BIOCHEMICAL SCIENCES INC SUB OF CURTIN MATHESON -- 58013A PERIODIC ACID (PAS KIT) -- -
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:58013A PERIODIC ACID (PAS KIT)
MSDS Date:05/23/1997
FSC:NIIN:Submitter:F BT
Status Code:A
MSDS Number: CJFFT
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:BIOCHEMICAL SCIENCES INC SUB OF CURTIN MATHESON
Address:200 COMMODORE DR
City:SWEDESBORO
State:NJ
ZIP:08085-1256
Country:US
Info Phone Num:800-542-0294/609-467-1813
Emergency Phone Num:800-524-0294
CAGE:0B0Y1
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:BIOCHEMICAL SCIENCES INC
Address:200 COMMODORE DRIVE
Box:City:SWEDESBORO
State:NJ
ZIP:08085
Country:US
Phone:800-524-0294
CAGE:0B0Y1

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

Ingred Name:WATER
CAS:7732-18-5
RTECS #:ZC0110000
Fraction by Wt: BALANCE

Ingred Name:PERIODIC ACID
CAS:10450-60-9
< Wt:1.

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

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:YES
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:EYES/SKIN: MAY CAUSE IRRITATION.
    INGESTION: IRRITATION OF THE DIGESTIVE TRACT. INHALATION:
    RESPIRATORY TRACT IRRITATION.
Effects of Overexposure:IRRITATION

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

First Aid:EYES: FLUSH W/PLENTY OF WATER FOR 15 MINS. SKIN: RINSE
    W/LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER FOR 1 5 MINS. INGESTION: IF CONSCIOUS &
    ALERT, GIVE 2-4 CUPFULS OF MILK/WATER. NEVER GIVE ANYTHING BY MOUTH
    IF UNCONSCIO US. INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR IMMEDIATELY.
    OBTAIN MEDICAL ATTENTION IN ALL CASES. NOTES TO PHYSICIAN: TREAT
    SYMPTOMATICALLY & SUPPORTIVELY.

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

Extinguishing Media:WATER SPRAY, DRY CHEMICAL, CO2, CHEMICAL FOAM
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR A SELF CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS IN
    PRESSURE-DEMAND, MSHA/NIOSH APPROVED & FULL PROTECTIVE GEAR.

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

Spill Release Procedures:USE PROPER PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT.
    ABSORB W/INERT MATERIAL; DRY SAND/EARTH, THEN PLACE INTO A CHEMICAL
    WASTE CONTAINER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE IN A TIGHTLY CLOSED CONTAINER.
    STORE IN A COOL, DRY, WELL VENTILATED AREA AWAY FROM INCOMPATIBLE
    SUBSTANCES. USE W/ADEQUATE VENTILATION.
Other Precautions:AVOID CONTACT W/EYES, SKIN & CLOTHING. AVOID
    INGESTION & INHALATION.

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

Respiratory Protection:FOLLOW OSHA RESPIRATOR REGULATIONS FOUND IN
    29CFR 1910.134. ALWAYS USE A NIOSH-APPROVED RESPIRATOR WHEN
    NECESSARY.
Ventilation:USE ADEQUATE VENTILATION TO KEEP AIRBORNE CONCENTRATIONS
    LOW.
Protective Gloves:REQUIRED
Eye Protection:EYEGLASSES/CHEMICAL SAFETY GOGGLES, OSHA REGULATED IN 20
    CFR 1910.133.
Supplemental Safety and Health

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

Appearance and Odor:CLEAR LIQUID

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
DIMETHYL SULFOXIDE, TETRAETHYLAMMONIUM HYDROXIDE
Hazardous Decomposition Products:HYDROGEN IODIDE, IODIDE IONS (I-)

===================  Toxicological Information	===================

Toxicological Information:NOT LISTED AS A CARCINOGEN.

=====================  Ecological Information  =====================

Ecological:NO INFORMATION AVAILABLE.

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

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

===================  MSDS Transport Information  ===================

Transport Information:NO INFORMATION AVAILABLE.

=====================  Regulatory Information  =====================

SARA Title III Information:SARA REPORTABLE QUANTITIES/SARA THRESHOLD
    PLANNING QUANTITIES/CERCLA/SARA SECTION 313: NONE OF THE COMPONENTS
    ARE ON THIS LIST. SARA HAZARD CATEGORIES: CAS# 10450-60-9.
Federal Regulatory Information:CAS #7732-18-5, 10450-60-9 ARE LISTED ON
    THE TSCA INVENTORY.
State Regulatory Information:CANADIAN DSL/NDSL: CAS# 7732-18-5, CAS#
    10450-60-9 ARE LISTED ON CANADA'S DSL/NDSL LIST.

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