Material Safety Data Sheet
Product: ARC Laboratories Bitter Orange
Section I Company Identification
4280 Northeast Expressway
Atlanta, GA 30340
Section II Hazardous Ingredients
HAZARDOUS MIXTURES OF OTHER LIQUIDS, SOLIDS OR GASES % TLV
Isopropyi Alcohol 99%
Oleoresin Capsicum is a GRAS food ingredient, but its primary active ingredient in
its pure form would be hazardous because of its pungent nature .
Section III Physical Data
Boiling Point: N/A
(mm Hg.) N/A
Solubility in Water: Part
Appearance & Odor: Orange creme colored viscous liquid. Pungent and Bitter.
Section IV Fire Fighting Measures
Special Extinguishing Media: Use water spray, dry chemical, Co2, or alcoholic foam. Do
not use a direct water stream.
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: For large volume, fire fighters should wear self-
contained breathing apparatus and
Full protective clothing. Use water spray to cool nearby containers and structures
exposed to fire.
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: Extinguish all nearby sources of ignition because
air currents may move vapors to ignition sources distant from the handling point.
Section V Health Hazard Data
Threshold Limit Value: 400ppm
Effects ofOverexposure: Vapors and mists irritate the nose and throat. Inhalation of
higher concentrations may cause headaches, vomiting, and coma. Inhalation of very high
concentrations or prolonged exposure may cause unconsciousness or death.
EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES
Eye Contact: Flush eyes with plenty of water.
Eyes: May cause irritation. Immediately flush with water for at least 15 minutes.
Skin: Wash off skin with soap and water. Remove contaminating clothing and
shoes, wash before reuse. Get immediate medical attention if irritation persist
Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air. Give artificial respiration if not breathing.