MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard CFR 1910.1200
1. PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION
*Major Brand Antifreeze Product Number: 01950032
Part Numbers: 9050
Dot Classification: UN3082, Guide 171. Environmentally Hazardous Substance, Liquid, n.o.s.
Regulated only in packages that contain 5000 LBS. or greater of Ethylene Glycol
Packing Group: III
Hazardous Class: 9
Trade Name: Antifreeze
Chemical Description: Ethylene Glycol
Davison Oil Company, Inc. Information: 251-633-4444
8450 Tanner Williams Road Info Trac: 800-535-5053
Mobile, AL 36608
2. HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS
107-21-1 Ethylene Glycol 95-98 50 per TLV
1310-58-3 Potassium Hydroxide 0.2 2mg/m3 (ceiling)
Proprietary Inhibitors 0.5-2.0 none established
3. PHYSICAL DATA
Specific Gravity: 1.115-1.130
Water Solubility: Complete
Boiling Point: 325-340 F
Freezing Point: N/A
Vapor Pressure: N/A
PH Of Solution: 7.5-11
Appearance And Odor: Green / Mild
4. FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
Flashpoint: 250-254 deg F T.O.C.
Flammable Limits: Lower 3.2% Upper 15.3%
Extinguishing Media: Water Spray, Dry Chemicals, Foam, Or Carbon Dioxide
Firefighting Procedures: Full Bunker Gear Including NIOSH Approved SCBA
Unusual Fire And Explosion Hazards: None.
5. HEALTH HAZARD DATA
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE:
INHALATION: Drowsiness, narcosis, &
unconsciousness possible upon exposure to high concentrations in poorly
INHALATION LC50: Not determined.
SKIN CONTACT: Believed to be 0.5-1.0/8.0 (rabbit); slightly irritating.
DERMAL LD50: Believed to be 1-3 G/KG (rabbit); slightly toxic.
INGESTION: Oral administration of high doses of EG produced birth defects in laboratory animals.
ORAL LD50: Believed to be 4.7-8.5 G/KG (rat); moderately toxic.
EYE CONTACT: Believed to be 15-25-110 (rabbit); slightly irritating
EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES:
INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing apply artificial respiration. Get medical attention. Keep affected person warm and at rest.
EYE CONTACT: Flush with water for 15 minutes.
SKIN CONTACT: Wash exposed areas with soap and water.
INGESTION: DO NOT induce vomiting. contact poison control center or physician immediately.
6. REACTIVITY DATA
Incompatibility: Strong oxidizing agents.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon Monoxide and unidentified organic compounds may be formed during combustion.
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur.
7. SPILL AND LEAK PROCEDURES
If material is spilled or released: Contain leak if possible. Absorb spill with suitable materials. Report spills as required by law.
Disposal Method: Dispose of in compliance with all Local, State, and Federal Regulations. The generator/user of this product is responsible to determine if material to dispose of falls under RCRA Guidelines for Management of Hazardous Waste.
8. SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION
Respiratory: Supplied air for cleaning large spills or for use in confined spaces or entry into tanks or vessels storing this product.
Eye: Chemical Type Goggles or Face Shields.
Skin: Use good personal hygiene by washing exposed skin several times daily with soap and water along with cleaning soiled work cloths weekly.
Engineering Controls: N/A
9. ADDITIONAL PRECAUTIONS
Handling Storage and Decontamination Procedures: Store in a cool dry place with adequate ventilation. Keep away from flames or high temperatures. Water contamination should be avoided.
DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
The information on this MSDS was obtained from sources which we believe are reliable. HOWEVER, THE INFORMATION IS PROVIDED WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING ITS CORRECTNESS. The conditions of methods of handling, storage, use and disposal of the product are beyond our control and beyond our knowledge. FOR THIS AND OTHER REASONS, WE DO NOT ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR LOSS, DAMAGE OR EXPENSE ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE HANDLING, STORAGE, USE OR DISPOSAL OF THE PRODUCT.
This MSDS was prepared and is to be used only for this product. If the product is used as a component in another product, this MSDS information may not be applicable.