CAS No: 11138-66-2
Name: GUM XANTHAN
Uses: In foods, non-foods, and cosmetics as stabilizer and emulsifying agent.Used in chemically enhanced oil recovery
Substances is not classified as a hazardous substance or mixture
First Aid Measures
||Flush eyes with large volume of water.
||Wash with warm water and mild soap.
||Remove from exposure.
||If irritation persists, consult physician.
||Water, Carbon Dioxide, Foam.
|Special Firefighting Procedures
||Firefighters should wear full protective clothing, including selfcontained breathing equipment.
|Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards
||A potential dust explosion hazard exists if the dust concentration in the air is high.
Accidental Release Measures
|Steps to Be Taken If Material Is Released or Spilled
||Dry Powder - Sweep up or vacuum promptly and put into a disposable container. Wet material becomes slippery. Wash with water solution or apply absorbent material, sweep up and wash area
Handling and Storage
|Precautions For Handling And Storage
||Store in dry place. Keep container closed to avoid moisture pick-up. Do not store at temperatures above 30°C/86°F. Practice reasonable care and cleanliness.
Physical and Chemical Properties