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Alfa Aesar™ Silicon carbide powder, coarse, 46 grit

$57.70 - $509.28

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Silicon carbide powder
CAS 409-21-2
Name Note coarse, 46 grit
Molecular Formula SiC
Formula Weight 40.1
MDL Number MFCD00049531
Synonym Carborundum™ powder
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AAA144700E

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A144700E
2500g Each for $195.88

AAA144700C

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A144700C
10000g Each for $509.28

AAA1447036

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A1447036
500g Each for $57.70
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 40.1
Chemical Name or Material Silicon carbide powder
TSCA TSCA
Odor Odorless
Name Note coarse, 46 grit
Molecular Formula SiC
MDL Number MFCD00049531
CAS 409-21-2
Synonym Carborundum™ powder
Quantity 2500g
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H351-H315-H319-H335
Suspected of causing cancer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P281-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Applications
Silicon carbide is used in abrasives, in polishing and grinding. It is widely used in applications calling for high endurance, such as automobile brakes, car clutches and ceramic plates in bulletproof vests. Electronic applications of silicon carbide are as light emitting diodes and sensors. It is utilized for the production of fertile, transgenic maize plants. It compositely plays an important role in the crack-healing behavior.

Solubility
Soluble in molten sodium hydroxide, potassium hydroxide and in molten iron.

Notes
Keep it away from strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P281-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H351-H315-H319-H335
Suspected of causing cancer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.