Nitrogen/ALIGAL TM 1/ALIGAL WINE
Various./Special atmospheres for food.
Material Safety Data Sheet
In case of emergency
Section 1. Chemical product and company identification
Air Liquide Canada Inc. 1250, René-Lévesque West, Suite 1700,
Montreal, QC H3B 5E6
Carcinogenic effects: Not classified or listed by IARC, NTP, OSHA, EU and ACGIH.
Mutagenic effects: Not available.
Teratogenic effects: Not available.
Inhalation. Dermal contact. Eye contact.
Section 2. Hazards identification
Routes of entry
Potential acute health effects
Inhalation of this product may cause dizziness, an irregular heartbeat, narcosis, nausea
Liquid or rapidly evolving gas can cause burns similar to frostbite.
Since the product is a gas, it will probably be inhaled rather than ingested. Consider first
the preventive measures in case of inhalation. Ingestion of liquid can cause burns similar
Dermal contact with a rapidly evaporating liquid could result in freezing of the tissues or
Gas or liquefied gas.
See toxicological information (section 11)
aggravated by over-
Potential chronic health
HIGH PRESSURE GAS. GAS REDUCES OXYGEN AVAILABLE FOR BREATHING.
Keep away from heat (<52°C/125°F). Use only with adequate ventilation. Extremely
hazardous gas/liquid under pressure. Keep cylinder valve closed when the product is not
used. Gas may accumulate in confined areas.
Section 3. Composition, Information on Ingredients
This material is classified hazardous under the WHMIS Controlled Product Regulation in Canada.
See Chapters 8, 11, 14 and 15 for details.
CAS number mole %
In case of inhalation, conscious persons should be assisted to an uncontaminated area
and inhale fresh air. The person should be kept warmed and calm. Quick removal from