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Data Sheet
Barium Chromate

Product Code 02-0510
Appearance Yellow Powder
Barium Chromate 99.0% Min
Volatile Matter 0.10% Max
Chlorides (as Cl) 0.05% Max
Sulfates (as SO4) 0.02% Max
Water Soluble Matter 0.05% Max
Granulation 100% thru 325 Mesh


PACKAGING: 55, 110-220 lb. Polylined Fiber Drums

USES:Barium Chromate is used in anti-corrosive agent and is a pigment used by the paint industry. It is used in ignition control devices, safety matches and special pyrotechnic composition by the ordnance industry. It can be used as a coloring agent by the ceramic industry.

HANDLING: Do not store near acids, organics, and oxidizable materials or where flammable or combustible materials are stored. Reseal containers immediately after use. Store away from food and beverages. Use dust respirator when handling. OSHA PEL & ACGIH TLV-TWA have been established for this compound at 0.5 mg/m3 as Ba and 0.5 mg/m3 as Cr. Material is a poison. This product may be subject to SARA Section 313 reporting requirements (Ba 54.21% & Cr 20.53%). See SDS for more information.

PROPER SHIPPING NAME: Barium Compounds, N.O.S. (Barium Chromate)

SHIPPING INFORMATION: UN# 1564, Class 6.1, P.G. III,Label Code 6.1

Barium Chromate

CAS Number 10294-40-3
RTEC Number CQ 8760000
Density 4.5
Bulk Density 0.6 kg/1
EINEC Number 2336605
Molecular Wt. 253.37
Molecular Formula BaCrO4
Water Solubility Practically Insoluble

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