CLAY

Also known as: ALUMINIUM SILICATEHYDROXIDE, ARGILE, BALL CLAY, BENTONITE
Information on chemical

Information on chemical

External resources

CAMEO Chemical Database
WISER Substance List

Description

Physical chemical data

Physical State (20°C) Solid

Behaviour at sea

Additional data

Transportation data

State solid

Reactivity data

Water No

GESAMP Hazard profile

Bioaccumulation in BCF (A1B) 0 - No measurable BCF
Bioaccumulation (A1) 0 - No potential to bioaccumulate
Acute aquatic toxicity (B1) (LC/EC/IC50 (mg/l)) 0 - Non-toxic
Chronic aquatic toxicity (B2) (NOEC (mg/l)) 0 - Negligible
Acute mammalian toxicity by swallowing (C1) (LD50 (mg/kg)) 0 - Negligible
Acute mammalian toxicity by skin penetration (C2) (LD50 (mg/kg)) 0 - Negligible
Acute mammalian toxicity by inhalation (C3) (LC50 (mg/l)) 0 - Negligible
Skin irritation/corrosivity (D1) 0 - Not irritating
Eye irritation/corrosivity (D2) 0 - Not irritating
Interference with coastal amenities (E2) S - Sinking substance that would deposit on the seabed, not likely to dissolve quickly
Effects on wildlife and bottom habitats (E3) 0 - Is not a floater; and does not pose any known health hazards

Human toxicity threshold

Ecotoxicity

Incident reports

Incident reports

No incident reports available

Emergency Response Guidebook

Emergency Response Guidebook

No guides available

At sea emergency guide

At sea emergency guide

No guides available

Decision trees

Decision trees

No decision trees available

No additional data

last modified 2020-12-11T09:57:21+00:00