Enviro. MSDS PDCB - MSDS Number: D2224 * * * * * Effective...

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MSDS Number: D2224 * * * * * Effective Date: 07/05/07 * * * * * Supercedes: 05/07/07 p-DICHLOROBENZENE 1. Product Identification Synonyms: 1,4-Dichlorobenzene; para-dichlorobenzene; Paracide; PDCB CAS No.: 106-46-7 Molecular Weight: 147.01 Chemical Formula: C6H4Cl2 Product Codes: G970 2. Composition/Information on Ingredients Ingredient CAS No Percent Hazardous --------------------------------------- ------------ ------------ --------- p-Dichlorobenzene 106-46-7 100% Yes 3. Hazards Identification Emergency Overview -------------------------- WARNING! HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED, INHALED OR ABSORBED THROUGH SKIN. AFFECTS THE RESPIRATORY SYSTEM, LIVER, KIDNEYS, EYES, SKIN AND BLOOD. CAUSES IRRITATION TO SKIN, EYES AND RESPIRATORY TRACT. COMBUSTIBLE. POSSIBLE CANCER HAZARD. MAY CAUSE CANCER BASED ON ANIMAL DATA. SAF-T-DATA (tm) Ratings (Provided here for your convenience)
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----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Health Rating: 3 - Severe (Cancer Causing) Flammability Rating: 2 - Moderate Reactivity Rating: 1 - Slight Contact Rating: 2 - Moderate (Life) Lab Protective Equip: GOGGLES & SHIELD; LAB COAT & APRON; VENT HOOD; PROPER GLOVES; CLASS B EXTINGUISHER Storage Color Code: Red (Flammable) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Potential Health Effects ---------------------------------- Inhalation: Inhalation of dust or vapors can irritate the nose and throat. May also cause headache, swelling around the eyes and runny nose. Can cause loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, central nervous system effects, weight loss and liver and kidney damage. Ingestion: Toxic. Swallowing can produce adverse health effects paralleling inhalation. Skin Contact: Causes skin irritation, with a slight burning sensation. Red blotching of the skin due to allergic reactions may occur. May be absorbed through the skin; symptoms may parallel inhalation. Eye Contact: Causes irritation, redness, and pain. Chronic Exposure: Chronic exposure may damage blood, lungs, central nervous system, liver and kidneys. p- Dichlorobenzene is a possible carcinogen. Aggravation of Pre-existing Conditions: Persons with pre-existing skin disorders or eye problems, or impaired liver, kidney or respiratory function may be more susceptible to the effects of the substance. 4. First Aid Measures Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Call a physician. Ingestion: Induce vomiting immediately as directed by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Call a physician. Skin Contact: Wash skin with soap or mild detergent and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing before reuse. Call a physician. Eye Contact:
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