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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
IDENTITY: Sparkle (POWDER)
Hudson International Emergency Telephone Number
80 Leuning Street 516-377-7770
South Hackensack, NJ 07606 Telephone for Information
Date Prepared: January 1994
Prepared By: Staff
SECTION II – HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS / IDENTITY INFORMATION
Hazardous Components OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV LIMITS OPTIONAL
Sodium Phosphate Tribasic N/A N/A N/A
Sodium Metasilicate 2 mg/m^3 as TWA (OSHA permissible exposure limit)
Health Rating….. 1
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.