DEXSIL CORP                    -- CLOR-N-SOIL 50PCB SCREENING KIT, AMPULE 1    
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MSDS Safety Information 
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FSC: 6630
MSDS Date: 11/16/1993
MSDS Num: BYDTM
LIIN: 00N061725
Product ID: CLOR-N-SOIL 50PCB SCREENING KIT, AMPULE 1
MFN: 01
Kit Part: Y
Responsible Party
Cage: 9Y176
Name: DEXSIL CORP
Address: ONE HAMDEN PARK DRIVE
City: HAMDEN CT 06517
Info Phone Number: 203-288-3509
Emergency Phone Number: 800-424-9300(CHEMTREC)
Published: Y
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Contractor Summary 
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Cage: 65297
Name: DEXSIL CORP
Address: 1 HAMDEN PARK DR
City: HAMDEN CT 06514-3150
Phone: 203-288-3509
Cage: 9Y176
Name: DEXSIL CORP
Address: ONE HAMDEN PARK DR
Box: 06517
City: HAMDEN CT 06317
Phone: 203-288-3509
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Ingredients 
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Name: KIT CONSISTS OF 1 TEST TUBE CONTAINING 2 AMPULES, 1 TEST TUBE CONTAINING
  2 AMPULES AND AN AQUEOUS SOLUTION, A 
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Name: ING 1: SEPARATE AMPULE, VIAL OF EXTRACTION SOLV & A PLASTIC DRYING
  COLUNM. A SEPARATE  ENTRY COVERS EACH 
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Name: ING 2: COMPONENT. REFER TO ALL PARTS #A-H FOR COMPLETE INFORMATION ON
  THIS PRODUCT.
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Name: AMPULE 1 (GRAY-YELLOW DOT) CONTAINS INGREDIENT 5.
OSHA PEL: N/K (FP N)
ACGIH TLV: N/K (FP N)
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Cas: 7440-23-5
RTECS #: VY0686000
Name: SODIUM (CERCLA)
% Wt: 60 MG
OSHA PEL: N/K (FP N)
ACGIH TLV: N/K (FP N)
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Health Hazards Data 
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LD50 LC50 Mixture: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Route Of Entry Inds - Inhalation: YES
Skin: NO
Ingestion: YES
Carcinogenicity Inds - NTP: NO
IARC: NO
OSHA: NO
Effects of Exposure: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Explanation Of Carcinogenicity: NOT RELEVANT.
Signs And Symptions Of Overexposure: SEE HEALTH HAZARDS.
Medical Cond Aggravated By Exposure: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
First Aid: IN CASE OF CONTACT W/REAGENTS, RINSE WELL W/WATER. IN CASE OF INHAL,
  REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. EYE: FLUSH W/LGE AMOUNTS OF WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MINS.
  SEEK MED ATTN. SKIN: FLUSH W/LGE AMOUNTS OF WATER. USE  SOAP & WATER TO
  WASH AWAY ORGANIC COMPONENTS.
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Handling and Disposal
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Spill Release Procedures: COVER WITH DRY SODA ASH OR SALT. STORE IN A WELL
  VENTILATED AREA AWAY FROM MOISTURE.
Neutralizing Agent: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Waste Disposal Methods: PIPETTE:MAY CNTN RESIDUAL PCB'S, DISP OF I/A/W ALL
  APPLIC FED, STATE & LOC ENVIRON REGS. TEST TUBE 1:CNTNS SOIL SAMPLE &
  EXTRACT. DISP OF AS ORG WASTE I/A/W ALL APPLIC FED, STATE & LOC ENVIRON
  REGS. T EST TUBE 2:CNTNS REACTED SOIL EXTRACT, ORG(SUPDAT)
Handling And Storage Precautions: STORE TEST KITS IN COOL, DRY PLACE.
Other Precautions: DOT CLASS: FLAMMABLE SOLID, DANGEROUS WHEN WET. CORROSIVE.
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Fire and Explosion Hazard Information 
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Flash Point Text: >212F,>100C
Extinguishing Media: DO NOT USE WATER ON A SODIUM FIRE. DRY CHEMICAL, FOAM,
  CO*2.
Fire Fighting Procedures: WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED SCBA & FULL PROTECTIVE
  EQUIPMENT(FP N). DO NOT USE WATER. AVOID BREATHING SODIUM OXIDE FUMES WHICH
  WILL FORM ON COMBUSTION.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
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Control Measures 
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Respiratory Protection: NONE REQUIRED DURING NORMAL USE. USE NIOSH/MSHA
  APPROVED RESPIRATOR APPROPRIATE FOR EXPOSURE OF CONCERN(FP N).
Ventilation: PERFORM TEST ONLY IN WELL VENTILATED AREA.
Protective Gloves: RUBBER GLOVES. VITON RECOMM FOR (SUPDAT)
Eye Protection: ANSI APPRVD SAFETY GLASSES(FP N).
Other Protective Equipment: WEAR APPROPRIATE SAFETY EQUIPMENT WHEN PERFORMING
  TEST ON SITE.
Work Hygienic Practices: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Supplemental Safety and Health: HAZ DECOMP:SOLNS ARE STABLE. PROT GLOVES:USE
  W/PCB'S. WASTE DISP METH:LIQ & POSS, RESIDUAL PCB'S. DISP OF AS ORG WASTE
  I/A/W ALL APPLIC FED, STATE & LOC ENVIRON REGS. TEST TUBE 3:UPON
  COMPLETION OF TE ST INCL ADDTN OF AMPULE 5, CONTENTS PASS EPA TCLP TEST. DISP
  OF I/A/W ALL APPLIC FED,STATE & LOC ENVIRON REGS.
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Physical/Chemical Properties 
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Spec Gravity: 0.86
Solubility in Water: REACTS
Appearance and Odor: GRAY W/NO ODOR.
Percent Volatiles by Volume: NONE
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Reactivity Data 
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Stability Indicator: YES
Stability Condition To Avoid: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Materials To Avoid: DO NOT EXPOSE BROKEN SODIUM AMPULE TO MOISTURE. KEEP FROM
  STRONG OXIDIZERS.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: SODIUM WILL FORM HYDROGEN/SODIUM OXIDE WHEN
  MOIST IS PRESENT. DIGLYME MAY FORM PEROXIDES ON EXPOS TO AIR. OTHER(SUPDAT)
Hazardous Polymerization Indicator: NO
Conditions To Avoid Polymerization: NOT RELEVANT.
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Toxicological Information 
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Ecological Information 
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MSDS Transport Information 
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Regulatory Information 
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Other Information 
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HAZCOM Label 
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Product ID: CLOR-N-SOIL 50PCB SCREENING KIT, AMPULE 1
Cage: 9Y176
Company Name: DEXSIL CORP
Street: ONE HAMDEN PARK DR
PO Box: 06517
City: HAMDEN CT
Zipcode: 06317
Health Emergency Phone: 800-424-9300(CHEMTREC)
Label Required IND: Y
Date Of Label Review: 07/25/1995
Status Code: C
Label Date: 07/25/1995
Origination Code: G
Eye Protection IND: YES
Skin Protection IND: YES
Signal Word: CAUTION
Respiratory Protection IND: YES
Health Hazard: None
Contact Hazard: None
Fire Hazard: Slight
Reactivity Hazard: Slight
Hazard And Precautions: COMBUSTIBLE. REACTS W/WATER. ACUTE: NONE SPECIFIED BY
  MANUFACTURER.
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