UNION CARBIDE CORP INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS DIV -- ETHYLENE GLYCOL MIXTURE, PM-3961 -- 6850-00-078-4459
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:ETHYLENE GLYCOL MIXTURE, PM-3961
MSDS Date:11/20/1992
FSC:6850
NIIN:00-078-4459
MSDS Number: BTHLK
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:UNION CARBIDE CORP INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS DIV
Address:39 OLD RIDGEBURY ROAD
City:DANBURY
State:CT
ZIP:06817-0001
Country:US
Info Phone Num:800-822-4357
Emergency Phone Num:800-822-4357
CAGE:61637
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:ARPOL PETROLEUM CO
Box:City:NEW YORK
State:NY
ZIP:10007
Country:US
Phone:212-964-4517
CAGE:0JWS4
Company Name:QPL INC, FORMERLY OMNITECH INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Address:800 N. ACADIA ROAD
Box:City:THIBODAUX
State:LA
ZIP:70301
Country:US
Phone:504-394-8440
CAGE:0AD61
Company Name:UNION CARBIDE CORP
Address:39 OLD RIDGEBURY ROAD
Box:City:DANBURY
State:CT
ZIP:06817-0001
Country:US
Phone:800-822-4357/732-563-5522 (MSDS)
CAGE:61637

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

Ingred Name:ETHYLENE GLYCOL  (SARA III)
CAS:107-21-1
RTECS #:KW2975000
Fraction by Wt: 61.5%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
ACGIH TLV:C 50 PPM,VAPOR; 9394
EPA Rpt Qty:1 LB
DOT Rpt Qty:1 LB

Ingred Name:SODIUM BENZOATE
CAS:532-32-1
RTECS #:DH6650000
Fraction by Wt: 1.5%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:NON-HAZARDOUS ADDITIVES
Fraction by Wt: 37%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

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

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE: INHALATION OF HEATED VAPORS MAY
    CAUSE IRRITATION OF NOSE, THROAT, SOME CNS EFFECTS. CONTACT WITH
    EYES MAY CAUSE IRRITATION. INGESTION MAY CAUSE GI TRACT IRRITATION,
    CNS EFFECTS, KIDNEY DAMAGE,  CARDIAC FAILURE, PULMONARY EDEMA,
    DEATH. CHRONIC: PROLONGED OR REPEATED EXPOSURE MAY CAUSE CNS
    EFFECTS.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NO INGREDIENT OF A CONCENTRATION OF 0.1%
    OR GREATER IS LISTED AS A CARCINOGEN OR SUSPECTED CARCINOGEN.
Effects of Overexposure:INHALED: NAUSEA, VOMITING, HEADACHE, DIZZINESS,
    IRREGULAR EYE MOVEMENTS, SNEEZING, COUGHING. EYES: STINGING,
    TEARING, REDNESS. INGESTED: ABDOMINAL DISCOMFORT, NAUSEA, VOMITING,
    DIZZINESS, BLURRED VISI ON, MALAISE, CONVULSIONS, COMA.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:MAY AGGRAVATE KIDNEY DISEASE.

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

First Aid:EYES: FLUSH WITH LOTS OF WATER FOR 15 MINUTES. GET MEDICAL
    ATTENTION. SKIN: REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHES. FLUSH WITH WATER. IF
    IRRITATION OCCURS, GET MEDICAL ATTENTION. INHALATION: REMOVE VICTIM
    TO FRE SH AIR. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION IF SYMPTOMS PERSIST.
    INGESTION: IF CONSCIOUS, GIVE WATER TO DRINK & INDUCE VOMITING. GET
    IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ATTENTION.

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

Flash Point:NON-FLAMMABLE
Extinguishing Media:ALCOHOL FOAM, CARBON DIOXIDE, DRY CHEMICAL.
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS AND
    PROTECTIVE CLOTHING.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:AFTER WATER EVAPORATES REMAINING MATERIAL
    WILL BURN.

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

Spill Release Procedures:WEAR PROPER PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT. LARGE SPILLS
    SHOULD BE CONTAINED AND COLLECTED. ABSOB WITH INERT MATERIAL AND
    PLACE IN A CONTAINER FOR LATER DISPOSAL. ALL SPILL RESPONSE &
    DISPOSAL SHOULD BE IAW LOC AL, STATE AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:DLA-HMIS: STORE IN A COOL, DRY PLACE
    AWAY FROM INCOMPATIBLE MATERIALS. USE WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION.
    KEEP CONTAINER CLOSED.
Other Precautions:AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES. DO NOT BREATH MIST FROM
    SPRAY. AVOID PROLONGED OR REPEATED BREATHING OF VAPOR. DO NOT
    SWALLOW.

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

Respiratory Protection:IF ENGINEERING CONTROLS FAIL OR NON-ROUTINE USE
    OR EMERGENCY OCCURS; USE NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATOR OR SUPPLIED
    AIR RESPIRATOR OR SCBA, AS REQUIRED. USE IAW 29 CFR 1910.134 AND
    MANUFACTURER'S RECO MMENDATIONS.
Ventilation:USE ADEQUATE MECHANICAL VENTILATION OR LOCAL EXHAUST TO
    MAINTAIN EXPOSURE BELOW TLV(S).
Protective Gloves:RUBBER,NEOPRENE,NITRILE,PVC,BUTYL
Eye Protection:MONOGOGGLES  OR, FACESHIELD.
Other Protective Equipment:EYE BATH, SAFETY SHOWER.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH HANDS AFTER USE AND BEFORE EATING,
    DRINKING, OR SMOKING. LAUNDER CONTAMINATED CLOTHES BEFORE REUSE.
Supplemental Safety and Health
MSDS SUBMITTED BY CAGE 0AD61 FOR CONTRACT NUMBER SP0450-94-M-Z754.

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

HCC:V5
Boiling Pt:=106.7C, 224.F
Melt/Freeze Pt:=-60.C, -76.F
Vapor Pres:11 MM HG
Vapor Density:2.1
Spec Gravity:1.088
Evaporation Rate & Reference:0.7 (N-BUTYL ACETATE=1)
Solubility in Water:COMPLETE
Appearance and Odor:CLEAR LIQUID WITH A MILD, SWEET ODOR.

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
AVOID STRONG BASES, STRONG ACIDS & OXIDIZING AGENTS, MATERIALS WHICH
    ARE REACTIVE WITH HYDROXYL COMPOUNDS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:EVAPORATION OF MIXTURE; RESIDUE WILL BURN.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CARBON MONOXIDE AND/OR CARBON DIOXIDE.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:INCINERATE IN FURNACE WHERE PERMITTED UNDER
    LOCAL, STATE AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS. AT VERY LOW CONCENTRATIONS IN
    WATER IT SHOULD BE POSSIBLE TO DISPOSE OF THIS MATERIAL IN A
    BIOLOGICAL WASTEWATER TREAT MENT PLANT.

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