rate
(Butyl Acetate = 1)
 N/A
 
Solubility in Water

0.1 Max (wt%) 
Appearance and Odor

Powder and non-odor 

  Section IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data

Flash Point (Method Used)
N/A
Flammable Limits
N/A
LEL
N/A
UEL
 N/A
Extinguishing Media
Water Spray
Special Fire Fighting Procedures
N/A
 
 
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards
N/A
 
 

  Section V - Reactivity Data

Stability Unstable   Conditions to Avoid

N/A  
  Stable X
Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid)

Non-reactive
Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts

Not Known 
Hazardous
Polymerization
May Occur   Conditions to Avoid
 
  Will Not Occur X  
 

  Section VI - Health Hazard Data

Route(s) of Entry: Inhalation?
YES
Skin? Ingestion?
 
Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic)
 
Primary route of entry: Inhalation of generated airborne dust. Avoid ingestion of dusts by not eating drinking or smoking in areas where dusts are generated.
Carcinogenicity: NTP? IARC Monographs? OSHA Regulated?
 
 
 
Signs and Symptoms of Exposure
 
Any long term exosure to dusts exceeding TLV may result in irritation to upper respiratory tract. Dust in eyes may cause irritation.
 
Medical Conditions
Generally Aggravated by Exposure
 
 
Emergency and First Aid Procedures

Flush eyes with water. Wear safety googles or glasses.
 
 

Section VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use

Steps to Be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled
 
Dusts or fine scraps may be vaccumed or swept wet to keep airborne dust concentrations to a minimum.
 
 
Waste Disposal Method
 
Dispose in accordance with federal, statet, and local regulations.
 
Precautions to Be taken in Handling and Storing
 
Wear gloves when handling parts where sharp edges or possibility of breaking/cracking is great. Wear safety glasses or goggles when cutting/grinding magnets.
 
Other Precautions
 
Use NIOSH approved dust mask when dry grinding/cutting materials.

Section VIII - Control Measures

Respiratory Proctection (Specify Type)
 
Ventilation Local Exhaust Special
 
  Mechanical (General) Other
 
Protective Gloves

Wear gloves when handling parts
Eye Protection

Safety glasses or goggles
Other Protective Clothing or Equipment
 
Work/Hygienic Practices

Use personal protection equipment when required.

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