Material Safety Data Sheet
Science Stuff, Inc.
1104 Newport Ave
Austin, TX 78753
Phone (512) 837-6020
Chemtrec 800-424-9300
24 Hour Emergency Assistance
Section 1 Identification
Product Number:C2516 
Health:
Flammability
Reactivity
Hazard Rating:
LeastSlightModerateHighExtreme
01234
NA = Not Applicable NE = Not Established
Product Name:Silver Sulfate, Powder  Reagent A.C.S.
Trade/Chemical Synonyms 
Formula:AgSO
RTECS:NONE 
C.A.SCAS# 10294-26-5
Section 2 Component Mixture
Sara 313ComponentCAS Number%DimExposure Limits:
Silver Sulfate, Powder  CAS# 10294-26-5 100% W/W OSHA PEL 0.01mg(Si)/m 
Section 3 Hazard Identification (Also see section 11)
Harmful if swallowed. May cause irritation. Avoid breathing vapors, or dusts. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothes. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep container closed. 
Section 4 First Aid Measures
Harmful if swallowed. May cause irritation. Avoid breathing vapors, or dusts. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothes. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep container closed.

FIRST AID: CALL A PHYSICIAN. SKIN: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash exposed area with soap and water.

EYES: Wash eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, lifting lids occasionally. Seek Medical Aid. INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen

INGESTION: If swallowed, induce vomiting immediately after giving two glasses of water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconcious person.
Section 5 Fire Fighting Measures
Fire Extinguisher Type:Carbon Dioxide, dry chemical powder or appropriate foam
Fire/Explosion Hazards:Negligible fire hazard when exposed to heat or flame
Fire Fighting Procedure:Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and clothing.
Section 6 Accidental Release Measures
Evacuate area. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing. Aviod breathing dust.sweep up .
Section 7 Handling and Storage
Store in a cool dry well ventilated area. Keep away from heat and flame. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. 
Section 8 Exposure Controls & Personal Protection
Respiratory Protection:NIOSH/MSHA-approved respirator
Ventilation: Mechanical: Hand Protection:Gloves to prevent exposure
Local Exhaust: Eye Protection:Goggles and Face Shield
Other Protective Equipment: Wear appropriate clothing to prevent skin exposure
Section 9 Physical and Chemical Properties
Melting Point:652cSpecific Gravity5.45
Boiling Point:decomposes@1085c Percent Volatile by Volume:0
Vapor Pressure:not applicable Evaporation Rate:not applicable
Vapor Density: not applicable Evaporation Standard: Butylacetate =1
Solubility in Water: 0.57g/100ml@0c Auto ignition Temperature: Not applicable
Appearance and Odor: colorless/white crystals or powder. Lower Flamm. Limit in Air: Not applicable
Flash Point: not applicable Upper Flamm. Limit in Air: Not applicable
Section 10 Stability and Reactivity Information
Stability: StableConditions to Avoid: avoid heat and incompatibles.
Materials to Avoid:
silver salts/acetyleneform acetylides from ammonical sol.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
HIGHLY TOXIC!! Fumes of sulfur oxides.
Hazardous Polymerization:Will Not Occur
Condition to Avoid:None known
Section 11 Additional Information
DANGER!! HIGHLY TOXIC fumes are produced at the decompostion level of this material. Effects of over exposure: irritation of the mouth ,skin and mucous membranes. Acute: pain and burning of the mouth and throat. Darkening of the mucous membranes and skin. Chronic: vomiting and coma. Target organs: throat ,eyes, skin, and mucous membranes. Conditons aggravated/target organs. Persons with pre-existing eye,skin or respiratory conditions may be more susceptible. 
DOT Classification: Not Regulated
DOT regulations may change from time to time. Please consult the most recent version of the relevant regulations.
Revision No:0Date Entered: 9/1/2006 Approved by: WPF

The information contained herein is believed to be accurate and is offered in good faith for the user's consideration and investigation. No warranty is expressed or implied regarding the completeness or accuracy of this information, whether originating from Science Stuff, Inc. or from an alternate source. Users of this material should satisfy themselves by independent investigation of current scientific and medical information that this material may be safely handled.