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EC number: 231-143-9
CAS number: 7440-33-7
Tungsten metal powder is only classified under CLP for flammability and self-heating. The substance of the particle size tested (0.6-0.9 µm), classifies as a self-heating, Category 2 substance under CLP. The flammability of tungsten powder is dependent on its particle size (Fisher Sub Sieve particle size):
Those tungsten powders with particle size equal or less than a Fisher Size of 4.35 microns in general had a burning time less than 300 seconds (5 minutes) are considered flammable powders Category 1 (Packing Group II).
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