GFS CHEMICALS, INC.
P.O. Box 245 Powell, OH 43065
1-800-424-9300(Chemtrec 24Hr. Info.)
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
GOLD ICP STANDARD
CHEMICAL NAME & SYNONYMS DOT CLASS SARA TITLE 313
Gold ICP Standard, 10,000 ppm 8/II Yes - HCl
TSCA listed - Yes
FORMULA REPORTABLE QUANTITY F.W. CAS#
AuCl 3 < 2% N/A 303.33 13453-07-1
HCl < 20% 2270 kg 36.46 7647-01-0
H 2O 80% N/A 18.02 7732-18-5
Density 1.10; Boiling point 109掳C; Completely miscible with water; >99% volatile.
APPEARANCE & ODOR
Clear liquid. Slight odor of hydrochloric acid.
REACTIVITY & CONDITIONS TO AVOID
Stable. Corrosive liquid. No hazardous self-reactivity. Reactive with bases, metals, amines.
Incompatible with cyanides, sulfides and formaldehyde.
Will volatilize in general fire. Reacts with metals to form flammable hydrogen gas. Releases
corrosive gas when heated. Do not inhale fumes. Firefighters wear SCBA. NFPA # 3-0-2.
EXTINGUISHER FLASHPOINT LEL UEL
Water spray or fight surrounding fire. N/A N/A N/A
Corrosive and irritating to eyes, skin and mucous membranes. Inhalation may cause throat and
lung damage. Swallowing will cause burns to mouth, throat, and stomach. Causes permanent eye
damage. Toxicity is not the main hazard from the material. LC 50 (Inh-rat) 3124 ppm (HCl - 1
hour); LD 50 (oral-rat) 900 mg (HCl)/kg. OSHA TLV/ACGIH PEL: 5 ppm (HCl - ceiling).
Wear goggles and protective clothing and rubber gloves while handling. Use only in proper hood
or with suitable respirator to avoid inhalation of fumes. Eye wash and emergency drench shower
required in work area.
Wash skin and eyes thoroughly with water. Get medical attention. If inhaled, remove to fresh
air. If breathing is difficult give oxygen, if not breathing, use respiration. Get medical
assistance. If ingested, give water to drink, ice to suck. Do not induce vomiting. Get medical
SPILLS & LEAKS
Isolate spill area. Ventilate well and neutralize with soda or lime. Flush neutralized spill
to sewer with plenty of water.
CATALOG # PREPARED BY DATE
1743 MDM May 31, 2005