Section 1 — Chemical Product and Company Identification
Section 2 — Composition, Information on Ingredients
Synonyms: acetic aldehyde; ethyl aldehyde
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 and mild liquid soap for 15 minutes.
Internal: Rinse out mouth, give 1 to 2 cups of water or milk, induce vomiting. After vomiting, give mixture of 2 Tbs. of activated
charcoal mixed with one cup 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 ventilation to keep airborne concentrations below exposure limits. Always wear a NIOSH-approved respirator with proper
cartridges or a positive pressure, air-supplied respirator when handling this material in emergency situations (spill or fire).
Exposure guidelines: TWA 200 ppm (OSHA)
Colorless liquid. Pungent and intense fruity odor.
Moderately toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption. Possible carcinogen.
Severely irritating to skin and eyes. Avoid all body contact.
Class IA flammable liquid.
Section 5 — Fire Fighting Measures
Class IA Flammable liquid.
Flash point -40 F (0 C), Flammable limits: LEL: 4%, UEL: 60%, AIT: 347 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 inf