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C-S METALS SERVICE INC -- 371, COPPER BASE ALLOYS IN RODS, BARS, (SUP -- 9525-00N031939
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:371, COPPER BASE ALLOYS IN RODS, BARS, (SUP
MSDS Date:08/21/1989
FSC:9525
NIIN:00N031939
MSDS Number: BNZXQ
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:C-S METALS SERVICE INC
Address:7325 WASHINGTON BLVD
City:BALTIMORE
State:MD
ZIP:21227
Country:US
Info Phone Num:301-796-5661
Emergency Phone Num:301-796-5661
CAGE:86924
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:C-S METALS SERVICE INC
Address:7325 WASHINGTON BLVD
Box:City:BALTIMORE
State:MD
ZIP:21227
Country:US
Phone:301-796-5661
CAGE:86924

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

Ingred Name:COPPER  (SARA III)
CAS:7440-50-8
RTECS #:GL5325000
Fraction by Wt: 45-100%
Other REC Limits:1 MG/M3 DUST/MIST
OSHA PEL:0.1MG/M3 FUME
ACGIH TLV:0.2MG/M3 FUME
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:ZINC  (SARA III) (LIMITS GIVEN AS ZN OXIDE)
CAS:7440-66-6
RTECS #:ZG8600000
Fraction by Wt: 0-43%
Other REC Limits:5 MG/M3;10 STEL FUME
OSHA PEL:10 MG/M3 TDUST;5RESP
ACGIH TLV:10 MG/M3
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

Ingred Name:ALUMINUM  (SARA III)
CAS:7429-90-5
RTECS #:BD0330000

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:YES    IARC:YES	  OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:NOTE:LEAD (CAS #7439-92-1) APPEARS ON
    THE NAVY LISTING OF OCCUP REPRO HAZS. SEEK CONSULTATION FROM APPROP
    HLTH PROFESSIONALS CONCERNING LATEST HAZ LIST INFO & SAFE HNDLG &
    EXPOS REC . UNDER NORM AL HNDLG CONDTNS SOLID ALLOY PRESENTS NO
    SIGNIFICANT HLTH HAZ. PROCESSING OF ALLOY BY DUST/FUME (EFTS OF
    OVEREXPOS)
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NICKEL:GROUP 2B (IARC), ANTICIPATED TO
    BE A CARCINOGEN (NTP). LEAD:GROUP 2B (IARC).
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZ:PRODUCING OPERATION (GRINDING,
    BUFFING, FORGINGS, ETC) MAY RESULT IN POTENTIAL FOR EXPOS TO
    AIRBORNE METAL PARTICLATES/FUME. CHRONIC EXPOS TO CU, ZN, PB & MN
    MAY CAUSE METAL FUME FEVER. SYMPT  INCLUDE FEVER, FATIGUE, DRYNESS
    OF THROAT, HEAD & BODY ACHE & CHILLS. OVEREXPOS TO CU & PB MAY
    RESULT IN SKIN (SUPDAT)
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

First Aid:INGEST:INGEST OF SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF COPPER ALLOYS ARE
    UNLIKELY. SEEK MD HELP IF LARGE QUANTITIES OF PRODUCT ARE INGESTED.
    INHAL:REMOVE FROM EXPOSURE OF DUST OR FUME IF PRESENT. SEEK MD HELP
    IF REQ UIRED. SKIN:WASH THOROUGHLY WITH SOAP AND WATER. EYE:FLUSH
    WITH WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MINUTES. SEEK MD HELP IF REQUIRED.

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

Extinguishing Media:MEDIA SUITABLE FOR SURROUNDING FIRE . NEVER USE
    WATER AS AN EXTINGUISHING AGENT AROUND MOLTEN METAL.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED SCBA AND FULL
    PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT .
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:THERE ARE NO FIRE OR EXPLOSION HAZARDS
    WITH THESE ALLOYS. WATER WILL REACT VIOLENTLY WITH ANY MOLTEN
    METALS.

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

Spill Release Procedures:PRODUCT IS A NON HAZARDOUS SOLID. NO SPECIAL
    PRECAUTIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR SPILLS OF BULK MATERIAL. SCRAP METAL
    CAN BE RECLAIMED FOR REUSE.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:WET MATL SHOULD NEVER BE CHARGED INTO
    A MOLTEN BATH. TYPICALLY NO SPECIAL PROT REQD BEYOND THAT REQD FOR
    PROCESS OPERATION BEING USED.
Other Precautions:EYE PROTECTION SHOULD BE USED WHEN CUTTING, GRINDING,
    BUFFING, ETC, OR ANY OTHER PROCESS THAT GENERATES DUST, FUMES,
    CHIPS.

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

Respiratory Protection:WHERE DUST OR FUME LEVELS ARE GREATER THAN THOSE
    SPECIFIED IN INGREDIENT SECTION, NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATORY
    PROTECTION SHOULD BE USED.
Ventilation:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS GLOVES .
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL WORKERS GOGGLES .
Other Protective Equipment:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH HANDS THOROUGHLY AFTER USE, ESPECIALLY
    BEFORE EATING.
Supplemental Safety and Health
MFR'S TRADE NAME/PART NO:STRIPS, COILS, WIRE, TUBE, INGOTS, CAKE,
    CATHODE & SCRAP. EFTS OF OVEREXPOS:& HAIR DISCOLORATION. CHRONIC
    EXPOS MAY AFFECT CNS LEADING TO EMOTIONAL DISTURBANCES, GAIT &
    BALANC E DIFFICULTIES & PARALYSIS. NICKEL & LEAD HAVE BEEN
    IDENTIFIED AS POTENTIAL CANCER CAUSING AGENTS. PROD WILL NOT(ING
    12)

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

HCC:N1
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:>1500F,>816
Spec Gravity:7.5-9
Solubility in Water:INSOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:SILVER/YELLOW TO RED SOLID AT ROOM TEMPERATURE AND
    EXHIBITS NO ODOR.

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
MATERIAL MAY REACT WITH ACIDS, BASES OR OXIDIZERS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:ALLOY IS NON HAZARDOUS AT ROOM
    TEMPERATURE.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:FOLLOW LOCAL, STATE AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS
    REGARDING DISPOSAL.

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