MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
SECTION 1 - CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBERS:
MICRO FLO COMPANY
(800) 424-9300 (CHEMTREC, transportation and spills)
P.O. BOX 772099
(800) 900-4044 (Poison Control Center, human health)
MEMPHIS, TN 38117
(800) 345-4735 (ASPCA, animal health)
PRODUCT NAME(S) : ACEPHATE 90SP
ACEPHATE 90 Soluble
: O,S-Dimethyl Acetylphosphoramidothioate
CHEMICAL FAMILY : Organophosphate
: EPA Reg. No. 51036-238
SECTION 2 - COMPOSITION, INFORMATION OF INGREDIENTS
SECTION 3 - HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION SUMMARY
(As defined by OSHA Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200)
EMERGENCY OVERVIEW: Fine, white powder with rotten cabbage odor.
- Cholinesterase inhibitor, harmful if swallowed.
- Can cause moderate eye irritation.
- Avoid breathing dust or spray mist.
- Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing.
- Keep out of reach of children.
POTENTIAL HEALTH HAZARDS:
EYE - Contact may cause eye irritation. Degree of injury will depend on the amount
of material that gets into eye and the speed and thoroughness of the first aid
SKIN - Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause irritation. The systemic
toxicity has not been determined.
INHALATION - Mist or dust concentrations may be harmful or irritating if inhaled.
Signs and symptoms of respiratory tract irritation may include nasal discharge,
sore throat, coughing, bronchitis, pulmonary edema and difficulty in breathing.
INGESTION - This material may be harmful if swallowed. Degree of injury will
depend on amount ingested. Signs and symptoms which may occur within 12 hours
following overexposure include headache, dizziness, weakness, pinpoint pupils,
blurred vision, excessive salivation and nasal discharge, abdominal cramps, nausea
SECTION 4 - FIRST AID MEASURES
IF INHALED: Remove person from exposure area to fresh air. If not breathing, give