Barrier Red Mite MSDS
Barrier Red Mite MSDS
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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
1. PRODUCT & COMPANY IDENTIFICATION:
Commercial Name: Red Mite Powder
Supplier: Barrier Animal Healthcare,
Unit 36/37 Haverscroft Industrial Estate,
Norfolk. NR17 1YE
Emergency Tel No (8.30a.m. to 4.30p.m.): 44(0)1953 456363
Emergency Contact: Sandra Morris
2. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON ACTIVE INGREDIENT/S: Citriodiol
Definition: Obtained by steam distillation
H-No: 3301231 and 3301.29
CAS No: 8000-28-0 and 68647-73-4
CoE No: 257
IFRA: Not restricted
EINECS: 85085-48-9 and 85085-48-9
3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION:
4. FIRST AID MEASURES:
Eye Contact: Rinse immediately with plenty of water,
Skin Contact: Wash thoughly with soap & water, flush with plenty of water.
Ingestion: Wash mouth out with water.
Inhalation: No known risk
Other: When assessing action take Risk & Safety Phrases into account (section 15)
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES:
Extinguishing Media Recommended: Use CO2, Foam or Dry Powder Extinguishers, spraying extinguishing media to base of flames.
Do not use direct water jet on burning material.
Special Measures: Avoid vapour inhalation. Keep away from sources of ignition.
Do not smoke. Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing.
Extinguishing Procedures: Closed containers may build up pressure when exposed to heat and should be cooled with water spray.
6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES:
Personal Precautions: Use individual protective equipment (safety glasses, waterproof-boots, suitable protective clothing,). Do not approach down-wind.
Environment Precautions: Keep away from soil, surface & groundwater, and drains.
Methods for Cleaning Up: Remove all potential ignition sources. Contain spilled material. Cover with an inert or non-combustible inorganic absorbent material, or sweep up and remove to an approved disposal container. Observe state, federal & local disposal regulations.
7. HANDLING & STORAGE:
Precautions in Handling: Apply good manufacturing practice and industrial hygiene practices, ensuring proper ventilation. Observe good personal hygiene and do not eat, drink or smoke whilst handling.
Storage Conditions: Store in tightly closed original container, in a cool dry & ventilated area away from heat sources & protected from light.
Keep air contact to a minimum.
Fire Protection: Keep away from ignition sources & naked flames.
Take precautions to avoid static discharges in working area.
8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION:
Respiratory Protection: Avoid breathing product vapour. Apply local ventilation where possible.
Ventilation: Ensure good ventilation of working area.
Hand Protection: Avoid all skin contact. Use chemically resistant gloves if required.
Eye Protection: Use safety glasses.
Work/Hygiene Practices: Wash hands with soap and water after handling.
9. PHYSICAL & CHAMICAL PROPERTIES:
Colour/Appearance: White Powder (Steralizable Maize Powder carrier)
Flash Point oC: 57
Solubility in 85% ETHANOL@20OC:
Refractive Index @ 20oC:
Optical Rotation @ 20oC:
10. STABILITY & REACTIVITY:
Reactivity: It presents no significant reactivity hazards, by itself or in contact with water. Avoid contact with strong acids, alkali or oxidising agents.
Decomposition: Liable to cause smoke and acrid fumes during combustion:
carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide and other non-identified organic compounds may be formed.
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION:
Found to be non-toxic, non-phototoxic, and non-irritating: see RIFM monograph.
Ingestion: orl rat LD50 0.104ml/Kg ATTIA
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION:
Biodegradability: Data not available.
Precautions: Prevent surface contamination of soil, ground & surface water.
13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS:
Avoid disposing to drainage systems and into the environment.
14. TRANSPORT REGULATIONS:
Road (ADR/RID) 3.2
Sea (IMDG) 3
Air (IATA): 3
15. REGULATORY INFORMATION:
Safety Phrases: -
16. OTHER INFORMATION:
Sandra Morris or Nigel Back on (Tel) 44 (0)1953 456363 or (Fax) 44 (0)1953 455594
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The information contained in this material safety data sheet was obtained from current & reliable sources. This data is supplied without warranty, expressed or implied, regarding its' correctness or accuracy. It is the user's responsibility to determine safe conditions for the use of this product, and to assume liability for loss, injury, damage or expense arising from improper use of this product.