MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
Product Name: D鈥ox Flowable Charcoal Chemical Name: Activated carbon
W.A.Cleary Product Code: 4853 (2.5 gal), 4854 (55 gal) Synonyms: None
E.P.A. Registration Number: Not regulated
Hazardous Ingredients (CAS #) Percent Exposure Limits
Activated charcoal (1333-86-4) 20% N/A
HEALTH HAZARD DATA
Eye Contact: May cause mild short term irritation.
Skin Contact: None anticipated-not readily absorbed through skin.
Chronic Effects Of Overexposure: No physiological effects from contact, inhalation or ingestion.
EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES
Skin Contact: Wash thoroughly.
Eye Contact: Flush immediately with plenty of water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
FIRE & EXPLOSION DATA
Flash Point (Method): Not flammable
Flammable Limits (vol % in air): LEL N/A, UEL N/A
Autoignition Temperature: None
Extinguishing Media: Water, foam, dry chemical
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Self-contained air supply.
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: If D鈥ox is allowed to evaporate to dryness, the resulting solid (carbon) is combustible.
ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Steps to be taken in case material is released or spilled: Absorb onto attaclay, vermiculite, 鈥淜itty Litter, or similar material.
HANDLING AND STORAGE
Precautions to be taken in handling and storing: Store in original sealed containers at reasonable ambient temperatures, away
from food or feed stuffs. KEEP FROM FREEZING.
EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION
Protective Clothing: Plastic or rubber gloves.
Eye Protection: Chemical goggles or safety glasses with side shields. An eye wash station must be readily accessible.
Ventilation: For use outdoors or in well ventilated areas.
Respiratory Protection: Not normally required.
Other: Apron, clean body-covering clothing.
Sales and Distribution Center
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Dayton, NJ 08810-1501
Emergency Phone Numbers:
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PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Boiling Point: >212掳F % Volatile: 79
Melting Point: N/A Evaporation Rate: N/A
Freezing Point: 0掳C (32掳F) Solubility In Water: Water dispersible
Specific Gravity (25C): 1.09 @ 20掳C Appearance And Odor: Black liquid suspension, no odor
Vapor Pressure (@ 20掳C mm Hg): N/A pH: 7.5-8.5
REACTIVITY HAZARD DATA
Stability: Stable at normal conditions
Conditions To Avoid: N/A
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide
Oral (acute): LD50 (rat) >10,000 mg/kg
Dermal (acute): LD50 (rabbit) >10,000 mg/kg
Inhalation (acute): N/E
Chronic (oral): None observed
Subchronic (oral): N/A
Waste Disposal Methods: Bury in non-crop land, away from water supplies and in full compliance with all federal, state, and
DOT Shipping Description: Carbon, liquid suspension Reportable Quantity: N/A
DOT Hazard Classification: Not required Hazardous Substance: None
UN Identification Number: UN1362 DOT Label Requirements: None required
OSHA Hazard Classification: N/A
EPA SARA TITLE III DATA: ACUTE Low
SECTION 302 Substances: N/A SECTION 313 TOXIC CHEMICALS: N/A
RCRA Waste Number: N/A CERCLA RQ: N/A
SECTION 311/312 Hazardous Categories: CALIFORNIA PROP 65: N/A
Immediate Health: No
Delayed Health: No
PLEASE NO TE: W.A.CLEARY CHEMICAL CORPORATION believes that the information and recommendations contained herein are accurate as of the date
hereof. The information provided herein applies only to the specific product designated and may not be valid where said product is used in combination with any
other material or in any process. It is the user鈥檚 responsibility to determine the suitability of the information for their purposes. No warranty of fitness for any
particular purpose, warranty of merchantability, or any other warranty, expressed or implied, is made concerning the information provided herein.
Prepared By: R. F. Fletcher, M.S. & C. L. Palmer, Ph.D., Cleary Chemical Effective: October 1997 Document Number: WAC4853