BHDDT - LIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS

  • MSDS: BHDDT
  • Manufacturer: BLOSSMAN GAS INC
  • Product Name: LIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS
  • National Stock Number: 6830-00-261-7445
Product Identification

Product ID:LIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS
MSDS Date:11/22/1988
FSC:6830
NIIN:00-261-7445
MSDS Number: BHDDT

Responsible Party
BLOSSMAN GAS, INC.
809 WASHINGTON AVENUE
OCEAN SPRINGS, MS 39564
US

Emergency Phone: 800-424-9300

Info Phone: 601-875-2261

Preparer: ROBERT N. BOWERS

Cage: OEVG4

Contractor
BLOSSMAN GAS, INC.
OCEAN SPRINGS, MS 39564 US

Telephone: 800-424-9300

Cage: OEVG4

Ingredients

PROPANE

CAS: 74-98-6

RTECS: TX2275000

Fraction By Weight: 100%

OSHA PEL 1000 PPM

ACGIH TLV: ASPHYXIANT; 9192

Hazards

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES Skin:YES Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO IARC:NO OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:CAN CAUSE IRRITATION OR FREEZE BURNS
IF CONTACT WITH LIQUID OCCURS. RESPIRATORY IRRITATION, DIZZINESS,
NAUSEA, LOSS OF CONSCIOUSNESS CAN OCCUR WITH INHALATION OF VAPORS.
Effects of Overexposure:OVEREXPOSURE MAY CAUSE GASPING, DISORIENTATION,
UNCONSCIOUSNESS & POSSIBLY DEATHEXPOSURE TO RAPIDLY EXPANDING GAS
OR VAPORIZATION LIQUID MAY CAUSE FROSTBITE TO THE SKIN. PROLONGED
OR REPEATED SKIN CON TACT WITH THIS PRODUCT TENDS TO REMOVEOILS
POSSIBLY LEADING TO IRRITATION AND DERMATITIS.EYE CONTACT CAUSES
IRRITATION

First Aid

First Aid:EYE CONTACT: FLUSH WITH WATER. SKIN CONTACT: IF FREEZE BURNS
OCCUR, IMMERSE IN- VOLVED AREA IN WARM WATER, NOT HOT. KEEP
IMMERSED FOR 30-60 MINUTES.SEEK MEDICALASSISTANCE. INHALATION:
REMOVE FROM FURT HER EXPOSURE. IF UNCONSCIOUSNESS OCCURS,SEEK
MEDICAL ASSISTANCE & CALL A PHYSICIAN. IF BREATHING HAS STOPPED,
GIVE CPR.

Fire Fighting

Flash Point Method:CC
Flash Point:-156F -104C
Lower Limits:2.37%
Upper Limits:9.5%
Extinguishing Media:WATER FOG, CO2, DRY CHEMICAL
Fire Fighting Procedures:STOP FLOW OF GAS, USE WATER TO COOL FIRE -
EXPOSED CONTAINERS & TO PROTECT THOSEATTEMPTING THE SHUTOFF. ALLOW
FIRE TO BURN OUT. WEAR S.C.B.A.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:EXPLOSIVE AIR-VAPOR MAY FORM. CONTAINER
CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE AND MAY EXPLODE IF EXPOSED TO FIRE.

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:STOP FLOW OF GAS. EVAPORATE TO ATMOSPHERE AND
USE WATER SPRAY TO DILUTE VAPOR CLOUD. EVACUATE AREA. REMOVE ALL
IGNITION SOURCES. REMOVE LEAKING CONTAINER TO DETACHED AREA.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:USE/STORE IN COOL, WELL VENTILATED
AREA AWAY FROM ALL SOURCES OF HEAT & IGNITION. GROUND AND BOND
ALL TRANSFER EQUIPMENT AND STORAGE CONTAINERS.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:WHEN VAPOR OR MIST CONCENTRATIONS EXCEED
APPLICABLE STANDARDS, SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS MUST BE
USED.
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST REQUIRED AND EQUIPMENT MUST BE EXPLOSION
PROOF
Protective Gloves:THERMALLY PROTECTIVE GLOVES
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL TYPE GOGGLES AND FACE SHIELD
Supplemental Safety and Health
NK

Chemical Properties

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:-45C/-49F
Decomp Temp:Decomp Text:3595F/1995C
Vapor Pres:*SEE BELOW
Vapor Density:1.52
Spec Gravity:0.509 @ 60F
Evaporation Rate & Reference:*SEE BELOW
Solubility in Water:NEGLIGIBLE
Appearance and Odor:ODORLESS GAS WITH ODORANT ADDED WITH SMELL OF
ROTTEN EGGS.

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
AVOID CONTACT WITH STRONG OXIDANTS SUCH AS LIQUID CHLORINE,
CONCENTRACTED OXYGEN, SODIUM/CALCIUM HYPOCHLORITE.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NK *VAP PRES:MMHG @ 20C:1000.0
Hazardous Decomposition Products:FUMES, SMOKE, CARBON MONOXIDE,
ALDEHYDES AND OTHER DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS, IN THE CASE OF
INCOMPLET COMBUSTION.

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:PRODUCT IS SUITABLE FOR BURNING IN AN ENCLOSED,
CONTROLLED BURNER FOR FUEL VALUE OR DISPOSAL BY SUPERVISOED
INCINERATION. PRODUCT IS SUITABLE FORPROCESSING BY AN APPROVED
RECYCLING FACILITY OR CAN BE DISPOSED AT ANY GOV'T APPROVED
WASTE SITE.

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