|MANGANESE OXIDE||ICSC: 1398 (October 2001)|
| CAS #: 1317-35-7
|EC Number: 215-266-5
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Not combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.||In case of fire in the surroundings, use appropriate extinguishing media.|
|PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST! AVOID EXPOSURE OF (PREGNANT) WOMEN!|
|Inhalation||Cough.||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.|
|Skin||Protective gloves.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.|
|Eyes||Wear safety goggles or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Sweep spilled substance into covered containers. Carefully collect remainder. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|MANGANESE OXIDE||ICSC: 1398|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
TLV: (as Mn, respirable fraction): 0.02 mg/m3, as TWA; (as Mn, inhalable fraction): 0.1 mg/m3, as TWA; A4 (not classifiable as a human carcinogen).
EU-OEL: (as Mn, inhalable fraction): 0.2 mg/m3 as TWA; (as Mn, respirable fraction): 0.05 mg/m3 as TWA.
MAK: (as Mn, inhalable fraction): 0.2 mg/m3; (as Mn, respirable fraction): 0.02 mg/m3; peak limitation category: II(8); pregnancy risk group: C
|Depending on the degree of exposure, periodic medical examination is suggested.
Occurs in nature as the mineral Hausmannite.
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