Cerium, chips

Properties

Product # 1399
Name Cerium, chips
Synonyms Rare earth metal
Formula Ce
Purity 99.9%
CAS Number 7440-45-1
Molecular Weight 140.13
Color & Form Dark gray chips
Boiling Point 3433° C
Melting Point 795° C
Specific Gravity 6.77 gm/ml
Solubility Contact with water releases flammable gases

Options

25 gm $45.00
100 gm $140.00
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Safety

Transportation Information UN3078, Cerium, 4.3, II
Pictogram Pictogram: Fire  Pictogram: Irritant 
Signal Word Danger
Hazardous Statements

H228  Flammable solid.

H302+H312+H332  Harmful if swallowed, in contact with skin, or by inhalation.

H315  Causes skin irritation.

H319  Causes serious eye irritation.

H335  May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Phrases

P210  Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. — No smoking.

P240  Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.

P241  Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/.../equipment.

P261  Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.

P264  Wash hands thoroughly after handling.

P270  Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.

P280  Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

P301+P312  IF SWALLOWED: call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician IF you feel unwell.

P302+P352  IF ON SKIN: wash with plenty of soap and water.

P304+P340  IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and Keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.

P305+P351+P338  IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

P370+P378  In case of fire: Use ... for extinction.

Detailed Safety and Handling Information can be found on our Safety Data Sheet (SDS).

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