MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
1. CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
Manufacturer.............: Preparation Date.: 3/1/91
A Division of EM Industries Information Phone Number.: 856-423-6300
P.O. Box 70 Hours: Mon. to Fri. 8:30-5
480 Democrat Road Chemtrec Emergency Number: 800-424-9300
Gibbstown, N.J. 08027 Hours: 24 hrs a day
Nile Blue A
Basic Blue 12; C.I. No. 51180
2. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Component CAS # Appr %
Nile Blue A
3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Handling care generally in keeping with safe laboratory practices is
Green crystalline powder
POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS (ACUTE AND CHRONIC)
Symptoms of Exposure:
No applicable information found. Handling care generally in keeping with safe laboratory practices is recommended.
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Medical Cond. Aggravated by Exposure:
Data not available.
Routes of Entry:
The material is not listed (IARC, NTP, OSHA) as cancer causing
4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Emergency First Aid:
GET MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FOR ALL CASES OF OVEREXPOSURE.
Skin: Immediately flush thoroughly with large amounts of water.
Eyes: Immediately flush thoroughly with water for at least 15
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air; give artificial respiration if
breathing has stopped.
Ingestion: If conscious, drink water and induce vomiting
immediately as directed by medical personnel. Never give anything
by mouth to an unconscious person.