Magnesium

Molecular formula:
Mg
Chemical compound:
magnesium
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Flammable

  • Hazard statements
    • Flammable solid.
    • Self-heating in large quantities; may catch fire.
    • In contact with water releases flammable gas.
  • Precautionary statements
    • Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. - No smoking.
    • Keep container tightly closed.
    • Store in a dry place. Store in a closed container.
    • In case of fire: Use dry sand, dry chemical or alcohol-resistant foam to extinguish.