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MATERIAL SAFTEFY DATA SHEET
IDENTITY: BIO-CLEAN (POWDER)
Manufactured For: Emergency Telephone Number
Hudson International 516-377-7770
80 Leuning Street Information Telephone Number
South Hackensack, NJ 07606 877-482-2436
Date Prepared: December 2007
Prepared By: Staff
SECTION II – HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS / IDENTITY INFORMATION
Hazardous Components OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV OPTIONAL
Sodium Metasilicate 2 mg/m3 NA
Health Rating ….. 1
Flammability ….. 0
Reactivity ….. 0
SECTION III – PHYSICAL / CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Boiling Point ….. NA Specific Gravity(H2O=1) ….. >1
Vapor Pressure(mmHg) … NA Melting Point ….. NA
Vapor Density(water=1) … NA Evaporation Rate ….. NA
Solubility in Water ….. Complete (Butyl Acetate=1)
Appearance and Odor:
SECTION IV – FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD
Flash Point (Method Used): None
Flammable Limits: NA LEL: UEL:
Extinguishing Media: Will not support combustion
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: NA
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: NA
Stability: Unstable [ ] Stable [X] Conditions to Avoid: None
Incompatibility (materials to avoid): None
Hazardous Decomposition and Byproducts: None
Hazardous Polymerization: May Occur [ ] Will Not Occur [X]
Conditions to Avoid: NA
SECTION VI – HEALTH HAZARD DATA
Route(s) of Entry: Inhalation? Yes Skin? Minimal Ingestion? Yes – in volume
Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic): Eyes - can cause permanent eye injury. Symptoms include stinging, tearing, redness and swelling. Can injure the cornea and cause blindness.
Skin - May cause mild irritation to skin.
Ingestion – not likely to cause harmful effects in small amounts. Inhalation – this material is a dust.
Carcinogenicity: NTP? NO (ARC Monography)? NO OSHA Regulated? NO
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: No Data
Emergency and First Aid Procedures: Skin and eyes – Flush with water.
Eyes – get immediate medical attention after flushing with water for at least 15 minutes.
Ingestion – Do not induce vomiting. If person is conscious, give milk or water to drink. Call physician.
Inhalation – if symptoms develop, remove to fresh air. For breathing difficulty, start artificial respiration, contact physician.
SECTION VII – PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE
Steps to Be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled: Sweep up and contain material.
Waste Disposal Method: According to Federal, State, and Local authorities and regulation.
Precautions for Storing and Handling: Do not contaminate with unknown chemicals.
Other Precautions: None
SECTION VIII – CONTROL MEASURES
Respiratory Protection (Specify Type): Engineering or administrative controls should be implemented to reduce exposure. Provide sufficient general and/or local exhaust ventilation to maintain exposure below level of overexposure. If overexposure has been determined, a NIOSH/MSHA jointly approved air supplied respirator is advised in absence of proper environmental control.
Protective Gloves: YES
Eye Protection: Glasses – Eyewash should be accessible
Other Protective Clothing or Equipment: Impervious
Work Hygienic Practices: Launder contaminated clothing before reuse. Wash thoroughly after handling.