Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)
SECTION 1 — CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
SECTION 2 — COMPOSITION, INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Biuret Test Solution
Cupric Sulfate Pentahydrate (7758-99-8) 0.2%, Sodium Hydroxide (1310-73-2) 20% w/v, and Water (7732-18-5) 80%
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.
Blue solution. Odorless.
Extremely corrosive to all body tissues. Toxic by ingestion. Avoid all body tissue contact.
SECTION 5 — FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Non-flammable, non-combustible liquid.
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.
Store in a Flinn Chem-Saf bag.
November 6, 2007
CHEMTREC Emergency Phone Number: (800) 424-9300
FLINN SCIENTIFIC, INC.
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
SECTION 14 — TRANSPORT INFORMATION
SECTION 10 — STABILITY AN