MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
PRODUCT NAME : OPTICAL II SUPER FLUID
Corrosive. Can damage eyesight/lead to blindness.
Corrosive. Contact can cause severe burns and may cause allergic skin reactions in very
susceptible workers. Irritation may be delayed following contact.
Ingestion/Oral Effects: Corrosive. Can cause burns to mouth/gastrointestinal burns if ingested.
Corrosive. Can cause tracheal/lung damage. The lungs may become irritated, begin to
retain fluid and swell (oedema). This condition is harmful and may be fatal.
BOC Edwards is part of BOC Limited
Ref 2D01-010 form issue 1.2
The stripe symbol is a trade mark of the BOC Group
Rev Date: Jul-05
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1. Product and Company Identification
Optical II Super Fluid
Item Numbers :
European Contact Details
US Contact Details
BOC Edwards, Manor Royal, Crawley,
West Sussex, RH10 9LW, England
BOC Edwards, 301 Ballardvale Street,
Wilmington, MA 01887
+44 (0)1293 528844
+(33) 1 47 98 24 01
Toll Free: 1-800-848-9800
Germany : +(49) 6420-82-410
24 h Emergency telephone number:
Chemtrec : 1-800-424-9300
2. Composition/Information on Ingredients
Potassium hydroxide, liquid
*Hazard class & Risk phrase. These columns are only completed for ingredients which are classified as hazardous
under EU Directive (67/548/EEC, as amended) and are present in sufficient concentration to make the overall
substance hazardous. In all other situations, the column will be completed as “Not applicable”.
OSHA Regulatory Status:
This material is classified as hazardous under OSHA regulations.
3. Hazards Identification
The odourless, colourless concentrated (undiluted)