Methyl Green Zinc Chloride Salt by csgirla


									                  Methyl Green Zinc Chloride Salt
                                         (Ethyl Green)
                             Material Safety Data Sheet
      Protective Equipment                    TDG                                  WHMIS
                                Shipping Name: Not Dangerous Goods
                                TDG Classification: Not Applicable            D2B toxic material
                                UN Number (PIN): Not Applicable
                                Packing Group: Not Applicable
                                Emergency Response Guide Number:
                                       Not registered
     See SECTION VIII for                    See SECTION XV for details
            details                See SECTION XIV for details

SECTION I: Chemical Product and Company Identification
Common/Trade Name                    Methyl Green Zinc Chloride Salt
Synonyms                             Ethyl Green
Colour Index Number                  42590
Chemical Formula                     C27H35N3ClBr.xZnCl2
Molecular Mass                       472.5
CAS#                                 7114-03-6
Supplier                             Primurlyn Technologies Incorporated
                                     #405-908 West 7th Ave.
                                     Vancouver, BC
                                     V5Z 1C3, Canada
Last Updated                         June 1, 2009
Prepared By                          C. Murphy
Material Uses                        Histology stain preparation

SECTION II: Hazardous Ingredients
     Name          Percent (%)                  CAS#                 LD50 (oral rat)     LC50 (dermal
1.                           ~90%             7114-03-6              Not determined     Not determined

SECTION III: Hazards Identification

Skin Contact             May be an irritant
Eye Contact              May be an Irritant
Ingestion                Large oral dose may cause irritation to the gastrointestinal tract. The
                         toxicological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
Inhalation               May cause respiratory tract irritation. The toxicological properties of this
                         substance have not been fully investigated.

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SECTION IV: First Aid Measures
Skin Contact Flush skin with soap and water for five minutes after contact. Seek medical attention if
             irritation develops or persists. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Eye Contact Flush eyes immediately with water for at least 15 minutes. Lift upper and lower eyelids
             occasionally. Seek medical attention.
Ingestion    If swallowed, give several glasses of water to dilute. If large amounts were swallowed,
             get medical advice.
Inhalation   Remove to fresh air. Get medical attention for any breathing difficulty.

SECTION V: Fire Fighting Measures
Flash Point (Method)                       Not determined
Flammable Limits                           Not Determined
Extinguishing Media                        Foam, dry chemical, CO2, Water Spray
Special Fire Fighting Procedures           Use full protective equipment and self-contained breathing
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards         Not available
NFPA RATING (estimated)                    Health: 1; Flammability: 0; Instability: 0

SECTION VI: Accidental Release Measures
Steps to be taken in case the        Ventilate area of leak or spill. Wear appropriate protective
Material is Spilled or Released      equipment as specified in section 8. Spills: sweep up and
                                     place in a suitable container for reclamation or disposal.
                                     Vacuuming or wet sweeping may be used to avoid dust

SECTION VII: Handling and Storage
Precautions to be taken in Handling        Avoid ingestion and inhalation. Practice reasonable caution
and Storing                                and personal cleanliness. Avoid skin and eye contact. Store
                                           in sealed containers in a dry place away from heat.

SECTION VIII: Exposure Control/Personal Protection
Respiratory Protection               Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respiratory product when
                                     airborne exposure exceeds TLV.
Ventilation                          General Mechanical
Protective Gloves                    Impervious gloves
Eye Protection                       Goggles
Other Protective Equipment (Specify) Safety shower, and eye wash
Exposure Limits                      ACGIH: None listed.
                                     NIOSH: None listed.
                                     OSHA - Final PELs: None listed.
                                     OSHA Vacated PELs: No OSHA Vacated PELs are listed for
                                     this chemical.

SECTION IX: Physical and Chemical Properties
Appearance                            Red Brown Powder
Odor                                  No information found
Specific Gravity                      Not Determined
Boiling Point (°C)                    Not Determined
Melting Point (°C)                    230oC (4464 F)
Solubility in Water                   Soluble
Percent Volatile by Volume            Not Determined
Evaporation Rate                      Not Determined
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg)                Negligible

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Vapor Density (Air = 1)                  Negligible
pH                                       Not Applicable

SECTION X: Stability and Reactivity
Stability                                Stable under ordinary conditions of use and storage. Light
Incompatibility (Conditions to Avoid)    Strong oxidizer
Conditions of Reactivity                 Incompatibles
Hazardous Decomposition Products         Carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, and sulfur
                                         oxides when heated to decomposition or burned
Hazardous Polymerization                 [xx] WILL NOT OCCUR           [] MAY OCCUR

SECTION XI: Toxicological Information
RETC#                                 CAS# 7114-03-6: unlisted
Sensitization to Product              No Information Available
Carcinogenicity                       No Information Available
Epidemiology                          No Information Available
Reproductive Toxicity                 No Information Available
Teratogenicity                        No Information Available
Mutagenicity                          No Information Available
Chronic Exposure                      No Information Available
Name of Toxicological                 No Information Available
Synergistic Products

SECTION XII: Ecological Information
Ecological Information                   Not Available

SECTION XIII: Disposal Considerations
Waste Disposal Method                 Chemical waste generators must determine whether a
                                      discarded chemical is classified as a hazardous waste. US
                                      EPA guidelines for the classification determination are listed
                                      in 40 CFR Parts 261.3. Additionally, waste generators must
                                      consult state and local hazardous waste regulations to ensure
                                      complete and accurate classification.
RCRA P-Series                         None listed
RCRA U-Series                         None listed

SECTION XIV: Transportation Information
Proper Shipping Name                Not Dangerous Goods
IATA                                Non-hazardous for Air Transport
DOT                                 Non-hazardous
Class                               Not Applicable
TDG Label                           No
UN Number (PIN)                     Not Applicable
TDG Placard                         No
Packing Group                       Not Applicable
Emergency Response Guide Number     Not Registered

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SECTION XV: Regulatory Information
                                        US Federal
TSCA                                 CAS# 7114-03-6 is not listed on the TSCA inventory
Health and Safety Reporting List     Not listed
Chemical Test Rules                  Not Applicable
Section 12b                          Not-Applicable
TSCA Significant New Use Rule        Does not have SNUR under TSCA
SARA                                 CAS# 2353-45-9: chronic
                                     Section 302 (RQ)
                                     None of the chemicals in this material have an RQ.
                                     Section 302 (TPQ)
                                     None of the chemicals in this product have a TPQ.
                                     Section 313
                                     No chemicals are reportable under Section 313.
Clean Air Act                        This material does not contain any hazardous air pollutants.
                                     This material does not contain any Class 1 Ozone depletors.
                                     This material does not contain any Class 2 Ozone depletors.
Clean Water Act                      CWA: Hazardous Substances: Not Listed; Priority Pollutants:
                                     Not Listed; Toxic Pollutants: Not Listed
OSHA                                 None of the chemicals in this product are considered highly
                                     hazardous by OSHA.
State                                CAS# 7114-03-6 is not present on state lists from CA, PA,
                                     MN, MA, FL, or NJ
                             European/International Regulations
European Labeling in Accordance with Not Available
EC Directives Hazard Symbols:
Risk Phrases                                           None
Safety phrases                                         S 24/25 Avoid contact with skin and eyes
                                                       S 37 Wear suitable gloves
                                                       S 45 In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice
                                                       immediately (show the label where possible)
                                                       S 28A After contact with skin, wash immediately with plenty of
WGK (Water Danger Protection)                          None
WHMIS                                                  D2B
DSL/NDSL                                               CAS# 5141-20-8 is listed on Canada’s DSL List
Canadian Ingredient Disclosure List                    CAS# 5141-20-8 is not listed on Canada’s Ingredient
                                                       Disclosure List.
Exposure Limits                                        CAS# 7114-03-6 (listed as zinc): OEL-ARAB Republic of
                                                       Egypt: TWA 0.1 mg.

The information contained herein is offered only as a guide to the handling of this specific product and has been prepared in good
faith by technically knowledgeable personnel. It is not intended to be all-inclusive and the manner and conditions of use and
handling may involve other and additional considerations. No warranty of any kind is given or implied. Primurlyn Technologies
Incorporated will not be liable for any damages, losses, injuries, or consequential damages, which may result from the use of or
reliance on any information contained herein.

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