Section 1. Chemical Product and Company Identification
Common Name/ YY1120, TE220
SPECTRUM CHEMICAL MFG. CORP. RTECS DG4725000
TSCA TSCA 8(b) inventory: No
products were found.
Commercial Name(s) Not available.
CI# Not available.
IN CASE OF EMERGENCY
p-(Butylamino)benzoic acid, 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl ester
Benzoic acid, 4-(butylamino)-, 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl ester
Chemical Name Benzoic acid, p-(butylamino)-, 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl ester
Not available. CALL (310) 516-8000
Chemical Formula C15H24N2O2
SPECTRUM CHEMICAL MFG. CORP.
Section 2.Composition and Information on Ingredients
Name CAS # TWA (mg/m3) STEL (mg/m3) CEIL (mg/m3) % by Weight
1) Tetracaine 94-24-6 100
Toxicological Data Tetracaine:
on Ingredients ORAL (LD50): Acute: 300 mg/kg [Mouse].
Section 3. Hazards Identification
Potential Acute Health Effects Hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant, sensitizer), of eye contact (irritant), of ingestion. Slightly
hazardous in case of inhalation.
Slightly hazardous in case of skin contact (sensitizer).
Potential Chronic Health
Effects CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
MUTAGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
TERATOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY: Not available.
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. Get medical attention.
Skin Contact In case of contact, immediately flush skin with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes while removing
contaminated clothing and shoes. Cover the irritated skin with an emollient. Wash clothing before reuse.
Thoroughly clean shoes before reuse. Get medical attention.
Serious Skin Contact Wash with a disinfectant soap and cover the contaminated skin with an anti-bacterial cream. Seek immediate
Inhalation If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
Get medical attention.
Serious Inhalation Evacuate the victim to a safe area as soon as possible. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or
waistband. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. If the victim is not breathing, perform mouth-to-mouth
resuscitation. Seek medical attention.
Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an
unconscious person. If large quantities of this material are swallowed, call a physician immediately. Loosen
tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband.
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.
Flammable Limits Not available.
Products of Combustion These products are carbon oxides (CO, CO2), nitrogen oxides (NO, NO2...).
Fire Hazards in Presence of Slightly flammable to flammable in presence of open flames and sparks, of heat.
Explosion Hazards in Presence Risks of explosion of the product in presence of mechanical impact: Not available.
of Various Substances Risks of explosion of the product in presence of static discharge: Not available.
Fire Fighting Media SMALL FIRE: Use DRY chemical powder.
and Instructions LARGE FIRE: Use water spray, fog or foam. Do not use water jet.
Special Remarks on Not available.
Special Remarks on Explosion Not available.
Section 6. Accidental Release Measures
Small Spill Use appropriate tools to put the spilled solid in a convenient waste disposal container.
Large Spill Use a shovel to put the material into a convenient waste disposal container.
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. Wear suitable protective clothing. If ingested, seek medical advice
immediately and show the container or the label. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Keep away from
incompatibles such as oxidizing agents.
Storage Keep container tightly closed. Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area. Sensitive to light. Store in
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 Splash goggles. 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. Odor Odorless.
pH (1% soln/water)
Boiling Point Not available.
Melting Point 41-46 °C (105.8-114.8 °F)
Critical Temperature Not available.
Specific Gravity Not available.
Vapor Density Not available.
Odor Threshold Not available.
Water/Oil Dist. Coeff. Not available.
Ionicity (in Water) Not available.
Dispersion Properties Not available.
Section 10. Stability and Reactivity Data
The product is stable.
Instability Temperature Not available.
Conditions of Instability Excess heat, dust generation, light, incompatible materials
Incompatibility with various Reactive with oxidizing agents.
Non-corrosive in presence of glass.
Special Remarks on Sensitive to light.
Special Remarks on
Polymerization Will not occur.
Section 11. Toxicological Information
Routes of Entry Inhalation. Ingestion.
Toxicity to Animals Acute oral toxicity (LD50): 300 mg/kg [Mouse].
Chronic Effects on Humans Not available.
Other Toxic Effects on Hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant, sensitizer), of eye contact (irritant), of ingestion.
Humans Slightly hazardous in case of inhalation.
Special Remarks on Not available.
Toxicity to Animals
Special Remarks on May affect genetic material (mutagenic)
Chronic Effects on Humans
Special Remarks on other Acute Potential Health Effects:
Toxic Effects on Humans Skin: May cause skin irritation. May cause sensations of heat, cold or numbness.
Eyes: Causes eye irritation. May cause sensations of heat, cold or numbness.
Inhalation: May cause respiratory tract irritation.
Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed. May cause gastrointestinal tract irritation with nausea and vomiting. May
affect respiration (respiratory depression) and behavior/central nervous system (central nervous system
depression, muscle weakness, euphoria, confusion, dizziness, light-headedness, twitching, tremors,
drowsines, convulsions, unconciousness), ears (tinnitus), vision (blurred vision, double vision), cardiovascular
system (hypotension, myocardial depression, bradycardia, and possibly cardiac arrest, or cardiovascular
May cause sensations of heat, cold or numbness.
Chronic Potential Health Effects:
Skin: It may be a sensitizer and cause dermatitis, an allergic reaction. Symptoms may include itiching, hives,
edema and swelling..
Section 12. Ecological Information
Ecotoxicity Not available.
BOD5 and COD
Products of Biodegradation Possibly hazardous short term degradation products are not likely. However, long term degradation products
The products of degradation are less toxic than the product itself.
Toxicity of the Products
Special Remarks on the
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
CLASS 6.1: Poisonous material.R68-
UNNA: 2811 : Toxic Solid, inorganic, n.o.s. (Tetracaine) PG: III
Special Provisions for
Section 15. Other Regulatory Information and Pictograms
TSCA 8(b) inventory: 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.
Other Regulations OSHA: Hazardous by definition of Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200).
EINECS: This product is on the European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances (EINECS
Canada: Not listed on Canadian Domestic Substance List (DSL) or Canadian Non-domestic Substance List
China: Not isted 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.
CLASS D-1B: Material causing immediate and serious toxic effects (TOXIC).
Other Classifications WHMIS (Canada)
CLASS D-2B: Material causing other toxic effects (TOXIC).
DSCL (EEC) R22- Harmful if swallowed. S26- In case of contact with eyes, rinse
R36/38- Irritating to eyes and skin. immediately with plenty of water and seek
R43- May cause sensitization by skin medical advice.
contact. S36/37/39- Wear suitable protective clothing,
R68- Possible risk of irreversible gloves and eye/face protection.
effects. S45- In case of accident or if you feel unwell,
seek medical advice immediately (show the
label where possible).
HMIS (U.S.A.) 2 National Fire Protection
1 Association (U.S.A.)
2 0 Reactivity
Dust respirator. Be sure to use an
approved/certified respirator or
equivalent. Wear appropriate
respirator when ventilation is
SECTION 16 - ADDITIONAL INFORMATION