SODIUM THIOCYANATE solutions (56% or less)

CAS Number: 540-72-7

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Description

CAS number 540-72-7

Physical chemical data

Physical State (20°C) Liquid
Density (kg/m3)
> 1000 [Kg/m³] at a temperature of 20°C
Molar mass (g/mol) 81.08
Melting Point (°C) < 0
Vapour Pressure (Pa)
2000 [Pa] at a temperature of 20°C

Behaviour at sea

Additional data

Colour clear to pale yellow
Odour odourless

Transportation data

State liquid
Temperature (°C) ambient

Reactivity data

Water No
Acid(s) Yes
Oxidizing agents Yes

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)) 2 - Slightly toxic
Acute mammalian toxicity by swallowing (C1) (LD50 (mg/kg)) 1 - Slight
Acute mammalian toxicity by skin penetration (C2) (LD50 (mg/kg)) 0 - Negligible
Acute mammalian toxicity by inhalation (C3) (LC50 (mg/l)) 1 - Slight
Eye irritation/corrosivity (D2) 0 - Not irritating
Interference with coastal amenities (E2) D - Dissolver
Effects on wildlife and bottom habitats (E3) 1 - Is a floater; and/or is slightly acutely toxic; and/or is mildly irritant to skin and/or eyes

Human toxicity threshold

TEEL-1 (mg/m3) 0.75
TEEL-3 (mg/m3) 100

Ecotoxicity

Incident reports

Incident reports

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Emergency Response Guidebook

Emergency Response Guidebook

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At sea emergency guide

At sea emergency guide

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Decision trees

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