BBGWZ - DEARBORN 66

Product Identification

Product ID:DEARBORN 66
MSDS Date:01/01/1985
FSC:6810
NIIN:00F000556
MSDS Number: BBGWZ

Responsible Party
DEARBORN CHEMICAL CO., SUBSID. W.R. GRACE & CO.

Emergency Phone: 312/438-8241

Cage: 7M570

Contractor
GRACE W R AND CO DEARBON DIV
LAKE ZURICH, IL 60047 US

Telephone: 708-438-1800

Cage: 71881

Ingredients

SODIUM SULFITE (CAS NO. 7757-83-7)

CAS: 7757-83-7

RTECS: WE2150000

Fraction By Weight: 95%

ACGIH TLV: 30

Hazards

Effects of Overexposure:POSSIBLY HARMFUL BY DEPRESSION OF BLOOD
PRESSURE, GASTRIC IRRITATION.

First Aid

First Aid:INGESTION: MILD EMETIC AND COPIOUS FLUIDS SUGGESTED. SKIN:
WASH OFF WITH WATER. EYES: VERY MILDLY ALKALINE, POSSIBLY IRRITANT;
FLUSH WITH WATER.

Fire Fighting

Flash Point:NONE
Fire Fighting Procedures:NON-FLAMMABLE
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:SWEEP UP AND RETURN TO CONTAINER FOR USE IF
NOT CONTAMINATED. DISCARD CONTAMINATED PDUCT AS NOTED UNDER
DISPOSAL INSTRUCTIONS BELOW.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:KEEP CONTAINERS CLOSED AND DRY. STORE
IN A DRY PLACE, AWAY FROM STRONG OXIDIZERS. USE FLOATINGOVER OVER
SOLUTIONS TO AVOID OXIDATION LOSSES.
Other Precautions:FOR INDUSTRIAL USE ONLY. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF
CHILDREN.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:ADEQUATE RESPIRATOR FOR DUSTING--3M #8710 OR
EQUAL
Protective Gloves:NONE REQUIRED
Eye Protection:GOGGLES
Other Protective Equipment:NONE REQUIRED
Supplemental Safety and Health
300 GENESEE ST., LAKE ZURICH, IL 60047.

Chemical Properties

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:DECOMPOSES
Solubility in Water: 12%
Appearance and Odor:REDDISH BROWN POWDER - MILD ODOR.

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZERS (CHLORINE, PEROXIDES, ETC.)
Stability Condition to Avoid:SLOWLY OXIDIZES TO SODIUM SULFATE
Hazardous Decomposition Products:NONE

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE USING CHEMICAL SCAVENGER SERVICE IN
SANITARY LANDFILL. FOR ADDITIONAL DISPOSAL INSTRUCTIONS, CONTACT
YOUR STATE WATER POLLUTION CONTROL AGENCY. THIS PRODUCT IS NOT AN
EPA HAZARDOUS WASTE.

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