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Material Safety Data Sheet
Ammonium molybdate tetrahydrate MSDS
Section 1: Chemical Product and Company Identification
Product Name: Ammonium molybdate tetrahydrate Catalog Codes: SLA4099, SLA1753 CAS#: 12027-67-7 RTECS: QA4900000 TSCA: TSCA 8(b) inventory: Ammonium molybdate tetrahydrate CI#: Not available. Synonym: Hexaammonium molybdate Chemical Name: Not available. Chemical Formula: (NH4)6Mo7O24.4H2O Contact Information:, Inc. 14025 Smith Rd. Houston, Texas 77396 US Sales: 1-800-901-7247 International Sales: 1-281-441-4400 Order Online:

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CHEMTREC (24HR Emergency Telephone), call: 1-800-424-9300 International CHEMTREC, call: 1-703-527-3887 For non-emergency assistance, call: 1-281-441-4400

Section 2: Composition and Information on Ingredients
Composition: Name Ammonium molybdate tetrahydrate CAS # 12027-67-7 % by Weight 100

Toxicological Data on Ingredients: Ammonium molybdate tetrahydrate: ORAL (LD50): Acute: 333 mg/kg [Rat].

Section 3: Hazards Identification
Potential Acute Health Effects: Very hazardous in case of eye contact (irritant), of ingestion, of inhalation. Hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant). Inflammation of the eye is characterized by redness, watering, and itching. Potential Chronic Health Effects: Very hazardous in case of eye contact (irritant), of ingestion, of inhalation. Hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant). CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available. MUTAGENIC EFFECTS: Not available. TERATOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available. DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY: Not available.

Section 4: First Aid Measures
Eye Contact: p. 1

2 . Inhalation: If inhaled. If not breathing. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. If large quantities of this material are swallowed. Thoroughly clean shoes before reuse. immediately flush skin with plenty of water. If breathing is difficult. In case of contact. Special Remarks on Explosion Hazards: Not available. Finish cleaning by spreading water on the contaminated surface and dispose of according to local and regional authority requirements. give artificial respiration. Get medical attention. Fire Hazards in Presence of Various Substances: Not applicable. Large Spill: Use a shovel to put the material into a convenient waste disposal container.Check for and remove any contact lenses. Section 7: Handling and Storage Precautions: p. Section 5: Fire and Explosion Data Flammability of the Product: Non-flammable. Products of Combustion: Not available. Serious Inhalation: Not available. Seek immediate medical attention. Auto-Ignition Temperature: Not applicable. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Risks of explosion of the product in presence of static discharge: Not available. Ingestion: Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Explosion Hazards in Presence of Various Substances: Risks of explosion of the product in presence of mechanical impact: Not available. call a physician immediately. Finish cleaning by spreading water on the contaminated surface and allow to evacuate through the sanitary system. Section 6: Accidental Release Measures Small Spill: Use appropriate tools to put the spilled solid in a convenient waste disposal container. Get medical attention. Flash Points: Not applicable. give oxygen. Cold water may be used. Serious Ingestion: Not available. Flammable Limits: Not applicable. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar. Fire Fighting Media and Instructions: Not applicable.Wash clothing before reuse. Skin Contact: In case of contact. Cover the irritated skin with an emollient. Get medical attention immediately. Serious Skin Contact: Wash with a disinfectant soap and cover the contaminated skin with an anti-bacterial cream. Special Remarks on Fire Hazards: Not available. tie. Cold water may be used. belt or waistband. remove to fresh air. immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.

Coeff. Volatility: Not available. Personal Protection: Splash goggles. fume or mist. use ventilation to keep exposure to airborne contaminants below the exposure limit. Do not breathe dust. Boiling Point: Not available. Keep container in a cool. 3 . Specific Gravity: 2. hot water. pH (1% soln/water): Not available. Personal Protection in Case of a Large Spill: Splash goggles.86 g/mole Color: White or light-green. Dust respirator. A self contained breathing apparatus should be used to avoid inhalation of the product. Gloves. consult a specialist BEFORE handling this product. If ingested. Water/Oil Dist. Lab coat. p. or other engineering controls to keep airborne levels below recommended exposure limits. Molecular Weight: 1235. If user operations generate dust. Melting Point: Decomposes.Do not ingest. Dust respirator. Section 10: Stability and Reactivity Data Stability: The product is stable. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Odor Threshold: Not available. (Slight. Section 8: Exposure Controls/Personal Protection Engineering Controls: Use process enclosures. Gloves. local exhaust ventilation. In case of insufficient ventilation. Boots. Suggested protective clothing might not be sufficient. Be sure to use an approved/certified respirator or equivalent.) Odor: Ammoniacal. seek medical advice immediately and show the container or the label.) Taste: Not available. Vapor Density: Not available. Full suit. well-ventilated area. Section 9: Physical and Chemical Properties Physical state and appearance: Solid. Critical Temperature: Not available. Dispersion Properties: See solubility in water. Ionicity (in Water): Not available.276 (Water = 1) Vapor Pressure: Not applicable. (Crystalline solid. wear suitable respiratory equipment.: Not available. Exposure Limits: Not available. Solubility: Easily soluble in cold water. Storage: Keep container tightly closed.

Special Remarks on the Products of Biodegradation: Not available. of inhalation. Special Provisions for Transport: Not applicable. Inhalation. Other Toxic Effects on Humans: Very hazardous in case of ingestion. BOD5 and COD: Not available. Section 11: Toxicological Information Routes of Entry: Eye contact. Polymerization: Will not occur. Ingestion. Section 13: Disposal Considerations Waste Disposal: Waste must be disposed of in accordance with federal. state and local environmental control regulations. Section 12: Ecological Information Ecotoxicity: Not available. Special Remarks on Chronic Effects on Humans: Not available. Conditions of Instability: Not available. Special Remarks on other Toxic Effects on Humans: Not available. long term degradation products may arise. Special Remarks on Reactivity: Not available. 4 . Section 14: Transport Information DOT Classification: Not a DOT controlled material (United States). Products of Biodegradation: Possibly hazardous short term degradation products are not likely. Chronic Effects on Humans: Not available. Toxicity to Animals: Acute oral toxicity (LD50): 333 mg/kg [Rat]. However. Toxicity of the Products of Biodegradation: The products of degradation are as toxic as the original product. Identification: Not applicable. Hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant). Section 15: Other Regulatory Information p. Corrosivity: Non-corrosive in presence of glass.Instability Temperature: Not available. Special Remarks on Toxicity to Animals: Not available. Incompatibility with various substances: Not available. Special Remarks on Corrosivity: Not available. has been advised of the possibility of such damages. DSCL (EEC): R22.Federal and State Regulations: Pennsylvania RTK: Ammonium molybdate tetrahydrate Massachusetts RTK: Ammonium molybdate tetrahydrate TSCA 8(b) inventory: Ammonium molybdate tetrahydrate Other Regulations: OSHA: Hazardous by definition of Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910. S39. we make no warranty of merchantability or any other warranty. S2. Created: 10/09/2005 03:56 PM Last Updated: 11/01/2010 12:00 PM The information above is believed to be accurate and represents the best information currently available to us. R41. Other Special Considerations: Not available. howsoever arising. seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label.Wear eye/face protection. CLASS D-2B: Material causing other toxic effects (TOXIC). Wear appropriate respirator when ventilation is inadequate. Lab coat. and we assume no liability resulting from its use.): Health Hazard: 2 Fire Hazard: 0 Reactivity: 0 Personal Protection: E National Fire Protection Association (U. rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice. S26. In no event shall ScienceLab.): Health: 2 Flammability: 0 Reactivity: 0 Specific hazard: Protective Equipment: Gloves. Section 16: Other Information References: Not available. Be sure to use an approved/certified respirator or equivalent. consequential or exemplary damages.S.S. HMIS (U.Risk of serious damage to eyes. even if ScienceLab. Splash goggles. with respect to such information. or damages of any third party or for lost profits or any special. 5 .Harmful if swallowed. p. Other Classifications: WHMIS (Canada): CLASS D-1B: Material causing immediate and serious toxic effects (TOXIC). S46.A.Irritating to skin.1200). Users should make their own investigations to determine the suitability of the information for their particular purposes.A. indirect. Dust respirator. express or implied.Keep out of the reach of children. However. be liable for any claims.In case of contact with eyes.If swallowed. R38.