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RICCA CHEMICAL CO -- 3560 THRU 3582 & 3625 THRU 3780 HYDROCHLORIC ACID -- 6810-00F039277
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:3560 THRU 3582 & 3625 THRU 3780 HYDROCHLORIC ACID
MSDS Date:09/14/1992
FSC:6810
NIIN:00F039277
MSDS Number: BWWRH
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:RICCA CHEMICAL CO
Address:448 W FORK DR
Box:13090
City:ARLINGTON
State:TX
ZIP:76013-5000
Country:US
Info Phone Num:817-461-5601
Emergency Phone Num:817-461-5601
CAGE:0V553
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:RICCA CHEMICAL COMPANY
Address:448 W FORK DR
Box:13090
City:ARLINGTON
State:TX
ZIP:76013
Country:US
Phone:817-461-5601
CAGE:0V553

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

Ingred Name:HYDROCHLORIC ACID, HYDROGEN CHLORIDE, MURIATIC ACID        
    HYDROCHLORIDE
CAS:7647-01-0
RTECS #:MW4025000
Fraction by Wt: 1-50%
Other REC Limits:7 PPM
OSHA PEL:5 PPM
ACGIH TLV:C 11 MG/CUM
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:WATER
CAS:7732-18-5
RTECS #:ZC0110000
Fraction by Wt: 50-99%

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:ORAL LD50 (RAT): 900 MG/KG
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:EYES: BURNS. SKIN: BURNS, DERMATITIS.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NONE
Effects of Overexposure:INFLAMMATION OF NOSE/THROAT, COUGH, CHOKING,
    BURNS, EROSION OF TEETH.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:CHRONIC RESPIRATORY DISEASE.
    PRE-EXISTING EYE PROBLEMS. PRE-EXISTING SKIN DISORDERS.

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

First Aid:EYES: IRRIGATE IMMEDIATELY W/LARGE QUANTITIES OF RUNNING
    WATER. SKIN: FLUSH IMMEDIATELY W/WATER. INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH
    AIR. GIVE CPR IF NEEDED. INGESTION: DILUTE IMMEDIATELY
    W/WATER/MILK. DON'T  INDUCE VOMITING. OBTAIN MEDICAL ATTENTION IN
    ALL CASES.

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

Spill Release Procedures:COVER W/SODIUM BICARBONATE/SODA ASH-SLAKED
    LIME MIXTURE (50-50) MIX & ADD WATER IF NECESSARY TO FORM SLURRY.
    SCOOP UP SLURRY & WASH DOWN THE DRAIN W/EXCESS WATER. WASH W/SODA
    ASH SOLUTION.
Neutralizing Agent:SODIUM BICARBONATE/SODA ASH-SLAKED LIME MIXTURE
    (50-50) & EXCESS WATER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE AWAY FROM INCOMPATIBLE
    MATERIALS.

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

Respiratory Protection:NORMAL ROOM VENTILATION IS ADEQUATE
Ventilation:NORMAL ROOM VENTILATION IS ADEQUATE
Protective Gloves:RUBBER
Eye Protection:SAFETY GLASSES W/SIDE SHIELDS/GOGGLES
Other Protective Equipment:LAB COAT/APRON
Work Hygienic Practices:REMOVE/LAUNDER CONTAMINATED CLOTHING BEFORE
    REUSE. WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING/EATING/DRINKING/SMOKING.
Supplemental Safety and Health

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

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:212-222.8F
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text: 32F
Spec Gravity: 1-1.18
Solubility in Water:INFINITE
Appearance and Odor:COLORLESS SOLUTION, HIGHER CONCENTRATIONS HAVE
    HYDROGEN CHLORIDE ODOR

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
METALS/ALKALI/ACTIVE
    METALS/CYANIDES/SULFIDES/SULFITES/FORMALDEHYDES/METAL OXIDES
Hazardous Decomposition Products:HYDROGEN CHLORIDE, HYDROGEN, CHLORINE
    FROM OXIDIZERS.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:ADD SLOWLY TO AGITATED SOLUTION OF SODA ASH &
    SLAKED LIME. FLUSH NEUTRALIZED SOLUTION TO DRAIN W/EXCESS OF WATER.

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