SPEX CHEMICAL -- CUSTOM PLASMA STANDARD, XPSN-22 -- 6850-00N071920
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:CUSTOM PLASMA STANDARD, XPSN-22
MSDS Date:03/06/1996
FSC:6850
NIIN:00N071920
MSDS Number: CBPRK
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:SPEX CHEMICAL
Address:203 NORCROSS AVE
City:METUCHEN
State:NJ
ZIP:08840
Country:US
Info Phone Num:908-549-7144
Emergency Phone Num:908-549-7144
CAGE:IO043
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:SPEX CERTIPREP INC
Address:203 NORCROSS AVE
Box:City:METUCHEN
State:NJ
ZIP:08840
Country:US
Phone:732-549-7144
CAGE:04XT3
Company Name:SPEX CHEMICAL
Address:203 NORCROSS AVE
Box:City:METUCHEN
State:NJ
ZIP:08840
Country:US
Phone:908-549-7144
CAGE:IO043

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

Ingred Name:NITRIC ACID; (HNO*3)  (SARA 302/313) (CERCLA)
CAS:7697-37-2
RTECS #:QU5775000
Fraction by Wt: 5%
OSHA PEL:2 PPM
ACGIH TLV:2 PPM;4 STEL
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

Ingred Name:HYDROCHLORIC ACID; (HCL)  (SARA 302/313) (CERCLA)
CAS:7647-01-0
RTECS #:MW4025000
Fraction by Wt: 5%
OSHA PEL:5 PPM, C
ACGIH TLV:5 PPM, C
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:IRON; (FE). %:1,000 PPM.
CAS:7439-89-6
RTECS #:NO4565500
Fraction by Wt: 0.1%
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

Ingred Name:ALUMINUM; (AL) (SARA 313). %:1,000 PPM.
CAS:7429-90-5
RTECS #:BD0330000
Fraction by Wt: 0.1%
OSHA PEL:15 MG/M3 DUST
ACGIH TLV:10 MG/M3 DUST

Ingred Name:CALCIUM; (CA). %:1,000 PPM.
CAS:7440-70-2
RTECS #:EV8040000
Fraction by Wt: 0.1%
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

Ingred Name:CHROMIUM  (SARA 313) (CERCLA). %:1,000 PPM.
CAS:7440-47-3
RTECS #:GB4200000
Fraction by Wt: 0.1%
OSHA PEL:1 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV:0.5 MG/M3
EPA Rpt Qty:1 LB
DOT Rpt Qty:1 LB

Ingred Name:COPPER; (CU) (SARA 313) (CERCLA). %:1,000 PPM.
CAS:7440-50-8
RTECS #:GL5325000
Fraction by Wt: 0.1%
OSHA PEL:0.1MG/M3 FUME;1 DUST
ACGIH TLV:0.2 MG/M3 FUME
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:COBALT; (CO) (SARA 313). %:1,000 PPM.
CAS:7440-48-4
RTECS #:GF8750000
Fraction by Wt: 0.1%
OSHA PEL:0.1 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV:0.02 MG/M3

Ingred Name:MAGNESIUM; (MG). %:1,000 PPM.
CAS:7439-95-4
RTECS #:OM2100000
Fraction by Wt: 0.1%
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

Ingred Name:MANGANESE (SARA 313). %:1,000 PPM.
CAS:7439-96-5
RTECS #:OO9275000
Fraction by Wt: 0.1%
OSHA PEL:5 MG/M3 DUST, C
ACGIH TLV:5 MG/M3 DUST

Ingred Name:ZIRCONIUM. %:1,000 PPM.
CAS:7440-67-7
RTECS #:ZH7070000
Fraction by Wt: 0.1%
OSHA PEL:5 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV:5 MG/M3;10 STEL

Ingred Name:SUPDAT:PWDRS, HYDROGEN SULFIDE, ETC. CONT W/STRONG BASES
    WILL CAUSE VIOLENT SPLATTERING. CONC HCL IS INCOMPAT W/(ING 13)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 12:BASES, AMINE, ALKALI METALS, COPPER, COPPER ALLOYS,
    ALUMINUM & HCL CORRODES STEEL. WHEN CONC HCL COMES (ING 14)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 13:INTO CONT W/MOST METALS IT CORRODES THEM SEVERELY &
    FORMS FLAMM HYDROGEN GAS. CONT W/ANY ALKALI/ACTIVE (ING 15)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 14:METAL MAY DEVELOP ENOUGH HEAT TO CAUSE FIRE IN
    ADJACENT COMBUSTIBLE MATERIAL.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:EFTS OF OVEREXP:FATAL CAUSING SPASM, INFLAMM & EDEMA OF
    LARYNX & BRONCHI, CHEM PNEUM & PULM EDEMA. SYMPS INCL: (ING 17)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 16:BURNING SENSATION, COUGH, WHEEZING, LARYNGITIS,
    SHORTNESS OF BRTH, HDCH, NAUS & VOMIT. CONC HYDROCHLORIC (ING 18)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 17:ACID MAY BE FATAL IF INHALED, INGESTED/ABSORBED THRU
    SKIN. HYDROCHLORIC ACID VAP/MIST IS IRRIT OF EYES, (ING 19)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 18:MUC MEMBS, SKIN & UPPER RESP TRACT. WHEN CONC
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID IS IN CONT W/EYES, IT PRDCES SEV BURNS (ING 20)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 19:WHICH MAY RSLT IN PRLNG/PERM VISUAL IMPAIRMENT, INCL
    TOTAL LOSS OF VISION. ON SKIN, CONC LIQ/VAP WILL (ING 21)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 20:CAUSE REDNESS, PAIN & SEV BURNS. RPTD/PRLNG EXPOS TO
    DILUTE SOLNS MAY CAUSE DERM. EROSION OF TEETH MAY (ING 22)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 21:OCCUR W/PRLNG EXPOS TO CONC HYDROCHLORIC ACID.
    INGEST OF LIQ CAUSES SEV BURNS OF MUC MEMBS OF MOUTH, (ING 23)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 22:ESOPHAGUS & STOM, CAUSING PAIN, NAUS & VOMIT. INHAL
    OF CONC HYDROCHLORIC ACID MAY BE FATAL CAUSING SPASM,(ING 24)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 23:SEV IRRIT OF UPPER RESP TRACT, INFLAMM & EDEMA OF
    LARNYX & BRONCHI & CHEM PNEUM. SYMPS INCL COUGH, (ING 25)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 24:BURNING OF THROAT, INFLAMM OF NOSE & CHOKING
    SENSATION. IF INHALED DEEPLY PULM EDEMA MAY OCCUR.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:YES	 OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:THIS SOLN MAY CAUSE IRRIT IF INHALED,
    INGESTED/ABSORBED THRU SKIN. IT WILL CAUSE IRRIT IF IT COMES INTO
    CONT W/EYES. CONC NITRIC ACID MAY BE FATAL IF TOO MUCH IS
    INHALED/ABSORBED THRU SKIN. CONC NITRI C ACID VAP/MIST IS IRRIT OF
    EYES, MUC MEMBS & SKIN. IN CONT W/EYES, IT PRDCES SEV BURNS WHICH
    MAY RSLT (EFTS OF OVEREXP)
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:COBALT:IARC MONOGRAPHS ON EVAL OF CARCIN
    RISK OF CHEMS TO MAN, VOL 52, PG 363, 1991:GRP 2B. ANIMAL:PULM
    FIBROSIS(SUPDAT)
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZ:IN PERM DMG & VISUAL IMPAIRMENT. ON
    SKIN, LIQ/CONC VAP PRDCES IMMED, SEV & PENET BURNS; CONC SOLNS
    CAUSE DEEP ULCERS & STAIN SKIN BRIGHT YELLOW/YELLOW BROWN COLOR.
    VAP & MIST MAY ERODE EXPOS	TEETH W/PRLNG EXPOS. INGEST OF LIQ
    WILLCAUSE IMMED PAIN & BURNS OF MOUTH, ESOPHAGUS & GI TRACT. INHAL
    MAY BE (ING 16)
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

First Aid:EYES:FLUSH W/WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MINUTES OCCASIONALLY
    LIFTING UPPER & LOWER EYELIDS. SKIN:REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING,
    THEN FLUSH W/WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MINUTES. WASH CLOTHING THORO
    BEFORE REUSE.  INHAL:MOVE TO FRESH AIR. INGEST:DO NOT INDUCE VOMIT.
    GET IMMED MED HELP. IF PATIENT IS CONSCIOUS, GIVE LARGE QUANTITIES
    OF WATER OR MILK. IF IRRITATION CONTINUES, GET MEDICAL ATTENTION
    IMMEDIATELY.

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

Extinguishing Media:APPROPRIATE TO SURROUNDING FIRE CONDITIONS.
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE NIOSH APPROVED SCBA & FULL PROTECTIVE
    EQUIPMENT .
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:CONC HNO*3 IS NOT COMBUST, BUT IS STRONG
    OXIDIZER & ITS HEAT OF RXN W/REDUCING AGENTS/COMBUSTS MAY CAUSE
    IGNIT. CONC HCL IS NOT COMBUST EITHER, BUT BOTH(SUPDAT)

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

Spill Release Procedures:VENT AREA. DILUTE W/WATER & NEUT W/SODA ASH,
    LIMESTONE, ETC. WIPE UP & PUT INTO SEALED CNTNR FOR PROPER DISP.
    WASH SPILL SITE OFF W/WATER AFTER MATL PICK UP IS COMPLETE. WEAR
    CHEM RESIST GLASSES, GLOV ES & CLTHG. WEAR NIOSH APPROVED
    RESPIRATOR.
Neutralizing Agent:SODA ASH, LIMESTONE, ETC.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:CONC NITRIC ACID & CONC HYDROCHLORIC
    ACID WILL ATTACK SOME FORMS OF PLASTICS, RUBBER & COATINGS. CONC
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID WILL ATTACK MOST METALS.
Other Precautions:STORE AT ROOM TEMPERATURE. KEEP TIGHTLY SEALED WHEN
    NOT IN USE. IRRITANT, OXIDIZER, CORROSIVE & CARCINOGEN. AVOID
    INHALATION, INGESTION & CONTACT W/EYES & SKIN.

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

Respiratory Protection:WEAR NIOSH APPROVED RESPIRATOR.
Ventilation:USE IN A CHEMICAL FUME HOOD.
Protective Gloves:CHEMICAL RESISTANT GLOVES.
Eye Protection:ANSI APPROVED CHEM WORKERS GOGGS(SUPDAT)
Other Protective Equipment:EYE WASH FOUNTAIN & DELUGE SHOWER WHICH MEET
    ANSI DESIGN CRITERIA . WEAR CHEMICAL RESISTANT CLOTHING. LAB COAT.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH CAREFULLY AFTER USE.
Supplemental Safety and Health
EXPLO HAZ:HNO*3 & HCL CAN REACT W/METALS TO RELS FLAMM HYDROGEN GAS.
    CONC HNO*3 REACTS EXPLO W/COMBUST ORG/READILY OXIDIZABLE MATLS SUCH
    AS; ALCOHOL, WOOD, TURPENTINE, METAL PWDRS, HYDROGEN SULFIDE, E TC.
    EXPLAN OF CARCIN:(BLOOD EFTS). EYE PROT:& FULL LGTH FCSHLD . MATLS
    TO AVOID:WOOD, TURPENTINE, METAL (ING 12)

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

Spec Gravity:1
Solubility in Water:SOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:TRANSPARENT W/ACRID ODOR.

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
CONC HNO*3 IS POWERFUL OXIDIZING AGENT. IT REACTS EXPLO W/COMBUST
    ORG/READILY OXIDIZABLE MATLS SUCH AS; ALCOHOL,(SUPDAT)
Stability Condition to Avoid:ELEVATED TEMPS MAY CAUSE CNTNRS TO BURST &
    LIBERATE TOXIC OXIDES OF NITROGEN & TOXIC FUMES OF HYDROGEN
    CHLORIDE GAS.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:WILL RELEASE TOXIC NITROGEN OXIDE
    FUMES & VAPORS & TOXIC FUMES OF HYDROGEN CHLORIDE GAS.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSAL MUST BE I/A/W FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL
    REGULATIONS . CONTACT LOCAL HAZARDOUS OR CHEMICAL WASTE DISPOSAL
    AGENCY FOR REGULATIONS.

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