VAN WATERS & ROGERS -- VERSENE 220 CRYSTALS CHELATING AGENT -- 6810-00N067624
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:VERSENE 220 CRYSTALS CHELATING AGENT
MSDS Date:05/15/1996
FSC:6810
NIIN:00N067624
MSDS Number: CGNTZ
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:VAN WATERS & ROGERS
Address:6100 CARILLON POINT
City:KIRKLAND
State:WA
ZIP:98033
Country:US
Info Phone Num:206-889-3400
Emergency Phone Num:800-424-9300(CHEMTREC)
CAGE:DO735
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:VAN WATERS & ROGERS SUBSIDIARY OF UNIVAR
Address:6100 CARILLON POINT
City:KIRKLAND
State:WA
ZIP:98033
Country:US
Phone:425-889-3400
CAGE:DO735
Company Name:VOPAK USA INC
Address:6100 CARILLON POINT
Box:City:KIRKLAND
State:WA
ZIP:98033-7357
Country:US
Phone:425-889-3400/425-889-3617
CAGE:0STM5

=============  Composition/Information on Ingredients  =============

Ingred Name:ACETIC ACID, (ETHYLENEDINITRILO)TETRA-, TETRASODIUM SALT:
    (TETRASODIUM SALT OF ETHYLENEDIAMINETETRAACETIC (ING 2)
CAS:64-02-8
RTECS #:AH5075000
Fraction by Wt: 99.9%
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

Ingred Name:ING 2: ACID TETRAHYDRATE)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

Ingred Name:SUPDAT:TOX TO MOTHER. THESE EFTS ARE LIKELY ASSOC W/ZINC
    DEFICIENCY DUE TO CHELATION. EXPOS HAVING NO EFT ON (ING 4)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 3:MOTHER SHOULD HAVE NO EFFECT ON FETUS.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:SPILL PROC:PARTITIONING:BASED LARGELY/COMPLETELY ON INFO
    FOR SIMILAR MATL. BIOCONC POTNTL IS LOW (BCF <100 OR LOG(ING 6)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 5:POW <3). DEGRADATION & PERSISTENCE:BASED
    LARGELY/COMPLETELY ON INFO FOR SIMILAR MATL. DEGRADATION IS (ING 7)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 6:EXPECTED IN ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRON. BIODEGRADATION UNDER
    AEROBIC STATIC LAB CNDTNS IS LOW (BOD20 OR BOD28/THOD(ING 8)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 7:BETWEEN 2.5 & 10%). DEGRADATION IS EXPECTED IN THE
    SOIL ENVIRONMENT.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:WASTE DISP METH:SOLELY OF WASTE GENERATOR. MFR HAS NO
    CONTROL OVER MANAGEMENT PRACTICES/MFG PROCESSES OF PARTIES(ING 10)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 9:HNDLG/USING THIS MATL. INFO PRESENTED HERE PERTAINS
    ONLY TO PROD AS SHIPPED IN ITS INTENDED CNDTN AS (ING 11)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 10:DESCRIBED IN MSDS. FOR UNUSED & UNCONTAM PROD, PREF
    OPTIONS INCL SENDING TO LICENSED, PERMITTED:RECYCLER,(ING 12)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 11:RECLAIMER, INCIN/OTHER THERMAL DESTRUCT DEVICE,
    WASTE WATER TREATMENT SYS, LANDFILL. AS SERVICE TO ITS (ING 13)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 12:CUSTOMERS, MFR CAN PROVIDE LISTS OF COMPANIES WHICH
    RECYCLE, REPROCESS/MANAGE CHEMS/PLASTICS & COMPANIES (ING 14)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 13:THAT MANAGE USED DRUMS. TELEPHONE MFR'S CUSTOMER
    INFO CENTER AT 800-258-2436 OR 517-832-1556 FOR FURTHER DETAILS.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

=====================  Hazards Identification  =====================

LD50 LC50 Mixture:LD50:(ORAL,RAT) 630-1260 MG/KG.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:EYE:MAY CAUSE PAIN. MAY CAUSE MOD
    IRRIT WHICH MAY BE SLOW TO HEAL. MAY CAUSE VERY SLIGHT TRANSIENT
    (TEMPORARY) CORNEAL INJURY. SKIN:ESSNTLY NON-IRRIT. A SINGLE PRLNG
    EXPOS IS NOT LIKELY TO RSLT IN MAT L BEING ABSORBED THRU SKIN IN
    HARMFUL AMTS. INGEST:SINGLE DOSE ORAL TOX IS LOW. SM AMTS SWALLOWED
    (EFTS OF OVEREXP)
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NOT RELEVANT
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZ:INCIDENTAL TO NORMAL HNDLG OPERATIONS
    ARE NOT LIKELY TO CAUSE INJURY; SWALLOWING AMTS LGR THAN THAT MAY
    CAUSE INJURY. INHAL:VAPS ARE UNLIKELY DUE TO PHYSICAL PROPERTIES.
    SINGLE EXPOS TO DUST  IS NOT LIKELY TO BE HAZ. EDTA & ITS SODIUM
    SALTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED TO CAUSE BIRTH DEFECTS IN LAB ANIMALS ONLY
    (SUPDAT)
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

=======================  First Aid Measures  =======================

First Aid:EYES:IRRIGATE W/FLOWING WATER IMMED & CONTINUOUSLY FOR AT LST
    15 MINS. CONSULT MED PERS. SKIN:WASH OFF IN FLOWING WATER OR
    SHOWER. INGEST:SEEK MEDICAL ATTENTION. DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING
    UNLESS DIRECTED  TO DO SO BY MEDICAL PERSONNEL. INHAL:REMOVE TO
    FRESH AIR IF EFTS OCCUR. CONSULT MD. NOTE TO MD:NO SPECIFIC
    ANTIDOTE. SUPPORTIVE CARE. TREATMENT BASED ON JUDGMENT OF MD IN
    RESPONSE TO RXNS OF PATIENT.

=====================  Fire Fighting Measures  =====================

Extinguishing Media:THIS MATERIAL DOES NOT BURN. IF EXPOSED TO FIRE
    FROM ANOTHER SOURCE, USE SUITABLE EXTINGUISHING AGENT FOR THAT
    FIRE.
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE NIOSH APPRVD SCBA & FULL PROT EQUIP . IF
    PROT EQUIP IS NOT AVAIL/NOT USED, FIGHT FIRE FROM PROT
    LOCATION/SAFE DIST. KEEP PEOPLE AWAY. ISOLATE (SUPDAT)
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:FIRE CNDTNS MAY CAUSE THIS PROD TO
    DECOMPOSE. REFER TO "HAZ DECOMP SECTION". MECH HNDLG CAN CAUSE FORM
    OF DUSTS. TO REDUCE POTNTL FOR DUST EXPLO, DO NOT(SUPDAT)

==================  Accidental Release Measures  ==================

Spill Release Procedures:ISOLATE AREA. SPILLS SHOULD BE COLLECTED TO
    PVNT CONTAM OF WATERWAYS. SWEEP UP. CLEAN UP USING TOOLS WHICH WILL
    NOT PRDCE SPKS. SPILLS SHOULD BE CLEANED UP IMMED USING CARE TO MIN
    GENERATION OF AIRBOR NE DUST. ENVIRON FATE:MOVEMENT & (ING 5)
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

======================	Handling and Storage  ======================

Handling and Storage Precautions:GOOD HOUSEKEEPING & CONTROLLING OF
    DUSTS ARE NECESSARY FOR SAFE HANDLING OF PRODUCT.
Other Precautions:DO NOT STORE IN ALUMINUM, CARBON STEEL, COPPER,
    COPPER ALLOYS, ZINC OR NICKEL CONTAINERS. STORE BETWEEN 0-120F.

=============  Exposure Controls/Personal Protection  =============

Respiratory Protection:IN DUSTY ATMOSPHERES, USE A NIOSH APPROVED
    RESPIRATOR.
Ventilation:GOOD VENTILATION SHOULD BE SUFFICIENT FOR MOST CONDITIONS.
    LOCAL EXHAUST VENT MAY BE NECESSARY FOR SOME OPERATIONS.
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS GLOVES .
Eye Protection:ANSI APPROVED CHEM WORKERS GOGGS .
Other Protective Equipment:ANSI APPRVD EYE WASH FOUNTAIN & DELUGE
    SHOWER . NO PRECS OTHER THAN CLEAN BODY-COVERING CLOTHING SHOULD BE
    NEEDED.
Work Hygienic Practices:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Supplemental Safety and Health
FIRE FIGHT PROC:FIRE AREA & DENY UNNEC ENTRY. PROCESSING THIS PROD MAY
    GENERATE DUSTS. DUST EXPLO HAZ MAY RSLT FROM FORCEFUL APPLICATION
    OF FIRE EXTING AGENTS. HAND HELD CARBON DIOXIDE/DRY CHEM EXTING S
    MAY BE USED FOR SM FIRES. EXPLO HAZ:PERMIT DUST TO ACCUMULATE. EFTS
    OF OVEREXP:AT EXAGGERATED DOSES THAT WERE (ING 3)

==================  Physical/Chemical Properties  ==================

Vapor Pres:<0.1
Spec Gravity:5.39 
Solubility in Water:103G/100G @ 25C
Appearance and Odor:WHITE CRYSTALLINE SOLID; ODORLESS.

=================  Stability and Reactivity Data  =================

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
AVOID CONT W/OXIDIZING MATLS. AVOID CONT W/METALS SUCH AS:ALUMINUM.
    FLAMM HYDROGEN IS FORMED IN PRESENCE OF ALUMINUM.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NONE KNOWN.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS MAY
    INCLUDE & ARE NOT LIMITED TO: AMMONIA.

====================  Disposal Considerations  ====================

Waste Disposal Methods:DO NOT DUMP INTO ANY SEWERS, ON GROUND/INTO ANY
    BODY OF WATER. ALL DISP METHS MUST BE IN COMPLIANCE W/ALL FED,
    STATE/PROVINCIAL & LOC LAWS & REGS. REGS MAY VARY IN DIFF
    LOCATIONS. WASTE CHARACTS & COM PLIANCE W/APPLIC LAWS ARE
    RESPONSIBILITY (ING 9)

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