Antimony (Sb)

Substance: antimony powder.

Also known as: Stibium

Chemspider article about antimony

Wikipedia article about antimony

Hazard information warning

Lower systemic health hazards
Environment

Hazard statements

  • Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects

Precautionary statements

  • Avoid breathing dust/fume/ gas/mist/vapours/spray. [As modified by IV ATP]
  • Wash … thoroughly after handling.
  • Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
  • Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.
  • Avoid release to the environment.
  • Collect spillage.
  • Dispose of contents/container to … [… in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulation (to be specified)].

Experiments with this reagent