International Chemical Safety Cards

GLUCOSE ICSC: 0865
GLUCOSE
D-Glucose
Dextrose
Grape sugar
C6H12O6
Molecular mass: 180.2
CAS # 50-99-7
RTECS # LZ6600000
ICSC # 0865

TYPES OF
HAZARD/
EXPOSURE
ACUTE HAZARDS/
SYMPTOMS
PREVENTION FIRST AID/
FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Combustible.
NO open flames.
Powder, water spray, foam, carbon dioxide.
EXPLOSION Finely dispersed particles form explosive mixtures in air.
Prevent deposition of dust; closed system, dust explosion-proof electrical equipment and lighting.

EXPOSURE


  • INHALATION

  • Ventilation (not if powder).
    Fresh air, rest.
  • SKIN



  • EYES

  • Safety goggles.
    First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then take to a doctor.
  • INGESTION


  • Rinse mouth.
    SPILLAGE DISPOSAL STORAGE PACKAGING & LABELLING
    Sweep spilled substance into containers. Wash away remainder with plenty of water.
    Separated from strong oxidants. Well closed.

    SEE IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON BACK
    ICSC: 0865 Prepared in the context of cooperation between the International Programme on Chemical Safety & the Commission of the European Communities © IPCS CEC 1993

    International Chemical Safety Cards

    GLUCOSE ICSC: 0865

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    PHYSICAL STATE; APPEARANCE:
    WHITE POWDER. SWEET TASTE.

    PHYSICAL DANGERS:
    Dust explosion possible if in powder or granular form, mixed with air.

    CHEMICAL DANGERS:
    Reacts violently with strong oxidants.

    OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS (OELs):
    TLV not established.
    MAK not established.


    ROUTES OF EXPOSURE:
    The substance can be absorbed into the body by ingestion.

    INHALATION RISK:


    EFFECTS OF SHORT-TERM EXPOSURE:


    EFFECTS OF LONG-TERM OR REPEATED EXPOSURE:
    PHYSICAL
    PROPERTIES
    Melting point: 146C
    Relative density (water = 1): 1.56
    Solubility in water: soluble
    Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: -3.3
    ENVIRONMENTAL
    DATA

    N O T E S
    Dextrosol, Glucolin, Dextropur are trade names.
    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


    ICSC: 0865 GLUCOSE
    © IPCS, CEC, 1993
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