UNION CARBIDE CHEMICALS AND PLASTICS CO INC -- ETHYLENE GLYCOL, INDUSTRIAL GRADE -- 6810-00-006-4205
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:ETHYLENE GLYCOL, INDUSTRIAL GRADE
MSDS Date:06/06/1994
FSC:6810
NIIN:00-006-4205
MSDS Number: CHHLZ
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:UNION CARBIDE CHEMICALS AND PLASTICS CO INC
Address:39 OLD RIDGEBURY RD
City:DANBURY
State:CT
ZIP:06817-0001
Country:US
Info Phone Num:203-794-2000
Emergency Phone Num:203-794-2000/800-568-4000
CAGE:0TAZ2
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:CHEMICAL SPECIALISTS AND DEVELOPMENT INC
Address:2210 HACKBERRY LN
Box:687
City:CONROE
State:TX
ZIP:77305
Country:US
Phone:409-756-1065
CAGE:4N760
Company Name:UNION CARBIDE CORP   LINDE DIV
Address:39 OLD RIDGEBURY RD
Box:City:DANBURY
State:CT
ZIP:06817-0001
Country:US
Phone:800-822-4357; 304-744-3487
CAGE:36346
Company Name:UNION CARBIDE CORPORATION
Address:39 OLD RIDGEBURY RD
Box:City:DANBURY
State:CT
ZIP:06817-0001
Country:US
Phone:1-800-568-4000 / 732-563-5522
CAGE:0TAZ2

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

Ingred Name:ETHYLENE GLYCOL
CAS:107-21-1
RTECS #:KW2975000
Fraction by Wt: 100%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
EPA Rpt Qty:1 LB
DOT Rpt Qty:1 LB

Ingred Name:DIOXANE
CAS:123-91-1
Fraction by Wt: 0.026%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
EPA Rpt Qty:100 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:100 LBS

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

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE-SWALLOWING: CARDIAC FAILURE ABD
    PULMONARY EDEMA MAY DEVELOP. INHALATION-MAY CAUSE IRRITATION OF THE
    NOSE & THROAT. EYE-LIQUID, VAPOR OR MIST CAUSES IRRITATION.
    CHRONIC-REPEATED INHALATION OF MIS T MAY PRODUCE SIGNS OF CENTRAL
    NERVOUS SYSTEM INVOLVEMENT.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:THIS COMPOUND CONTAINS NO INGREDIENTS AT
    CONCENTRATIONS OF 0.1% OR GREATER THAT ARE CARCINOGENS OR SUSPECT
    CARCINOGENS.
Effects of Overexposure:SWALLOWING-MAY CAUSE ABDOMINAL PAIN OR
    DISCOMFORT, NAUSEA, VOMITING, DIZZINESS, BLURRED VISION,
    IRRITABILITY, LUMBAR PAIN. INHALATION-HEADACHE, NAUSEA, VOMITING,
    NAUSEA, IRREGULAR EYE MOVEMENT. EYE-ST INGING, EXCESS BLINKING AND
    TEAR PRODUCTION, WITH EXCESS REDNESS OF THE CONJUNCTIVA.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:MAY AGGRAVATE AN EXISTING KIDNEY
    DIDEASE.

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

First Aid:SWALLOWING-IF CONSCIOUS, GIVE 2 GLASSES OF WATER, INDUCE
    VOMITING. OBTAIN MEDICAL AID WITHOUT DELAY. SKIN-REMOVE
    CONTAMINATED CLOTHING. WASH SKIN WITH SOAP & WATER, OBTAIN MEDICAL
    AID FOR IRRITATION.  INHALATION-REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. OBTAIN MEDICAL
    ATTENTION IF SYMPTOMS PERSISTS. EYE-FLUSH EYE THOROUGHLY WITH WATER
    FOR SEVERAL MINUTES.

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

Flash Point Method:TCC
Flash Point:241F,116C
Lower Limits:3.2
Upper Limits:15.3
Extinguishing Media:APPLY ALCOHOL-TYPE OR ALL-PURPOSE FOAMS FOR LARGE
    FIRES. USE CARBON DIOXIDE OR DRY CHEMICAL FOR SMALL FIRES.
Fire Fighting Procedures:DO NOT DIRECT A SOLID STREAM OF WATER OR FOAM
    INTO HOT, BURNING POOLS; THIS MAT CAUSE FROTHING. USE
    SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS & PROTECTIVE CLOTHING.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Spill Release Procedures:SMALL SPILL CAN BE FLUSHED WITH LARGE AMOUNTS
    OF WATER; LARGER SPILLS SHOULD BE COLLECTED FOR DISPOSAL. WEAR
    SUITBALE PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:KEEP CONTAINER CLOSED. USE WITH
    ADEQUATE VENTILATION. WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING. DO NOT
    SWALLOW. DO NOT BREATHE MIST OR VAPOR. AVOID EYE CONTACT.
Other Precautions:DANGER!! HARMFUL OR FATAL IF SWALLOWED. CAUSES EYE
    IRRITATION.

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

Respiratory Protection:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Ventilation:GENERAL (MECHANICAL) ROOM VENTILATION MAY BE ADEQUATE. PVC-
    COATED RUBBER.
Protective Gloves:MONOGOGGLES OR FACE SHIELD.
Eye Protection:EYE BATH, SAFETY SHOWER.
Other Protective Equipment:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH HANDS THOROUGHLY WITH SOAP AND WATER
    BEFORE EATING, DRINKING, SMOKING OR USING TOILET FACILITIES.
Supplemental Safety and Health
NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

HCC:V5
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:>387F,>197C
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:9F,-13C
Decomp Temp:Decomp Text:NOT GIVEN
Vapor Pres:0.08 MMHG
Vapor Density:2.1
Spec Gravity:1.115
Evaporation Rate & Reference:0.01 (N-BUTYL ACETATE=1)
Solubility in Water:100%
Appearance and Odor:TRANSPARENT COLORLESS, MILD SWEET, LIQUID.

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG ACIDS OR STRONG BASES AND SUBJECTED TO ELEVATED TEMPERATURES.
    STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:BURNING CAN PRODUCE CARBON MONOXIDE
    AND CARBON DIOXIDE.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:INCINERATION IN A FURNANCE WHEREPERMITTED UNDER
    FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL REGULATIONS.

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