Activated Alumina (All Grades), Solid
WHMIS Number: 00062014 Page 7
Xebec Inc. Date of Revision: 2006 February 10
Deactivating Chemicals: None required.
Waste Disposal Methods: This information applies Reevaluation of the product may be required by
to the material as manufactured. the user at the time of disposal since the
product uses, transformations, mixtures and pro
cesses may influence waste classification.
Small quantities (less than 25 Kg) of unused por normal, non-hazardous industrial wastes. Large
tions of this product may be discarded with quantities (25 Kg or more)of unused portions
of this product may be discarded with normal, n
should be cleared with the intended recipient. done in accordance with local regulations.
on-hazardous wastes, however such disposal Disposal of post-service material must be
The product may pose new hazards as a result of
its use. It may be necessary to test the
post-service flash point and/or leachable heavy ethylbenzene and xylene (BTEX) as well as total
materials, and/or benzene, toluene, extractable hydrocarbons (TEH) and mineral
oil and grease
(MOG). Disposal may be dependent upon whether or not it meets regulatory
criteria for control as a hazardous waste. The intended recipient should be consulted prior to initiating disposal.
Safe Handling of Residues: See "Waste Disposal Methods". Disposal of Packaging: Empty containers retain product residue. Empty drums should be
completely drained, properly bunged and promptly returned to a drum reconditioner. Do not dispose of package until thoroughly washed out.
CANADIAN TDG ACT / U.S. DOT CLASSIFICATION: Not regulated.
CANADA CEPA - NSNR: All constituents of this product are included on the DSL.
CEPA - NPRI: Aluminium Oxide. Controlled Products Regulations Classification (WHMIS): D-2B: Toxic
(Skin and Eye
USA Environmental Protection Act: All constituents of this product are included on the TSCA
inventory. OSHA Hazard Communication (29CFR 1910.1200) Classification: Skin and Eye Irritant.
HMIS: 1 Health, 0 Fire, 0 Reactivity. (3) INTERNATIONAL: Aluminium Oxide is found on the following inventories: EINECS
Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances), ACOIN (Australia), MITI (Japan) and Korea.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND SOURCES USED
RTECS-Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances, Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety RTECS database.
Clayton, G.D. and Clayton, F.E., Eds., Patty's Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology, 3rd ed., Vol. IIA,B,C, John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1981.
Supplier's Material Safety Data Sheet(s).
"CHEMINFO", through "CCINFOdisc", Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
Guide to Occupational Exposure Values, 2005, American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists, Cincinnati, 2005.