BHCMJ - CAPACITOR 3188 LIQ CONTENT,SERIES > 250 VDC

Product Identification

Product ID:CAPACITOR 3188 LIQ CONTENT,SERIES > 250 VDC
MSDS Date:02/16/1986
FSC:5910
NIIN:00N009061
MSDS Number: BHCMJ

Responsible Party
MEPCO/CENTRALAB, INC. (NORTH AMERICAN PHILIPS CO.)
6071 ST. ANDREWS ROAD
COLUMBIA, SC 29210

Emergency Phone: 803-772-2500

Info Phone: 803-772-2500

Preparer: ROBBIE L. JENKINS

Cage: 56699

Contractor
MEPCO/CENTRALAB, A NORTH AMERICAN PHILLIPS COMPANY
COLUMBIA, SC 29210-3119 US

Telephone: 803-772-2500

Cage: 56699

Ingredients

ETHYLENE GLYCOL (SARA III)

CAS: 107-21-1

RTECS: KW2975000

OSHA PEL C 50 PPM

ACGIH TLV: C 50 PPM,VAPOR; 9192

EPA Report Quantity: 1 LB

DOT Report Quantity: 1 LB

Hazards

LD50 LC50 Mixture:N/K
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO IARC:NO OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:SYSTEMIC:CAN CAUSE KIDNEY DAMAGE WHICH
MAY BE FATAL.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NONE
Effects of Overexposure:EYES:SEVERE
IRRITANT.SKIN:IRRITANT.INGESTION:TOXIC HAZARD REVIEW-ACUTE
INGESTION HIGH.INHALATION:IRRITANT.SYSTEMIC:CAN CULATION FOLLOWED
BY DEPRESSION.CAN CAUSE IRRITATION TO MUCOUS MEMBRANES.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:N/K

First Aid

First Aid:EYE:FLUSH WITH WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MIN.GET MEDICAL
ATTENTION.SKIN:WASH AREA,REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING
IMMEDIATELY.INGESTION:GIVE PLENTY OF WATER,INDUCE VOMITING GET
MEDICAL ATTENTION. INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR,IF NOT BREATHING
GIVE ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION.GIVE OXYGEN.GET MEDICAL ATTENTION.

Fire Fighting

Flash Point Method:TCC
Flash Point:>225F,107C
Lower Limits:N/K
Upper Limits:N/K
Extinguishing Media:WATER FOG.
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED SCBA AND FULL
PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT .WATER MAY CAUSE FROTHING.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION
PRODUCTS:AMMONIA.CARBON MONOXIDE AND/OR CARBON DIOXIDE.

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:PPREVENT SPREAD OF SPILL.SWEEP OR SCOOP UP AND
REMOVE.ABSORB WITH SAND OR INERT MATERIAL.
Neutralizing Agent:N/K

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:DO NOT GET IN EYES,ON SKIN OR ON
CLOTHING.DO NOT BREATHE DUST OR MIST.
Other Precautions:EMPTY CONTAINER MAY CONTAIN HAZARDOUS RESIDUE.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATOR APPROPRIATE FOR
EXPOSURE OF CONCERN .
Ventilation:LOCAL AND GENERAL VENTILATION NECESSARY TO KEEP AIR
CONCENTRATION BELOW TLV .MECHANICAL EXHAUST.
Protective Gloves:PVC,NATURAL RUBBER.
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL WORKERS GOGGLES .
Other Protective Equipment:APRON,EMERGENCY EYEWASH.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING.
Supplemental Safety and Health
PH:4.8-5.5.FREEZING POINT:BELOW -40C,-40F.SPECIFIC GRAVITY:1.246 AT
25C.77C (WATER=1).

Chemical Properties

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:>130C,266F
Decomp Temp:Decomp Text:N/K
Vapor Density:>2 (AIR=1)
Spec Gravity:(SEE SUPP DATA)
Evaporation Rate & Reference:<0.17 (BUTYLACETATE=1)
Solubility in Water:COMPLETE
Appearance and Odor:AMBER COLOR LIQUID WITH MILD ODOR.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:100

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG ACIDS AND STRONG OXIDIZERS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:OPEN FLAMES.IGNITION SOURCES.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:MAY PRODUCE AMMONIA,CARBON MONOXIDE
AND/OR CARBON DIOXIDE.NO
Conditions to Avoid Polymerization:WILL NOT OCCUR.

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSAL MUST BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH
FEDERAL,STATE AND LOCAL REGULATIONS .MAY BE INCINERATED IN FURNACE
WHERE PERMITTED.

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