Fumaric acid

AccuStandard, Inc

GHS07
Health risk rating2
Safety risk rating1
Environmental risk rating1

General Information

Product name

Fumaric acid

CAS No.

110-17-8

Supplier name

AccuStandard, Inc

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Company Information

Company name

AccuStandard, Inc

E-mail address of the competent person responsible for the Safety Data Sheet

edocs@accustandard.com

GHS Information

Signal word

Warning

Hazard Codes

Hazard statements(CLP)

H319, H335

Hazard statements

Code

Statements

H319

Causes serious eye irritation

H335

May cause respiratory irritation

Precautionary statements

Code

Statements

P202

Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.

P235

Keep cool.

P260

Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.

P262

Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing.

P264

Wash ... thoroughly after handling.

P284

[In case of inadequate ventilation] Wear respiratory protection.

P338

Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

P360

Rinse immediately contaminated clothing and skin with plenty of water before removing clothes.

P404

Store in a closed container.

Section2

2.2 Label elements

1 * 2 HEALTH 2 0 1 FLAMMABILITY 0 - continued P284 - Respiratory Protection: If workplace exposure limit(s) of product or any component is exceeded (see TLV/PEL), or a risk assessment shows air-purifying respirators are appropriate, use of a NIOSH/MSHA approved air supplied respirator is advised. Use a full-face respirator with multi-purpose combination (US) or type ABEK (EN14387) respirator cartridges in absence of proper environmental control. Always use respirators and components tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH (US) or CEN (EU). Engineering and/or administrative controls should be implemented to reduce exposure. P338 - Eye contact: Immediately flush with plenty of water. After initial flushing, remove and contact lenses and continue flushing for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. P360 - Skin contact: Immediately wash skin with soap and plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing. Get medical attention if symptoms occur. Wash clothing before reuse. P404 - Store in a tightly closed container.

Hazard statements

H319 - Causes severe eye irritation. (Eye damage/irritation, category 2A) H335 - May be irritating to mucous membrane and upper respiratory system. (Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure; Respiratory tract irritation, category 3) Precautionary Codes: P202 - This product should only by used by persons trained in the safe handling of hazardous chemicals. P235 - Store in a cool dry place. P260 - Do not breathe dust. P262 - Do not get in eyes, on skin or clothing. P264 - Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not take internally. Eye wash and safety equipment should be readily available. - continued

2.3 Other hazards

2.2.1 - Symptom of Exposure Health/Environment May cause stomach cramps and gastro-intestinal disturbances.

Potential health effects

Causes severe eye irritation. (Eye damage/irritation, category 2A) May be irritating to skin. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin. (Acute toxicity, dermal, category 5) May be irritating to mucous membrane and upper respiratory system. (Specific target organ toxicity, single exposure; Respiratory tract irritation, category 3) May be harmful if inhaled. (Acute toxicity, inhalation, category 5) May be harmful if swallowed. (Acute toxicity, oral, category 5) 2.2.3 - Routes of Entry Inhalation, ingestion or skin contact. 2.2.4 - Carcinogenicity This product is or contains a component that is not listed (ACGIH, IARC, NTP, OSHA) as a cancer causing agent.

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