BRZDX - R-(-)-1,3-BUTANEDIOL 98%, 23761-2

  • MSDS: BRZDX
  • Manufacturer: ALDRICH CHEMICAL CO INC
  • Product Name: R-(-)-1,3-BUTANEDIOL 98%, 23761-2
  • National Stock Number: 6810-00N016640
Product Identification

Product ID:R-(-)-1,3-BUTANEDIOL 98%, 23761-2
MSDS Date:12/04/1987
FSC:6810
NIIN:00N016640
MSDS Number: BRZDX

Responsible Party
ALDRICH CHEMICAL CO INC.
1001 W. ST. PAUL AVE
MILWAUKEE, WI 53201
US

Emergency Phone: 414-273-3850

Info Phone: 414-273-3850/FAX -4979

Cage: 60928

Contractor
ALDRICH CHEMICAL CO INC
355 MILWAUKEE, WI 53233 US

Telephone: 414-273-3850

Cage: 60928

Ingredients

R-(-)-1,3-BUTANEDIOL

CAS: 6290-03-5

Hazards

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES Skin:YES Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO IARC:NO OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE EFTS:MAY BE HARMFUL BY INHAL,
INGEST, OR SKIN ABSORPTION. VAP OR MIST IS IRRITATING TO THE EYES,
MUCOUS MEMBRANES AND UPPER RESP TRACT. CAUSES SKIN IRRITATION. TO
THE BEST OF OUR KNOWLEDGE, THE CHEMICAL, PHYSICAL, AND
TOXICOLOGICAL PROPERTIES HAVE NOT BEEN THOROUGHLY INVESTIGATED.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NOT RELEVANT
Effects of Overexposure:SEE HEALTH HAZARDS.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

First Aid

First Aid:EYES:IMMEDIATELY FLUSH WITH COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF WATER FOR AT
LEAST 15 MINUTES. SKIN:WASH SKIN WITH SOAP AND COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF
WATER. INHAL:REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. IF NOT BREATHING GIVE ARTIFICIAL
RESPIRA TION. IF BREATHING IS DIFFICULT, GIVE OXYGEN. CALL A
PHYSICIAN. INGEST:CALL MD IMMEDIATELY . WASH CONTAMINATED CLOTHING
BEFORE REUSE.

Fire Fighting

Flash Point:250F,121C
Extinguishing Media:WATER SPRAY, CARBON DIOXIDE, DRY CHEMICAL POWDER,
ALCOHOL OR POLYMER FOAM.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED SCBA AND FULL
PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT .
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:EMITS TOXIC FUMES UNDER FIRE CONDITIONS.

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:WEAR RESPIRATOR, CHEMICAL SAFETY GOGGLES,
RUBBER BOOTS AND HEAVY RUBBER GLOVES. COVER W/DRY LIME OR SODA ASH,
PICK UP, KEEP IN CLOSED CONTAINERS & HOLD FOR WASTE DISPOSAL. VENT
AREA AND WASH SPILL SIT E AFTER MATERIAL PICKUP IS COMPLETE.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:DO NOT BREATHE VAP. AVOID CONTACT
W/EYES, SKIN, & CLOTHING. IRRITANT. KEEP TIGHTLY CLOSED.
HYGROSCOPIC. STORE UNDER NITROGEN. STORE IN COOL DRY PLACE.
Other Precautions:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATOR.
Ventilation:MECHANICAL EXHAUST REQUIRED.
Protective Gloves:CHEMICAL RESISTANT GLOVES.
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL SAFETY GOGGLES.
Other Protective Equipment:SAFETY SHOWER AND EYE BATH.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING.
Supplemental Safety and Health
NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

Chemical Properties

HCC:N1
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:>225F,>107C
Vapor Pres:0.6 @ 20C
Vapor Density:3.1
Spec Gravity:1.005
Appearance and Odor:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS, ACID CHLORIDES, ACID ANHYDRIDES,
CHLOROFORMATES, REDUCING AGENTS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:TOXIC FUMES OF:CARBON MONOXIDE, CARBON
DIOXIDE

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:DISSOLVE OR MIX THE MATERIAL WITH A COMBUSTIBLE
SOLVENT AND BURN IN A CHEMICAL INCINERATOR EQUIPPED WITH AN
AFTERBURNER AND SCRUBBER. OBSERVE ALL FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL
LAWS.

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