Barium, Elemental

CAS RN:7440-39-3

GHS Classification

Signal: Danger
GHS Hazard Statements
Aggregated GHS information provided by 291 companies from 18 notifications to the ECHA C&L Inventory. Each notification may be associated with multiple companies.

Reported as not meeting GHS hazard criteria by 40 of 291 companies. For more detailed information, please visit ECHA C&L website

Of the 16 notification(s) provided by 251 of 291 companies with hazard statement code(s):

H260 (13.15%): In contact with water releases flammable gases which may ignite spontaneously [Danger Substances And Mixtures Which, In Contact With Water, Emit Flammable Gases]
H261 (84.46%): In contact with water releases flammable gas [Danger Substances And Mixtures Which, In Contact With Water, Emit Flammable Gases]
H302 (27.49%): Harmful if swallowed [Warning Acute toxicity, oral]
H314 (29.48%): Causes severe skin burns and eye damage [Danger Skin corrosion/irritation]
H315 (56.97%): Causes skin irritation [Warning Skin corrosion/irritation]
H318 (29.48%): Causes serious eye damage [Danger Serious eye damage/eye irritation]
H319 (56.97%): Causes serious eye irritation [Warning Serious eye damage/eye irritation]
H332 (27.09%): Harmful if inhaled [Warning Acute toxicity, inhalation]
H335 (56.57%): May cause respiratory irritation [Warning Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure; Respiratory tract irritation]

Information may vary between notifications depending on impurities, additives, and other factors. The percentage value in parenthesis indicates the notified classification ratio from companies that provide hazard codes. Only hazard codes with percentage values above 10% are shown.

Precautionary Statement Codes
P223, P231+P232, P260, P261, P264, P270, P271, P280, P301+P312, P301+P330+P331, P302+P352, P303+P361+P353, P304+P312, P304+P340, P305+P351+P338, P310, P312, P321, P330, P332+P313, P335+P334, P337+P313, P362, P363, P370+P378, P402+P404, P403+P233, P405, and P501
(The corresponding statement to each P-code can be found here.)
Signal: Danger
GHS Hazard Statements
H261: In contact with water releases flammable gas [Danger Substances And Mixtures Which, In Contact With Water, Emit Flammable Gases]
H315: Causes skin irritation [Warning Skin corrosion/irritation]
H319: Causes serious eye irritation [Warning Serious eye damage/eye irritation]
H335: May cause respiratory irritation [Warning Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure; Respiratory tract irritation]
H370: Causes damage to organs [Danger Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure]
H372: Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure [Danger Specific target organ toxicity, repeated exposure]

Precautionary Statement Codes
P231+P232, P260, P261, P264, P270, P271, P280, P302+P352, P304+P340, P305+P351+P338, P307+P311, P312, P314, P321, P332+P313, P337+P313, P362, P370+P378, P402+P404, P403+P233, P405, and P501
(The corresponding statement to each P-code can be found here.)
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