CHEM SERVICE INC -- F910 METHOXYCHLOR -- 6550-00F051063
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:F910 METHOXYCHLOR
MSDS Date:01/25/1995
FSC:6550
NIIN:00F051063
MSDS Number: CCDMW
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:CHEM SERVICE INC
Address:660 TOWER LN
Box:3108
City:WEST CHESTER
State:PA
ZIP:19381-3108
Country:US
Info Phone Num:215-692-3026/800-452-9994
Emergency Phone Num:215-386-2100/215-692-3026
CAGE:84898
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:CHEM SERVICE INC
Box:3108
City:WEST CHESTER
State:PA
ZIP:19381
Country:US
Phone:215-692-3026
CAGE:84898
Company Name:CHEM SERVICE, INC
Address:660 TOWER LN
Box:599
City:WEST CHESTER
State:PA
ZIP:19301-9650
Country:US
Phone:610-692-3026
CAGE:8Y898

=============  Composition/Information on Ingredients  =============

Ingred Name:METHOXYCHLOR (IARC CARCINOGEN - GROUP 3) *96-3*
CAS:72-43-5
RTECS #:KJ3675000
OSHA PEL:15 MG/CUM
ACGIH TLV:10 MG/CUM
EPA Rpt Qty:1 LB
DOT Rpt Qty:1 LB

=====================  Hazards Identification  =====================

LD50 LC50 Mixture:ORAL LD50(RAT): 6000 MG/KG
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:SKIN/EYES: CAN CAUSE IRRITATION. CAN
    BE IRRITATING TO MUCOUS MEMBRANES. MAY BE HARMFUL IF ABSORBED
    THROUGH THE SKIN, INHALED/IF SWALLOWED. EXPOSURE CAN CAUSE
    KIDNEY/LIVER DAMAGE.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NONE
Effects of Overexposure:IRRITATION

=======================  First Aid Measures  =======================

First Aid:EYES/SKIN: FLUSH W/WATER FOR 15-20 MINS. SKIN: IF NO BURNS
    HAVE OCCURRED, CLEANSE W/SOAP & WATER. INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH
    AIR. GIVE OXYGEN/CPR IF NEEDED. IF IN SHOCK, KEEP WARM/QUIET.
    INGESTION: I NDUCE VOMITING. DON'T GIVE LIQUIDS/INDUCE VOMITING IF
    UNCONSCIOUS/CONVULSING. IF VOMITING, WATCH CLOSELY TO MAKE SURE
    AIRWAY DOESN'T BECOME OBSTRUCTED BY VOMIT. OBTAIN MEDICAL ATTENTION
    IN ALL CASES.

=====================  Fire Fighting Measures  =====================

Extinguishing Media:CO2, DRY CHEMICAL POWDER/SPRAY

==================  Accidental Release Measures  ==================

Spill Release Procedures:EVACUATE AREA. WEAR OSHA REGULATED EQUIPMENT.
    VENTILATE AREA. SWEEP UP & PLACE IN AN APPROPRIATE CONTAINER. HOLD
    FOR DISPOSAL. WASH CONTAMINATED SURFACES TO REMOVE ANY RESIDUES.

======================	Handling and Storage  ======================

Handling and Storage Precautions:KEEP TIGHTLY CLOSED. STORE IN A COOL,
    DRY PLACE. STORE ONLY W/COMPATIBLE CHEMICALS. THIS PRODUCT IS
    FURNISHED FOR LABORATORY USE ONLY.
Other Precautions:AVOID CONTACT W/SKIN, EYES & CLOTHING. DON'T BREATHE
    VAPORS. PRODUCT MAY NOT BE USED AS DRUGS, COSMETICS,
    AGRICULTURAL/PESTICIDAL PRODUCTS, FOOD ADDITIVES/AS HOUSEHOLD
    CHEMICALS.

=============  Exposure Controls/Personal Protection  =============

Respiratory Protection:USE APPROPRIATE OSHA/MSHA APPROVED SAFETY
    EQUIPMENT.
Ventilation:THIS CHEMICAL SHOULD BE HANDLED ONLY IN A HOOD.
Eye Protection:EYE SHIELDS
Work Hygienic Practices:REMOVE/LAUNDER CONTAMINATED CLOTHING BEFORE
    REUSE. CONTACT LENSES SHOULDN'T BE WORN IN THE LABORATORY.
Supplemental Safety and Health
PERSONS NOT SPECIFICALLY/PROPERLY TRAINED SHOULDN'T HANDLE THIS
    CHEMICAL/ITS CONTAINER. ALL CHEMICALS SHOULD BE CONSIDERED
    HAZARDOUS-AVOID DIRECT PHYSICAL CONTACT. DATA INFORMATION IS FOR
    ACETONE.

==================  Physical/Chemical Properties  ==================

Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:186.8-192F
Solubility in Water:INSOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:COLORLESS CRYSTALLINE SOLID W/FRUITY/PLEASANT ODOR

=================  Stability and Reactivity Data  =================

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS

====================  Disposal Considerations  ====================

Waste Disposal Methods:BURN IN A CHEMICALS INCINERATOR EQUIPPED W/AN
    AFTERBURNER & SCRUBBER/DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE W/LOCAL, STATE &
    FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

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