Aluminum, Elemental

CAS RN:7429-90-5

Identification

Substance: Aluminum, Elemental

CAS RN: 7429-90-5

Shipping Name/Number:
    UN 1309; Aluminum powder, coated
    UN 1396; Aluminum powder, uncoated
    NA 9260; Aluminum, molten

State:
    solid
    solid, crystalline
    solid, metal
Color:
    bluish
    grayish
    whitish
Odor:
    odorless
Specific Gravity:
    sinks in water (> 1)

Neurological:
    agitation
    lowered mental state
    unresponsive
    fatigue/weakness
    lack of coordination
    spasms/seizures
Eyes:
    eye irritation/redness
Nose:
    nasal irritation
Mouth/Throat:
    coughing/choking
    mouth irritation
    throat irritation
Respiratory:
    irregular breathing
    shortness of breath
    wheezing
    coughing/choking
Skin:
    itching
    skin burns/burning
    skin swelling
    blistering
    rash
    skin redness

NFPA704-Health:
    Not Applicable
NFPA704-Flammability:
    Not Applicable
NFPA704-Instability:
    Not Applicable
NFPA704-Special Hazards:
    Not Applicable

Miscellaneous Categories:
    Not Applicable
DOT Hazard Classifications:
    Class 4 - Flammable solids; Spontaneously combustible materials; Dangerous when wet/Water-reactive
    Division 4.1 - Flammable solids
    Division 4.3 - Water-reactive substances/Dangerous when wet materials
WMDs:
    Not Applicable

Placard:
    Dangerous - mixed load/unidentified cargo
    Division 4.1 - Solids, flammable
    Division 4.3 - Solids, water-reactive/dangerous when wet
Rail Car:
    Pressure Tank Car
    Low Pressure Tank Car
    Box Car
    Hopper car
Road Trailer:
    DOT406, TC406, SCT306, MC306, TC306
    DOT407, TC407, SCT307, MC307, TC307
    DOT412, TC412, SCT312, MC312, TC312
    Mixed Cargo
    Dry Bulk Cargo Trailer
    Intermodal Tank
    Vacuum Tanker
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