ALDON CORP. -- FERRIC SULFATE -- -
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:FERRIC SULFATE
MSDS Date:12/04/1996
FSC:NIIN:Submitter:D DG
Status Code:A
MSDS Number: CKBTK
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:ALDON CORP.
Address:1533 W HENRIETTA RD
City:AVON
State:NY
ZIP:14414
Country:US
Info Phone Num:716-226-6177
Emergency Phone Num:716-226-6177
Resp. Party Other MSDS Num.:FF 150
Preparer's Name:MICHAEL RASZEJA
Chemtrec Ind/Phone:(800)424-9300
CAGE:6V042
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:AL-DON CHEMICALS INC
Address:1533 W HENRIETTA RD
Box:City:AVON
State:NY
ZIP:14414-9508
Country:US
Phone:716-226-6177
CAGE:6V042
Company Name:WARDS NATURAL SCIENCE ESTABLISHMENT INC
Address:5100 W HENRIETTA RD
Box:92912
City:ROCHESTER
State:NY
ZIP:14692-9012
Country:US
Phone:(716) 359-2502
Contract Num:MDA414-99-A-0024-0021
CAGE:63759

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

Ingred Name:FERRIC SULFATE
CAS:10028-22-5
RTECS #:NO8505000
= Wt:89.
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

Ingred Name:FREE SULFURIC ACID
CAS:7664-93-9
RTECS #:WS5600000
= Wt:2.7
OSHA PEL:1 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV:1 MG/M3
ACGIH STEL:3 MG/M3
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:ORAL LD50(RAT): 1-2.5 G/KG
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE: DUSTY. MAY IRRITATE LUNGS &
    MUCOUS MEMBRANES. MAY BE CORROSIVE TO THE EYE IF NOT REMOVED BY
    WASHING. CHRONIC: NONE KNOWN. PROLONGED DUST INHALATION MAY CAUSE
    LUNG MOTTLING AND IRRITATION OF MUC OUS MEMBRANES.
Effects of Overexposure:MAY CAUSE COUGHING.

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

First Aid:EYES-FLUSH THOROUGHLY WITH WATER FOR AT LEAST 15, LIFTING
    LOWER AND UPPER EYELIDS OCCASIONALLY. GET IMMEDIATE  MEDICAL
    ATTENTION. SKIN-FLUSH  THOROUGHLY WITH WATER, THEN WASH WITH MILD
    SOAP AND WATER.  INHALATION-REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. IF NOT BREATHING,
    GIVE ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION. IF BREATHING IS DIFFICULT. GIVE
    OXYGEN. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION.	 INGESTION-IF SWALLOWED, IF
    CONSCIOUS, GIVE LARGE AM OUNTS OF WATER OR MILK TO DRINK. CALL A
    PHYSICIAN IMMEDIATELY. NEVER GIVE ANYTHING BY MOUTH TO AN
    UNCONSCIOUS PERSON.

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

Extinguishing Media:USE ANY MEDIA SUITABLE FOR EXTINGUISHING OTHER
    COMBUSTIBLE MATERIALS IN THE AREA.
Fire Fighting Procedures:IN FIRE CONDITIONS,  WEAR A NIOSH/MSHA
    APPROVED SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS AND FULL PROTECTIVE
    CLOTHING.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:IF WATER IS USED, THE PRODUCT IS WATER
    SOLUBLE & WATER MAY BE ACID, & WATER SHOULD NOT BE ALLOWED TO ENTER
    NATURAL WATERWAYS. AT TEMPERATURES ABOVE 600C, PRODUCT DECOMPOSES
    TO IRON OXIDE AND SULFUR TR IOXIDE.

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

Spill Release Procedures:SWEEP UP AND PLACE IN A SUITABLE CONTAINER FOR
    DISPOSAL IN AN APPROVED LANDFILL. WASH SPILL AREA WITH WATER. IF
    SOLUTION, NEUTRALIZE WITH LIME, SODA ASH OR BICARBONATE AND REMOVE
    TO APPROVED LANDFILL.
Neutralizing Agent:LIME, SODA ASH OR BICARBONATE.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE IN A COOL, DRY PLACE. PROTECT
    FROM LIGHT.  WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING. KEEP CONTAINER TIGHTLY
    CLOSED WHEN NOT IN USE.
Other Precautions:READ LABEL ON CONTAINER BEFORE USING. DO NOT WEAR
    CONTACT LENSES WHEN WORKING WITH CHEMICALS. FOR LABORATORY USE
    ONLY. NOT FOR DRUG, FOOD OR HOUSEHOLD USE. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF
    CHILDREN. IF IN WATER S OLUTION, PRODUCT IS CORROSIVE. REMOVE &
    WASH CONTAMINATED CLOTHING.

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

Respiratory Protection:NONE SHOULD BE NEEDED IN NORMAL HANDLING. IF
    DUSTY CONDITIONS PREVAIL, WEAR A NIOSH/MSHA-APPROVED DUST MASK.
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST: RECOMMENDED. MECHANICAL (GENERAL):
    RECOMMENDED.
Protective Gloves:RUBBER MAY BE WORN.
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL SAFETY GLASSES.
Other Protective Equipment:SMOCK, APRON, EYE WASH STATION, VENTILATED
    HOOD.
Supplemental Safety and Health

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

HCC:N1
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:DECOMPOSES
Melt/Freeze Pt:=480.C, 896.F
M.P/F.P Text:DECOMPOSES
Vapor Pres:NEGLIGIBLE AS SOLID
Spec Gravity:3.097
Solubility in Water:55 GRAMS PER 100 ML WATER
Appearance and Odor:GRAY YELLOW, GRAYISH-WHITE, GREY TO BROWN POWDER OR
    GRANULES; NO ODOR.

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
SOLUTION IS HIGHLY CORROSIVE TO MILD STEEL, COOPER, COOPER ALLOYS AND
    GALVANIZED STEEL.
Stability Condition to Avoid:MOISTURE. VERY HYGROSCOPIC, LIGHT
    SENSITIVE.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:AT TEMPERATURES ABOVE 600C, PRODUCT
    DECOMPOSES TO IRON OXIDE AND SULFUR TRIOXIDE.

===================  Toxicological Information	===================

Toxicological Information:RTECS NO. NO8505000 TLV-TWA 1 MG/M3; STEL 2
    MG/M3. TOXICITY DATA: INH-RAT: LC50 147.9 MG/L.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DISCHARGE, TREATMENT OR DISPOSAL MAY BE SUBJECT
    TO FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL LAWS. THESE GUIDELINES ARE INTENDED FOR
    THE DISPOSAL OF CATALOG-SIZE QUANTITIES ONLY. REMOVE DRY PRODUCT TO
    APPROVED LANDFILL . IF SOLUTION, NEUTRALIZE WITH LIME, SODA ASH OR
    BICARBONATE AND REMOVE TO APPROVED LANDFILL.

===================  MSDS Transport Information  ===================

Transport Information:NON-REGULATED.

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