Skin Contact - The product is very adsorbent thus it has a drying effect on skin.
Eye Contact - It may causes irritation & redness on eyes.
Ingestion - It may causes obstruction in stomach because of it's hardness and moisture adsorbent.
First Aid Measures
Skin Contact - Wash with clean water about 10 minute. If required get medical attention.
Eye Contact - Immediately flush with clean water about 10 minute. If required get medical advice.
Ingestion - To take medical advice.
Inhalation - Remove to fresh air and contact medical adviser.
Fire Fighting Measures : Fire Extinguishing Media -Use any suitable media for extinguishing surrounding.
Accidental Release Measure
Personal Precautions - Take care about respiratory & eye protection.
Environmental precautions - Avoid rising dust and clean up the spill area.
Handling & Storage
Handling - Handle with airtight container, moisture and water proof.
Storage - Store in a cool, dry and ventilated area. Keep tightly sealed to protect quality of product.
Exposure Controls/personal Protection
Respiratory - To use good quality dust mask.
Hand - To use protective gloves.
Eye - To use safety goggles.
Skin - To use overalls.
Physical and Chemical Properties
Appearance - Blue beads that turn pink on adsorption of moisture or water.
pH - 4.0 to 8.0 ( 100g/l water).
Density - 0.65 - 0.75 gm/ml
Solubility - insoluble in water and solvents
Boiling point/melting point - not applicable.
Flammability/flash point - not applicable.
Stability & Reactivity
Stability - Stable under ordinary conditions of use and storage.
Toxicological Information : The product is non - toxic.
Ecological/biological Information : Silica gel is chemically and biologically inert. It is not degradable.
This material is classified as special waste under the UK regulations 1996.
Dispose the materials according to national and local regulations.
Transport Information : Not dangerous goods according to the transport rules and regulations.
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