Section 1 — Chemical Product and Company Identification
Section 2 — Composition, Information on Ingredients
Ammonia/Ammonium Chloride Buffer
Ammonium Hydroxide (1336-21-6) 2.5%, Ammonium Chloride (12125-02-9) 1%, Water (7732-18-5) 96.5%
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 no more than 1-2 cups of water for dilution. Do not induce vomiting. 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.
Clear liquid, strong ammonia odor.
Mildly toxic by ingestion. Vapor extremely irritating to eyes, may cause blindness.
Severe body tissue irritant. Avoid all body tissue contact.
Section 5 — Fire Fighting Measures
Non flammable liquid.
When heated to decomposition, emits toxic fumes of NH3 and NOx.
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 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: Inorganic #4. Store with hydroxides, oxides, silicates and carbonates.
Keep container tightly closed. Use and dispense in a hood.
November 25, 2002
CHEMTREC Emergency Phone Number: (800) 424-9300
Flinn Scientific, Inc. P.O. Box 219 Bat