Celite Hyflosupercel [61790-53-2]
Celite is added to the explosive to increase its stability during transport. It can also be used as a filter acid as well as an abrasive for use in toothpastes, metal pastes and some face scrubs. It can also be used as an insecticide for pest control. Its thermal properties mean that it can be used as a barrier material in some fireproof safes. It is also useful in construction.
Density: 2.3 g / cm3 (20 ° C)
PH value: 9-10 (100 g / l, H₂O, 25 ° C) (slurry)
Bulk density: 120 kg / m3
PH value (10%; water): 9-11
Bulk density: about 18
Particle size (<0.1 mm): ≥ 85%
Water absorption capacity: about 200
Labeling of hazardous chemicals and mixtures that are part of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). The pictograms recommended by GHS have the shape of a square set on the top. They should contain a black symbol on a white background with a red border.
Priority rules to be observed in connection with the labeling of a substance:
– the skull and crossbones, the exclamation mark pictogram should not be added.
– corrosive effect, the exclamation mark pictogram should not be added if it concerns eye or skin irritation.
– health hazard determining respiratory sensitization, the exclamation mark pictogram should not be added if it concerns skin sensitization or irritation to eyes or skin.
Source: GHS pictograms