Section 1 — Chemical Product and Company Identification
Section 2 — Composition, Information on Ingredients
Synonyms: propenamide, ethylene carboxamide
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.
Always wear a NIOSH-approved respirator with proper cartridges or a positive pressure, air-supplied respirator when handling this
material in emergency situations (spill or fire). TWA 0.3 mg/m3 (OSHA), 0.03 mg/m3 (NIOSH, ACGIH).
Use exhaust ventilation to keep airborne concentrations low.
White crystalline solid.
Highly toxic irritant by ingestion. Irritating to body tissues. Avoid all body tissue contact.
Probable carcinogen. Causes central nervous system paralysis. Toxic by skin absorption;
may be absorbed through unbroken skin.
Section 5 — Fire Fighting Measures
Flash Point: 280 F (CC). When heated to decomposition, emits toxic fumes of NOx.
Fire Fighting Instructions: Use triclass, dry chemical fire extinguisher. Firefighters should wear PPE
and SCBA with full facepiece operated in positive pressure mode.
Section 6 — Accidental Release Measures
Restrict unprotected personnel from area. Remove all ignition sources and water . Sweep up, place in sealed bag or container and
dispose. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete. See Sections 8 and 13 for further information.
Section 8 — Exposure Controls , Personal Pr