Material Safety Data
Magnesium Sulfate Anhydrous
Section 1 - Chemical Product and Company
MSDS Name: Magnesium Sulfate Anhydrous
Catalog Numbers: S80067, M65 3, M65 500, M65-100LB, M65-3,
M65-500, M65100LB, M653, M65500, NC9771431
Sulfate; Epsom Salts
1 Reagent Lane
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
For information, call: 201-796-7100
Emergency Number: 201-796-7100
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Section 2 -
Composition, Information on Ingredients
||Sulfuric acid magnesium salt (1:1)
Symbols: None listed.
Risk Phrases: None listed.
Section 3 - Hazards
Appearance: transparent. Caution! May cause eye and skin
irritation. May cause respiratory and digestive tract irritation.
Target Organs: None.
Eye: May cause mild eye irritation.
Skin: May cause skin irritation.
Ingestion: Causes gastrointestinal irritation with nausea,
vomiting and diarrhea.
Inhalation: May cause respiratory
Chronic: No information found.
Section 4 - First Aid
Eyes: Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least
15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.
Skin: Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least
15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical aid if
irritation develops or persists. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes.
Ingestion: If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4
cupfuls of milk or water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Get medical aid.
Inhalation: Remove from exposure to fresh
air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is
difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid.
Physician: Treat symptomatically and supportively.
Antidote: The use of Calcium gluconate to precipitate the
oxalate should be determined by only qualified medical personnel.
Section 5 - Fire
Information: Material will not burn.
Media: Use extinguishing media most appropriate for the surrounding
Section 6 -
Accidental Release Measures
Information: Use proper personal protective equipment as indicated in
Spills/Leaks: Vacuum or sweep up material and
place into a suitable disposal container. Avoid generating dusty conditions.
Section 7 - Handling
Handling: Wash thoroughly after handling. Remove
contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Use with adequate ventilation.
Storage: Store in a tightly closed container.
Section 8 - Exposure
Controls, Personal Protection
Controls: Use adequate ventilation to keep airborne concentrations low.
|Sulfuric acid magnesium salt (1:1)
OSHA Vacated PELs: Sulfuric
acid magnesium salt (1:1): No OSHA Vacated PELs are listed for this chemical.
Personal Protective Equipment
Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described
by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European
Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to
prevent skin exposure.
Clothing: Wear appropriate
protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
respiratory protection program that meets OSHA's 29 CFR §1910.134 and ANSI Z88.2
requirements or European Standard EN 149 must be followed whenever workplace
conditions warrant a respirator's use.
Section 9 - Physical
and Chemical Properties
pH: Not available.
Vapor Pressure: < .1 mm Hg @ 20
Vapor Density: Not available.
Viscosity: Not available.
Boiling Point: Not
Temperature: Not available.
Flash Point: Not available.
Decomposition Temperature:1124 deg C
(estimated) Health: 1; Flammability: 0; Reactivity: 0
Upper: Not available.
Soluble in water.
Specific Gravity/Density: 2.66
Section 10 -
Stability and Reactivity
Stability: Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
to Avoid: Incompatible materials.
Incompatibilities with Other
Materials: Moisture. Explosive when heated with ethoxyethynl alcohols.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Sulfur oxides (SOx), including
sulfur oxide and sulfur dioxide.
Hazardous Polymerization: Has not
Section 11 -
CAS# 7487-88-9: OM4500000
CAS# 7487-88-9: Not listed by
ACGIH, IARC, NIOSH, NTP, or OSHA.
Epidemiology: No data available.
Teratogenicity: No data available.
No data available.
Neurotoxicity: No data available.
Mutagenicity: No data available.
Other Studies: No data
Section 12 -
No information available.
Section 13 - Disposal
Chemical waste generators
must determine whether a discarded chemical is classified as a hazardous waste.
US EPA guidelines for the classification determination are listed in 40 CFR
Parts 261.3. Additionally, waste generators must consult state and local
hazardous waste regulations to ensure complete and accurate classification.
RCRA P-Series: None listed.
RCRA U-Series: None listed.
Section 14 -
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Section 15 -
CAS# 7487-88-9 is listed on the TSCA
Health & Safety Reporting List
None of the
chemicals are on the Health & Safety Reporting List.
None of the chemicals in this product are under a Chemical Test
None of the chemicals are listed under TSCA
TSCA Significant New Use Rule
None of the chemicals
in this material have a SNUR under TSCA.
None of the chemicals in this material have an RQ.
None of the chemicals in this product have a TPQ.
CAS # 7487-88-9: acute.
No chemicals are
reportable under Section 313.
Clean Air Act:
This material does
not contain any hazardous air pollutants. This material does not contain any
Class 1 Ozone depletors. This material does not contain any Class 2 Ozone
Clean Water Act:
None of the chemicals in this product
are listed as Hazardous Substances under the CWA. None of the chemicals in this
product are listed as Priority Pollutants under the CWA. None of the chemicals
in this product are listed as Toxic Pollutants under the CWA.
None of the chemicals in this product are considered highly
hazardous by OSHA.
CAS# 7487-88-9 is not present on state
lists from CA, PA, MN, MA, FL, or NJ.
California No Significant Risk Level:
None of the chemicals in this product are listed. European/International
European Labeling in Accordance with EC
CAS# 7487-88-9: 0
is listed on Canada's DSL List. CAS# 7487-88-9 is listed on Canada's DSL List.
This product has a WHMIS classification of Not controlled..
7487-88-9 is not listed on Canada's Ingredient Disclosure List.
Section 16 -
MSDS Creation Date:
Revision #1 Date: 8/02/2000
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