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1. PRODUCT NAME: Soluboost PRODUCT CODE: S319
DESCRIPTION: Cleaning booster
SUPPLIED BY: Solution (Cornwall) Ltd
Unit 10D Cardrew Industrial Estate,
Cornwall TR15 1SS
Tel: 01209 204343
Fax: 01209 218080
2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Toxicity is principally related to its irritant effects. Does not present a significant hazard to the environment.
3. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
|Sodium Carbonate Peroxyhydrate
||30 - 60
||25 – 50
||1 – 5
4. FIRST AID MEASURES
||Slight nose and throat irritation
||Remove from exposure, rest and keep
||Drench the skin with plenty of water.
Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. If large areas of the skin is damaged or if irritation persists seek medical attention.
||Severe irritation, watering, reddening
||Irrigate thoroughly with water for at
Least 10 minutes. Obtain medical
||Severe irritation of mouth and throat. Bloating of stomach, belching, nausea,
||Wash out mouth with water. Do not induce vomiting. If patient is conscious, give water to drink. If patient feels unwell seek medical attention.
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Suitable Extinguishers: Water.
Hazardous Combustion Products: Decomposes evolving oxygen which may contribute to fire.
Special Equipment for Fire Fighting: Self contained breathing apparatus.
6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Safety Precautions: Wear appropriate PPE – see section 8.
Environmental Precautions: Avoid raising dust. Inform authorities of significant discharge to drains and watercourses.
Clean up Procedure: Collect the material and place in clean, dry, vented, labelled containers. Isolate in a safe place and hold for waste disposal. Clean the area with large quantities of water.
7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
Handling Ventilation: Good general ventilation
Prohibited procedures & equipment: Never return product to container.
Recommended procedures & equipment: Use dedicated equipment. Keep dry.
Storage Temperature range: <40oC
Humidity range: Dry
Keep away from sources: see section 10
Suitable storage media: Stainless steel. Polyethylene, PE coated paper, glass, passivated aluminium.
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8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION
Exposure Limits 10mg/m3, total; 4mg/m3, respirable: ( 8hr TWA ) Type EH40 guidance
Hand: PVC, neoprene or rubber gloves.
Eye: Safety Glasses
Hygiene Measures: Always wash thoroughly after handling chemicals.
9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance: White crystalline powder
pH: 10 - 11 (1% solution)
Flammability: Not flammable, but will increase flammability of other materials.
Oxidising Properties: Oxidising Agent
Solubility in water: 150 g/l @ 20oC, 175 g/l @ 30oC
Decomposition Temperature: Decomposed with oxygen release above 50oC
10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Stability: Stable under normal conditions.
Known hazardous reactions: Exothermic decomposition with incompatible materials and moisture.
Conditions to avoid: Heat or heat sources.
Materials to avoid: Acids, alkalis, heavy metal salts, reducing agents, organic materials, flammable materials.
Hazardous decomposition products: Oxygen and Steam.
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Irritating to eyes and mucous membranes.
LD50 1034 mg/kg oral-rat >2000 mg/kg skin-rabbit
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Mobility: Soluble in water
Degradability: Significant hydrolysis in water; forms Sodium Carbonate, Oxygen and water.
Bioaccumulative potential: Not bioaccumulating.
Aquatic toxicity: Toxic to aquatic organisms. Nevertheless, danger to the environment is limited as a result of absence of bioaccumulation and its degradability.
13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Substance: Via an authorised waste disposal contractor to an approved waste disposal site, observing all local and national regulations.
14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
UN No: 3378 ADR Class No: 5.1
Primary Hazard: Oxidising Agent
Packing Group: III Emergency Action Code 1Y 50
Proper Shipping Name: Sodium percarbonate
15. REGULATORY INFORMATION
Supply label details Ref. CHIP ‘3
Symbols O, Xn, Oxidising and Harmful
Risk phrases 8 -22- 41 Contact with combustible material may cause fire. Harmful if swallowed. Risk of serious damage to eyes.
Safety phrases 3 - 17 - 24/25 - 26 Keep in a cool place. Keep away from combustible material. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
Use of this material may be governed by the following regulations:-
Users are advised to consult these regulations for further information.
The information contained in this data sheet does not constitute an assessment of workplace risks.
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16. OTHER INFORMATION
This material is usually used for : Stain removal, hard surface cleaning, laundry additive.
It must not be used for:
The above information is based on the present state of our knowledge of the product at the time of publication. It is given in good faith, no warranty is implied with respect to the quality or the specification of the product. The user must satisfy himself that the product is entirely suitable for his purpose.