BBHWG - WAVICIDE-01 (2% GLUTARALDEHYDE SOLUTION)

  • MSDS: BBHWG
  • Manufacturer: WAVE ENERGY SYSTEMS INC
  • Product Name: WAVICIDE-01 (2% GLUTARALDEHYDE SOLUTION)
  • National Stock Number: 6840-01-164-3159
Product Identification

Product ID:WAVICIDE-01 (2% GLUTARALDEHYDE SOLUTION)
MSDS Date:01/01/1987
FSC:6840
NIIN:01-164-3159
MSDS Number: BBHWG

Responsible Party
WAVE ENERGY SYSTEMS INC
216 LITTLE FALLS ROAD
CEDAR GROVE, NJ 07009
US

Emergency Phone: 201-857-1125

Info Phone: 201-857-1125

Cage: 8G992

Contractor
WAVE ENERGY SYSTEMS, INC.
CEDAR GROVE, NJ 07009

Telephone: (201) 857-1125

Cage: 8G992

Ingredients

WATER, H2O

CAS: 7732-18-5

RTECS: ZC0110000

Fraction By Weight: 98%


GLUTARALDEHYDE

CAS: 111-30-8

RTECS: MA2450000

Fraction By Weight: 2%

OSHA PEL C 0.2 PPM

ACGIH TLV: C 0.2 PPM; 9192

Hazards

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:NO Skin:YES Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO IARC:NO OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:INGESTION: NAUSEA, VOMITING/GENERAL
SYSTEMIC ILLNESS. SKIN: PROLONGED/REPEATED CONTACT W/FULL-STRENGTH
SOLUTION MAY CAUSE YELLOW/SENSITIZATION.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NONE
Effects of Overexposure:INGESTION: NAUSEA, VOMITING & ILLNESS. SKIN:
PROLONGED/REPEATED CONTACT W/FULL-STRENGTH SOLUTION MAY CAUSE
YELLOW/SENSITIZATION.

First Aid

First Aid:INGESTION: GIVE 2 GLASSES OF WATER & INDUCE VOMITING. CALL
PHYSICIAN. SKIN: FLUSH W/WATER & REMOVE/WASH CONTAMINATED CLOTHING
BEFORE WEARING AGAIN. INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. EYES: FLUSH
W/PLENT Y OF WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MINS. GET MED ATT.

Fire Fighting

Extinguishing Media:IF WATER IS EVAPORATED MATERIAL CAN BURN. USE CO2,
DRY CHEMICAL, FOAM, ALCOHOL, POLYMER OR WATER FOG
Fire Fighting Procedures:SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS &
PROTECTIVE CLOTHING.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:AS SOLUTION HAS AROMA, VENTILATION IS
RECOMMENDED. BECAUSE LOW CONCENTRATIONS CAN BEGRADED IN A
BIOLOGICAL TREATMENT SYSTEM, SPILLS CAN BE FLUSHED W/VERY LARGE QTY
OF WATER INTO A STANDARD SEWER/SEPTI C SYSTEM OF APPROPRIATE
FEDERAL, STATE/LOCAL REGS.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:AVOID CONTAMINATION OF FOOD, CONTACT
W/EYE. AVOID REPEATED/PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO FULL STRENGTH SOLUTION
AS SENSITIZATION MAY DEVELOP.
Other Precautions:USE IN COVERED CONTAINERS WHENEVER POSSIBLE TO AVOID
EVAPORATION & MINIMIZE AROMA. HEATED SOLUTION MUST BE KEPT IN
COVERED CONTAINER UNTIL COOLED.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:NONE REQUIRED
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST: NOT NECESSARY. MECHANICAL: RECOMMENDED
Protective Gloves:RECOMMENDED
Eye Protection:NONE REQUIRED
Other Protective Equipment:NONE REQUIRED
Work Hygienic Practices:REMOVE/WASH CONTAMINATED CLOTHING BEFORE
WEARING AGAIN.
Supplemental Safety and Health

Chemical Properties

HCC:T6
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:212F
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:30F
Vapor Pres:16.4
Vapor Density: 3.5
Spec Gravity:1.006
Evaporation Rate & Reference:(BU AC = 1): 0.88
Solubility in Water:100%
Appearance and Odor:CLEAR, LIGHT STRAW-COLORED LIQUID, PUNGENT AROMA.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:98%

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
ALKALIES CATALYZE AN ALDOL-TYPE CONDENSATION.
Stability Condition to Avoid:HIGH TEMPERATURES (REMOVAL OF WATER, 200F)
Conditions to Avoid Polymerization:POLYMERIZATION CAN OCCUR BUT AT
TEMPS BELOW THE BOLING POINT OF WATER, IT IS NOT CONSIDERED
HAZARDOUS.

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:UNDER NORMAL CONDITIONS USED SOLUTION MAY BE
DISCARDED INTO A STANDARD SEWER OR SEPTIC SYSTEM. FOR LARGE SPILLS,
SEE DIRECTIONS ABOVE.

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