Section 1 — Chemical Product and Company Identification
Section 2 — Composition, Information on Ingredients
Electrophoresis Buffer Solution
tris (hydroxylmethyl) aminomethane (77-86-1) 20%, acetic acid (64-19-7) 5%, ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (6381-92-6) 3%,
water (7732-18-5) 72%
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.
Clear colorless liquid, slight vinegar odor.
Body tissue irritant. Avoid contact with body tissues.
Section 5 — Fire Fighting Measures
Non flammable, non combustible liquid.
Section 6 — Accidental Release Measures
Restrict unprotected personnel from area and ventilate area. Contain spill with sand or 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 Miscellaneous. Store with other electrophoresis supplies.
November 25, 2002
CHEMTREC Emergency Phone Number: (800) 424-9300
Flinn Scientific, Inc. P.O. Box 219 Batavia, IL 60510 (800) 452-1261
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0 is low hazard, 3 is high hazard
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)
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Section 14 — Transport Information
Section 10 — Stability