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CoulterTM MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
Section 1 Company and Product Identi铿乧ation
Doc. ID IM0112-75 AA
Issued (day/month/year) 24/10/2000
Part Number IM0112
Product Use Data given is for reconstituted solution.
Manufacturer Distributed by Beckman Coulter, Inc. for
IMMUNOTECH (A Beckman Coulter Company)
130, av.de Lattre de Tassigny鈥擝P 177
13276 Marseille Cedex 09鈥擣rance T猫l. (33) 4 91 17 27 00
Distributor and Refer to attached list, Document ID: 472050, for local distributor and
Emergency Phone No. emergency phone numbers.
Section 2 Composition and Information on Ingredients
Hazardous Ingredients: None
Section 3 Hazards Identi铿乧ation
Colorless; Transparent; Lyophilized鈥擫iquid after reconstitution.; Odorless
Non铿俛mmable aqueous solution.
Does not meet EU, OSHA or WHMIS criteria for hazardous materials.
Contains material of animal origin.
A鈥揚hysical Hazards No physical hazards were determined from a review of available literature.
B鈥揚otential Health This product does not meet EU, OSHA or WHMIS criteria for hazardous
Effects Summary materials.
Product Hazard EU: WHMIS: US OSHA:
Classi铿乧ations Not applicable Exempt Not applicable
Beckman Coulter Safety Flammability (Section V): 0 Code
Rating Health (Section XI): 1 0=none
Reactivity (Section X): 0 1=slight
Contact (Section VIII): 1 2=caution
Section 4 First Aid Measures
Inhalation If product is inhaled, move exposed individual to fresh air. If individual is not
breathing, begin arti铿乧ial respiration immediately and obtain medical attention.
Eye Contact If product is splashed in eyes, wash eyes gently under running water for 15
minutes or longer, making sure that the eyelids are held open. If pain or
irritation occur, obtain medical attention.
铮?2000 Beckman Coulter, Inc.
Global MSDS 鈥? English
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Section 4 First Aid Measures (Continued)
Skin Contact In case of skin contact, wash area with soap and water. Rinse well with
Ingestion If product is swallowed, call physician or poison control center for most
current information. Never induce vomiting or give liquids to someone who
is unconscious or cannot swallow.
Section 5 Fire Fighting Measures
Flash Point Not applicable
Flammable Limits Not applicable
Autoignition Temp. Not applicable
Extinguishing Media Use extinguishing media suitable for surrounding 铿乺e.
Special Fire and No special hazards determined.
Hazardous Combustion No combustion products posing signi铿乧ant hazards are expected from this
Products product (a dilute aqueous solution).
Protective Equipment Self-contained breathing apparatus is recommended for 铿乺e铿乬hters in all
for Fire铿乬hters chemical 铿乺e situations.
Section 6 Accidental Release Measures
Personal Precautions No special precautions are necessary. Use good laboratory procedures.
Spill and Leak Wipe up spill and place in container suitable for disposal.
Environmental Contain spill to prevent migration.
Section 7 Handling and Storage
Handling Precautions No special precautions are necessary; use good laboratory procedures.
Recommended Storage Keep away from incompatible material.
Conditions To maintain ef铿乧acy, store according to the instructions in the product
Section 8 Exposure Controls and Personal Protection
US OSHA: None established
ACGIH: None established
DFG MAK: None established
Engineering Controls No special engineering controls are required. Use with good general
Respiratory Protection Under normal conditions, the use of this product should not require
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Section 8 Exposure Controls and Personal Protection (Continued)
Eye Protection Safety glasses are recommended to prevent eye contact.
Skin Protection Impervious gloves are recommended to prevent repeated or prolonged skin
Section 9 Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical State Lyophilized鈥擫iquid after reconstitution.
Odor Threshold Not applicable
Boiling Point Not available
Melting Point Not available
Speci铿乧 Gravity 1.005 @20掳C
Vapor Pressure Not available
Vapor Density Not available
Evaporation Rate Not available
Coef铿乧ient of Water/Oil Not available
Percent Volatiles Not applicable
Organic Not available
Section 10 Stability and Reactivity
Stability Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Hazardous No hazardous incompatibilities were determined from a review of literature
Hazardous No decomposition products posing signi铿乧ant hazards would be expected
Decomposition Products from this product (a dilute aqueous solution).
Conditions to Avoid None determined.
Section 11 Toxicological Information
Toxicity Data Not applicable
for Hazardous Ingredients
Primary Routes The most likely routes of exposure are skin and eye contact.
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Section 11 Toxicological Information (Continued)
Potential Effects of This product contains materials of animal origin and should be considered
Acute Exposure potentially infectious. No other health hazards were identi铿乪d from a review
of available literature.
Potential Effects of None identi铿乪d.
Symptoms of None identi铿乪d.
Carcinogenicity No ingredients in this product are listed as carcinogens by ACGIH, IARC,
NTP, OSHA or 67/548/EEC Annex I.
Other Effects None identi铿乪d.
Conditions Aggravated None identi铿乪d.
Section 12 Ecological Information
Ecotoxicity No information available.
Biodegradability No information available.
Mobility No information available.
Section 13 Disposal Considerations
Waste Disposal Dispose of waste product, unused product and contaminated packaging
in compliance with federal, state and local regulations. If unsure of the
applicable requirements, contact the authorities for information.
Section 14 Transport Information
Transportation of this product is not regulated under ICAO, IATA, US DOT, European ADR or Canadian TDG.
Section 15 Regulatory Information
US Federal and State
SARA 313 No ingredients listed
CERCLA RG鈥檚, No ingredients listed
40 CFR 302.4
California Proposition 65 No ingredients listed
Massachusetts MSL No ingredients listed
New Jersey Dept. of No ingredients listed
Health RTK List
Pennsylvania RTK No ingredients listed
Florida Substance List No ingredients listed
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Section 15 Regulatory Information (Continued)
EU Labeling Classi铿乧ation
Dangerous Ingredients Not applicable
This product is exempt from WHMIS label and MSDS requirements.
PIN: Not applicable
Ingredients on Ingredient None
Ingredients with unknown Product is exempt
Section 16 Other Information
For further information, please contact your local Beckman Coulter representative.
WHILE BECKMAN COULTER, INC. BELIEVES THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS VALID AND ACCURATE, BECKMAN COULTER MAKES NO WARRANTY OR
REPRESENTATION AS TO ITS VALIDITY, ACCURACY, OR CURRENCY. BECKMAN COULTER SHALL NOT BE LIABLE OR OTHERWISE RESPONSIBLE IN ANY WAY
FOR USE OF EITHER THIS INFORMATION OR MATERIALS TO WHICH IT APPLIES. DISPOSAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS MAY BE SUBJECT TO LOCAL LAWS OR
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