MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET MSDS NO. 074-3
May be used to comply with OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard,
29CFR 1910. 1200. Standard must be consulted for specific requirements.
Important: Do not leave any blank spaces. If required information is unavailable, unknown, or doesn't apply, so indicate.
*N/A=No information available *N/AP=Not Applicable
Section 1 - Company and Chemical Identification
BLIND INDUSTRIES AND SERVICES OF MARYLAND EMERGENCY PHONE: 800-535-5053
2901 STRICKLAND STREET PHONE: 888-322-4567
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND 21223 DATE: FEBRUARY 22, 2000
PRODUCT USE: CARPET EXTRACTION SHAMPOO
Section 2 - Hazardous Ingredients/Identity
Hazardous Component(s) (chemical & common name) OSHA ACGIH Other Exposure % CAS
PEL TLV Limits (optional) No.
Hexylene Glycol 25ppm 1-5 107-41-5
Tetrasodium Salt of Ethylenediamine- Tetraacetic Acid 1-5 64-02-8
Water (Non hazardous) 7732-18-5
NPCA-HMIS Rating: Health - 2 Flammability - 0 Reactivity - 0 PPE - X
Section 3 - Health Hazard Identification
Irritation of respiratory tract and skin. None known
Signs and Symptoms of Exposure:
Irritation of respiratory tract and/or skin
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure:
Chemical Listed as Carcinogen National Toxicology Yes I.A.R.C Yes OSHA Yes
or Potential Carcinogen Program No X No X No X
Section 4 - First Aid Measures
Routes of Entry and Emergency/First Aid Procedures
Remove to fresh air, give artificial respiration if needed and seek medical attention.
Surface irritant - flush constantly with water for 15 minutes, seek prompt medical attention.
Irritant - wash thoroughly with soap and water.
Seek medical attention.
Section 5 - Fire Fighting Measures & Data
Flash Point Method Used Flammable Limits LEL UEL
in Air % by Volume Lower Upper
200掳F N/AP N/AP N/AP
Auto-Ignition Temperature: Extinguisher Media:
N/AP Not flammable
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Special Fire Fighting Procedures:
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards:
DOT Hazard Classification:
Section 6 - Accidental Release Measures
Steps to be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled:
Vacuum or mop up.
Waste Disposal Methods (Consult federal, state, and local regulations):
Sewer or approved landfill.
Section 7 - Special Precautions, Handling, and Storage
Precautions to be Taken in Handling and Storage:
Avoid skin and eye contact.
Keep out of reach of children. Keep container tightly closed when not in use.
Section 8 - Special Protection Information/Control Measures
Respiratory Protection (Specify Type):
None required for normal usage.
Ventilation: Local Exhaust: Mechanical (General): Special: Other:
Cross air ventilation
Protective Gloves: Eye Protection:
Rubber Splash goggles
Other Protective Clothing or Equipment:
Wash hands after use and before touching eyes or mouth.
Section 9 - Physical & Chemical Characteristics
Boiling Point: Specific Gravity (H2O): Vapor Pressure (mm Hg); Vapor Density (Air = 1):
212掳F 1.01 N/AP 1
Solubility in Water: Reactivity in Water: pH:
Complete Nil 10.8
Appearance and Odor: Melting Point:
Peach orange liquid with morning mist fragrance. N/AP
Section 10 - Stability and Reactivity
Stability: Unstable Stable Conditions to Avoid:
X None known
Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid):
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
Hazardous Polymerization: May Occur Will Not Occur Conditions to Avoid:
X None known
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