BBPXP - CHEMTREAT BL-8621

  • MSDS: BBPXP
  • Manufacturer: CHEMTREAT
  • Product Name: CHEMTREAT BL-8621
  • National Stock Number: 6850-00F004290
Product Identification

Product ID:CHEMTREAT BL-8621
MSDS Date:01/01/1987
FSC:6850
NIIN:00F004290
MSDS Number: BBPXP

Responsible Party
CHEMTREAT/ASHLAND, VA 23005

Emergency Phone: (804) 798-3231

Cage: EO490

Contractor
CHEMTREAT/ASHLAND, VA 23005
ASHLAND, VA 23005-3224 US

Telephone: 804-965-0505

Cage: EO490

Ingredients

POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE (SARA III)

CAS: 1310-58-3

RTECS: TT2100000

Fraction By Weight: 4.2%

OSHA PEL C, 2 MG/M3

ACGIH TLV: C 2 MG/M3; 9192

EPA Report Quantity: 1000 LBS

DOT Report Quantity: 1000 LBS

Hazards

Effects of Overexposure:SKIN/EYES: IRRITANT/CORROSIVE. ORAL: HARMFUL IF
SWALLOWED DUE TO IRRITATION.

First Aid

First Aid:SKIN/EYES: FLUSH W/WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MINUTES. GET MEDICAL
ATTENTION. ORAL: CALL A PHYSICIAN. DRINK WATER/VINEGAR OR FRUIT
JUICE. NEVER ADMINISTER ANYTHING BY MOUTH TO AN UNCONSCIOUS PERSON.

Fire Fighting

Flash Point:NONE
Lower Limits:NONE
Upper Limits:NONE
Extinguishing Media:WATER, CO2, DRY CHEMICAL, FOAM
Fire Fighting Procedures:NOT A FIRE HAZARD.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:CONTAIN AND RECOVER FOR REUSE.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:AVOID SKIN/EYE CONTACT. WEAR
PROTECTIVE CLOTHING. STORE AT AMBIENT TEMPERATURES.
Other Precautions:NONE

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:NONE REQUIRED
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST
Protective Gloves:RUBBER/NEOPRENE
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL SPLASH GOGGLES
Other Protective Equipment:RUBBER APRON AND EYE WASH FOUNTAIN.
Supplemental Safety and Health
MSDS DATE: 25 NOV 85. PH: 14.6 BLEND OF POLYPHOSPHATE, SULFITE SALT,
POLYMER & CAUSTIC POTASH IN WATER.

Chemical Properties

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:>212F
Vapor Pres:<17
Spec Gravity:1.182
Evaporation Rate & Reference:(WATER = 1) <1
Solubility in Water:COMPLETE
Appearance and Odor:BROWN LIQUID; MILD ODOR.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:80%

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG ACIDS/STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS/CATIONIC POLYMERS
Stability Condition to Avoid:NONE
Hazardous Decomposition Products:OXIDES OF CARBON. SULFUR DIOXIDE GAS
(SO2) IF HEATED.

Disposal

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

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