Section 1 — Chemical Product and Company Identification
Section 2 — Composition, Information on Ingredients
Bismuth Nitrate Solution
Bismuth Nitrate (10035-06-0) 5%, Nitric Acid (7679-37-2) 19%, and Water (7732-18-5) 76%
Section 3 — Hazards Identification
Call a physician, seek medical attention for further treatment, observation and support after first aid.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air at once. If breathing has stopped give artificial respiration immediately.
Eye: Immediately flush with fresh water for 15 minutes.
External: Wash continuously with fresh water for 15 minutes.
Internal: Give no more than 1-2 cups of water for dilution. Do not induce vomiting. Call a physician or poison control at once.
Section 4 — First Aid Measures
Section 7 — Handling and Storage
Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Wear chemical splash goggles, chemical-resistant gloves and chemical-resistant apron.
This material is corrosive because of the nitric acid content.
Colorless solution with a slight nitric acid odor.
Avoid contact with all body tissues. Slightly toxic by ingestion. This material is corrosive because of
the nitric acid content.
Section 5 — Fire Fighting Measures
Section 6 — Accidental Release Measures
Restrict unprotected personnel from area. Remove all ignition sources and ventilate area. Contain spill with sand and absorbent
material, neutralize with sodium bicarbonate or calcium hydroxide and deposit in sealed bag or container. See Sections 8 and 13 for
Section 8 — Exposure Controls , Personal Protection
Flinn Suggested Chemical Storage Pattern: Inorganic #3. Store with amides, nitrates and nitrites.
March 9, 2001
CHEMTREC Emergency Phone Number: (800) 424-9300
Flinn Scientific, Inc. P.O. Box 219 Batavia, IL 60510 (800) 452-1261
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