Section 1 — Chemical Product and Company Identification
Section 2 — Composition, Information on Ingredients
Adipoyl Chloride/Hexane Solution
Adipoyl Chloride (111-50-2) 6.5%, Hexanes (110-54-3) 93.5%
Section 3 — Hazards Identification
Call a physician, seek medical attention for further treatment, observation and support after first aid.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air at once. If breathing has stopped give artificial respiration immediately.
Eye: Immediately flush with fresh water for 15 minutes.
External: Wash continuously with fresh water for 15 minutes.
Internal: Give large quantities of water. Call a physician or poison control at once.
Section 4 — First Aid Measures
Section 7 — Handling and Storage
Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Wear chemical splash goggles, chemical-resistant gloves and chemical-resistant apron.
Use exhaust ventilation to keep airborne concentrations low.
A slightly yellow solution with the strong odor of hexane.
Corrosive to body tissues. Avoid contact with body tissues.
Hexanes causes dizziness, slight nausea and headaches, eye and throat irritant.
Class IA flammable liquid, serious fire hazard.
Section 5 — Fire Fighting Measures
Class IA flammable liquid (hexane constituent).
Flash point: - 54 F
Fire Fighting Instructions: Use triclass, dry chemical fire extinguisher. Firefighters should wear PPE
and SCBA with full facepiece operated in positive pressure mode.
Section 6 — Accidental Release Measures
Restrict unprotected personnel from area. Remove all ignition sources and ventilate area. Contain spill with sand and absorbent
material; deposit in sealed bag or container. See Sections 8 and 13 for further information.
Section 8 — Exposure Controls , Personal Protection
Flinn Suggested Chemical Storage Pattern: Organic #3. Store with hydrocarbons, oils, esters, and aldehydes.
Store in a dedicated flammables cabinet. If a flammables cabinet is not available, store in Flinn Saf-Stor can.
Use and dispense in a hood.
November 25, 2002