Material Safety Data Sheet

 

 

1.      IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE / PREPARATION AND THE COMPANY UNDERTAKING

 

Chemical Name : MURIATICOL S

Synonyms : Acid Pickling Inhibitor and Defumer

Chemical Formula : N/A

Supplier : NIVACHEM , Edward Zacny , Sobieski Str. , 32-400 Myslenice , POLAND

Emergency Telefone Numer : International + 48 12 2743994 ; + 48 609212550

Emergency Fax Number : International + 48 12 2742774

 

1.      COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

 

Chemical Name CAS-No % EINECS-No Symbol(s) R-phrase(s)

1.Hexamethylenetetraamine

100-97-0 20 202-905-8 Xn R 42/43

 

2 Polyoxyethylene Coconut Amine

8051-52-3 ( R)

61791-14-8 10 < N/A Xi R 36/38

 

3. Polyoxyethylene Hydrogenated Tallow Amine

61791-26-2 5 < N/A Xi R 36/38

Balance is water and a mixture of non-hazardous substances.

 

2.      HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

 

Information on R and S Risk phrases :

The classification in Accordance with EC Directives .91/155/EEC, as amended by

93/112/ EEC and 96/54 EC.

R 36/38 ; R 42/43

Xi - irritant S 26 ; S 36/37/39 ; S 45

 

Physical/Chemical hazards : LOW

Environmental hazards : LOW

Human health hazards : HARMFUL

 

4.      FIRST AID MEASURES

 

Effects and symptoms

Acute - Swallowed : May cause nausea and vomiting if ingested in quantity.

May cause gastroenteritis with abdominal pain. Systemic effects may

follow and may include ringing of the ears , dizziness, elevated blood pressure ,

blurred vision and tremors.

Acute- Eye : May cause irritation with symptoms of redness , swelling , itching, tearing

and pain.

Acute- Inhaled : May cause sensitisation by inhalation. May cause irritation to the respiratory

tract , coghing , shortness of breath , sore throat , runny nose.

Chronic Skin contact : Prolonged contact may cause skin irritation and possibly skin

sensitation.

First aid measures

Ingestion : Dring plenty of water. Rinse mouth with water.

seek immediate medical assistance.

Inhalation : Remove victim to fresh air. seek medical attention.

Skin contact : Wash off plenty of water – call a physician. Remove contaminated clothing

and wash before re-use. seek medical asssistance if effects persist.

 

Eye contact : Rinse immedietely with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.

 

5.      FIRE –FIGHTING MEASURES

Flammability : Non- flammable. Burning to dryness may produce obnoxious fumes.

Suitable extinguishing media : water, water spay, dry power , foam , carbon dioxide.

Not suitable : -

Hazardous decomposition products :

Oxides of nitrogen , HCN , CO.

Hexamethylenetetraamine ( Hexamine ) could decompose to formaldehyde, which

is a listed potential carcinogen - TWA : 1 mg/m3 , STEL : 2 mg/m3

( Carcinogen Category 2 – Probably human carcinogen – Worksafe Aust. ).

6.      ACCIDENTIAL RELEASE MEASURES

Personal precautions : Wear suitable PCV gloves and eye face protection . Feceshield is

appropriate. For footwear use rubber boots.

Environmental precautions : Do not let product enter drains.

Method of cleaning up: Contain and collect using suitable innert solid absorbent ( sand,

sawdust , bentonite , acid binder , silica gel ). Place into suitable container

disposal. Cleaning residuls . Flush away traces with plenty water .

 

7.      HANDLING AND STORAGE

 

Storage/Handling : No specjal storage conditions required.

Keep container tightly sealed.

Recommended storage temperature : 5 – 40 grad C . Not store under – 2-3 grad C –

less sensitive to freeze.

Packaging Material Suitable : Polyethylene or polyprophylene containers.

Not Suitable Material : -

Information for safe handling : Ensure good ventilation/exhaustion at the workplace.

Prevent formation of aerosols.

Information about protection against explosions and fire : The product is not flammable.

 

8.      EXPOSURE CONTROLS ? PERSONAL PROTECTION

 

National Ocuupational Exposure Limits : N/A

Recommended monitoring procedures : N/A

Personal protection equipment:

Respiratory protection : None normally required but in case of insufficient ventilation

wear suitable respiratory equipment.

Skin aund body protection : Protective suit.

Hand protection : Rubber or plastic ( PCV ) gloves.

Eye protection : Safety glasses.

General protective and hygienic measures : Keep away from foodstuffs , beverages,

and food. Wash hands during breaks and at the end of work.

Use skin protection cream for preventive skin protection.

Do not inhale fumes , gases and aerosols.

Instantly remove any soiled and impregnated garments.

 

9.      PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

 

Form : Aqueous solution.

Colour : Brown .

Odour : Slight.

Molecular weight : N/A

Boiling Point / range : 102 grad C.

Freezing point : - 14 grad C.

Decomposition temperature : -

Specific grafity : 1.1 [ g/cm3 ].

pH : 5 ( 10 % )

Solubility in ? Miscibility with Water : fuuly miscible :

Flash point : > 100 grad C :

Ignition temperature : > 200 grad C.

Danger of explosion : Product is not explosive.

Viscosity : fluid , watery.

 

10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

 

Stabitity : Stable.

Materials/Conditions to avoided : Oxidisisng agents , strong acids and alkali.

Reacts with certain metals.

Hazardous decoposition products : None at correctly use.

At 300-800 grad C decoposition to nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide,

carbon dioxide, amonia and/or derivates.

Hazardous Polimerization : has not been reported.

 

11    . TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Main Constituents : MURIATICOL S

Acute toxicity

Oral : No data available . Harmful.

Inhalation : CAS :100-97-0 May cause sensitization by inhalation

Skin irritation : Hexamethylenetetraamine may cause sensitization on skin contact.

Eye irritation : Eye irritant.

 

 

 

Toxicological Data :

CAS No : 100-97-0 , U.S.EPA PC Code : 045501

LD/LD 50

Fish , Bleak Alburnus alburnus , LC50 ( ug/L ) = 10,000,000 - Not Acutely Toxic.

Fish, Shiepshead minnow , Cyprinodon variegates , LC 50 ( ug/L ) = 49,000,000

- Not Acutely Toxic.

Fish , Fatead minnow, Pimmephales promelas , LC 50 ( ug/L ) = 49,800,000

- Not Acutely Toxic.

Zooplankton , Harpacticoid copepod, LC 50 ( ug/L ) = 92,000,000 –

-         Not Acutely Toxic.

 

Rat , LD 50 , oral, 9200 mg / kg - Practically non Toxic.

Carcinogenicity : ACGIH : CAS : 100-97-0 not classifiable as a human carcinogen

IARC.

12.      ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Information about elimination /persistence and degrabillity :

Degree of elimination for CAS: 100-97-0 ( method 84/4449/EEC ) 94-98 %.

Degree of elimination for CAS: 8051-52-3 and 61791-26-2 ( 82/242/EEC ) –80%.

Behaviour in sewage processing plants : With proper treatment in adapted biological sewage purification plant. activity disturbance of sewage sludge will not

expected.

COD – value : 500 mg O2/g.

BSB% value : 250 mg O2 /g.

 

13.      DISPOSAL CONSIDIRATIONS

 

Method of Disposal : In accordance with national ( local ) regulations.

Waste Disposal Key No : Acc. European Waste Catalogue (EWC) : 11 01 05

Acid Pickling Solutions . The mentioned waste codes are recommendations based

on the product application as suggested by the manufacturer. Special applications

( disposal conditions ) may require another waste code.

Other information : After prior treatment product has to be filled or incinerated under adherence to the regulations pertaining to the disposal of hazardous waste.

Packaging : Empty contaminated packaging thoroughly. They can be recycled

after thorough and proper cleaning .

Disposal : Must be made according to official regulations.

Recommended cleaning solution : WATER , if necessary with cleaning agent.

 

 

14.      TRANSPORT INFORMATION

 

UN-No – None

IMDG / ADR Class – Not classified as dangerous in the meaning of Transport

Regulations.

 

 

 

 

15.      REGULATORY INFORMATION

 

Designation according to EC regulations : This product has been classified and

labeled in accordance with EC Directives.

EC Classification ::

 

 

X I Irritant

Risk phrases :

 

R 36/38 – Irritating to eyes and skin.

R 42/43 - May cause sensitization by inhalation and skin contact.

 

S 26 – In case of contact with eyes , rinse immediately with plenty of water

and seek medical advice.

 

S 36/37/39 – Wear suitable protective clothing , gloves and eye/face protection.

S 45 - In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately and show the label where possible.

 

16.      OTHER INFORMATION

 

Date of issue : 2003-04-30 , Gen. changes : 2004-05-30

The above data are based on our current knowledge at the time of publication.

However, they shall not constitute a guarantee for any specific product features.

Purchasers should make their own tests to determine the suitability to this product

for a particular purpose.

Reference should be made to a Product Data Sheet regarding to the quality of the

product. It does not constitute any warranty or guarantee as to the quality properties

condition or otherwise of the product.

It is the responsibility of a recipient of the date to remain currently informed

on chemical hazard information , to design and update its own program an to

comply with all national , federal , state oand other local laws and regulations

applicable to safety , occupational heath and environmental law regulations .