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Alfa Aesar™ Silicon carbide powder, fine, 320 grit

$44.38 - $153.19

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Silicon carbide powder
CAS 409-21-2
Name Note fine, 320 grit
Molecular Formula SiC
Formula Weight 40.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00049531
Synonym Carborundum™ powder
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AAA1660136

 
alfa aesar
A16601-36
500g Each for $44.38

AAA166010E

 
alfa aesar™
A16601-0E
2500g Each for $153.19
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Density 3.16g/mL
Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material Silicon carbide
Name Note fine, 320 grit
CAS 409-21-2
Molecular Formula SiC
Formula Weight 40.1g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00049531
Synonym Carborundum™ powder
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.
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Silicon carbide is used in abrasives, in polishing and grinding. It is widely applied 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. Silicon carbide whiskers and zirconium diboride ceramic. 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.

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