Scale Off Product Safety Data Sheet

1. IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION AND COMPANY PRODUCT

PRODUCT NAME : SCALE-OFF
SUPPLIED BY :

METKLEAN PRODUCTS LIMITED

23 HAILEY ROAD

HAILEY ROAD BUSINESS PARK

ERITH KENT DA18 4AA

Tele: 020 8310 9882/8642

Fax: 020 8312 1336

2. GENERAL COMPOSITION

A 23% AQUEOUS SOLUTION OF ORTHOPHOSPHORIC ACID.

3. HAZARD IDENTIFICATION

IRRITANT TO BODY TISSUES.

4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Inhalation : NOT APPLICABLE, VIRTUALLY ODOURLESS.
Skin Contact : IRRITATION, SENSITISATION, REDDENING ON PROLONGED CONTACT. DRENCH SKIN WITH PLENTY OF WATER. REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING AND WASH BEFORE RE-USE.
Eye Contact : PAIN, REDDENING, WATERING. IRRIGATE THOROUGHLY WITH WATER FOR AT LEAST 10 MINUTES. SEEK MEDICAL ATTENTION.
Ingestion : IRRITATION OF GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT. WASH OUT MOUTH WITH WATER. DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. DRINK WATER AND SEEK MEDICAL ATTENTION IF PATIENT FEELS UNWELL.
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Extinguishing Media : SELECT EXTINGUISHING MEDIUM APPROPRIATE TO OTHER MATERIALS INVOLVED.
Hazardous Combustion Products : NON-FLAMMABLE. IN LARGE FIRE OXIDES OF PHOSPHOROUS CAN BE EVOLVED AND SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS AND FULL PROTECTIVE CLOTHING USED.
6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Personal Precautions : WEAR IMPERVIOUS GLOVES/OVERALLS AND BOOTS WHILE CLEARING UP THE SPILLAGE.
Environmental Precautions : PREVENT LARGE QUANTITIES ENTERING DRAINS, SEWERS OR WATER COURSES.
Spillage : SMALL – FLUSH TO DRAIN WITH EXCESS WATER. LARGE – NEUTRALISE WITH SODIUM BICARBONATE/SODA ASH AND SEEK ADVICE REGARDING WASTE DISPOSAL.

7. HANDLING AND STORAGE

Handling : AVOID CONTACT WITH SKIN AND WEAR PROTECTIVE CLOTHING.
Storage : AMBIENT CONDITIONS PREFERABLY NOT ADJACENT TO ALKALIS.
8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION
Exposure Limits : NONE ESTABLISHED
Personal Protective Equipment
Respiratory : NOT REQUIRED
Hand : PVC GLOVES
Eye protection : SAFETY GOGGLES/FACE SHIELD RECOMMENDED IF SPLASHES ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR.
Skin protection : PROTECTIVE OVERALLS AND BOOTS IF NECESSARY.
Other : NONE
9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance : BLACK MOBILE LIQUID
Odour : NEGLIGIBLE
pH : 1.5
Specific Gravity : 1.137
Flash Point : NON-FLAMMABLE
Volatility : NON-VOLATILE
Hazardous Components : ORTHOPHOSPHORIC ACID
Classification : IRRITANT
Solubility in Water : MISCIVLE IN ALL PROPORTIONS
(THIS IS NOT A SPECIFICATION)
10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Stability  : STABLE
Conditions to Avoid  : EXTREMES OF COLD AND HEAT. REACTIONS WITH METALS RELEASES FLAMMABLE INDROGEN GAS. 
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
EYE CONTACT  : CAUSES PAINFUL IRRITATION WHICH CAN LEAD TO PROLONGED OR PERMANENT EYE DAMAGE. 
SKIN CONTACT  : PROLONGED CONTACT CAN CAUSE SENSITISATION/REDDENING AND POSSIBLE BURNS. 
INHALATION  : NOT APPLICABLE, NEGLIGIBLE ODOUR. 
INGESTION  : MAY CAUSE BURNS TO THE MOUTH, THROAT OESOPHAGUS AND STOMACH.
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Degradability  : YES
Bio Accumulation  : NONE
Aquatic Toxicity  : NO DATA. DISCHARGE OF LARGE QUANTITIES INTO THE AQUATIC ENVIRONMENT MAY KILL FISH AND OTHER AQUATIC ORGANISMS. 
13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Disposal Methods  : VIA AN AUTHORISED WASTE DISPOSAL CONTRACTOR IN ACCORDANCE WITH LOCAL AND NATIONAL REGULATIONS. 
Contaminated Packaging  : THOROUGHLY RINSED CONTAINERS MAY BE DISPOSED OF AS GENERAL RUBBISH. 
14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Packaging(Size and Description) : 12 X 1 LITRES 4 X 5 LITRES 25 LITRES 
Transport Classification  : NON HAZARDOUS 
Substance Identification Number  : NON CLASSIFIED 
Packing group  : III 
Transport Hazard Symbol  : NONE 
15. REGULATORY INFORMATION
Supply classification  : IRRITANT
Hazard classification  : Xi
Hazard Pictogram  :  
Risk phrases  : IRRITATION TO SKIN 
Safety phrases  : KEEP LOCKED UP AND OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. IN CASE OF CONTACT WITH EYES, RINSE IMMEDIATELY WITH PLENTY OF CLEAN WATER AND SEEK MEDICAL ADVICE. IN CASE OF ACCIDENT OR IF YOU FEEL UNWELL, SEEK MEDICAL ADVICE IMMEDIATELY (SHOW LABEL WHERE POSSIBLE). 
Other Applicable Regulations  : NONE RECOMMENDED. 
16. OTHER INFORMATION

The information contained in this document, only covers the hazards presented by this material, it does not constitute a Workplace Risk Assessment. 

Disclaimer

This Safety Data Sheet is based on current knowledge and relates only to the specific material designated and may not be valid for such material used in combination with any other materials or in any process. Such information is, to the best of our knowledge and belief, accurate and reliable as of the date indicated. However, no representation, warranty or guarantee is made as to its accuracy, reliability, or completeness. It is the user's responsibility to satisfy himself as to the suitability of such information for his own particular use.

Revision No September 2008 Replaces SDS September 2009 Reference _ : CHIPS\BLAST