Material Safety Data Sheet
AIRGAS INC., on behalf of its subsidiaries
259 North Radnor-Chester Road
Radnor, PA 19087-5283
In case of emergency
Section 1. Chemical product and company identification
: propane, 1,1,1,3,3,3-hexafluoro-
Section 2. Hazards identification
Routes of entry
Potential acute health effects
Inhalation of high concentrations of HFC-236fa, such as
those that may be achieved under conditions of abuse or
inappropriate use, may cause adverse central nervous system
and cardiac effects. The effects may include dizziness,
lightheadedness, confusion, weakness and unconsciousness.
HFC-236fa may cause "frostbite-like" effects if the liquid
or escaping vapors contact the eyes.
Ingestion is not a normal route of exposure for gases
HFC-236fa may cause frostbite if liquid or escaping vapor
contacts the skin.
Gas. (Liquefied Gas)
See toxicological Information (section 11)
CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE.
Do not puncture or incinerate container.
CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
MUTAGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
TERATOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
aggravated by overexposure
Acute or chronic respiratory conditions may be aggravated by overexposure to this gas.
Potential chronic health
Contact with rapidly expanding gases can cause frostbite.
AIHA WEEL (United States, 1/2007).
TWA: 1000 ppm 8 hour(s).
Section 3. Composition, Information on Ingredients
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.
Get medical attention if irritation occurs.
Section 4. First aid measures