|Common Name||Calcium benzoate|
|CAS Number||2090-05-3||Molecular Weight||336.351|
|Density||N/A||Boiling Point||249.3ºC at 760 mmHg|
|Molecular Formula||C14H16CaO7||Melting Point||N/A|
|Boiling Point||249.3ºC at 760 mmHg|
|Vapour Pressure||0.0122mmHg at 25°C|
Section 1. Chemical Product and Company Identification
Section 4. First Aid Measures
Eye ContactCheck for and remove any contact lenses. In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at
least 15 minutes. Cold water may be used. Get medical attention if irritation occurs.
Skin ContactWash with soap and water. Cover the irritated skin with an emollient. Get medical attention if irritation develops.
Cold water may be used.
Serious Skin ContactNot available.
InhalationIf inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get
Serious InhalationNot available.
IngestionDo NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an
unconscious person. If large quantities of this material are swallowed, call a physician immediately. Loosen tight
clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband.
Serious IngestionNot available.
Section 5. Fire and Explosion Data
Flammability of the Product May be combustible at high temperature.
Auto-Ignition Temperature Not available.
Flash PointsNot available.
Flammable LimitsNot available.
These products are carbon oxides (CO, CO2). Some metallic oxides.
Products of Combustion
Fire Hazards in Presence of Slightly flammable to flammable in presence of heat.
Explosion Hazards in Presence Risks of explosion of the product in presence of mechanical impact: Not available.
of Various SubstancesRisks of explosion of the product in presence of static discharge: Not available.
Fire Fighting MediaSMALL FIRE: Use DRY chemical powder.
and InstructionsLARGE FIRE: Use water spray, fog or foam. Do not use water jet.
Special Remarks onAs with most organic solids, fire is possible at elevated temperatures. Material in powder form, capable of
Fire Hazardscreating a dust explosion.
Special Remarks on Explosion Fine dust dispersed in air in sufficient concentrations, and in the presence of an ignition source is a potential dust
Section 6. Accidental Release Measures
Small SpillUse appropriate tools to put the spilled solid in a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by
spreading water on the contaminated surface and dispose of according to local and regional authority
Use a shovel to put the material into a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by spreading water
on the contaminated surface and allow to evacuate through the sanitary system.
Section 7. Handling and Storage
PrecautionsKeep away from heat. Keep away from sources of ignition. Ground all equipment containing material. Do not
StorageKeep container tightly closed. Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area.
Section 8. Exposure Controls/Personal Protection
Engineering ControlsUse process enclosures, local exhaust ventilation, or other engineering controls to keep airborne levels below
recommended exposure limits. If user operations generate dust, fume or mist, use ventilation to keep exposure to
airborne contaminants below the exposure limit.
Safety glasses. Lab coat. Dust respirator. Be sure to use an approved/certified respirator or equivalent. Gloves.
Personal Protection in Case of Splash goggles. Full suit. Dust respirator. Boots. Gloves. A self contained breathing apparatus should be used
a Large Spillto avoid inhalation of the product. Suggested protective clothing might not be sufficient; consult a specialist
BEFORE handling this product.
Exposure LimitsNot available.
Section 9. Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical state and appearance Solid. (Powdered solid.)OdorBenzoic acid (Slight.)
Molecular Weight282.3 g/mole
pH (1% soln/water)Not available.
Boiling PointNot available.
Melting PointNot available.
Critical TemperatureNot available.
Density: 1.44 (Water = 1)
Vapor PressureNot applicable.
Vapor DensityNot available.
Odor ThresholdNot available.
Water/Oil Dist. Coeff.
Ionicity (in Water)Not available.
See solubility in water.
SolubilityPartially soluble in cold water.
Section 10. Stability and Reactivity Data
StabilityThe product is stable.
Conditions of InstabilityExcess heat
Incompatibility with variousNot available.
Special Remarks onNot available.
Special Remarks onNot available.
PolymerizationWill not occur.
Section 11. Toxicological Information
Routes of EntryInhalation. Ingestion.
Toxicity to AnimalsLD50: Not available.
LC50: Not available.
Chronic Effects on Humans Not available.
Other Toxic Effects onSlightly hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant), of ingestion, of inhalation.
Special Remarks onNot available.
Toxicity to Animals
Special Remarks on
Chronic Effects on Humans
Special Remarks on otherNot available.
Toxic Effects on Humans
Section 12. Ecological Information
BOD5 and CODNot available.
Products of BiodegradationPossibly hazardous short term degradation products are not likely. However, long term degradation products may
Toxicity of the ProductsThe product itself and its products of degradation are not toxic.
Special Remarks on theNot available.
Products of Biodegradation
Section 13. Disposal Considerations
Waste DisposalWaste must be disposed of in accordance with federal, state and local environmental
Section 14. Transport Information
DOT ClassificationNot a DOT controlled material (United States).
Special Provisions forNot applicable.
Section 15. Other Regulatory Information and Pictograms
TSCA 8(b) inventory: Calcium Benzoate
Federal and State
Other RegulationsEINECS: This product is on the European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances (EINECS No.
Canada: Listed on Canadian Domestic Substance List (DSL).
China: Listed on National Inventory.
Japan: Listed on National Inventory (ENCS).
Korea: Listed on National Inventory (KECI).
Philippines: Listed on National Inventory (PICCS).
Australia: Listed on AICS.
Other ClassificationsWHMIS (Canada) Not controlled under WHMIS (Canada).
DSCL (EEC)This product is not classified according Not applicable.
to the EU regulations.
HMIS (U.S.A.)1 National Fire Protection
1 Association (U.S.A.)
1 0 Reactivity
Dust respirator. Be sure to use an
approved/certified respirator or
SECTION 16 - ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
|Risk Phrases||R34:Causes burns. R21/22:Harmful in contact with skin and if swallowed .|
|RIDADR||UN 3259 8/PG 2|
|Summary||2916310090 other benzoic acid and its salts and esters。supervision conditions:AB(certificate of inspection for goods inward,certificate of inspection for goods outward)。VAT:17.0%。tax rebate rate:9.0%。MFN tariff:6.5%。general tariff:30.0%|