Supplier Product Identification Physical and Chemical Properties First Aid Measures Handling and Storage Hazards Identification Exposure Controls/Personal Protection Fire Fighting Measures Accidental Release Measures Stability and Reactivity Transport Information
Home > Calcium stearate > Calcium stearate(1592-23-0)

Calcium stearate(1592-23-0)

Supplier Product Identification Physical and Chemical Properties First Aid Measures Handling and Storage Hazards Identification Exposure Controls/Personal Protection Fire Fighting Measures Accidental Release Measures Stability and Reactivity Transport Information
More
Less

Product Identification

Product Name

Calcium stearate

Synonyms

Calcium distearate
Calcium octadecanoate
Flexichem
Octadecanoic acid, calcium salt

CAS

1592-23-0

Formula

C36H70CaO4

Molecular Weight

607.04

EINECS

216-472-8

RTECS

WI3000000

RTECS Class

Other

Merck

12,1750

Beilstein/Gmelin

3919698

Beilstein Reference

4-02-00-01206

More
Less

Physical and Chemical Properties

Appearance

Fine, white, bulky powder.

Solubility in water

Insoluble

Melting Point

147-149

Density

1.065 g/cm3 (30 C)

Usage

Plastics additive.

More
Less

First Aid Measures

Ingestion

Do NOT induce vomiting. If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical aid if irritation or symptoms occur.

Inhalation

Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid if cough or other symptoms appear.

Skin

Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical aid if irritation develops or persists. Wash clothing before reuse.

Eyes

Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. If irritation develops, get medical aid.

More
Less

Handling and Storage

Storage

Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances. Keep containers tightly closed.

Handling

Wash thoroughly after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Use with adequate ventilation. Minimize dust generation and accumulation. May form flammable dust-air mixtures. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.

More
Less

Hazards Identification

Ingestion

May cause gastrointestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Low hazard for usual industrial handling.

Inhalation

Inhalation of dust may cause respiratory tract irritation.

Skin

May cause skin irritation. Low hazard for usual industrial handling.

Eyes

Causes eye irritation.

More
Less

Exposure Controls/Personal Protection

Personal Protection

Eyes: Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166. Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.

Respirators

Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.

Poison Class

-

More
Less

Fire Fighting Measures

Autoignition

460

Fire Fighting

Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. During a fire, irritating and highly toxic gases may be generated by thermal decomposition or combustion. Extinguishing media: Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire. In case of fire use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or appropriate foam.

More
Less

Accidental Release Measures

Small spills/leaks

Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal container. Clean up spills immediately, using the appropriate protective equipment. Avoid generating dusty conditions. Provide ventilation.

More
Less

Stability and Reactivity

Disposal Code

3

Stability

Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.

Incompatibilities

Strong oxidizing agents.

Decomposition

Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, calcium hydroxide.

More
Less

Transport Information

HS Code

2915 70 30

More
Less

ContactMore

Shandong Huishengtang Biological Medicine Co., Ltd.
Tel
0533-8082186/18853399702
WebSite
http://www.chemicalbook.com/ShowSupplierProductsList1989503/0.htm
J & K SCIENTIFIC LTD.
Tel
400-666-7788 +86-10-82848833
Fax
86-10-82849933
WebSite
http://www.jkchemical.com/
Meryer (Shanghai) Chemical Technology Co., Ltd.
Tel
+86-(0)21-61259100(Shanghai) +86-(0)755-86170099(ShenZhen) +86-(0)10-62670440(Beijing)
Fax
+86-(0)21-61259102(Shanghai) +86-(0)755-86170066(ShenZhen) +86-(0)10-88580358(Beijing)
WebSite
http://www.meryer.com
3B Pharmachem (Wuhan) International Co.,Ltd.
Tel
86-21-50328103 * 801、802、803、804 Mobile:18930552037
Fax
86-21-50328109
Alfa Aesar
Tel
400-610-6006; 021-67582000
Fax
021-67582001/03/05
WebSite
http://chemicals.thermofisher.cn/AlfaAesarApp/faces/home?_afrLoop=124773134611672&_afrWindowMode=0&_adf.ctrl-state=fk2u6xcjb_4