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SUPELCO INC -- 48622 CHLOROMETHANE 0.2 MG/ML,1ML -- 6850-00F026089
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:48622 CHLOROMETHANE 0.2 MG/ML,1ML
MSDS Date:12/28/1989
FSC:6850
NIIN:00F026089
MSDS Number: BQHLG
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:SUPELCO INC
Address:SUPELCO PARK
City:BELLEFONTE
State:PA
ZIP:16823-0048
Country:US
Info Phone Num:804-359-3441
Emergency Phone Num:814-359-3441
CAGE:54968
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:SIGMA-ALDRICH INC.
Address:3050 SPRUCE STREET
Box:14508
City:ST. LOUIS
State:MO
ZIP:63103
Country:US
Phone:314-771-5765/414-273-3850X5996
CAGE:54968

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

Ingred Name:METHYL CHLORIDE (SUSPECTED HUMAN CARCINOGEN BY ACGIH)
CAS:74-87-3
RTECS #:PA6300000
Fraction by Wt: 0.02%
Other REC Limits:50 PPM
OSHA PEL:100 PPM
ACGIH TLV:S,50 PPM/100 STEL 94
EPA Rpt Qty:100 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:100 LBS

Ingred Name:METHANOL (METHYL ALCOHOL), COLUMBIAN SPIRITS
CAS:67-56-1
RTECS #:PC1400000
Fraction by Wt: 99.98%
Other REC Limits:200 PPM
OSHA PEL:S,200PPM/250STEL
ACGIH TLV:S,200PPM/250STEL; 93
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:LD50 ORAL (RAT): 5628 MG/KG METHANOL
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:INHALATION: HARMFUL, HEADACHE NAUSEA.
    INGESTION: FATAL, GASTROINTESTINAL DISTURBANCES, BLINDNESS.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:SEE INGREDIENTS
Effects of Overexposure:INHALATION: HARMFUL. INGESTION: FATAL,
    BLINDNESS.

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

First Aid:EYES: FLUSH W/WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MINS. SKIN: WASH W/LARGE
    AMOUNTS OF WATER. INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. IF BREATHING 
    HAS STOPPED, GIVED ARTIFICAL RESPIRATION. INGESTION: NEVER GIVE
    ANYTHING B Y MOUTH TO AN UNCONSCIOUS PERSON. NEVERTRY TO MAKE AN
    UNCONSCIOUS VOMIT. GIVE 2 TABLESPOONS OF BAKING SODA IN A GLASS OF
    WATER PRESS FINGERS TO BACK OF THROAT TO INDUCE VOMIT. OBTAIN
    MEDICAL ATTN.

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

Flash Point:50F
Lower Limits:6.0
Upper Limits:36.5
Extinguishing Media:CO2, DRY CHEMICAL, ALCOHOL FOAM
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS WHEN
    FIGHTING CHEMICAL FIRE.

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

Spill Release Procedures:TAKE UP W/ABSORBENT MATERIAL. VENTILATE AREA.
    ELIMINATE ALL IGNITION SOURCES.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE IN SEALED CONTAINER IN COOL, DRY
    LOCATION. KEEP AWAY FROM OXIDIZERS. KEEP AWAY FROM IGNITION
    SOURCES.
Other Precautions:AVOID EYE/SKIN CONTACT. AVOID BREATHING VAPORS.

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

Respiratory Protection:WEAR FACE MASK W/ORGANIC VAPOR CANISTER.
Ventilation:USE ONLY IN WELL VENTILATED AREA.
Protective Gloves:RUBBER
Eye Protection:PROTECTIVE GLASSES
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING.
Supplemental Safety and Health

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

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:65C
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:-98C
Vapor Pres:100
Vapor Density:1.10
Spec Gravity:0.790
Evaporation Rate & Reference:(ETHER = 1): >1
Solubility in Water:COMPLETE
Appearance and Odor:CLEAR COLORLESS LIQUID
Percent Volatiles by Volume:100%

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
OXIDIZING AGENTS, CHROMIC ANHYDRIDE, LEAD PERCHLORATE, PERCHLORIC ACIDS
Stability Condition to Avoid:ALL SOURCES OF IGNITION.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE W/FEDERAL, STATE &
    LOCAL REGULATIONS.

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