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Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 (Act No. 85 of 1993)

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Hazardous Chemical Substances Regulations, 1995

Annexure 8 : Material safety data sheet

 

 

 

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

No:

Date issued:

Pageof

COMPANY DETAILS

Name:

 

Address:

 

Tel:

Emergency telephone no.:

 

Telex:

 

Fax:

1) Product and Company Identification:
(Page 1 may be used as an emergency safety data sheet)

Trade name :

 

Chemical family :

 

Chemical name:

 

Synonyms:

Chemical abstract no. :

 

NIOSH no.:

 

Hazchem code:

 

UN no.:

2) Composition

Hazardous components:

 

EEC classification:

 

R Phrases:


3) Hazards Identification

Main hazard:

 

Flammability:

 

Chemical hazard

 

Biological hazard:

 

Reproductive hazard:

 

Eye effects: eyes:

 

Health effects - skin:

 

Health effects - ingestion:

 

Health effects - inhalation:

 

Carcinogenicity:

 

Mutagenicity:

 

Neurotoxicity:


4) First-aid Measures

Product in eye:

 

Product on skin:

 

Product ingested:

 

Product inhaled:


5) Fire-fighting Measures

Extinguishing media:

 

Special hazards:

 

Protective clothing:


6) Accidental Release Measures

Personal precautions:

 

Environmental precautions:

 

Small spills:

 

Large spills:


7) Handling and Storage

Suitable material:

 

Handling/storage precautions:


8) Exposure Control/Personal Protection

Occupational exposure limits:

 

Engineering control measures:

 

Personal protection - respiratory:

 

Personal protection - hand:

 

Personal protection - eye:

 

Personal protection - skin:

 

Other protection:


9) Physical and Chemical Properties

Appearance:

 

Odour:

 

pH:

 

Boiling point:

 

Melting point:

 

Flash point:

 

Flammability:

 

Auto flammability:

 

Explosive properties:

 

Oxidizing properties:

 

Vapour pressure:

 

Density:

 

Solubility - water:

 

Solubility - solvent:

 

Solubility - coefficient


10) Stability and Reactivity

Conditions to avoid:

 

Incompatible materials:

 

Hazardous decomposition products:


11) Toxicological Information

Acute toxicity:

 

Skin and eye contact:

 

Chronic toxicity:

 

Carcinogenicity:

 

Mutagenicity:

 

Neurotoxicity:

 

Reproductive hazards:


12) Ecological Information

Aquatic toxicity - fish:

 

Aquatic toxicity - daphnia

 

Aquatic toxicity - algae

 

Biodegradability:

 

Bio-accumulation:

 

Mobility:

 

German wgk:


13) Disposal Considerations

Disposal methods:

 

Disposal of packaging:


14) Transport Information

UN no.

 

Substance indentity no.

 

ADR/RID class:

 

ADR/RID item no.

 

ADR/RID hazard identity no.:

 

IMDG - shipping name:

 

MDG - class:

 

IMDG - packaging group:

 

IMDG - marine pollutant:

 

IMDG - EMS no.

 

IMDG - WAG tabel no.:

 

IATA - shipping name:

 

IATA - class:

 

IATA - subsidiary risk(s):

 

ADNR - class:

 

UK - description:

 

UK - emergency action class:

 

UK - classification:

 

Tremcard no.:


15) Regulatory Information.

EEC hazard classification:

 

Risk phases:

 

Safety phases:

 

National legislation:


16) Other Information