Section 1. Chemical Product and Company Identification
Section 3. Hazards Identification
Potential Acute Health Slightly hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant), of eye contact (irritant), of ingestion, of inhalation.
CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
Potential Chronic Health
MUTAGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
TERATOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY: Not available.
Repeated or prolonged exposure is not known to aggravate medical condition.
Section 4. First Aid Measures
Eye Contact Check for and remove any contact lenses. In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water
for at least 15 minutes. Cold water may be used. WARM water MUST be used. Get medical attention if
Skin Contact Wash with soap and water. Cover the irritated skin with an emollient. Get medical attention if irritation
Serious Skin Contact Not available.
Inhalation If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
Get medical attention.
Serious Inhalation Not available.
Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to
an unconscious person. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband. Get medical attention
if symptoms appear.
Serious Ingestion Not available.
Section 5. Fire and Explosion Data
Flammability of the Product May be combustible at high temperature.
Auto-Ignition Temperature Not available.
Flash Points Not available.
Products of Combustion
Fire Hazards in Presence of Slightly flammable to flammable in presence of heat.
Explosion Hazards in Risks of explosion of the product in presence of mechanical impact: Not available.
Presence of Various Risks of explosion of the product in presence of static discharge: Not available.
SMALL FIRE: Use DRY chemical powder.
Fire Fighting Media
LARGE FIRE: Use water spray, fog or foam. Do not use water jet.
Material in powder form, capable of creating a dust explosion.
Special Remarks on
Special Remarks on Explosion Fine dust dispersed in air in sufficient concentrations, and in the presence of an ignition source is a potential
dust explosion hazard.
Section 6. Accidental Release Measures
Small Spill Use appropriate tools to put the spilled solid in a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by
spreading water on the contaminated surface and dispose of according to local and regional authority
Large Spill Use a shovel to put the material into a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by spreading
water on the contaminated surface and allow to evacuate through the sanitary system.
Section 7. Handling and Storage
Keep away from heat. Keep away from sources of ignition. Ground all equipment containing material. Do
not ingest. Do not breathe dust. If ingested, seek medical advice immediately and show the container or
the label. Keep away from incompatibles such as oxidizing agents.
Storage Keep container tightly closed. Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area. Do not store above 8°C
(46.4°F). Refrigerate. Moisture sensitive. Sensitive t o light. Store in light-resistant containers.
Section 8. Exposure Controls/Personal Protection
Engineering Controls Use process enclosures, local exhaust ventilation, or other engineering controls to keep airborne levels
below recommended exposure limits. If user operations generate dust, fume or mist, use ventilation to keep
exposure to airborne contaminants below the exposure limit.
Personal Protection Safety glasses. Lab coat. Dust respirator. Be sure to use an approved/certified respirator or equivalent.
Personal Protection in Case of Splash goggles. Full suit. Dust respirator. Boots. Gloves. A self contained breathing apparatus should be
a Large Spill used to avoid inhalation of the product. Suggested protective clothing might not be sufficient; consult a
specialist BEFORE handling this product.
Exposure Limits Not available.
Section 9. Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical state and appearance Solid. (Powdered solid.) Odor Odor suggestive of cereal
Color Tan. Yellow. (Light.)
pH (1% soln/water) Not available.
Boiling Point Not available.
Melting Point Decomposition temperature: >160°C (320°F)
Specific Gravity Not available.
Vapor Density Not available.
Volatility Not available.
Odor Threshold Not available.
Water/Oil Dist. Coeff. The product is more soluble in oil; log(oil/water) = 7.1
Ionicity (in Water)
Dispersion Properties Not available.
Very slightly soluble in cold water.
Insoluble in diethyl ether.
Solubility in Water: 360 mg/l at 24 C.
Section 10. Stability and Reactivity Data
The product is stable.
Instability Temperature Not available.
Excess heat, incompatible materials, light, moisture, dust generation.
Conditions of Instability
Incompatibility with various Reactive with oxidizing agents.
Non-corrosive in presence of glass.
Special Remarks on Moisture sensitive Sensitive to light.
Reactivity Heat, light and oxygen accelerate decomposition.
Special Remarks on Not available.
Will not occur.
Section 11. Toxicological Information
Routes of Entry Inhalation. Ingestion.
Toxicity to Animals Acute oral toxicity (LD50): 8000 mg/kg [Mouse].
Chronic Effects on Humans Not available.
Other Toxic Effects on Slightly hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant), of ingestion, of inhalation.
Special Remarks on Not available.
Toxicity to Animals
Special Remarks on May cause adverse reproductive effects and birth defects (teratogenic) based on animal test data.
Chronic Effects on Humans May affect genetic material (mutagenic)
Special Remarks on other Acute Potential Health Effects:
Toxic Effects on Humans Skin: May cause skin irritation.
Eyes: May cause eye irritation.
Inhalation: May cause respiratory tract irritation.
Ingestion: May cause gastrointestinal tract irritation with nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and stomach pain.
Chronic Potential Health Effects:
Ingestion: Prolonged or repeated ingestion may cause weight loss. It may also affect behavior, blood
(changes in serum composition), and urinary system (kidneys).
Inhalation: Prolonged or repeated inhalation may cause allergic reaction.
Skin: Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause allergic contact dermatitis, although it is rare.
Section 12. Ecological Information
BOD5 and COD
Products of Biodegradation Possibly hazardous short term degradation products are not likely. However, long term degradation
products may arise.
Toxicity of the Products The product itself and its products of degradation are not toxic.
Special Remarks on the Not available.
Products of Biodegradation
Section 13. Disposal Considerations
Waste Disposal Waste must be disposed of in accordance with federal, state and local environmental
Section 14. Transport Information
DOT Classification Not a DOT controlled material (United States).
Special Provisions for
Section 15. Other Regulatory Information and Pictograms
No products were found.
Federal and State
California California prop. 65: This product contains the following ingredients for which the State of California has
Proposition 65 found to cause cancer which would require a warning under the statute: No products were found.
California prop. 65: This product contains the following ingredients for which the State of California has
found to cause birth defects which would require a warning under the statute: No products were found.
EINECS: This product is on the European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances (EINECS
Canada: Listed on Canadian Domestic Substance List (DSL).
China: Not listed on National Inventory.
Japan: Not listed on National Inventory (ENCS).
Korea: Not listed on National Inventory (KECI).
Philippines: Not listed on National Inventory (PICCS).
Australia: Listed on AICS.
WHMIS (Canada) Not controlled under WHMIS (Canada).
This product is not classified Not applicable.
according to the EU regulations.
HMIS (U.S.A.) 1 National Fire Protection
1 Association (U.S.A.)
1 0 Reactivity
Dust respirator. Be sure to use an
approved/certified respirator or
SECTION 16 - ADDITIONAL INFORMATION