Silicate glue (Na2SiO3)

Substance: sodium silicate.

Also known as: waterglass liquid glass silicate glue sodium metasilicate E550

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Hazard information danger

Corrosive cat. 1
Lower systemic health hazards

Hazard statements

  • May be corrosive to metals
  • Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
  • May cause respiratory irritation

Precautionary statements

  • Avoid breathing dust/fume/ gas/mist/vapours/spray. [As modified by IV ATP]
  • Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. [As modified by IV ATP]
  • Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor/… [As modified by IV ATP]

Experiments with this reagent