Chemical Specialties Manufacturing Corporation
901 N. Newkirk Street / Baltimore, MD 21205 / (800) 638-7370
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
(Prepared according to 29 CFR 1910.1200)
Degree of hazard: 4 = Extreme, 3 = High, 2 = Moderate, 1 = Slight, 0 = Insignificant
SECTION I: PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION
PRODUCT NAME: DFC .02% Sodium Hypochlorite DATE REVIEWED: February 27, 2008
SHC200 Sodium Hypochlorite Cleaner
CHEMICAL FAMILY: Mixture.
EMERGENCY 24-HOUR TELEPHONE # 1-800-424-9300 (CHEMTREC)
N/A = Not applicable or Not available. N/D = Not determined.
SECTION II: COMPOSITION/ INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
This product has not been tested as a whole for health effects on animals or humans. According to the OSHA Hazardous
Communications Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200) any hazardous ingredients that comprise >1.0% of the material and any
carcinogenic ingredients that comprise >0.1% must be listed on the MSDS. When individually tested at 100% ingredients in the
make-up of this product posed the following health hazards.
SECTION II a: HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS >1.0%
SECTION II b: CARCINOGENIC INGREDIENTS AT >0.1%
SECTION III: HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
EYES: May cause eye irritation.
SKIN: None expected.
INHALATION: None expected.
INGESTION: May cause abdominal discomfort, nausea and diarrhea.
SECTION IV: FIRST AID PROCEDURES
EYES: Flush with water.
INGESTION: Rinse mouth with water.
SECTION V: FIRE AND EXPLOSION DATA
FLASH POINT: N/A
AUTO-IGNITION TEMPERATURE: N/D
EXPLOSIVE LIMITS - UEL: N/D LEL: N/D
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Alcohol foam, water fog, CO2 or dry chemical.
SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Use NIOSH/MSHA approved self-contained positive pressure breathing
apparatus and protective clothing where this material is involved in a fire.
UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD: None known.
SECTION VI: ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
The product is not considered to be hazardous. Dispose of according to state and federal requirements.
SECTION VII: HANDLING AND STORAGE
No special precautions required.
SECTION VIII: PROTECTION MEASURES
VENTILATION: None required.
GLOVES: Rubber gloves.
RESPIRATORY: None required.
EYE: Safety glasses.
OTHER PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: None required.
SECTION IX: PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL DATA
APPEARANCE AND ODOR: Clear liquid with no added fragrance.
WATER SOLUBILITY, % BY WT: Complete SPECIFIC GRAVITY: 1.030g/cc
VOLATILE BY WT: >99%.
pH @ use: 10.5-11.5
SECTION X: REACTIVITY DATA
HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: Will not occur.
INCOMPATIBILITY: Strong Acids
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION/COMBUSTION PRODUCTS: Possibly oxides of carbon.
SECTION XI: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION OF INGREDIENTS
Oral LD50 > 6.5g/kg.
SECTION XII: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
SECTION XIII: SPILL, LEAK AND DISPOSAL PROCEDURES
WASTE DISPOSAL: In accordance with Federal, state and local regulations.
NEUTRALIZING CHEMICALS: Water.
SECTION XIV: TRANSPORT INFORMATION PER 49 CFR 172.101
SECTION XV: REGULATORY INFORMATION
TSCA: All ingredients are listed on the TSCA chemical substance inventory.
SARA Section 313 Ingredients: None.
California Prop 65 Ingredients: None.
European labeling requirements:
WHMIS Hazard Class: Not Controlled
SECTION XVI: OTHER INFORMATION
One should always use chemicals with awareness of potential hazards, known and unknown, and their effect on the human
system. We urge users to minimize employee exposure to all chemicals, including this product and to keep the level of
exposure commensurate with good industrial hygiene practices.
DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
The manufacturer and seller warrants that this product conforms to its standard specifications when used according to
directions. As the conditions or methods of use are beyond our control, we do not assume any responsibility and expressly
disclaim any liability for use of this product. Information contained herein is believed to be true and accurate but all
statements or suggestions are made without warranty, expressed or implied, regarding accuracy of the information, the
hazards connected with the use of the material and the results to be obtained from the use thereof.