ORION RESEARCH INC -- SULFIDE STANDARD 100-5 PPM S -- 6810-00F032799
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:SULFIDE STANDARD 100-5 PPM S
MSDS Date:12/21/1988
FSC:6810
NIIN:00F032799
MSDS Number: BTBGN
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:ORION RESEARCH INC
Address:529 MAIN ST
City:BOSTON
State:MA
ZIP:02129
Country:US
Info Phone Num:617-242-3900
Emergency Phone Num:617-242-3900
CAGE:30260
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:ORION RESEARCH INC
Address:529 MAIN ST
Box:City:BOSTON
State:MA
ZIP:02129
Country:US
Phone:617-242-3900
CAGE:30260

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

Ingred Name:SODIUM HYDROXIDE, CAUSTIC SODA, LYE
CAS:1310-73-2
RTECS #:WB4900000
Fraction by Wt: 4.0%
Other REC Limits:2MG/M3 CEILING NIOSH
OSHA PEL:2 MG/CUM
ACGIH TLV:2 MG/CUM CEILING
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

Ingred Name:SODIUM SULFIDE
CAS:16721-80-5
RTECS #:WE1900000
Fraction by Wt: 0.01%
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:WATER
CAS:7732-18-5
RTECS #:ZC0110000
Fraction by Wt: 95.99%

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

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:INHALATION: SEVERE IRRITATION. LARGE
    DOSES-DELAYED PULMONARY EDEMA, SKIN: BURNS W/DEEP ULCERATION,
    SEVERE BURNS. EYES: DISINTEGRATION OF CONJUNCTIVAL & CORNEAL
    EPITHELIUM. CORROSION OF LIPS, MOUTH, TO NGUE & PHARYNX, VOMITING
    OF MUCOSA-ASPHYXIA CAN OCCUR FROM SWELLING OR THROAT.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NONE
Effects of Overexposure:INGESTION: COUGHING, PNEUMONIA,
    GASTROINTESTINAL DISTURBANCES. SKIN: DERMATITIS,
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:LUNG CONDITIONS, IRRITATED OR
    SENSITIVE SKIN

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

First Aid:INHALATION: FRESH AIR, ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION IF NECESSARY.
    KEEP WARM AT REST. SKIN: WASH W/SOAP & PLENTY OF WATER WHILE
    REMOVING CONTAMINATED CLOTHING. EYES: FLUSH W/PLENTY OF WATER.
    OBTAIN MEDICAL A TTENTION IN ALL CASES.

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

Flash Point:NOT COMBUSTIBLE
Fire Fighting Procedures:SCBA SHOLD BE WORN.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NEGLIGIBLE FIRE & EXPLOSION HAZARD WHEN
    EXPOSED TO HEAT/FLAME.

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

Spill Release Procedures:PREVENT SKIN CONTACT. PICK UP, NEUTRALIZE
    W/HCL, FLUSH RESULTING SODIUM CHLORIDE SOLUTION DOWN DRAIN.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:KEEP COOL & WELL SEALED. STORE AWAY
    FROM ACIDS, FLAMMABLES.
Other Precautions:WILL ATTACK SOME FORMS OF PLASTICS, RUBBER & COATINGS

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

Respiratory Protection:SCBA FULL FACEPLATE
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST-TO MEET EXPOSURE LIMITS
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS
Eye Protection:SPLASH PROOF SAFETY GOGGLES
Other Protective Equipment:IMPERVIOUS CLOTHING, EMERGENCY EYE WASH
    SHOULD BE AVAILABLE.
Work Hygienic Practices:NO EATING OR SMOKING WHILE USING.
Supplemental Safety and Health

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

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:100C
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:-4C
Spec Gravity:1.01
Solubility in Water:MISCIBLE
Appearance and Odor:COLORLESS, ODORLESS SOLUTION

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
ACIDS. FLAMMABLE LIQUID, ORGANIC HALOGEN COMPOUNDS
Stability Condition to Avoid:HEAT

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

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

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