BBDNG - SULFURIC ACID

Product Identification

Product ID:SULFURIC ACID
MSDS Date:01/01/1987
FSC:6850
NIIN:00D000922
MSDS Number: BBDNG

Responsible Party
ESSEX INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS,INC
1401 BROAD ST
CLIFTON, NJ 07015
US

Cage: 3U945

Contractor
ESSEX INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS INC
CLIFTON, NJ 07015 US

Telephone: 201-773-6300

Cage: 3U945

Ingredients

SULFURIC ACID (SARA III)

CAS: 7664-93-9

RTECS: WS5600000

Fraction By Weight: >80%

OSHA PEL 1 MG/M3

ACGIH TLV: 1 MG/M3; 9192

EPA Report Quantity: 1000 LBS

DOT Report Quantity: 1000 LBS

Hazards

Effects of Overexposure:CORROSIVE:MAY CAUSE SEVERE IRRIT.BURNS OF
SKIN,EYES AN RESP.TRACT;INGEST:HARMFUL OR FATAL

First Aid

First Aid:INHALE:REMOVE TO FRESH AIR, GIVE CPR/O*2 IF
NEED;EYES/SKIN:FLUSH W LG AMTS H*2O FOR 15 MIN;INGEST:RINSE MOUTH;
GET MEDICAL ATTENTION FOR EYES, BREATHING DIFFICULTY, OR OTHER
SYMPTOMS OF OVEREXPOSURE.

Fire Fighting

Flash Point:NON-FLAMMABLE
Extinguishing Media:NO FIRE HAZARDS;USE ANY MEDIA FOR SURROUNDING
FIRES.
Fire Fighting Procedures:COOL CONTAINERS WITH WATER;USE NIOSH FOR
SURROUNDING FIRES.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:STRONG OXIDIZER.IT MAY CAUSE FIRE WITH
OTHER ORG.MATERIALS;WILL ATTACK SOME METALS,GIVE FLAMMABL H*2

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:USE PROPER PERSONAL PROTECTION;DIKE
CONTAMINATED AREA;RECOVER FREE LIQUID;USE SUITABLE INTERTABSCORBENT
MATERIAL;NEUTRALIZE WITH SODA ASH OR LIME AND RECOVER FOR PROPER
DISPOSAL.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE ONLY IN APPROVED
CONTAINER;SELECT COOL,DRY AND WELL VENTILATED AREA;USE PROPER
PERSONAL PROTECTION.KEEP AWAY FROM IGNITION SOURCES.
Other Precautions:AVOID CONTACT WITH SKIN AND EYES,CLOTHES;DO NOT INHAL
MIST/VAPORS.WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER EACH USE.DO NOT EAT DRINK,SMOKE
IN WORK AREA.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:USE NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATOR FOR ACID
VAPORS/MIST IF ABOVE TLV
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST TO MAINTN BELOW TLV.
Protective Gloves:NEOPRENE
Eye Protection:GOGGLES/FACE SHIELD
Other Protective Equipment:FULL PROTECTIVE CLOTHING,SAFETY SHOWER,EYE
WASH STATION
Supplemental Safety and Health
MSDS DATED:11/16/83

Chemical Properties

HCC:C1
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:535F/279C
Vapor Pres:<.5
Spec Gravity:1.8354
Appearance and Odor:CLEAR TO SLIGHTLY TURBID;OFF WHITE TO STRAW COLOR

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
ALKALINE MATERIALS;SALTS OF OTHER ACID,ORG.MATERIALS,COMBUST
Stability Condition to Avoid:WATER;EXTREME HEAT.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:IF HEATED,FUMES OF SO*2 AND SO*3.

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE OF COLLECTED MATERIAL IN ACCORDANCE WITH
LOCAL,STATE AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

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