MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET SECTION 1 –IDENTIFICATION Product Name Recommended Use Fly Spray / Insecticide
Supplier TASMAN CHEMICALS PTY LTD ACN : 005 072 659 Street Address 1-7 Bell Grove, Braeside , Victoria 3195 AUSTRALIA Telephone Number Facsimilie Emergency Telephone Number 1 800 334 556
SECTION 2 – HAZARDS INDENTIFICATION Hazardous according to criteria of Worksafe Australia.
Hazard Category :
Harmful: may cause lung damage if swallowed
Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness and cracking
Harmful by inhalation and in contact with skin
Irritating to respiratory system and skin
Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long term adverse effects in the aquatic
Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves
Wear suitable gloves and eye/face protection
SECTION 3 – COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Ingredient CAS Number Proportion (%m/m)
H>60% M=10-60% L=<10%
SECTION 4 – FIRST AID MEASURES
DO NOT induce vomiting. Wash out mouth with water. Where
vomiting occurs naturally have head below hip level in order to reduce risk of aspiration Seek immediate medical assistance or contact the Poisons Information Centre immediately.
If in eyes, hold eyelids apart and flush continuously with running water. Continue flushing until advised by the Poisons Information Centre or a doctor, or for at least 15 minutes
If skin or hair contact occurs, remove contaminated clothing and flush skin and hair with running water.
Remove victim from source of contamination or move victim to fresh air. Allow patient to assume most comfortable position. Seek medical attention if effects persist.
Advice to Doctor
Treat symptomatically. SECTION 5 – FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
This product should be stored and used in a well ventilated area away from naked flames, sparks and other sources of ignition. Hoses should be electrically continuous and containers bonded to avoid static charge build-up. Keep the container tightly closed Extinguishing Media Dry chemical, foam or carbon dioxide. Water spray may be used to keep fire expose containers cool Special Fire Fighting Procedures In the event of a fire, water full protective clothing and NIOSH approved self-contained breathing apparatus with full face operated in the pressure demand or other positive pressure mode SECTION 6 – ACCIDENTALRELEASE MEASURES
Spills Ventilate area of leak or spill. Remove all sources of ignition. Wear appropriate personal protective equipment. Isolate hazard area. Keep unnecessary and unprotected personnel from entering. Contain and recover liquid when possible. Use non-sparking tools and equipment. Collect liquid in an appropriate container or absorb with an inert material (eg vermiculite, dry sand, or earth), and place in a chemical waste container. Do not use combustible materials, such as sawdust. Place used absorbent in suitable sealed containers, follow state or local authority regulations and guidelines for the disposal of the waste. Clean area with detergent and water – do not allow product to enter drains sewers or watercourses – inform the local authorities if this occurs. SECTION 7 – HANDLING AND STORAGE
Handling : Avoid skin and eye contact Storage : Under normal weather conditions store in a well-ventilated area.
Keep containers closed at all times when not in use. Check regularly for leaks.
SECTION 8 – EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONALPROTECTION
Occupational Exposure Limits : No value assigned for this specific material by the Occupational Health and Safety Commission Engineering Control Measures : Natural ventilation should be adequate under normal use conditions, Keep containers closed when not in use. Personal Protective Equipment : Eye:
Always wash hands before eating, drinking, smoking or using the toilet. Wash contaminated clothing and other protective equipment before storage and reuse.
SECTION 9 – PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
0.80 grams/mL (approximately) Solubility:
SECTION 10 – STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Incompatible with strong oxidising agents
Reactivity SECTION 11 – TOXOLOGICAL INFORMATION Health Effects No adverse health effects expected if the material is handled in accordance with the Material Safety Data Sheet. Symptoms that may arise if the material is mishandled are : Acute Effects
Ingestion causes burning sensation in mouth and stomach, nausea, vomiting and salivation. Minute amounts aspirated into the lungs can produce a severe hemorrhagic pneumonitis with severe pulmonary injury.
Will cause eye irritation. Splashes cause severe irritation, possible corneal burns and eye damage.
Skin contact results in loss of natural oils and often results in a characteristic dermatitis. May be absorbed through the skin.
Inhalation of vapours may be irritating to the nose and throat. Inhalation of high concentrations may result in nausea, vomiting, headache, ringing in the ears, and severe breathing difficulties which may be delayed in onset.
Chronic Effects Chronic inhalation can cause headache, loss of appetite, nervousness and pale skin. Repeated or prolonged skin contact may cause a skin rash. Repeated exposure of the eyes to high concentrations of vapor may cause reversible eye damage. SECTION 12 – ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Do not contaminate waterways. Minor spills and residue may be hosed down with excess water to trade waste treatment plant. Major spills should be contained, and placed in sealed plastic or epoxy-lined drums for disposal
SECTION 13 – DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Dispose of waste according to federal, EPA and state regulations. If possible contain spill. Place inert absorbent material onto spillage. Use clean non-sparking tools to collect the material and place into a suitable labelled container. Do not dilute BUT contain. If large quantities of this material enters the waterways contact the Environmental Protection Authority or you local Waste Management Authority
SECTION 14 – TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Classified as a Dangerous Good by the Criteria of the Australian Dangerous Good Code Proper Shipping Name :
SECTION 15 – REGULATORY INFORMATION
Based upon information, not classified as hazardous according to criteria of NOHSC
Poisons Schedule SECTION 16 – OTHER INFORMATION
Contact Points Organisation Location Telephone
MSDS are updated frequently. Please ensure that you have a current copy. This MSDS summarises our best knowledge of the health and safety hazard information of the product; how to safely handle and use the product in the workplace. If clarification or further information is needed to ensure that an appropriate risk assessment can be made, the user should contact Tasman Chemicals Pty Ltd. Our responsibility for products sold are subject to our standard terms and conditions, a copy of which appears on all invoices. It is also available on request. Where health or safety data given discloses a risk to the user or environment, it is the responsibility of the Purchaser to pass on that information to employees or those who may be using the product, ensuring that adequate safety procedures are used including good industrial hygiene.
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