BHBYF - HYDROCHORIC ACID, 20-22 DEG BAUME

Product Identification

Product ID:HYDROCHORIC ACID, 20-22 DEG BAUME
MSDS Date:07/01/1988
FSC:6810
NIIN:00-236-5665
MSDS Number: BHBYF

Responsible Party
REAGENT CHEMICAL & RESEARCH INC.
124 RIVER ROAD
MIDDLESEX, NJ 08846
US

Emergency Phone: 800-231-1807/800-424-9300(CHEMTREC)

Info Phone: 800-231-1807

Cage: 0UAP0

Contractor
REAGENT CHEMICAL AND RESEARCH INC WHITE FLYER DIV
MIDDLESEX, NJ 08846 US

Telephone: 800-231-1807/800-424-9300(CHEMTREC)

Cage: 0UAP0

Ingredients

HYDROGEN CHLORIDE (HYDROCHLORIC ACID) (SARA III)

CAS: 7647-01-0

RTECS: MW4025000

Fraction By Weight: 31.5-36%

OSHA PEL C 5 PPM

ACGIH TLV: C 5 PPM; 9192

EPA Report Quantity: 5000 LBS

DOT Report Quantity: 5000 LBS

Hazards

LD50 LC50 Mixture:LD50 (ORAL RABBIT) IS 900 MG/KG
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES Skin:YES Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO IARC:NO OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE-EYES:SEVERE IRRITATION,PAINFUL
BURNS. SKIN:SEVERE BURNS. INHALATION:ULCERATION OF
NOSE,THROAT,LARYNX. INGESTION: SEVERE BURNS OF MUCOUS MEMBRANE OF
MOUTH,ESOPHAGUS,STOMACH. CHRONIC-EYES: PERMANE NT VISUAL
IMPAIRMENT,TOTAL LOSS OF SIGHT. SKIN:DERMATITIS. INHALATION:EDEMA
OF LUNGS.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NONE OF THE COMPOUNDS IN THIS PRODUCT IS
LISTED BY IARC, NTP, OR OSHA AS A CARCINOGEN.
Effects of Overexposure:EYES:PAINFUL BURNS. SKIN:SEVERE BURNS.
INHALATION:COUGHING,BURNING OF THROAT,CHOKING SENSATION.
INGESTION:LIPS AND MOUTH USUALLY TURN WHITE,AND LATER BROWN.PAIN IN
THE THROAT AND STOMACH, DIFFICULTY I N SWALLOWING,INTENSE
THIRST,NAUSEA AND VOMITING,FOLLOWED BY DIARRHEA,IN SEVERE CASES BY
COLLAPSE AND UNCONSCIOUSNESS.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:PERSONS WITH PRE-EXISTING DISEASE
INVOLVING SKIN, OR RESPIRATORY TRACT MAY BE AT INCREASED RISK FROM
EXPOSURE.

First Aid

First Aid:INHALATION:REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. RESUSCITATE IF NOT BREATHING.
GET MEDICAL ATTENTION. EYES:IMMEDIATELY FLUSH WITH PLENTY OF WATER
FOR 15 MINUTES HOLDING EYELIDS OPEN. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION. SKIN:
REMOV E CONTAMINATED CLOTHING. WASH WITH SOAPAND WATER. GET MEDICAL
ATTENTION. INGESTION:DRINK 2-3 GLASSES OF WATER.DO NOT INDUCE
VOMITING. GIVE NOTHING BY MOUTH IF UNCONSCIOUS. GET IMMEDIATE
MEDICAL ATTEN

Fire Fighting

Flash Point:NON-FLAMMABLE
Extinguishing Media:USE APPROPRIATE MEDIA FOR THE SURROUNDING FIRE.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR FIRE FIGHTING PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT AND A
FULL FACED SELF CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS. EVACUATE AREA. COOL
FIRE EXPOSED CONTAINERS WITH WATER SPRAY.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:THOUGH NON-FLAMMABLE, HYDROCHLORIC ACID
REACTS WITH ALL METALS, EXCEPT GOLD AND PLATINUM, WITH RAPID
EVOLUTION OF HYDROGEN WHICH IS FLAMMABLE AND EXPLOSIVE.

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:WEAR SCBA AND PROTECTIVE CLOTHING.NEUTRALIZE
WITH LIME,SODA ASH OR LIMESTONE SOLUTIONS.NEUTRALIZATION WILL
EVOLVE CARBON DIOXIDE.IN ENCLOSED SPACES,PROVIDE AMPLE
VENTILATION.ABSORB IN INERT MATERIAL,A ND PLACE IN APPROPRIATE
DISPOSAL CONTAINER.
Neutralizing Agent:LIME(CALCIUM HYDROXIDE),SODA ASH(SODIUM CARBONATE),
LIMESTONE(CALCIUM CARBONATE)

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE IN A COOL, DRY, WELL VENTILATED
AREA. KEEP CONTAINERS TIGHTLY CLOSED WHEN NOT IN USE. PROTECT
CONTAINERS FROM PHYSICAL DAMAGE.
Other Precautions:DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY. DO NOT BREATHE MIST. AVOID
PROLONGED OR REPEATED BREATHING OF VAPOR. AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES.
USE WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION. WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING. FOR
INDUSTRIAL USE ONLY.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:POWERED AIR-PURIFYING RESPIRATOR WITH AN ACID
GAS CARTRIDGE OR SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS AS REQUIRED FOR
THE EXPOSURE OF CONCERN.
Ventilation:GENERAL (MECHANICAL) VENTILATION.LOCAL EXHAUST IN ENCLOSED
AREAS.
Protective Gloves:RUBBER,PVC.
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL GOGGLES AND/OR FULL FACE SHIELD
Other Protective Equipment:IMPERVIOUS CLOTHING,FOOTWEAR AND HEAD GEAR.
EYE WASH STATION AND SAFETY SHOWER.
Work Hygienic Practices:OBSERVE GOOD PERSONAL HYGIENE PRACTICES AND
RECOMMENDED PROCEDURES. DO NOT WEAR CONTAMINATED CLOTHING OR
FOOTWEAR.
Supplemental Safety and Health
AVOID PROLONGED OR REPEATED EXPOSURE. DO NOT GET ON SKIN OR IN EYES. DO
NOT BREATHE VAPORS OR MISTS.

Chemical Properties

HCC:C1
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:230F,110C
Vapor Pres:50-60
Spec Gravity:1.160-1.1789
Solubility in Water:COMPLETE
Appearance and Odor:LIQUID WITH SHARP, PUNGENT, IRRITATING ODOR.

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
METALS OF ALL TYPES.
Stability Condition to Avoid:HIGH HEAT, OPEN FLAMES AND OTHER SOURCES
OF IGNITION WHEN THE ACID IS IN CONTACT WITH METALS.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:POISONOUS CHLORINE GAS.

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:NOTIFY YOUR LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICER.DISPOSAL
SHOULD BE MADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND
LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS.

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