BD Chemical Co. Inc.
Material Safety Data Sheet
Manufacturer’s Name: B-D Chemical
Address: 701 Denargo Market Telephone Number: 303-296-3800
Denver, CO 80216 Date Prepared: March 11, 2002
PRODUCT NAME: DEFOAM 1 (SILICONE)
SECTION II: Hazardous Ingredients/Identity Information
Hazardous Components CAS# OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV Other
SECTION III: Physical/Chemical Characteristics
Boiling Point: Approximately 212ºF Specific Gravity: 1.000
Vapor Pressure: NI Melting Point: NA
Vapor Density: N/A Evaporation Rate: 2.0
Solubility in water: DISPERSIBLE
Appearance and Odor: White opaque liquid with odor.
SECTION IV: Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
Flash Point: NA
Flammable Limits: NA LEL: NI UEL: NI
Extinguishing Media: Carbon dioxide, dry chemical, foam or ABC fire extinguisher.
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Water can be used to cool containers adjacent to fire. Wear self-contained breathing equipment.
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: Pressure may develop in closed containers if temperatures over 214°F are achieved.
SECTION V: Reactivity Data
Conditions to Avoid: NA
Incompatibility: Organic acids and inorganic bases.
Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts: Oxides of Sulfur Hydrogen.
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur.
Conditions to Avoid: NA
DEFOAM 1 (SILICONE)
SECTION VI: Health Hazard Data
Routes of Entry: Eye contact, Skin contact, Inhalation, and Ingestion
Effects of Overexposure
Eyes: Contact will be painful and destructive.
Skin: Prolonged contact may cause irritation and dryness.
Inhalation: May irritate nose, throat and chest.
Ingestion: May cause irritation.
Emergency and First Aid Procedures
Eyes: Flush with water for 15 minutes. While holding eyelids apart to ensure flushing of entire eye.
Skin: Remove any contaminated clothing. Flush with water.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If any symptoms persist, contact a physician immediately.
Ingestion: Contact a physician immediately. Do not induce vomiting!
SECTION VII: Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
Steps to be taken in Case Material is released or spilled: For minor soak up with sweeping compound or sand and transfer to a disposal container.
Waste Disposal Method: Bury, incinerate or flush to sewage disposal system In accordance with all federal, state, and local regulations.
Precautions to Be Taken in Handling and Storing: Storage between 40°F and 100°F are recommended.
Other Precautions: Do not take internally or inhale vapors. Avoid eye contact.
SECTION VIII: Control Measure
Respiratory: Not normally needed.
Local Exhaust: Preferable
Mechanical (General): Acceptable
Protective Gloves: Rubber gloves
Eye Protection: Chemical safety goggles
Other Protective Clothing or Equipment: Usually not needed unless splashing is excessive.
NA-Not Applicable NI- No Information