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INTRODUCTION • It is an important component of workplace safety, and intended to provide procedures for handling or working with that substance in a safe manner, storage, disposal, protective equipment, and spill handling procedures. • 16 point (section) EU format – conforming to 29CFR 1910.1200 CFR
(code of Federal Regulation)


Chemical Product & Company Identification Gives the product name. manufacturer. description. and emergency numbers.          Manufacturer/ supplier name & address Product trade name CAS no.1. Synonyms Generic chemical name Product type Preparation/ revision date Transportation emergency phone number MSDS number PETROLUBE (T) LTD .

2.  Percentage (by wt)  Carcinogen PETROLUBE (T) LTD .Chemical composition and common name Hazardous ingredients  Components  CAS no.

Hazard identification Lists the main hazards  Appearance  Odor  Principal hazards  Target organs PETROLUBE (T) LTD .3.

4.First aid measures Action to be taken if a person is affected  Eyes  Skin  Inhalation  Oral PETROLUBE (T) LTD .

5.Fire fighting measures Details required in case of fires  Flash point  Extinguishing media  Fire fighting procedures  Unusual fire & explosion hazards PETROLUBE (T) LTD .

6.Accidental release measures Steps to be taken in case of spillage/ leakage  Spill control procedures PETROLUBE (T) LTD .

Handling and storage information  Pumping temperature  Maximum handling temperature  Handling procedures  Maximum storage temperature  Storage procedures  Loading temperature PETROLUBE (T) LTD .7.

8.Exposure control and personal protection Mainly deals with personal protective equipments  Exposure limits  Other exposure limits  Engineering controls  Gloves protection  Eyes protection  Respiratory protection  Clothing recommendation PETROLUBE (T) LTD .

Physical and chemical properties  Flash point  Specific gravity/ density  Solubility  Viscosity  Pour point  And others PETROLUBE (T) LTD .9.

Stability and reactivity  Stability  Decomposition temperature  Incompatibility  Polymerization  Thermal decomposition  Conditions to avoid PETROLUBE (T) LTD .10.

11.Toxicological information Related to acute & chronic exposure  ACUTE o o o o o o o o Eye irritation Skin irritation Respiratory irritation Dermal toxicity Inhalation toxicity Oral toxicity Dermal sensitization Inhalation sensitization PETROLUBE (T) LTD .

11.Toxicological information contd…  CHRONIC  Chronic toxicity  Carcinogenicity  Mutagenicity  Reproductive toxicity  teratogenicity PETROLUBE (T) LTD .

12.Ecological information Details regarding environmental toxicity & fate ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICITY  Freshwater fish toxicity  Freshwater invertebrates toxicity  Algal inhibition  Saltwater fish toxicity  Saltwater invertebrates toxicity  Bacterial toxicity  Miscellaneous PETROLUBE (T) LTD .

12. ENVIRONMENTAL FATE  Biodegradation  Bioaccumulation  Soil mobility PETROLUBE (T) LTD .Ecological information contd….

Disposal information Details required for waste disposal PETROLUBE (T) LTD .13.

DOT DOT NAERG PETROLUBE (T) LTD .S.Transport information       ICAO/ IATA IMDG EMS MARPOL USCG U.14.

Regulatory information  Global chemical inventories  US federal regulations  State regulations  Product registrations  Local statutory PETROLUBE (T) LTD .15.

Information not covered in the other sections  NFPA codes o Health o Fire o Reactivity  HMIS codes o Health o Fire o Reactivity  Precautionary labels PETROLUBE (T) LTD .16.



mixtures As of Sep 2009. 7732-18-5 Last digit is single. element. alloys.g. polymer. there are 50 million organic/ inorganic substances in CAS registry e.DID YOU KNOW THAT? CAS registry numbers are unique numerical identifiers for chemical. compound. a checksum PETROLUBE (T) LTD .

and Liability Act of 1980 (USA) OSHA NIOSH Occupational Safety and Health Administration National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health PETROLUBE (T) LTD . Compensation.DID YOU KNOW THAT? PPE DOT CERCLA Personal Protective Equipment Department of Transportation Comprehensive Environmental Response.

ED50 (effective dose 50). (Lethal Dose 50) is the dose of a chemical which kills 50% of a sample population.DID YOU KNOW THAT? LC50 (Lethal Concentration 50) is the concentration of a chemical which kills 50% of a sample population. It is used when exposure is by swallowing. LD50 EC50 (half maximal effective concentration) . skin contact. IC50 (half maximal inhibitory concentration) PETROLUBE (T) LTD . injection. This measure is generally used when exposure to a chemical is through the animal breathing it in.

usually for 8 h period American Conference of Industrial Hygienists Mine Safety and Health Administration International Agency for Research on Cancer (WHO) PETROLUBE (T) LTD .DID YOU KNOW THAT? PEL TWA STEL ACGIH MSHA IARC permissible exposure limit in ppm or mg/m3 time weighted average short term exposure limit.

DID YOU KNOW THAT? OECD Organization for economic co-operation and development RCRA Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). International Civil Aviation Organization International Air Transport Association ICAO IATA PETROLUBE (T) LTD . is the principal Federal law in the United States governing the disposal of solid waste. enacted in 1976.

DID YOU KNOW THAT? IMDG International Maritime Dangerous Goods IMDG EmS IMDG emergency schedule MFAG MARPOL USCG NAERG Medical First Aid Guide International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution From Ships United States Coast Guard North American Emergency Response Guidebook PETROLUBE (T) LTD .

DID YOU KNOW THAT? TSCA EU/ EEC SARA Toxic Substances Control Act European Union/ European Economic Committee Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act consolidated list of chemicals subject to emergency planning National Fire Protection Association Health Management Information System NFPA HMIS PETROLUBE (T) LTD .