Effective Date: 7/16/02
Material Safety Data Sheet
• Section 1 – Product and Company Information
FIRST DEFENSE®, Bovine Coronavirus-Escherichia Coli Antibody, Bovine Origin.
56 Evergreen Dr.
Portland, ME 04103
• Section 2 – Composition of Product
Bovine Coronavirus-Escherichia Coli Antibody
Bovine whey immunoglobulin.
• Section 3 – Hazardous Identification
≤ 0.01% Thimerosal
Additional information on toxicity is available in Section 11.
• Section 4 – First Aid Guidelines
Oral Exposure: If swallowed, rinse mouth with water. Call a physician.
Inhalation Exposure: If inhaled, evacuate to fresh air. If there is a breathing difficulty, call a physician.
Dermal Exposure: If contact occurs, immediately wash skin with soap and water.
Eye Exposure: If contact occurs, flush eyes with copious amounts of water for a minimum of 15 minutes.
Separate eyelids to assure adequate flushing. Call a physician.
• Section 5 – Fire Fighting Measures
Extinguishing Media Suitable:
Water, carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam.
Self contained breathing apparatus and flame retardant clothing to prevent bodily harm.
Emits toxic fumes when ignited.
• Section 6 – Accidental Release Measures
Adorn a self-contained breathing apparatus, rubber gloves, and rubber boots.
Clean Up Procedures:
Sweep up while minimizing particles lifted into the air. Store remains for waste disposal.
Properly ventilate the area, and wash all surfaces after material has been removed.
• Section 7 – Storage and Handling
Store tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
Handling: User Exposure