BBBXN - AQUA KEM

  • MSDS: BBBXN
  • Manufacturer: THETFORD CORP
  • Product Name: AQUA KEM
  • National Stock Number: 6850-00B200010
Product Identification

Product ID:AQUA KEM
MSDS Date:04/29/1988
FSC:6850
NIIN:00B200010
MSDS Number: BBBXN

Responsible Party
THETFORD CORPORATION
7101 JACKSON ROAD
ANN ARBOR, MI 48103
US

Emergency Phone: 313769-6000;313769-6003

Info Phone: 313769-6000

Cage: DO910

Contractor
THETFORD CORPORATION
ANN ARBOR, MI 48103 US

Telephone: 734-769-6000

Cage: DO910

Ingredients

FORMALDEHYDE (SARA III)

CAS: 50-00-0

RTECS: LP8925000

OSHA PEL SEE 1910.1048

ACGIH TLV: C 0.3 PPM; A2; 9293

EPA Report Quantity: 100 LBS

DOT Report Quantity: 100 LBS


METHYL ALCOHOL (METHANOL) (SARA III)

CAS: 67-56-1

RTECS: PC1400000

OSHA PEL S,200PPM/250STEL

ACGIH TLV: S,200PPM/250STEL; 93

EPA Report Quantity: 5000 LBS

DOT Report Quantity: 5000 LBS

Hazards

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES Skin:YES Ingestion:YES
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:CAN PRODUCE EYE DAMAGE & SKIN
SENSITIZATION.MUTAGENIC ACTIVITY IN BACTERIAL & MAMMALIAN CELL
CULTURE TEST SYMPTOMS,BUT NOT MUTAGENIC IN WHOLE ANIMAL SYSTEMS.NOT
TERATOGENIC.HIGH INHALATION EXPOSURE MA Y CAUSE BRONCHOPNEUMONIA
AND EDEMA.
Effects of Overexposure:INHALATION PRODUCES IRRITATION TO UPPER
RESPIRATORY TRACT & EYE IRRITATION.MAY INCLUDE DISCOMFORT SUCH AS
NAUSEA,HEADACHE OR WEAKNESS.SKIN CONTACT PRODUCES IRRITATION WITH
DISCOMFORT OR RASH.EYE CONTA CT CAUSES IRRITATION OR SEVERE BURNS.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:PERSONS HAVING PRE-EXISTING
DISEASES OF THE LUNGS,EYES OR SKIN MAY HAVE INCREASED
SUSCEPTIBILITY TO THE HAZARDS OF EXCESSIVE EXPOSURE.

First Aid

First Aid:FLUSH CONTACTED AREA WITH LARGE VOLUMES OF WATER.IRRIGATE
EYES FOR MINIMUM 15 MINUTES.IF SWALLOWED,INDUCE VOMITING BY GIVING
2 GLASSES OF WATER AND STICKING FINGER DOWN THROAT.FOR EYE CONTACT
OR INGES TION,CALL PHYSICIAN.

Fire Fighting

Flash Point Method:TOC
Flash Point:163F
Extinguishing Media:WATER,DRY CHEMICAL,CARBON DIOXIDE OR FOAM APPROVED
FOR USE WITH ALCOHOL.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:CLEAN UP SMALL SPILLS WITH WATER.SOAK UP LARGE
SPILLS WITH EARTH,SAND OR OTHER NON-COMBUSTIBLE ABSORBENT
MATERIAL.NEUTRALIZE REMAINING ODOR W/DILUTE AMMONIA SOLUTION.FLUSH
AREA W/PLENTY OF WATER.
Neutralizing Agent:DILUTE AMMONIA SOLUTION.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:DO NOT STORE ABOVE 110F.DO NOT FREEZE.
Other Precautions:DO NOT GET IN EYES OR ON SKIN.DO NOT INHALE
VAPORS.WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS FOR LARGE
SPILLS.
Ventilation:MAINTAIN ADEQUATE VENTILATION.
Protective Gloves:RECOMMENDED
Eye Protection:RECOMMENDED
Other Protective Equipment:PROTECTIVE CLOTHING TO AVOID SKIN
CONTACT.EYE WASH STATION AND SAFETY SHOWER.
Work Hygienic Practices:AVOID UNNECESSARY AND PROLONGED
EXPOSURERS.AVOID BREATHING VAPORS.
Supplemental Safety and Health

Chemical Properties

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:210F
Vapor Pres:[email protected]
Vapor Density:1.03
Spec Gravity:1.08
Evaporation Rate & Reference:SIMILAR TO WATER >1
Solubility in Water:COMPLETE
Appearance and Odor:BLUE LIQUID WITH PUNGENT ODOR.

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
PHENOL,INORGANIC ACIDS,STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS,STRONG ALKALIES.
Stability Condition to Avoid:ELEVATED TEMPERATURES
Hazardous Decomposition Products:THERMAL DECOMPOSITION MAY PRODUCE
CARBON MONOXIDE AND/OR CARBON DIOXIDE.

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:INCINERATION OR BIOLOGICAL TREATMENT IN
FEDERAL/STATE APPROVED FACILITY.

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