MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
1. EMERGENCY PHONE NUMBER (United States)
2. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Limited toxicity data are available on this specific product.
LC50 data is available upon request.
Appearance: Yellow liquid.
Routes of exposure: Eye contact; Skin contact; Inhalation
Symptoms of Overexposure (Acute & Chronic):
May cause moderate irritation with corneal injury.
Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause slight skin
irritation. A single prolonged exposure is not likely to result
in the material being absorbed through skin in harmful
Single exposure to vapors is not likely to be hazardous.
Single dose oral toxicity is considered to be extremely low.
Small amounts swallowed incidental to normal handling
operations are not likely to cause injury; swallowing amounts
larger than that may cause injury.
4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Immediately flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. If redness,
itching, or a burning sensation develops, have eyes examined and treated
by medical personnel.
Wash off of the skin with plenty of soap and water. If redness, itching,
or burning sensation develops, get medical attention.
Seek medical attention. Do not induce vomiting unless directed to do so
by medical personnel.
Remove person to fresh air. If a cough or other respiratory symptoms develop,
consult medical personnel.
Note to Physician:
No specific antidote. Supportive care. Treatment based on judgement of the
physician in response to reactions of the patient.
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Flash Point: 212º F , 100º C
Method Used: SW1010
Autoignition temp.: No Data
Flammable Limits (LEL/UEL): No Data
Hazardous Combustion Products:
During a fire, smoke may contain the original material in addition to
unidentified toxic and/or irritating compounds. Hazardous combustion
products may include and are not limited to: carbon monoxide, carbon
Other Flammability Information:
Violent steam generation or eruption may occur upon application of direct
water stream to hot liquids. May spread fire.
Water, fog or fine spray, carbon dioxide, dry chemical, foam. Alcohol
resistant foams (ATC type) are preferred if available. General purpose
synthetic foams (including AFFF) or protein foams may function, but
much less effectively. Do not use direct water stream.
Special Fire Fighting Protective Equipment:
Self-contained breathing apparatus with full facepiece and protective
Fire Fighting Instructions:
Keep people away. Isolate fire area and deny unnecessary entry. Burning
liquids may be moved by flushing with water to protect personnel and
minimize property damage. Burning liquids may be extinguished by dilution
with water. Do not use direct water stream. May spread fire.
6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Clean up with absorbent material such as dirt or sand. Shovel into chemical
waste container. Wash residue from spill area with water containing detergent
and flush to a sewer serviced by a permitted wastewater treatment facility.
7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
-30°F to 120°F in original closed container.
Precautions for Storage and Handling:
Prevent skin and eye contact.
Normal chemical handling and storage.
8. EXPOSURE CONTROL/ PERSONAL PROTECTION
Minimize exposure in accordance with good hygiene practice.
Use ventilation adequate to maintain safe levels.
Chemical tight goggles.
Impervious gloves such as rubber, neoprene or vinyl gloves.
Not normally needed if controls are adequate. If respiratory protection is
required for certain operations, use an approved air purifying respirator.
Other Protective Equipment:
Eyewash station in work area.
9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance: Yellow liquid.
Odor: Slight odor.
Boiling Point: >200°F, 93°C
Vapor Pressure: No Data
Vapor Density: No Data
Solubility: Dispersible in fresh an salt water. Miscible in solvents.
pH (Standard Units), s.u.: 7.54
Specific Gravity, 60/60: 0.99
% Volatile by Volume: No Data
Viscosity, cSt: 65.2
Pour Point: -36°F
10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Stable under normal storage conditions.
Conditions to avoid:
Avoid static discharge. Flammable vapors can be released at elevated
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
Combustion products: Carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide
Will not occur.
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Slightly irritating from prolonged contact.
Acute Oral Toxicity:
Toxicologically Synergistic Products:
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Movement and Partitioning: No Data.
Degradation and Persistence: No Data.
LC50 for Menidia Beryllina is 407ppm/96hr.
LC50 for Mysidopsis Bahia is 90.5ppm/48hr.
13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Do not dump into any sewers, on the ground, or into any body of water.
All disposal methods must be in compliance with all Federal,
State/Provincial and local laws and regulations. Regulations may vary
in different locations. Waste characterizations and compliance with
applicable laws are the responsibility solely of the waste generator.
GlobeMark Resources has no control over the management practices
or parties using this product. The information presented here pertains
only to the product as shipped in its intended condition as described in
the MSDS.For unused and uncontaminated product, the preferred options
include sending to a licensed, permitted: recycler, relcaimer, incinerator
or other thermal destruction device.
14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Department of Transportation (D.O.T.):
This product in not regulated by D.O.T. when shipped domestically by land.
Canadian TDG Information:
For TDG regulatory information, if required, consult transportation regulations,
product shipping papers, or a GlobeMark Resources Representative.
15. REGULATORY INFORMATION (Not meant to be all-inclusive-selected regulations represented.)
NOTICE: The information herein is presented in good faith and believed to
be accurate as of the effective date shown above. However, no warranty, express
or implied is given. Regulatory requirements are subject to change and may differ
from one location to another; it is the buyer’s responsibility to ensure that its
activities comply with federal, state or provincial, and local laws. The following
specific information is made for the purpose of complying with numerous federal,
state or provincial, and local laws and regulations.
The Canadian Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)
Classification for an ingredients in this product is:
D2B - Eye or Skin Irritant
Refer to elsewhere in the MSDS for specific warnings and safe
handling information. Refer to employer’s workplace education program.
16. OTHER INFORMATION
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Ratings:
3-15-2004 MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET