Alfa Aesar™ Silicon carbide powder, medium, 120 grit


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11337-36

CARBORUNDUM POWDER, MEDIUM120 GRIT,500G

UNSPSC: 12141911

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 409-21-2 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 500g

Product Code. 11453744

Quantity Price
1 £ 31.38 / 500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 08-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Silicon carbide powder
CAS 409-21-2
Name Note Medium, 120 grit
Molecular Formula CSi
Linear Formula SiC
Formula Weight 40.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00049531
Synonym Carborundum™ powder

Specification

Odor Odorless
Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material Silicon carbide powder
Name Note Medium, 120 grit
CAS 409-21-2
Physical Form Powder
Molecular Formula CSi
Linear Formula SiC
Formula Weight 40.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00049531
Synonym Carborundum™ powder
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H351-H315-H319-H335
Suspected of causing cancer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P281-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number VW0450000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Used in abrasives, in polishing and grinding. It is widely applied in applications calling for high endurance, such as automobile brakes, car clutches and ceramic plates in bulletproof vests. Electronic applications of silicon carbide are as light emitting diodes and sensors. It is utilized for the production of fertile, transgenic maize plants. Silicon carbide whiskers and zirconium diboride ceramic. It compositely plays an important role in the crack-healing behavior.

Solubility
Soluble in molten sodium hydroxide, potassium hydroxide and in molten iron.

Notes
Keep it away from strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS H Statement
H351-H315-H319-H335
Suspected of causing cancer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P281-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.