adverstisement



HACH CO. -- BUFFER POWDER PILLOWS, CITRATE TYPE -- 6810-00-394-3558
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:BUFFER POWDER PILLOWS, CITRATE TYPE
MSDS Date:01/01/1995
FSC:6810
NIIN:00-394-3558
MSDS Number: BMTXD
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:HACH CO.
Address:5600 LINDBERGH DR.
Box:389
City:LOVELAND
State:CO
ZIP:80539
Country:US
Info Phone Num:800-227-4224
Emergency Phone Num:800-227-4224 OR 303-623-5716 SUPP.
CAGE:4T252
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:HACH CO
Address:5600 LINDBERGH DR
Box:389
City:LOVELAND
State:CO
ZIP:80539
Country:US
Phone:970-669-3050/ 303-623-5716
CAGE:91224
Company Name:HACH COMPANY
Address:100 DAYTON RD.
Box:907
City:AMES
State:IA
ZIP:50010
Country:US
Phone:800-227-4224
CAGE:4T252

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

Ingred Name:SODIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC (SARA III) *
CAS:7558-79-4
RTECS #:WC4500000
Fraction by Wt: <55%
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED
OSHA PEL:NOT ESTABLISHED *
ACGIH TLV:NOT ESTABLISHED *
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:CITRIC ACID,MONOHYDRATE
CAS:77-92-9
RTECS #:GE7350000
Fraction by Wt: <25%
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED

Ingred Name:SODIUM SULFATE,ANHYDROUS
CAS:7757-82-6
RTECS #:WE1650000
Fraction by Wt: <35%
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:MAY BE IRRITATING TO EYES, SKIN AND
    RESPIRATORY TRACT. MAY CAUSE GASTROINTESTINAL IRRITATION, VOMITING,
    LETHERGY, DIARRHEA, FEVER, FLUID LOSS, FALL IN BLOOD PRESSURE AND
    MAY IMPAIR THE BODY'S ABILITY  TO ABSORB CALCIUM.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:THIS PRODUCT IS NOT LISTED BY IARC, NTP
    OR OSHA AS A CARCINOGEN, MUTAGEN, TERATOGEN OR NEUROTOXIN.
Effects of Overexposure:EYE IRRITATION, SKIN IRRITATION, RESPIRATORY
    TRACT IRRITATION, VOMITING, LETHERGY, DIARRHEA, FEVER, FLUID LOSS,
    FALL IN BLOOD PRESSURE.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

First Aid:EYES AND SKIN: IMMEDIATELY FLUSH EYES WITH WATER FOR 15
    MINUTES. CALL PHYSICIAN. FLUSH SKIN WITH PLENTY OF WATER.
    INGESTION: GIVE LARGE QUANTITIES OF WATER. CALL PHYSICIAN
    IMMEDIATELY. INHALATION: REM OVE TO FRESH AIR.

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

Flash Point:NONFLAMMABLE
Lower Limits:NOT GIVEN
Upper Limits:NOT GIVEN
Extinguishing Media:WATER
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR FIRE FIGHTING PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT AND
    FULL FACE-PIECE SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:MAY EMIT TOXIC FUMES IN FIRE. CLOSED
    CONTAINERS MAY EXPLODE IF EXPOSED TO HEAT.

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

Spill Release Procedures:SWEEP UP POWDER. AVOID BREATHING MATERIAL.
    DISSOLVE IN WATER. FLUSH DOWN THE DRAIN WITH EXCESS WATER.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:PROTECT FROM LIGHT. STORE IN A COOL
    DRY PLACE. AVOID HEAT, FLAMES AND EXPOSURE TO MOISTURE.
Other Precautions:AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES AND SKIN. DO NOT BREATHE
    DUST. WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING.

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

Respiratory Protection:NOT NORMALLY REQUIRED.
Ventilation:ADEQUATE VENTILATION
Protective Gloves:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Eye Protection:LAB GRADE GOGGLES
Other Protective Equipment:EMERGENCY EYEWASH STATION AND SHOWER
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH WITH SOAP AND WATER AFTER HANDLING PRODUCT
    AND BEFORE EATING DRINKING OR SMOKING.
Supplemental Safety and Health
NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

HCC:N1
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:NOT GIVEN
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:320F,160C
Vapor Pres:NOT GIVEN
Vapor Density:NOT GIVEN
Spec Gravity:2.38
Evaporation Rate & Reference:NOT GIVEN
Solubility in Water:SOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:WHITE CRYSTALLINE POWDER, NO ODOR
Corrosion Rate:0.022

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Stability Condition to Avoid:HEAT, FLAMES, EXPOSURE TO MOISTURE
Hazardous Decomposition Products:PHOSPHORUS, SULFUR, CARBON AND SODIUM
    OXIDES

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

Waste Disposal Methods:PREVENT WASTE FROM CONTAMINATING SURROUNDING
    ENVIRONMENT. DISCARD ANY PRODUCT, RESIDUE, DISPOSAL CONTAINER OR
    LINER IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL REGULATIONS.

 Disclaimer (provided with this information by the compiling agencies):
 This information is formulated for use by elements of the Department
 of Defense.  The United States of America in no manner whatsoever,
 expressly or implied, warrants this information to be accurate and
 disclaims all liability for its use.  Any person utilizing this
 document should seek competent professional advice to verify and
 assume responsibility for the suitability of this information to their
 particular situation.