Technical Name Poly Alluminium Chloride
Synonyms : PAC, Poly aluminum hydrochloride
Chemical Formula : (Aln (OH)m Cl 3n-m)
Chemical Classification : Acid
Hazard Class 8- Corrosive
CAS Regi stry No : 1327-41-9 Haz Chern Code Hazardous Waste ID
UN No : 1760
Product Use : Used as a Coagulant for the treatment of drinking water. Used as a sizing agent in Paper Industry
Hazardous Ingredient : LD50
Poly aluminium chloride
PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Formula : (Aln (OH)m Cl 3n-m)
Containing 9.5 w/w/ Al2 o3 min 2.3
Vapour pressure : 30 mm Hg at 0°C
Melting Point : —
Concentration : 10 %
Specific gravity : 1.2g/Cm3 at 20°C
Vapour density : —
Boiling Point : —
CAS/UN NO :1327-41-9
Water solubility : Highly soluble miscible pH in all proportions.
Freezing Point : 10oC
Others : —
FIRE / EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
Auto ignition temperature products
Sensitivity to chemical impact discharge
Sensitivity to static
Stable at normal temperature and pressure Reactivity
Reacts aggressively with some metal surfaces (e.g.galvanised metal, aluminium copper, zinc and alloys of these metals)
react with meal to liberate flammable hydrogen gas.
HEALTH HAZARD DATA
Route of entry
Skin Contact. Ingestion, inhalation.
Effects on acute exposure
Skin Contact:- May cause burns- mild burns with 10%
Eye Contact :- May cause corneal damage
Ingestion :- May cause damage to mucous, membranes,nausea. vomiting
Sensitization to Material : —
Storage requirement : Rubber lined tanks, plastic tanks glass reinforced plastic tanks.
Engineering Controls :Non Combustable & Corrosion resistant floor, dike wall.
Effects on Chronic exposure
Synergistic materials : —
Handling Methods: Pumping
Personal protective equipment
Protective clothing, rubber gloves Eye goggles / face shield, Gum boot.
Leak, spill handling:
Do not allow run off to enter sewers or water ways small spills of liquid, absorb with sand large spills of liquid, contain then neutralise with caustic soda solution and dispose.
Disposal of PAC using a licensed waste disposal contractor
EMERGENCY / FIRST- AID MEASURES
Eyes &Skin : Ingestion
Special shipping information
Wash with running water atleast for 15 minutes , Do not induce vomiting, give small quantity of water to dilute the substance seek medical attention.
Poly aluminium chloride becomes unstable when stored or transported at temperature higher than 40oC
MANUFACTURER / SUPPLIER / CONSUMER DATA
THE ANDHRA SUGARS LIMITED
Chemicals & Fertilisers
Division. KOVVUR- 534 350, A.P.
Phones : 231597,231598,231599
Grams : CHEMICALS
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