MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
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[0355 APB / Issue 6 / 020904]
SECTION 1 - IDENTIFICATION AND COMPANY DETAILS
Aminophenylboronate Agarose 6XL
ProMetic BioSciences Limited
The Freeport, Ballasalla
Isle of Man
+44 (0) 1624 823519
(Same number to be used in emergencies)
+44 (0) 1624 824957
02 September 2004
SECTION 2 - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/IDENTITY INFORMATION
Hazardous Components (specific chemical identity/ Common name):
SOLIDS: 6% Agarose containing Galactose polysaccharide >99% with attached (non-toxic) Ligand <1%
LIQUIDS: 94% Preservative Base containing aqueous Ethanol 20%
SECTION 3 - HAZARD INFORMATION
Treat as inert / Non-hazardous. No toxic / ill effects under normal operating conditions.
Repeated or prolonged exposure is not known to aggravate any medical condition.
Slightly hazardous. If ingested in quantity 20% ethanol may cause alcoholic poisoning.
Skin contact: Irritation may occur. No data on sensitisation. May have drying effect, especially on mucous
Eye contact: 20% ethanol - Irritating to eyes.
SECTION 4 - FIRST AID MEASURES
Skin contact: Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Immediately flush skin with copious amounts of
cold water for at least 10 minutes, then wash with soap and water.
Eye contact: Check for and remove any contact lenses. Immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of
water for at least 15 minutes.
Wash out mouth with cold water provided person is conscious. Seek medical advice. Do not
induce vomiting unless directed by a physician. 20% Ethanol if ingested in large quantities
may cause alcoholic poisoning.