Silicon carbide powder, fine, 320 grit, Alfa Aesar™
Silicon carbide is used in abrasives, in polishing and grinding. It is widely applied in applications calling for high endurance, such as automobile brakes, car clutches and ceramic plates in bulletproof vests. Electronic applications of silicon carbide are as light emitting diodes and sensors. It is utilized for the production of fertile, transgenic maize plants. Silicon carbide whiskers and zirconium diboride ceramic. It compositely plays an important role in the crack-healing behavior.
Soluble in molten sodium hydroxide, potassium hydroxide and in molten iron.
Keep it away from strong oxidizing agents.
|Solubility Information||Soluble in molten sodium hydroxide,potassium hydroxide and in molten iron.|
|Chemical Name or Material||Silicon carbide, fine, 320 grit|
GHS H Statement
Suspected of causing cancer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
EINECSNumber : 206-991-8
TSCA : Yes
Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures