Hudson International
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                                                              HUDSON INTERNATIONAL

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

 

IDENTITY: Sparkle (POWDER)

 

SECTION I

 

Manufactured For:

            Hudson International                                                       Emergency Telephone Number

           

80 Leuning Street
                                                                       516-377-7770

            South Hackensack, NJ 07606                                         Telephone for Information

                                                                                                            877-482-2436

                                                                                                Date Prepared: January 1994

                                                                                                Prepared By: Staff

 

 

SECTION II – HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS / IDENTITY INFORMATION

 

                                                                                                OTHER       PERCENT

Hazardous Components             OSHA PEL        ACGIH TLV       LIMITS       OPTIONAL

Sodium Phosphate Tribasic        N/A                   N/A                   N/A

CAS# 7601-54-9

Sodium Metasilicate                   2 mg/m^3 as TWA (OSHA permissible exposure limit)

 

Health Rating….. 1

Flammability….. 0

Reactivity….. 0

Personal Protection….. B

 

 

SECTION III – PHYSICAL / CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS

 

Boiling Point….. N/A                                          Specific Gravity (H2O = 1)….. >1

Vapor Pressure (mm Hg)….. N/A                        Melting Point….. N/A

Vapor Density (air = 1)….. N/A                            Evaporation Rate….. N/A

Solubility in Water….. Complete                          (Butyl Acetate = 1)

 

Appearance and Odor: White granules, odorless

 

 

SECTION IV – FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS

 

Flash Point (method used): None

Flammable Limits: N/A               LEL:     UEL:

Extinguishing Media: Will not burn or sustain combustion

Special Fire Fighting Procedures: None

Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: None

 

 

 

SECTION V – REACTIVITY DATA

 

Stability:           Unstable []        Stable [X]          Conditions to Avoid: None

Incompatibility (materials to avoid): Unknown chemicals, acids – May release CO2 gas. DO NOT mix with lime dust.

Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts: See Above

Hazardous Polymerization:         May Occur []     Will Not Occur [X]

Conditions to Avoid: None

 

 

SECTION VI – HEALTH HAZARD DATA

 

Route(s) of entry:           Inhalation? YES             Skin? No           Ingestion? YES

Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic): This product may be an eye irritant and should never be ingested.

Inhalation of dust may irritate nose, throat and lungs. Depending on severity of exposure may cause damage to upper respiratory tract, lung tissue and/or pneumonia.

 

Carcinogenicity:             NTP? No           IARC Monographs? No               OSHA Regulated? No

 

Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: None

 

Emergency and First Aid Procedures: Eyes and Skin – Flush with water. If irritation of eyes persists see physician. Ingestion – Drink several cups of milk or water to dilute. DO NOT induce vomiting. Get medical attention.

Inhalation – Remove to fresh air and get medical attention.

 

 

SECTION VII – PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE

 

Steps to be Taken in Case Material in Released or Spilled: Dilute with water and neutralize as required. Collect large spills for disposal.

Waste Disposal Methods: Dispose as normal detergent waste according to Federal, State, and Local authorities only.

Precautions for Storing and Handling: Keep in a dry location

Other Precautions: None

 

 

SECTION VIII – CONTROL MEASURES

 

Respiratory Protection: NIOSH approved respirator may be required if TLV values are exceeded when product is in powdered state.

Ventilation:        Local Exhaust: N/A        Special: N/A

                        Mechanical: N/A                        Other: N/A

Protective Gloves: Rubber or neoprene

Eye Protection: Glasses

Other Protective Clothing or Equipment: Eyewash should be accessible

 

Work Hygienic Practices: Wash thoroughly after handling.