Zinc Dust

CAS#:  7440-66-6

Synonyms:   zinc fume; zinc (fume or dust); zinc metal (powder or dust): zinc powder

Uses:   Zinc salts and other zinc compounds, reducing agent, precipitating agent, purifier, catalyst, rust-resistant paints, bleaches, pyrotechnics, soot removal, pipe-thread compounds, sherardizing, decorative effect in resins, autobody coatings.

Hazard:  Inhalation or contact with vapors, substance or decomposition products may cause severe injury or death.  May produce corrosive solutions on contact with water.  Fire will produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.  Runoff from fire control may cause pollution.  Strong Reducing Agent.  Known Catalytic Activity.   Water-Reactive.  Pyrophoric