MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
SECTION 1: CHEMICAL PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION
Manufacturer/Distributor : Kobo Products, Inc.
Address : 690 Montrose Avenue
So. Plainfield, NJ 07080
Emergency Telephone # : (908) 757-0033
Facsimile Number : (908) 757-0905
Trade Name : Kemira AFDC
Chemical Name/ Synonyms : Titanium Dioxide
SECTION 2: COMPOSTION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Chemical Name CAS # EINECS #
Titanium Dioxide 13463-67-7 2366755
SECTION 3: HAZARD IDENTIFICATION
No particular danger
SECTION 4: FIRST AID MEASURES
Effects and Symptoms:
Effects of Overexposure: May cause mechanical irritation to eyes.
Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Persons with respiratory conditions maybe at increased risk.
Primary Route(s) of Entry: Inhalation, Ingestion and eyes.
Emergency First Aid:
Eye Contact: Flush eyes with water for at least 15 min. See physician if irritation persists.
Skin Contact: Flush skin with soap and water for at least 15 min.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If breathing is difficult give oxygen. See physician.
Ingestion: None needed for small amounts. For large amounts, if conscious, give water and call physician. Do not induce
SECTION 5: FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Flash Point (Closed Cup) : N/A
Flammable Limits LEL/UEL % : N/A
Extinguishing Media : Water, Dry Chemical, Foam, CO2
Special Fire Fighting Procedures : Self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing.
Unusual Fire And Explosion Hazards: Can burn in fire, releasing toxic vapors. Unusual fire or explosion hazards are not expected.
SECTION 6: ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Personal Precautions : Eye contact and inhalation.
Environmental Precautions: : Prevent material from contaminating soil or entering sewerage and drainage systems.
Spill response : Use appropriate NIOHS/MSHA approved respirator. Wear chemical gloves, goggles, and lab coat.
Carefully contain spilled material. Deposit spilled material in appropriate waste container. Wash
spill area with soap and water.
SECTION 7: HANDLING AND STORAGE
Handling : Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes. Wash thoroughly after handling and before
mealtimes. Follow all MSDS and label precautions even after container is emptied since it may contain
Storage : Store containers closed in ambient location.
SECTION 8: EXPOSURE CONTROL / PERSONAL PROTECTION
Exposure Levels: OSHA ACGIH
Component TWA PEL TWA TLV
15 mg/m3 10 mg/m3
Eye Protection : Safety glasses with side shields or goggles
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KOBO Products, Inc.
Skin Protection : Rubber gloves, wash at meals and end of shifts
Respiratory Protection : Use NIOSH/MSHA approved air-purifying respirator as needed to control exposure.
Ventilation : Provide adequate general mechanical exhaust.
SECTION 9: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Boiling Point (掳C) : N/A Percent Volatile By Vol. (%) : N/A
Freezing Point (掳C) : N/A Vapor Density (Air=1) : N/A
Melting Point (掳C) : >1800 Evaporation Rate (Buac=1) : N/A
Vapor Pressure (mm hg) : N/A Solubility In Water : Insoluble
Bulk Density (g/cbi.) : 3.9 Appearance & Odor : white powder with no odor.
SECTION 10: STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Hazardous Polymerization : Will not occur
Conditions To Avoid : Open flames and sparks, extreme heat, oxidizing materials
Incompatibility : Oxidizing materials and strong caustic materials can cause a reaction.
Hazardous Decomposition Products : Incomplete combustion can form CO, CO2, and dense smoke
SECTION 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Skin Irritation : Dermal LD50 > 10 g/kg (Rabbit)
Acute Oral Toxicity : Non-toxic, LD 50 > 25 g/kg (rat)
Inhalation LC 50 : >6.82 mg/L (4 hour)
*: Trochimowicz.. et. Al., J. Appl. Tox., 8, 383-385 (1998)
SECTION 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
SECTION 13: DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Method of Disposal : Dispose of in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local regulations. Material may be sent to an
approved landfill or licensed treatment, storage, and disposal facility.
SECTION 14: TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Not regulated as hazardous material.
SECTION 15: REGULATORY INFORMATION
SECTION 16: OTHER INFORMATION
Date Prepared : September 10, 2002
Note: The statements made here are intended to describe the product with regard to necessary safety precautions. They do not
guarantee special characteristics. This information is furnished without warranty, expressed or implied, except that it is accurate to the
best of our current knowledge.
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