MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
BioShop Canada Inc.
4060 Fairview St Unit #6-8
Burlington, Ontario L7L 4Y8
Emergency Telephone No.: 1-905-466-3832
Chemical Name: Agar
Catalog Number: AGR001, AGR002, AGR003, AGR004
Molecular Formula: N/A
Molecular Weight: N/A
WHMIS Classification: N/A
TSCA Status: N/A
II COMPOSITION/ INGREDIENTS:
Low health risk
III HAZARDS/TOXICOLOGICAL PROPERTIES:
To the best of our knowledge, this product is non hazardous
Routes of entry: Eyes, skin, inhalation, Ingestion.
Target Organs: Non known
Eyes: May cause irritation..
Skin: May cause irritation.
Inhalation. May cause irritation to respiratory tract.
Ingestion: may cause irritation to GI tract
CHRONIC HEALTH HAZARDS: none known.
Epidemiology: No data available
Teratogenicity; No data available
Reproductive Effects: No data available
Neurotoxicity: No data available
Mutagenicity: No data available
IV FIRST AID MEASURES:
Eyes: Flush eyes with water .
Skin: In case of contact, flush area immediately with water.
Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air.
Ingestion: Wash mouth with water.
V FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS:
Flash Point: N/A
Extinguishing Media: Use water spray, foam, dry chemical or carbon
Explosion Data: Not available
Stability: Stable at normal room temperature and pressure
Conditions to avoid: dust generation.
Incompatibility strong oxidizing agents.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide and
Hazardous Polymerization: Has not been reported
VII PHYSICAL DATA:
Physical State: solid
Appearance and Odor: white to off white powder
Melting Point: N/A
Boiling Point: N/A
Specific Gravity: N/A
Vapor Density: N/A
Water Solubility: yes
VIII PREVENTIVE MEASURES:
Personal Protection: Lab coat, safe