MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET | (view as PDF)
Date : 10/20/2017
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, Occupational Safety and Health Administration Form Approved OMB No. 1218-0072, may be used to comply with OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard 29 CFR 1910.1200
SECTION I
PRODUCT IDENTITY : (As used on Label and List)
SALT, AQUASALT, POOL SALT
Emergency Telephone Number :(713)-877-2600
Telephone Number For Information :(713)-877-2600
SECTION II - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS / IDENTITY INFORMATION
Hazardous Components (Specify Identity; Common Name(s) OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV OTHER LIMITS RECOMMENDED % (Optional)
Sodium Chloride (NaCl) is not considered a hazardous chemical as USC interprets the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard 29 CFR 1910.1200. The information on this form has been prepared with reasonable care. USC extends no warranties, makes no representations and assumes no responsibilities as to the accuracy or suitability of such information for application to purchaser's intended purposes of or consequences of its use.
SECTION III - PHYSICAL / CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Boiling Point : 1413 OCSpecific Gravity (H2O = 1) :2.165
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg.) :1 MM @ 855OMelting Point :800OC
Vapor Density (AIR = 1) :N/AEvaporation Rate (Butyl Acetate = 1) :N/A
Solubility in Water :Appreciable (26.43% by weight at 20 Deg Celsuis)
Appearance and Odor :Bluish White, Crystaline, Odorless Solid
SECTION IV - FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
Flash Point (Method Used) : N/A
Flammable Limits : LEL : N/AUEL : N/A
Extinguishing Media :Material is non-flammable. Use Media appropriate for surrounding materials.
Special Fire Fighting Procedures :None
None
SECTION V - REACTIVITY DATA
Stability : Stable
Conditions to Avoid :
None
Incombatibility (Materials to Avoid):Bromine Trifluoride, Lithium
Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts :When heated to decomposition (above 1413 degree celsius) may emit toxic fumes of Na2O and Cl2.
Hazardous Polymerization :May Not Occur
Conditions to Avoid :
None
SECTION VI - HEALTH HAZARD DATA
Route(s) of Entry :
Eye ? YesInhalation ? YesSkin ? YesIngestion ? Yes
Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic) :
Carcinogenicity ? NoNTP ? NoIARC Monographs ? NoOSHA Regulated ? No
Signs and Symptoms of Exposure :Listed Above
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure :No Information
Emergency and First Aid Procedures :Ingestion : Drink large amounts of water; Inhalation : Remove to fresh air; Skin Contact: Wash with soap and water; Eye Contact: Flush with water for 15 minutes. Get Medcal Attention.
SECTION VII - PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE
Steps to be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled :No Special requirements - Check your state for reportable quantity requirements.
Waste Disposal Method :Dispose of in accordance to local state and federal regulations.
Precautions to be taken in Handling and Storing :Transport in dry equipment. Store in dry location.
Other Procedures :None.
SECTION VIII - CONTROL MEASURES
Respiratory Protection (Specify Type) :None Required - Nuisance dust mask for personal comfort.
Ventilation :Local ExhaustSpecial :None
Mechanical : SatisfactoryOther :None
Protective Gloves :Work GlovesEye Protection :Goggles
Other Protective Clothing or Equipment :None required
Work / Hygienic Practices: