Section 1 — Chemical Product and Company Identification
Section 2 — Composition, Information on Ingredients
Orcein (1400-62-0) 2%, Acetic Acid (64-19-7) 31.5%, Water (7732-18-5) 68.5%
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 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.
Reddish-brown liquid with 'vinegar' odor.
Moderately corrosive, causes burns to eyes and skin. Slightly toxic by ingestion. Avoid all body tissue
Section 5 — Fire Fighting Measures
Non flammable, non combustible liquid.
Section 6 — Accidental Release Measures
Restrict unprotected personnel from area. Contain spill with sand and absorbent material, neutralize with sodium bicarbonate or
calcium hydroxide and 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 #1. Store with acids, anhydrides and peracids.
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 and