IDENTIFICATION OF THE COMPANY AND OF THE MATERIAL

Company Identification
GS Metal Joining Ltd
Unit 36 Matrix Business Centre
Nobel Way
Dinnington
S25 3QB

Phone No 01909 547247

Product Type Cadmium Free Silver Solder

Product Codes AG101, AG102, AG103, AG104, AG105, AG106, AG107, AG108, AG205, AG206, AG207.

Composition Silver, Copper, Zinc, Tin Silicon


Generally conforming to EN1044:AG

Form Wire, Rod, Strip, Powder, Preform

   INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

There are no constituent elements classified as being hazardous.
Any Occupational Exposure Levels are listed in Section 8.

   HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Most Important Hazards Not Classified

Potential Acute Health Effects None

Potential Chronic Health Effects None

Environmental Hazard Not Available

No special requirements



   FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

Material is not combustible. No known special
firefighting precautions.

   ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Personal Precautions None

Environmental Precautions None

Clean up methods As appropriate

   HANDLING & STORAGE

Handling Avoid inhaling dust

Storage No special requirements
 

   EXPOSURE CONTROL/PERSONAL PROTECTION

Personal Protection S20 When using do not eat or drink
S21 When using do not smoke
S36 Wear suitable protective clothing
S37 Wear protective gloves
S39 Wear suitable eye/face protection

Exposure Limits No hazardous ingredient
 

   PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

State Solid
Melting Range 620 - 780 deg C
Appearance silver - white
Boiling Point not available
Vapour Pressure not available
Explosive Risks not applicable
Flammability Risks not applicable



   STABILITY & REACTIVITY

Conditions to avoid Highly reactive with acids
alkalis,and oxidizing agents.

Decomposition Products Not available

Stablity Material is stable

   TOXICOLOGY INFORMATION

Inhalation Non hazardous
Ingestion Non hazardous
Eye Contact Non irritant
Skin Contact Non irritant
Target Organs Upper respiratory tract
Chronic Effects Non known
Carcinogenic Effects None
Mutagenic Effects None
Teratogenic Effects None
Narcosis Not available

  ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Not available

  DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Waste must be disposed of in accordance with
Environmental Protection (Care of Duty) Regulations 1991.

   TRANSPORT INFORMATION

No special precautions

   REGULATORY INFORMATION

Materials are Not Classified under EU regulations

 



   OTHER INFORMATION

References EN1044;AG
 

NB The information contained in this sheet is believed to be accurate but GS Metal Joining Ltd assumes no liability for its accuracy or completeness. Final determination of the suitability of a product remains the responsibility of the user.

 

                                                                                                

Product Type Copper Phosphorus Alloys

Product Codes CP101, CP102, CP103, CP104, CP105, CP201, CP202, CP203.

Composition Silver, Copper, Phosphorus

Form Wire, Rod, Strip, Powder, Preform


   INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

There are no constituent elements classified as being hazardous. Any Occupational Exposure Levels are listed in Section 8


   HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Potential Acute Health - None

Potential Chronic Health Effects - None

Environmental Hazard - Not Available


   FIRST AID MEASURES No special requirements


   FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Material is not combustible. No known special fire fighting precautions


   ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Personal Precautions - None

Environmental Precautions - None

Clean up methods - As appropriate

 

   HANDLING & STORAGE

Handling - Avoid inhaling dust

Storage - No special requirements
 

   EXPOSURE CONTROL/PERSONAL PROTECTION

Personal Protection S20 When using do not eat or drink
S21 When using do not smoke.
S36 Wear suitable protective clothing
S37 Wear suitable gloves
Ensure adequate ventilation
Exposure Limits Phosphorus TWA 0.1mg/cubic metre
 

   PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

State Solid
Melting Range 630 - 880 deg C
Appearance - copper coloured
Boiling Point - not available
VapourPressure - not available
Explosive Risks - not applicable
Flammability Risks - not applicable
 

   STABILITY & REACTIVITY

Conditions to avoid - Highly reactive with acids alkalis and oxidizing agents.
Decomposition Products - Phosphorus oxides
Stablity - Material is stable

 

   TOXICOLOGY INFORMATION

Inhalation - Not available
Ingestion - Not available
Eye Contact - Not available
Skin Contact - Not available
Target Organs - May cause bone damage
Chronic Effects - Non known
Carcinogenic Effects - None
Mutagenic Effects - None
Teratogenic Effects - Not available
Narcosis - Not available

 

 

   ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Not available


   DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Waste must be disposed of in accordance eith Environmental Protection (Duty of Care) Regulations 1991


   TRANSPORT INFORMATION

No special precautions


   REGULATORY INFORMATION

Materials are Not Classified under EU regulations


   OTHER INFORMATION

References EN1044.CP

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NB The information contained in this sheet is believed to be accurate but GS Metal Joining Ltd assumes no liability for its accuracy or completeness. Final determination of the suitability of a product remains the responsibility of the user.

 

 

 

  

IDENTIFICATION OF THE COMPANY AND OF THE MATERIAL

GS Metal Joining Ltd
Unit 36 Matrix Business Centre
Nobel Way
Dinnington
S25 3QB

Phone No 01909 547247
Fax No. 01909 547001

Contacts Shaun Meakin, Glen Farrell. Email shaun@gsmetaljoining.co.uk

Product description and usages; A white powder or paste suitable for brazing similar or dissimilar parent metals (except aluminium) in conjunction with silver solders with a melting point below 750 degC.

Product Codes

GS30 Flux Powder.

GS30 Flux Paste.

 

       HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

        

      

 

 Most important Hazards

R20/21 Harmful by inhalation and ingestion
R36/38 Irritating to eyes and skin
R62/63 Possible risk of impaired fertility or harm to an unborn child.

Potential Acute Health Effects

Inhalation Irritation, coughing, sore throat
Eye Contact Smarting, soreness, irritation
Skin Contact Itching, stinging, sore on cuts
Ingestion Excessive saliva, nausea, vomiting.
Potential Chronic Health Effects Fluorine poisoning
Environmental Hazard Not Available

The main hazards associated with these fluxes are from it's use during the brazing operation. On heating fumes will be produced the volume of which will increase on overheating. These fumes may cause irritation to the eyes, nose and throat.

Irritation on skin may occur on contact with broken skin.

   INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

SUBSTANCE

CAS No.

EINECS No

Applicable 'R/ Phases

% Cocentration

Potassium Tetraborate

1332-77-0

215-575-5

Xn, R62, Perr.Cat3

25 - 50

Potassium Difluorihydroxborate

85392-66-1

286-925-2

Xn, R22

25 - 50

Potasssium Hydrogendiflouride

7789-29-9

232-156-2

R25, R34

<1

Boric Acid

10043-35-3

233-139-2

Repor Cat 2, R60, R61

<1

   FIRST AID MEASURES
Inhalation Treat for shock
Ingestion Administer large volumes of milk or caicium gluconate. Treat for shock and transfer to hospital stating "suspected fluorine poisoning"
Eye Contact S26 Irrigate thoroughly with water and seek medical advice.
Skin Contact Wash thororoughly with water.

   FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Material is not combustible. Fluorine bearing fumes may be evolved. Wear breathing apparatus.

   ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Personal Precautions See Section 8
Environmental Precautions Treat with slaked lime
Clean up methods As appropriate

   HANDLING & STORAGE
Handling
Storage S2 Keep out of reach of children
S13 Keep away from all foodstuffs

8) EXPOSURE CONTROL/PERSONAL PROTECTION

UK Occupational Exposure Standards are: 
 
Fume                                       Long Term                                                               Short Term 
                                       8-hour TWA* Value 15 minute Value 
 
Hydrogen Fluoride (as F)            1.5mg/m3                                                                - 2.5mg/m3 
Fluoride (as Fluorine)                 2.5mg/m3 - 
Boron Trifluoride                                                                                                        - 3mg/m3
 
 
* Time Weighted Average 
 
Avoid exposure to fume with good ventilation or local extraction. If a risk of inhalation exists, personal 
respiratory protection should be worn. Safety glasses should be worn as well as impervious gloves to 
prevent skin contact. Wash hands after using this material. The use of protective clothing is recommended 

 

  • Personal Protection Wear Suitable hand protection

Wear Goggles and overalls
Ensure adequate ventilation
S20/21 Do not eat drink or smoke when using
S22 Do not inhale dust
S23 Do not inhale fumes
S45 in case of accident or feeling unwell seek medical advice
Exposure Limits HF TLV 2mg/cubic metre
BF TLV 3mg/cubic metre.

   PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
State Solid Powder/Paste
Melting Point 550 deg C
Appearance White
pH 8 of aqueous paste.
Boiling Point Not Available
Vapour Pressure Not Available
Explosive Risks Not Applicable
Flammability Risks Not Applicable

        

 

STABILITY & REACTIVITY
Containers of powder left open once the seals are broken may absorb moisture and become lumpy. Pastes 
are water based and, whilst stable, will lose water by evaporation if left open. Avoid contact with acids and 
strong oxidising agents. 
 
No other adverse reactions are known

         TOXICOLOGY INFORMATION
Inhalation Not Available
Ingestion TOXIC
Eye Contact Not known
Skin Contact Not known
Target Organs Not known
Chronic Effects Non known
Carcinogenic Effects None
Mutagenic Effects None
Teratogenic Effects Not available
Narcosis Not available

Toxicological data for these preparations: LD50(oral - rat) > 200mg/kg. 
 
Classified as moderately irritating, according to Draize skin test. 

 ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Likely to be harmful to all species of animal life. As far as is known no other threat is posed to the 
environment. 

   DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Waste must be disposed of in accordance with Environmental Protection Act and Integrated Pollution Act. Seek advice from a licensed contractor.

   TRANSPORT INFORMATION
No special precautions

       REGULATORY INFORMATION
Labeled Harmful
Material classification: 
Harmful 
 
Risk Phrases: 
20/22 Harmful by inhalation and if swallowed. 
36/38 Irritating to eyes and skin. 
 

        

        

       Safety Phrases: 
2 Keep out of reach of children. 
13 Keep away from food, drink and animal feed stuffs. 
20/21 When using do not eat, drink or smoke. 
22/23 Do not breathe dust or fumes. 
26 In case of eye contact, rinse immediately with water and seek medical advice. 
45 In case of feeling unwell seek medical attention. 

 

   OTHER INFORMATION
References Not Available

NB The information contained in this sheet is believed to be accurate, but CuP Alloys (Metal Joining) Ltd assumes no liability for its accuracy or completeness. Final determination of the suitability of a product remains the responsibility of the user.

 

 

 

 

          

 

            

         

Product Type Cadmium Free Silver Solder

Product Codes AG101, AG102, AG103, AG104, AG105, AG106, AG107, AG108, AG205, AG206, AG207.

Composition Silver, Copper, Zinc, Tin Silicon


Generally conforming to EN1044:AG

Form Wire, Rod, Strip, Powder, Preform

   INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

There are no constituent elements classified as being hazardous.
Any Occupational Exposure Levels are listed in Section 8.

   HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Most Important Hazards Not Classified

Potential Acute Health Effects None

Potential Chronic Health Effects None

Environmental Hazard Not Available

No special requirements



   FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

Material is not combustible. No known special
firefighting precautions.

   ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Personal Precautions None

Environmental Precautions None

Clean up methods As appropriate

   HANDLING & STORAGE

Handling Avoid inhaling dust

Storage No special requirements
 

   EXPOSURE CONTROL/PERSONAL PROTECTION

Personal Protection S20 When using do not eat or drink
S21 When using do not smoke
S36 Wear suitable protective clothing
S37 Wear protective gloves
S39 Wear suitable eye/face protection

Exposure Limits No hazardous ingredient
 

   PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

State Solid
Melting Range 620 - 780 deg C
Appearance silver - white
Boiling Point not available
Vapour Pressure not available
Explosive Risks not applicable
Flammability Risks not applicable



   STABILITY & REACTIVITY

Conditions to avoid Highly reactive with acids
alkalis,and oxidizing agents.

Decomposition Products Not available

Stablity Material is stable

   TOXICOLOGY INFORMATION

Inhalation Non hazardous
Ingestion Non hazardous
Eye Contact Non irritant
Skin Contact Non irritant
Target Organs Upper respiratory tract
Chronic Effects Non known
Carcinogenic Effects None
Mutagenic Effects None
Teratogenic Effects None
Narcosis Not available

  ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Not available

  DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Waste must be disposed of in accordance with
Environmental Protection (Care of Duty) Regulations 1991.

   TRANSPORT INFORMATION

No special precautions

   REGULATORY INFORMATION

Materials are Not Classified under EU regulations

 



   OTHER INFORMATION

References EN1044;AG
 

NB The information contained in this sheet is believed to be accurate but GS Metal Joining Ltd assumes no liability for its accuracy or completeness. Final determination of the suitability of a product remains the responsibility of the user.