Material Safety Data Sheet
XANTHAN GUM - Product No: 227
polysaccharide gum
NATURAL SOURCE
Liberty Natural Home
Terms & Definitions
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Identification
FEMA No
CAS No.11138-66-2
Chemical Name
HealthOrdinary combustible hazards in a fire.
FlammabilityWill ignite if overheated.
ReactivityStable and not reative with water.
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Fire, Explosion & Reactivity
Flash PointNA
Extinguishing MediaFOG-Yes | CO2-Yes | DRY-Yes |
Dot ClassificationNON-HAZARDOUS
StabilitySTABLE
NFPA Classification
Fire FightingWEAR SELF CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS WHEN FIGHTING FIRES IN ENCLOSED AREAS. EQUIPMENT SHOULD BE DECONTAMINATED AFTER USE.
Unusual Fire HazardTHIS MATERIAL AS NORMALLLY PACKAGED AND HANDLED CAN CONTAIN SUFFICIENT FUMES TO FORM AN EXPLOSIVE MIXTURE IF DISPERESED IN A SUFFICIENT QUANTITY OF AIR. SURFACES THAT MAY BE COVERED WITH THIS PRODUCT WILL BECOME EXTREMELY SLIPPERY UPON APPLICATION OF WATER.
Hazardous Combustable
Decomposition Products
THERMAL DECOMPOSITION RESULTS IN CARBON MONOXIDE, CARBON DIOXIDE
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Physical Data
Color & OdorCREAMY, WHITE POWDER; BLAND ODOR (slight odor)
Boiling Point
Melting Point-
Vapor Pressure6.0-8.03
Vapor DensityNA
Water SolubilitySOLUBLE
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Protection Data
RespiratoryDUSEFOE DUST MASK IN HIGH DUST AREAS
VentilationGOOD LOCAL VENTILATION
SkinNONE REQUIRED
EyeSAFETY GLASSES
OtherEYE WASH FOUNTAIN; AVOID BREATHING HIGH CONCENTRATIONS OF DUST. NORMAL GOOD MANUFACTURING PRACTICES.
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Occupational Exposure Limit
Threshold LimitNA
OSHA Permissible
Limit
NA
CarcinogenNO
NTP Limit
IARC Limit
OSHA Limit
Carcinogen Notes
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Health Hazards
Material TypeWHITE TO CREAM COLORED FREE FLOWING POWDER
Health HazardPERMISSIBLE CONCENTRATION IN AIR: -10MG/M, NUISANCE DUST, TWA8, ACGIH -15MG/M 3, TOTAL DUST, TWA8 OSHA
Primary Entry Routes
Health Hazard
Notes
XANTHAN GUM IS AN APPROVED FOOD ADDITIVE UNDER 21 CFT 172.695. PRODUCT MAY CONTAIN UP TO THE FCC LIMIT OF ARSENIC (3PPM)M LEAD (5PPM) AND HEAVY METALS (AS PB, 30 PPM)
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Emergency First Aid
InhalationPROVIDE FRESH AIR
Eye ContactFLUSH WITH WATER
Skin ContactWASH WITH WATER
IngestionDRINK WATER AS A PRECAUTION. CONSULT A PHYSICIAN IF NECESSARY
First Aid NotesNO HAZARDS WHICH REQUIRE SPECIAL FIRST AID MEASURES.
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Spill, Leakage & Disposal Procedures
Spill ProceduresUSE VACUUM OR BROOM SWEEPING & REMOVE TO DISPOSAL CONTAINER. IF DAMP-FLUSH WITH WATER. DO NOT BLOW MATERIAL
Waste DisposalDISPOSE OF IN APPROVED DISPOSAL SITE ACCORDING TO LOCAL, STATE & FEDERAL-REGULATIONS. MAY BE INCINERATED WHERE PERMITTED. (RINSE WITH WATER INTO-APPROVED SEWER OR BURY IN APPROVED LANDFILL. MIXING WITH WATER PRODUCES A-VERY VISCOUS SOLUTION).
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Handling & Shipping Procedures
Handling & Shipping
Procedures
STORE IN SEALED CONTAINER TO PREVENT DUSTING AND IN A COOL DRY PLACE. THIS-PRODUCT IS EXCEMPT FROM SARA TITLE III REPORTING BECAUSE IT IS A: FOOD-AND/OR B: CONTAINS NO SECTION 313 TOXIC CHEMICALS. XANTHAN GUM IS AN-APPROVED FOOD ADDITIVE UNDER 21CFR 172.695. PRODUCT MAY CONTAIN UP TO-THE FCC LIMIT OF ARSENIC (3PPM), LEAD (5PPM) AND HEAVY METALS AS-(PB, 30 PPM)
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SARA 313 Chemical Breakdown
SARA Chemical
Name
NONE
SARA ConcentrationNONE

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