Tartaric acid

AccuStandard, Inc

GHS05GHS07
Health risk rating3
Safety risk rating1
Environmental risk rating1

General Information

Product name

Tartaric acid

Supplier name

AccuStandard, Inc

Emergency telephone

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

Danger

Hazard Codes

Hazard statements(CLP)

H302, H314, H318

Hazard statements

Code

Statements

H302

Harmful if swallowed

H314

Causes severe skin burns and eye damage

H318

Causes serious eye damage

Precautionary statements

Code

Statements

P202

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

P233

Keep container tightly closed.

P262

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

P264

Wash ... thoroughly after handling.

P280

Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

P284

[In case of inadequate ventilation] Wear respiratory protection.

P331

Do NOT induce vomiting.

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.

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2.2 Label elements

0 2 HEALTH 2 0 FLAMMABILITY - 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. P331 - Ingestion: Do NOT induce vomiting. Call a physician or poison control center immediately. Give victim a glass of water a little at a time. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If vomiting occurs spontaneously, lower head below waist to prevent fluid from entering the lungs. P338 - Eye contact: Immediately flush with plenty of water. After initial flushing, remove any contact lenses and continue flushing for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. P360 - Skin contact: Immediately flush skin with plenty amounts of water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical attention immediately. Thoroughly wash (or discard) clothing and shoes before reuse.

Signal word

Danger 0

Hazard statements

H302 - Harmful if swallowed. (Acute toxicity, oral, category 4) H314 - Causes skin burns. (Skin corrosion/irritation, category 1) H318 - Causes serious eye damage. (Eye damage/irritation, category 1) Precautionary Codes: P202 - This product should only by used by persons trained in the safe handling of hazardous chemicals. P233 - Store in a tightly closed container. (P404) 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. P280 - Protective gloves must be worn to prevent skin contact. - continued

2.3 Other hazards

2.2.1 - Symptom of Exposure Health/Environment Corrosive. Inhalation may cause spasm, inflammation and edema of the larynx and bronchi, chemical pneumonitis and pulmonary edema. Material is extremely destructive to tissue of the eyes, mucous membranes upper respiratory tract and skin. May cause burning sensation, coughing, wheezing, laryngitis, shortness of breath, headache, nausea and vomiting.

Potential health effects

Causes serious eye damage. (Eye damage/irritation, category 1) Causes skin burns. (Skin corrosion/irritation, category 1) May be harmful if absorbed through the skin. (Acute toxicity, dermal, category 5) Irritating to mucous membrane and upper respiratory system. May be harmful if inhaled. (Acute toxicity, inhalation, category 5) Harmful if swallowed. (Acute toxicity, oral, category 4) 2.2.3 - Routes of Entry Inhalation, ingestion or skin contact. 2.2.4 - Carcinogenicity This product is or contains a component that is classified (ACGIH, IARC, NTP, OSHA) as probably not a cancer hazard.

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