Pure & Natural MSDS

August 1, 2011

Pure & Natural MSDS Sheet (PDF)

Trade Name:
PURE & NATURAL DEICER

C.A.S.  Number:  7647-14-5
Chemical Name: SODIUM CHLORIDE blend
Formula:NaCl+CaCl2+MgCl2+dye
Molecular Weight:58.4428

Address:
P. O. Box 675
Franklin, MA 02038-0675
Phone:508-520-3900

Contact:
Env.Health & Safety Officer
Date Issued:  9/12/2008

II. FIRST AID

Emergency Phone Number:  CHEMTREC: (800) 424-9300
Skin:Wash with water
Eyes:Irrigate with plenty of water

III. HAZARDS INFORMATION – HEALTH

Inhalation: Inhalation of product may cause mild irritation of nose and throat
Ingestion: Ingestion of large amounts (greater than 0.1 lb) may cause gastrointestinal upset.
Skin: Dust may cause irritation.
Eyes: Dust may cause irritation. Permissible Concentration:
Air: No

IV. HAZARDS INFORMATION

Flash Point °C : Not flammable
Auto ignition Temp    °C : N/A
Open Cup   Closed Cup
Flammable Limits In Air (% by volume) – N/A

V. PRECAUTIONS/PROCEDURES

Fire Extinguishing Agents Recommended:  N/A
Fire Extinguishing Agents to Avoid:  N/A
Special Fire Fighting Precautions:  N/A
Ventilation:Local exhaust if dusty conditions prevail.
Normal Handling:  Avoid eye contact or prolonged skin contact.
Storage: Wet or damp conditions can cause caking or corrosion of metal contact surfaces.
Spill or Leak: Shovel up dry material into an empty container.
Flush residue with water down local sewer.
Special:  Precautions/Procedures/Label Instructions:  Store in cool, dry area.  No special cautions or labeling are required.

VI. PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

Respiratory Protection: When required, use a respirator approved by NIOSH for productdust.

Eyes and Face:In extremely dusty areas, chemical safety goggles should be used. Hands, Arms, and Body:Wear long-sleeved shirts and trousers for routine product handling.

VII. PHYSICAL DATA

Material is (At Normal Conditions) Solid
Appearance and Odor: Light Green crystalline solid. Slight saline odor.
Boiling Point:  1465°C
Specific Gravity (H2O = 1):  2.16
Vapor Density (Air – 1):  N/A
Melting Point:   800°C
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg at 20°C):  2.4 mm at 746.9°C
Solubility In Water (% By Weight):  26.395 Max at 60°F ph (20% Solution):  6.5 – 9.5

VIII. REACTIVITY DATA

Conditions to Avoid:  Wet/damp conditions can cause caking and corrosion.
Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid):  None provided the product is dry.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:  None

IX. HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS/INGREDIENTS

Material or Component/ C.A.S. No.:  Sodium Chloride, CAS 7645-14-5, Calcium Chloride 10043-52-4 , Magnesium Chloride 7791-18-6

Weight %: NaCl: 70-90%; CaCl2: 2-20%; MgCl2: 1-10%; Dye: 0.00001-0.00005%

Hazard Data (See Section): Contains no hazardous ingredients as defined by OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.12000)

X. ENVIRONMENTAL

Degradability / Aquatic Toxicity:  Product is inorganic and may persist in the environment.

EPA Hazardous Substance?          Yes   No    If so, reportable quantity: 40 CFR    116 – 117

Waste Disposal Methods (Disposer Must Comply With Federal, State and Local Disposal  or Discharge Laws):  Flush to sewer if permitted by applicable disposal regulations.

RCRA Status of Unused Material:  Not a “hazardous waste.” 40 CFR    261

XI. REFERENCES

Permissible Concentration References:

Regulatory Standards:  FDA regulations apply to food use and USP/NF grades (21 CFR).

USDA regulations apply to use in meat and poultry products. D.O.T. Classification:  N/A    –     49 CFR General: (a)  Recommendations of the Salt Institute

XII. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This product is not for food or drug use unless material is labeled “food grade”, “USP grade”, or “NF grade”, as applicable.  This product  safety data sheet is offered solely for your information, consideration and investigation.  Chemical Solutions, Inc/MeltSnow.com provides no warranties, either express or implied, and assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the data contained herein.