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TBC-BRINADD

A DIVISION OF TEXAS UNITED CHEMICAL CO., LLC

4800 San Felipe Houston, TX 77056 (713) 877-2769

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET


Product: Potassium Formate, Iron Oxide Liquid System Revision: 1 Product Code: Issue Date: 07/08/97
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, Occupational Safety and Health Administration Form Approved OMB No. 1218-0072, may be used to comply with OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard 29 CFR 1910.1200.

SECTION I - PRODUCT IDENTITY


(As used on label and list)

POTASSIUM FORMATE, IRON OXIDE LIQUID SYSTEM


CAS # 590-29-4 CAS # 1317-65-3 CAS # 11138-66-2 CAS # 7732-18-5 CAS # 9005-25-8 CAS # 1309-37-1 Proprietary Polymer Blend in Potassium Formate Brine
EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER: (713) 664-4911 INFORMATION TELEPHONE NUMBER: (713) 877-2769

SECTION II - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/IDENTITY INFORMATION


Hazardous Components (Specify Identity; Common Name(s)) OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV OTHER LIMITS RECOMMENDED % Optional) None

SECTION III - PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS


Boiling Point: Vapor Density (AIR = 1): Appearance and Odor: 140 F N/D Specific Gravity (H2O = 1): Melting Point: Evaporation Rate (Butyl Acetate = 1): N/A N/A N/D N/A

Vapor Pressure (mm Hg.): N/D

Dark viscous liquid Solubility in Water:

SECTION IV - FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA


Flash Point (Method Used): N/A Flammable Limits: LEL: N/A UEL: N/A Extinguishing Media: As appropriate for surrounding area. Water, dry powder, foam or carbon dioxide Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: None None

SECTION V - REACTIVITY DATA


Stability: Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid): Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts: Conditions to Avoid: Exposing fluid to incompatible materials such as strong acids and oxidizing agents Polymerization: Will Not Occur Stable Acids or oxidizers Hydrogen, Potassium Oxalate

SECTION VI - HEALTH HAZARD DATA


Route(s) of Entry: Eye? Yes Inhalation? No Skin? Yes Ingestion? Yes Carcinogenicity: NTP? No IARC Monographs? No OSHA Regulated? No Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: No Information Emergency and First Aid Procedures: Ingestion: Not intended for human or animal consumption, may cause nausea. Get medical attention. Inhalation: Not Applicable Skin Contact: May cause dryness to skin. Wash with water. Eye Contact: May cause irritation and redness. Flush with water. If irritation persists, get medical attention.

SECTION VII - PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE


Steps to be taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled: Contain spillage with an absorbent material. Scoop up and remove. Area can then be hosed with water. Waste Disposal Method: Dispose of in accordance with local, state and federal regulations. Precautions to Be Taken in Handling and Storing: Keep floors clean as surfaces subject to spills from the product can become slippery. Store in a cool, frost free area, not in direct sunlight. Other Procedures: None

SECTION VIII - CONTROL MEASURES


Respiratory Protection: Ventilation: Protective Gloves: Eye Protection: Other Protective Clothing or Equipment:
DISCLAIMER: The information herein is given in good faith but no warranty, expressed or implied is made

N/A N/A Rubber, vinyl, or neoprene gloves Safety glasses Body Covering Clothing