BHCVP - ACETONE,ACS

  • MSDS: BHCVP
  • Manufacturer: SPECTRUM CHEMICAL CO
  • Product Name: ACETONE,ACS
  • National Stock Number: 6810-01-015-8437
Product Identification

Product ID:ACETONE,ACS
MSDS Date:01/01/1992
FSC:6810
NIIN:01-015-8437
MSDS Number: BHCVP

Responsible Party
SPECTRUM CHEMICAL CO
14422 SOUTH SAN PEDRO STREET
GARDENA, CA 90248
US

Emergency Phone: 800-424-9300, 213-516-8000

Info Phone: 213-516-8000

Preparer: C.A. EISENHARD

Cage: 63415

Contractor
SPECTRUM LABORATORY PRODUCTS INC
GARDENA, CA 90248-2027 US

Telephone: 310-516-9843

Cage: 63415

Ingredients

ACETONE (SARA III)

CAS: 67-64-1

RTECS: AL3150000

Fraction By Weight: 100.0%

OSHA PEL 1000PPM

ACGIH TLV: 750PPM/1000STEL;9293

EPA Report Quantity: 5000 LBS

DOT Report Quantity: 5000 LBS

Hazards

LD50 LC50 Mixture:ORAL LD50 (RAT) IS 7400 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:EYES: IRRITATION, CONJUNCTIVITIS,
REVERSIBLE DAMAGE TO CORNEAL EPITHELIUM. SKIN: REVERSIBLE
HYPEREMIA. INHALATION: THROAT IRRITATION, HEADACHE, DIZZINESS,
ANOREXIA, KIDNEY DAMAGE, FATAL KETOSIS, GENER AL WEAKNESS,
HEMATOLOGIC CHANGES, VERTIGO, COUGHING. INGESTION: GASTROENTERIC
IRRITATION, VOMITING, HEPATORENAL LESIONS.
Effects of Overexposure:EYES: IRRITATION. SKIN: IRRITATION. INHALATION:
IRRITATION OF UPPER RESIRATORY TRACT, HEADACHE, DIZZINESS,
COUGHING. INGESTION: IRRITATION OF GI TRACT, NAUSEA, VOMITING.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:PERSON WITH PRE-EXISTING DISEASE
INVOLVING THE EYES, SKIN, OR RESPIRATORY TRACT MAY BE AT INCREASED
RISK FROM EXPOSURE. ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ENHANCE THE TOXIC EFFECTS
OF ACETONE.

First Aid

First Aid:EYES: FLUSH WITH LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER. IF IRRITATION
PERSISTS GET MEDICAL ATTENTION. SKIN: REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING.
WASH AREA WITH SOAP AND WATER. IF IRRITATION PERSISTS GET MEDICAL
ATTENTION. INHALATION: MOVE TO FRESH AIR. IF NOT BREATHING GIVE
CPR. IF BREATHING DIFFICULT GIVE OXYGEN. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION.
INGESTION: GASTRIC LAVAGE, CHARCOAL EMESIS. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION.

Fire Fighting

Flash Point Method:CC
Flash Point:-4F,-20C
Lower Limits:2.5
Upper Limits:13
Extinguishing Media:USE DRY CHEMICAL, CARBON DIOXIDE, WATER SPRAY, OR
ALCOHOL FOAM.
Fire Fighting Procedures:MOVE CONTAINERS FROM FIRE AREA IF POSSIBLE.
COOL FIRE-EXPOSED CONTAINERS WITH WATER UNTIL WELL AFTER FIRE IS
OUT. USE FLOODING AMOUNTS OF WATER AS FOG.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:SOLID WATER STREAM MAY BE INEFFECTIVE.
VAPORS MAY BE EXPLOSIVE AND POISONOUS. CONTAINERS MAY VIOLENTLY
RUPTURE AND TRAVEL CONSIDERABLE DISTANCE IN HEAT OR FIRE.

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:ELIMINATE SOURCES OF IGNITION. STOP LEAK IF
POSSIBLE. USE WATER SPRAY TO REDUCE VAPORS. TAKE UP WITH ABSORBENT
AND PLACE IN CONTAINERS FOR DISPOSAL. LARGE FIRE: DIKE AHEAD FOR
LATER DISPOSAL. ISOLATE AREA. NO SMOKING, FLAMES OR FLARES IN FIRE
AREA.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE IN A COOL, DRY, WELL VENTILATED
AREA AWAY FROM INCOMPATABLE MATERIALS. STORE IN CONTAINERS WHICH
MEET THE BONDING AND GROUNDING GUIDELINES.
Other Precautions:VAPORS MAY BE EXPLOSIVE AND POISONOUS. CONTAINERS MAY
VIOLENTLY RUPTURE AND TRAVEL A CONSIDERABLE DISTANCE IN HEAT OR
FIRE.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:BASED ON CONTAMINATION LEVEL IN WORK PLACE.
SUPPLIED AIR RESPIRATOR IN CONTINUOUS FLOW MODE, AIR PURIFYING GAS
MASK, SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS.
Ventilation:GENERAL DILUTION VENTILATION TO MEET PUBLISHED EXPOSURE
LIMITS. USE EXPLOSION-PROOF VENTILATION EQUIPMENT.
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL SAFETY GOGGLES
Other Protective Equipment:EYE WASH STATION AND SAFETY SHOWER.
IMPERVIOUS CLOTHING.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH AFTER HANDLING AND BEFORE EATING,
DRINKING, OR SMOKING. LAUNDER CONTAMINATED CLOTHING BEFORE REUSE.
Supplemental Safety and Health
THIS MSDS WRITTEN & SUPPLIED BY CHEMICAL COMMODITIES AGENCY. P/N IND B
WRITTEN BY MANUFACTURER.

Chemical Properties

HCC:F2
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:133F,56C
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:-139F,-95C
Vapor Pres:180 MM
Vapor Density:2.0 AIR=1
Spec Gravity:0.7899
Evaporation Rate & Reference:6 (BUTYL ACETATE=1)
Solubility in Water:VERY SOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:CLEAR,COLORLESS,VOLATILE LIQUID WITH A
CHARACTERISTIC,SWEETISH,MINT-LIKE ODOR

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
BROMINE, CHLOROFORM, CHROMIUM TRIOXIDE, HYDROGEN PEROXIDE, NITRIC ACID,
SULFUR DICHLORIDE.
Stability Condition to Avoid:STABLE UNDER NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND
PRESSURES.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:THERMAL DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS MAY
INCLUDE TOXIC OXIDES OF CARBON.
Conditions to Avoid Polymerization:WILL NOT OCCUR UNDER NORMAL
TEMPERATURES AND PRESSURES.

Disposal

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

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