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SA-50 BRAND ZINC SULFATE
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
Manufacturer’s Name & Address
Southern Agricultural Insecticides, Inc.
P.O. Box 218, Palmetto, FL. 34220
I. MATERIAL IDENTIFICATION
Zinc Sulfate Monohydrate, ZSM
Molecular Weight: 179
II. INGREDIENTS & HAZARDS
Material or Component
Zinc Sulfate Monohydrate
Health Hazard: Acute, Chronic
III. PHYSICAL DATA
Boiling Point: No Data
Evaporation Rate: N A
Vapor Press (water = 1): Essentially 0
Specific Gravity: 3.28
Solubility: in water at 70°F = 30%
Melting Point: No Data
Appearance & Odor: White solid, odorless
IV. FIRE AND EXPLOSION
Flash Point: Not Flammable
Auto Ignition: No Data
Extinguishing: Dry chemical, Carbon Dioxide, Halon, or Foam
Extinguishing Media: Water may be ineffective, but water spray/fog may be used as a cooling agent
Special: See Section V for decomposition products.
V. REACTIVITY DATA
Stability: Material is stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Thermal Decomposition: May release toxic & hazardous oxides of Zinc and Sulfur.
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur
VI. SPILL, LEAK AND DISPOSAL
Notify safety/response personnel of leak or spill. Confine spill or leak to as small an area as possible. Vacuum, or
shovel spilled material into clean, dry containers and dispose of according to Federal, State and Local regulations.
EPA Hazardous Waste No: Not listed
VII. HEALTH HAZARD
Routes of Entry: Ingestion or inhalation
Target Organs: Respiratory System, Eyes, Skin
Acute Exposure: May cause skin irritation. May cause eye irritation, possible corneal burn. May cause
gastrointestinal disturbance. May cause irrit