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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

Bio-Rem International, Inc.

PO Box 9                                         INQUIRY

Butler, IN 46721                                  EMERGENCY:           (800) 424-9300 Chemtrec

  OUTSIDE USA:         (202) 482-7616 Collect

PRODUCT NAME: L-10

SECTION I

Manufacturers Name          :             Bio-Rem International, Inc.

Address                     :             PO Box 9, Butler, IN 46721

Chemical Name               :

Generic Family              :

Formula ID Number           :             L-10 (9290)

Revision Date               :

Name of Preparer            :             David 0. Mann, Bio-Engr

SECTION II -HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/INFORMATION

 

HAZARDOUS COMPONENTS

 

        CAS NO.              CHEMICAL NAME

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Proprietary formulation containing:

 

Glycol Ether       cas# 111-46-6

SECTION III -PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS

  Specific Gravity (H20 = 1)      :     1.0         Boiling Point        : >100 Deg. C

Vapor Pressure (mm Hg)           : =Water         Melting Point         : N/A Deg. C

Vapor Density (Air=l)            : =Water         Evaporation Rate      : l (Water=l)

Percent Volatile (by Volume)     : Nil            pH                    : 10-13

Solubility in Water              : 99%

Appearance:         Cream to White Liquid         Odor Perfumed         :

SECTION IV -FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA

Flash Point (120F) /Method Used: ASTM D-93

Flammable Limits:         NA.

Extinguishing Media:      Carbon dioxide, dry chemical, water.

Special Fire Fighting Procedures:     None

Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards:   None

SECTION V -REACTIVITY DATA

Stability: Stable under normal conditions.

Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid) : Strong acids and oxidizing materials.

Decomposition or Byproducts: Carbon dioxide and Carbon monoxide

Hazardous Polymerization: Will Not Occur  

SECTION VI -HEALTH HAZARD DATA

Route(s) of Entry:

Inhalation?    : yes 

Skin?          : yes 

Ingestion?     : yes 

Eyes?          : yes

Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic) : HMIS rating H=2 F=l R=O

Irritation of the mouth, pharynx, esophagus and stomach can develop following ingestion.

 

Eye contact is painful and irritating and may cause burns.

 

Skin contact may cause irritation.

Dermatitis and skin sensitization can develop after repeated and/or prolonged contact with skin.

 

Inhalation: Mist caused by manufacturing operation may irritate nasal passages.

 

Occupational Exposure Limits:

                OSHA         OSHA         ACGIH         ACGIH         OTHER

CAS NO.         STEL         PEL           TLV         CEILING        SKIN

 

Carcinogenicity:

NTP?               : No 

IARC Monographs?   : No 

OSHA Regulated?    : No

 

Signs and Symptoms of Exposure: 

Inhalation    : Irritation. 

Skin Contact  : Irritation.

Ingestion     : None in small amounts. 

Eye Contact   : Burning, irritation.

 

Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: Not known

 

Emergency and First Aid Procedures:

Inhalation    : Remove to fresh air.

Skin Contact  : Remove contaminated clothing, wash with soap and water. 

Ingestion     : Induce vomiting only if advised by physician.

Eye Contact   : Flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15

                minutes and have eyes examined and treated by medical personal.

SECTION VII -PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE

Steps To Be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled:

    Small Spills: Mop up or absorb on inert material.

    Large Spills: Contain and place in appropriate container for disposal. 

Waste Disposal Method: Disposal of this product or its residues must be in

    accordance with all local, state and federal requirements.

 

Avoid temperatures above 110F and keep from freezing.

 

Precautions To Be Taken in Handling and Storing: Follow good housekeeping and hygiene practices

    to help prevent accidental exposure or ingestion. 

Other Precautions: Wash affected areas of body after using.

SECTION VIII -CONTROL MEASURES

Respiratory Protection: Respiratory equipment not required under normal conditions.

 

Ventilation:  Yes      Local Exhaust: Yes         Forced Exhaust: No 

Protective Gloves:     Rubber

Eye Protection:        Goggles

Other Protective Clothing or Equipment:   None    Work/Hygienic Practices:   Wash 

hand and face before eating, drinking or smoking after handling material.

SECTION IX -REGULATORY INFORMATION & REFERENCES

Not subject to Proposition 65 labeling requirements.

All non biological ingredients are listed on the TSCA inventory.

 

SARA TITLE III REPORTING REQUIREMENTS  

SECTION 302 Reporting             :  No

SECTION 304 Reporting             :  No

SECTION 313 Reporting Required    :  No yes

SECTION 312 Reporting Required    :  Yes

CERCLA Reporting required if above:  RCRA Reporting required:   No

 

OTHER

 

Canadian WHMIS Classification: Class D2B 

 

D.O.T. Hazard Class: Non Regulated.

Not Regulated for packaging below or less than 120 gal.

 

 

 

REFERENCES

The data and recommendations presented herein are believed to be accurate. However, no warranty is expressed or implied regarding the accuracy of these data or the results to be obtained from the use thereof.

 

Bio-Rem International, Inc. assumes no responsibility for injury to customers or third persons caused by the material if reasonable safety procedures are not adhered to as stipulated in the data sheet. Additionally, since actual use by others is beyond our control, no guarantee, expressed or implied, is made by Bio-Rem International, Inc. as to the effects of such use, the results to be obtained, or the safety and toxicity of the product nor does Bio-Rem International, Inc. assume any liability arising out of use, or misuse, by others, of the product referred to herein.

 

Information provided herein is provided by Bio-Rem International, Inc. solely for customer's assistance in complying with the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 and regulations there under. Any other use is prohibited.