SECTION 1. IDENTIFICATION
Product Name: Aluminum Silicon Alloy
Product Number: All applicable American Elements product codes, e.g. AL-SI-01-P.50SI , AL-SI-01-P.36SI , AL-SI-01-P.35SI , AL-SI-01-P.25SI , AL-SI-01-P.12SI , AL-SI-01-P.10SI , AL-SI-01-P.02SI , AL-SI-01
CAS #: 11145-27-0
Relevant identified uses of the substance: Scientific research and development
Supplier details:American Elements10884 Weyburn Ave.Los Angeles, CA 90024Tel: +1 310-208-0551Fax: +1 310-208-0351
Emergency telephone number:Domestic, North America: +1 800-424-9300International: +1 703-527-3887
SECTION 2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Classification of the substance or mixture in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)The substance is not classified according to the Globally Harmonized System (GHS).Hazards not otherwise classifiedNo information known.Label elementsGHS label elementsNot applicableHazard pictogramsNot applicableSignal wordNot applicableHazard statementsNot applicableWHMIS classificationNot controlledClassification systemHMIS ratings (scale 0-4)(Hazardous Materials Identification System)Health (acute effects) = 0Flammability = 0Physical Hazard = 0Other hazardsResults of PBT and vPvB assessmentPBT:Not applicable.vPvB:Not applicable.
SECTION 3. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Chemical characterization: SubstancesCAS# Description:7429-90-5 Aluminum7440-21-3 Silicon
SECTION 4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Description of first aid measuresGeneral informationNo special measures required.After inhalationSeek medical treatment in case of complaints.After skin contactGenerally the product does not irritate the skin.After eye contactRinse opened eye for several minutes under running water. If symptoms persist, consult a doctor.After swallowingIf symptoms persist consult doctor.Information for doctorMost important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayedNo further relevant information available.Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment neededNo further relevant information available.
SECTION 5. FIREFIGHTING MEASURES
Extinguishing mediaSuitable extinguishing agentsSpecial powder for metal fires. Do not use water.For safety reasons unsuitable extinguishing agentsWaterSpecial hazards arising from the substance or mixtureIf this product is involved in a fire, the following can be released:Metal oxide fumeAdvice for firefightersProtective equipment:No special measures required.
SECTION 6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency proceduresNot required.Environmental precautions:Do not allow material to be released to the environment without proper governmental permits.Methods and material for containment and cleaning up:Pick up mechanically.Prevention of secondary hazards:No special measures required.Reference to other sectionsSee Section 7 for information on safe handlingSee Section 8 for information on personal protection equipment.See Section 13 for disposal information.
SECTION 7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
HandlingPrecautions for safe handlingKeep container tightly sealed.Store in cool, dry place in tightly closed containers.Information about protection against explosions and fires:No special measures required.Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilitiesStorageRequirements to be met by storerooms and receptacles:No special requirements.Information about storage in one common storage facility:Do not store together with acids.Store away from oxidizing agents.Further information about storage conditions:Keep container tightly sealed.Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers.Specific end use(s)No further relevant information available.
SECTION 8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION
Exposure controlsPersonal protective equipmentGeneral protective and hygienic measuresThe usual precautionary measures for handling chemicals should be followed.Maintain an ergonomically appropriate working environment.Breathing equipment:Not required.Protection of hands:Not required.Penetration time of glove material (in minutes)Not determinedEye protection:Safety glassesBody protection:Protective work clothing.
SECTION 9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Information on basic physical and chemical propertiesGeneral InformationAppearance:Form: Solid in various formsOdor: OdorlessOdor threshold: Not determined.pH-value: Not applicable.Change in conditionMelting point/Melting range: Not determinedBoiling point/Boiling range: Not determinedSublimation temperature / start: Not determinedFlammability (solid, gaseous)Not determined.Ignition temperature: Not determinedDecomposition temperature: Not determinedAuto igniting: Not determined.Danger of explosion: Not determined.Explosion limits:Lower: Not determinedUpper: Not determinedVapor pressure: Not applicable.Density at 20 °C (68 °F): Not determinedRelative densityNot determined.Vapor densityNot applicable.Evaporation rateNot applicable.Solubility in / Miscibility with Water: Not determinedPartition coefficient (n-octanol/water): Not determined.Viscosity:dynamic: Not applicable.kinematic: Not applicable.Other informationNo further relevant information available.
SECTION 10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
ReactivityNo information known.Chemical stabilityStable under recommended storage conditions.Thermal decomposition / conditions to be avoided:Decomposition will not occur if used and stored according to specifications.Possibility of hazardous reactionsReacts with strong oxidizing agentsConditions to avoidNo further relevant information available.Incompatible materials:AcidsOxidizing agentsHazardous decomposition products:Metal oxide fume
SECTION 11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Information on toxicological effectsAcute toxicity:No effects known.LD/LC50 values that are relevant for classification:No dataSkin irritation or corrosion:May cause irritationEye irritation or corrosion:May cause irritationSensitization:No sensitizing effects known.Germ cell mutagenicity:No effects known.Carcinogenicity:ACGIH A4: Not classifiable as a human carcinogen: Inadequate data on which to classify the agent in terms of its carcinogenicity in humans and/or animals.Reproductive toxicity:The Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS) contains reproductive data for this substance.Specific target organ system toxicity – repeated exposure:No effects known.Specific target organ system toxicity – single exposure:No effects known.Aspiration hazard:No effects known.Subacute to chronic toxicity:The Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS) contains multiple dose toxicity data for this substance.Additional toxicological information:To the best of our knowledge the acute and chronic toxicity of this substance is not fully known.
SECTION 12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
ToxicityAquatic toxicity:No further relevant information available.Persistence and degradabilityNo further relevant information available.Bioaccumulative potentialNo further relevant information available.Mobility in soilNo further relevant information available.Additional ecological information:General notes:Do not allow material to be released to the environment without proper governmental permits.Avoid transfer into the environment.Results of PBT and vPvB assessmentPBT:Not applicable.vPvB:Not applicable.Other adverse effectsNo further relevant information available.
SECTION 13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Waste treatment methodsRecommendationConsult state, local or national regulations to ensure proper disposal.Uncleaned packagings:Recommendation:Disposal must be made according to official regulations.
SECTION 14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
UN-NumberDOT, ADN, IMDG, IATANot applicableUN proper shipping nameDOT, ADN, IMDG, IATANot applicableTransport hazard class(es)DOT, ADR, ADN, IMDG, IATAClassNot applicablePacking groupDOT, IMDG, IATANot applicableEnvironmental hazards:Not applicable.Special precautions for userNot applicable.Transport in bulk according to Annex II of MARPOL73/78 and the IBC CodeNot applicable.Transport/Additional information:DOTMarine Pollutant (DOT):No
SECTION 15. REGULATORY INFORMATION
Safety, health and environmental regulations/legislation specific for the substance or mixtureGHS label elementsNot applicableHazard pictogramsNot applicableSignal wordNot applicableHazard statementsNot applicableNational regulationsAll components of this product are listed in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Toxic Substances Control Act Chemical substance Inventory.All components of this product are listed on the Canadian Domestic Substances List (DSL).SARA Section 313 (specific toxic chemical listings)7429-90-5 AluminumCalifornia Proposition 65Prop 65 – Chemicals known to cause cancerSubstance is not listed.Prop 65 – Developmental toxicitySubstance is not listed.Prop 65 – Developmental toxicity, femaleSubstance is not listed.Prop 65 – Developmental toxicity, maleSubstance is not listed.Information about limitation of use:For use only by technically qualified individuals.This product is subject to the reporting requirements of section 313 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act of 1986 and 40CFR372.Other regulations, limitations and prohibitive regulationsSubstance of Very High Concern (SVHC) according to the REACH Regulations (EC) No.1907/2006.Substance is not listed.The conditions of restrictions according to Article 67 and Annex XVII of the Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 (REACH) for the manufacturing, placing on the market and use must be observed.Substance is not listed.Annex XIV of the REACH Regulations (requiring Authorisation for use)Substance is not listed.Chemical safety assessment:A Chemical Safety Assessment has not been carried out.
SECTION 16. OTHER INFORMATION
Safety Data Sheet according to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 (REACH). The above information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. The information in this document is based on the present state of our knowledge and is applicable to the product with regard to appropriate safety precautions. It does not represent any guarantee of the properties of the product. American Elements shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with the above product. See reverse side of invoice or packing slip for additional terms and conditions of sale. COPYRIGHT 1997-2022 AMERICAN ELEMENTS. LICENSED GRANTED TO MAKE UNLIMITED PAPER COPIES FOR INTERNAL USE ONLY.