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)
: ETHEPHON 6
: (2-Chloroethyl) phosphonic acid
CHEMICAL FAMILY : ethylene generator
: EPA Reg. No. 51036-218
SECTION 2 - COMPOSITION, INFORMATION OF INGREDIENTS
SECTION 3 - HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION SUMMARY
(As defined by OSHA Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200)
EMERGENCY OVERVIEW: Clear liquid with no appreciable odor.
- CORROSIVE! Causes eye and skin damage.
- Harmful if swallowed or inhaled.
- Avoid breathing spray mist.
- Do no get in eyes, on skin or on clothing.
- Keep out of reach of children.
POTENTIAL HEALTH HAZARDS:
EYE - Corrosive. Will cause eye burns and permanent tissue damage. Symptoms
include tearing, redness, burning and swelling.
SKIN - Substance is harmful if absorbed through the skin. Large exposures may be
fatal. Can cause chemical burn. Symptoms include redness and swelling.
INHALATION - Spray mist concentrations may be harmful. High concentrations may be
fatal. Symptoms of overexposure may include choking, coughing and burning of the
INGESTION - Harmful if swallowed. Corrosive, may cause severe and permanent damage
to mouth, throat, and stomach. Symptoms of overexposure may include severe
irritation of the mouth, throat, esophagus and stomach with severe abdominal and
POTENTIAL PHYSICAL HAZARDS: CORROSIVE!
SECTION 4 - FIRST AID MEASURES
IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial
respiration. Administer oxygen if necessary. Get medical attention.
IF ON SKIN: Immediately wash skin with plenty of soap and water.
IF IN EYES: Hold eyelids open and flush with a gentle