SAFETY DATA SHEETCreation Date 29-Jul-2010Revision Date 17-Jan-2018Revision Number 31. IdentificationProduct NameHexanes (Certified ACS)Cat No. :H292-1; H292-4; H292-20; H292-200; H292-500; H292SK-4Synonymsn-Hexane with various MethylpentanesRecommended UseLaboratory chemicals.Uses advised againstFood, drug, pesticide or biocidal product useDetails of the supplier of the safety data sheet Emergency Telephone Number CHEMTREC, Inside the USA: 800-424-9300CHEMTREC, Outside the USA: 001-703-527-38872. Hazard(s) identificationClassification This chemical is considered hazardous by the 2012 OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200)Label Elements Signal WordDangerHazard StatementsHighly flammable liquid and vaporMay be fatal if swallowed and enters airwaysCompany Fisher ScientificOne Reagent LaneFair Lawn, NJ 07410Tel: (201) 796-7100Skin Corrosion/irritationCategory 2Serious Eye Damage/Eye IrritationCategory 2Reproductive ToxicityCategory 2Specific target organ toxicity (single exposure)Category 3Target Organs - Respiratory system, Central nervous system (CNS).Specific target organ toxicity - (repeated exposure)Category 1Target Organs - Kidney, Liver, Heart, Blood.Aspiration ToxicityCategory 1Flammable liquids______________________________________________________________________________________________Page 1 / 8Category 2
______________________________________________________________________________________________Hexanes (Certified ACS)Revision Date 17-Jan-2018Causes skin irritationCauses serious eye irritationMay cause respiratory irritationMay cause drowsiness or dizzinessSuspected of damaging fertilityCauses damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposurePrecautionary StatementsPreventionObtain special instructions before useDo not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understoodUse personal protective equipment as requiredWash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handlingWear eye/face protectionDo not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/sprayDo not eat, drink or smoke when using this productUse only outdoors or in a well-ventilated areaKeep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smokingKeep container tightly closedGround/bond container and receiving equipmentUse explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/equipmentUse only non-sparking toolsTake precautionary measures against static dischargeKeep coolResponseIF exposed or concerned: Get medical attention/adviceInhalationIF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathingSkinIf skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attentionIF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/showerWash contaminated clothing before reuseEyesIF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsingIf eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attentionIngestionIF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physicianDo NOT induce vomitingFireIn case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam for extinctionStorageStore locked upStore in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closedDisposal
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