MARATHON POWER TECHNOLOGIES, BATTERY PRODUCTS -- BATTERY,STORAGE,15 M 220,24941-005 -- 6140-01-038-6053
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:BATTERY,STORAGE,15 M 220,24941-005
MSDS Date:11/01/1995
FSC:6140
NIIN:01-038-6053
MSDS Number: BZPJT
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:MARATHON POWER TECHNOLOGIES, BATTERY PRODUCTS
Address:8301 IMPERIAL DRIVE
Box:8233
City:WACO
State:TX
ZIP:75714-8233
Country:US
Info Phone Num:817-776-0650
Emergency Phone Num:817-776-0650
Chemtrec Ind/Phone:(800)424-9300
CAGE:74025
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:MARATHON POWER TECHNOLOGIES CO
Address:8301 IMPERIAL DR
Box:City:WACO
State:TX
ZIP:76712-6588
Country:US
Phone:254-741-5405
CAGE:74025

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

Ingred Name:CADMIUM (SARA 313) (CERCLA)
CAS:7440-43-9
RTECS #:EU9800000
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
OSHA PEL:0.2 MG/M3 DUST; Z-2
ACGIH TLV:0.01 MG/M3 DUST;9495
EPA Rpt Qty:10 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:10 LBS

Ingred Name:CADMIUM HYDROXIDE
CAS:21041-95-2
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
OSHA PEL:0.05 MG CD/M3
ACGIH TLV:0.05 MG CD/M3

Ingred Name:NICKEL (SARA 313) (CERCLA)
CAS:7440-02-0
RTECS #:QR5950000
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
OSHA PEL:1 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV:1 MG/M3; 9495

Ingred Name:NICKEL HYDROXIDE (SARA 313) (CERCLA)
CAS:12054-48-7
RTECS #:QR7040000
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
OSHA PEL:1 MG(NI)/M3
ACGIH TLV:0.1 MG(NI)/M3; 9495
EPA Rpt Qty:10 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:10 LBS

Ingred Name:POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE (CERCLA)
CAS:1310-58-3
RTECS #:TT2100000
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
OSHA PEL:C 2 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV:C 2 MG/M3; 9495
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

Ingred Name:LITHIUM HYDROXIDE
CAS:1310-65-2
RTECS #:OJ6307070
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:LD50 (ORAL RAT) IS NOT RELEVANT.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:YES    IARC:YES	  OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:TARGET ORGANS:EYES, SKIN, RESPIRATORY,
    KIDNEYS. ACUTE- UNDER NORMAL CONDITION OF USE, NO EXPOSURE TO
    HAZARDOUS MATERIALS EXISTS. IF INCINERATED, FUMES MAY CAUSE
    RESPIRATORY & EYE IRRITATION. ELECTROLY TES CAN BURN SKIN.
    INGESTION CAN BE HARMFUL. CAUSES BURNS. CHRONIC- FUMES MAY CAUSE
    KIDNEY DYSFUNCTION & LUNG INJURY.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:CONTAINS NICKEL AND CADMIUM.
Effects of Overexposure:IF INCINERATED: SKIN SENSITIVITY AND ALLERGIC
    SKIN RASHES, LUNG DAMAGE, IRRITATION, BURNS, CHEST PAIN, COUGHING,
    SWEATING, LIVER AND KIDNEY DISORDERS, VISION PROBLEMS
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:IF INCINERATED: MAY AGGRAVATE
    RESPIRATORY SYSTEM DISORDERS, PROSTATE DISORDERS, LIVER AND KIDNEY
    DISORDERS, VISION DISORDERS

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

First Aid:GET MEDICAL HELP IF SYMPTOMS PERSIST. INHALED:REMOVE TO FRESH
    AIR. CALL PHYSICIAN. EYES/SKIN:FLUSH WITH WATER FOR 15 MINUTES.
    HOLD EYELIDS OPEN. SEE PHYSICIAN. ORAL:SEEK IMMEDIATE MEDICAL
    ATTENTION.

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

Flash Point:NONE
Extinguishing Media:USE WATER, FOAM, OR DRY CHEMICAL FOR SURROUNDING
    FIRE.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR FULL PROTECTIVE CLOTHING AND
    NIOSH-APPROVED SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS OPERATED IN
    POSITIVE PRESSURE MODE.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:CONTACT WITH STRONG OXIDIZERS MAY CAUSE
    FIRE OR EXPLOSION. CADMIUM FUMES OR VAPORS ARE TOXIC AND CAN CAUSE
    DEATH.

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

Spill Release Procedures:BATTERY AND CELL CASES WILL NORMALLY CONTAIN
    MATERIALS OF CONCERN. USE INDUSTRIAL ABSORBENT TO COLLECT LIQUID
    POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE.
Neutralizing Agent:WEAK ACID

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:DO NOT INVERT. AVOID BREAKING,
    CRUSHING OR OTHERWISE DESTROYING THE PHYSICAL INTEGRITY OF THE CELL
    OR BATTERY.
Other Precautions:VENTILATE THE AREA. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

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

Respiratory Protection:NOT NECESSARY UNDER NORMAL CONDITIONS. WEAR
    NIOSH-APPROVED SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS WHEN LARGE
    NUMBERS OF CELLS ARE INVOLVED IN A FIRE.
Ventilation:GENERAL (MECHANICAL) VENTILATION. LOCAL EXHAUST IN CONFINED
    AREAS.
Protective Gloves:RUBBER FOR LEAKERS
Eye Protection:GOGGLES FOR LEAKERS
Other Protective Equipment:SAFETY SHOWER AND EYE WASH FOUNTAIN SHOULD
    BE LOCATED NEARBY. WEAR APPROPRIATE PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR RISK OF
    EXPOSURE.
Work Hygienic Practices:OBSERVE GOOD INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE PRACTICES AND
    RECOMMENDED PROCEDURES. WASH THOROUGHLY BEFORE EATING,
    DRINKING/SMOKING.
Supplemental Safety and Health
FORMULA CHANGED. FOR PREVIOUS FORMULATION, SEE PNI A, SAME NSN.

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

HCC:B1
Appearance and Odor:BATTERY - NO ODOR

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS, NITRATES, NITRIC ACID
Stability Condition to Avoid:HIGH TEMPERATURES AND OPEN FLAMES
Hazardous Decomposition Products:NONE

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL LOCAL, STATE
    AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS. CONTRACT WITH LICENSED DISPOSAL FACILITY.

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