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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET Coracion Blue HERD

This Safety Data Sheet was prepared in accordance with Directive 2001/58/EC.

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IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION AND COMPANY/UNDERTAKING


Coracion Blue HERD Colourtex Industries Limited Survey No. 91, Paikee of Bhestan, Bhestan-395023, Surat-Gujarat (India) Tel. + 91 261 289 1427/1428 Fax + 91 261 289 0080 Mail ehs@colourtex.co.in

Product Name Manufacturer

24 HR. EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBERS


India USA International 00-91-261-2890122, 2890775 800-424-9300 703-527-3887

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COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Azo copper complex reactive dyestuff preparation. Follow Section 3 & 11.

Product Description Hazardous ingredient(s)

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HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Ingestion, Inhalation, Skin and Eye Contact. Found to be a non-irritant when tested on skin and eyes of rabbits. Prolonged direct contact with this product may cause eye and skin irritation. This product belongs to the class of reactive dyestuffs. Occasional cases of respiratory sensitization have been observed by inhalation of certain reactive dyestuffs. Sensitization by this product has not been observed. Nevertheless, avoid inhalation. Non-hazardous goods

Primary Route(s) of Exposure Effect of Over Exposure

Hazard

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FIRST-AID MEASURES
Remove to fresh air immediately. Apply artificial respiration if necessary. Wash out mouth with water and give 200-300 ml (half a pint) of water to drink. Remove contaminated clothing immediately and wash affected skin with plenty of water or soap and water. If substance has got into the eyes, immediately wash out with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. If symptoms develop, obtain medical attention.

Inhalation Ingestion Skin Contact Eye Contact Further Medical Treatment

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5. FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES
Extinguish with foam, waterspray or dry chemical. A self contained breathing apparatus and suitable protective clothing should be worn in fire conditions. Dike fire control water for later disposal. Disposal should be in accordance with local, state or national legislation. See Section: 10

Extinguishing Media Fire Fighting Protective Equipment Other

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ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES


Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid inhalation of dusts. Avoid ingestion. Do not empty into drains; dispose of this material and its container in a safe way. Adsorb spillages onto sand, earth or any suitable adsorbent material. Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete. Fill into labelled, sealable containers. See Section: 13

Personal Precautions Environmental Precautions Methods for cleaning up

Other

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HANDLING AND STORAGE


Avoid dust generation. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid inhalation of dusts. Avoid ingestion. Keep container tightly closed and dry. Keep in a cool place.

Handling Storage

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EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION


Use a NIOSH approved respirator. Safety spectacles/goggles/full face shield. Wear suitable gloves. Wash thoroughly after handling. Contaminated clothing should be thoroughly cleaned Keep away from food, drink and animal feedingstuffs.

Respiratory Protection Eye Protection Gloves Other

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Form

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES


Powder. Blue. Odourless. 100 g/l (at RT) 6.0 - 8.0

Colour Odour Solubility (Water) pH (Value)

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10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Stable under normal conditions. Oxidizing agents. Strong Reducing Agents. Thermal decomposition will evolve toxic and irritant vapours.

Stability Incompitability Hazardous Decomposition Product(s)

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TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
LD50 > 2,000 mg/kg (Rat) Non-irritant (Rabbit) Non-irritant (Rabbit eye)

Acute Oral Toxicity Irritant Effect on Skin Irritant Effect on Eyes

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ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Approx. 15 mg/g Approx. 500 mg/g LC50 > 100 mg/l

Biological Oxygen Demand (BOD) Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) Fish Toxicity

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DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Disposal should be in accordance with local, state or national legislation. Containers must be decontaminated in accordance with all applicable regulations.

Waste Disposal Method Container Reuse

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ADR ADNR IMDG

TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Non-hazardous goods Non-hazardous goods Non-hazardous goods

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REGULATORY INFORMATION

Inventory Status
TSCA (USA) AICS (Australia) ECL (Korean Existing Chemicals List) PICCS (Philippines) Listed Listed Listed Listed

European Regulations
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Safety Phrases S22: Do not breathe dust.

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OTHER INFORMATION

THE DATA AND INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN ARE PRESENTED IN GOOD FAITH AND BELIEVED TO BE ACCURATE. IT IS PROVIDED FOR YOUR GUIDANCE ONLY. THE INFORMATION IN THIS DOCUMENT IS BASED ON THE PRESENT STATE OF OUR KNOWLEDGE AND IS APLLICABLE TO THE PRODUCT WITH REGARD TO APPROPRIATE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS. BECAUSE MANY FACTORS MAY AFFECT PROCESSING OR APPLICATION/USE, WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU MAKE TESTS TO DETERMINE THE SUITABILITY OF A PRODUCT FOR YOUR PARTICULAR PURPOSE PRIOR TO USE. NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE MADE REGARDING PRODUCT. COLOURTEX SHALL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE RESULTING FROM HANDLING OR FROM CONTACT WITH THE ABOVE PRODUCT.

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