Material Safety Data Sheet


SECTION I - Material Identity
SECTION II - Manufacturer's Information
SECTION III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics
SECTION IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
SECTION V - Reactivity Data
SECTION VI - Health Hazard Data
SECTION VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
SECTION VIII - Control Measures
SECTION IX - Label Data
SECTION X - Transportation Data
SECTION XI - Site Specific/Reporting Information
SECTION XII - Ingredients/Identity Information



SECTION I - Material Identity
Item Name                               
Part Number/Trade Name                   FLEETGUARD DCA-4 LIQUID / DCA 60L (PINT)(12 PT BOX)
National Stock Number                    6850013871529
CAGE Code                                33457
Part Number Indicator                    A
MSDS Number                              191948
HAZ Code                                 B


SECTION II - Manufacturer's Information
Manufacturer Name                        FLEETGUARD INC
Street                                   1200 FLEETGUARD ROAD
City                                     COOKEVILLE
State                                    TN
Country                                  US
Zip Code                                 38506
Emergency Phone                          800-424-9300 CHEMTREC
Information Phone                        931-526-9551

MSDS Preparer's Information
Date MSDS Prepared/Revised               21AUG00
Date of Technical Review                 27APR91
Active Indicator                         Y

Alternate Vendors


SECTION III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics
Appearance/Odor                          BLUE LIQUID
Boiling Point                            100 C
Melting Point                            NR
Vapor Pressure                           760
Vapor Density                            NA
Specific Gravity                         1.15
Solubility in Water                      100%
Chemical pH                              11
Container Pressure Code                  1
Temperature Code                         8
Product State Code                       L


SECTION IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
Flash Point Method                       COC
Lower Explosion Limit                    NA
Upper Explosion Limit                    NA
Extinguishing Media                      TO FIGHT FIRES USE WATER 
Special Fire Fighting Procedures         WEAR POSITIVE PRESSURE SCBA AND STRUCTURAL FIREFIGHTERS' PROTECTIVE CLOTHING TO PROVIDE LIMITED PROTECTION
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazards           CONTACT OF SODIUM NITRITE WITH COMBUSTIBLE MATERIALS AND ORGANIC MATTER MAY CAUSE FIRE. SODIUM NITRITE INTENSIFIES FIRES OF OTHER MATERIALS 


SECTION V - Reactivity Data
Stability                                YES
Stability Conditions to Avoid            NR
Materials to Avoid                       SODIUM NITRITE AND POTASSIUM NITRATE ARE STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS AND ARE INCOMPATIBLE WITH ORGANIC MATTER, CYANIDES, ACIDS, SALTS, UREA AND WOOD 
Hazardous Decomposition Products         CARBON MONOXIDE, CARBON DIOXIDE AND OXIDES OF NITROGEN. WHEN HEATED TO DECOMPOSITION IT EMITS TOXIC FUMES OF NO2, NA2O,
Hazardous Polymerization                 NO
Polymerization Conditions to Avoid       WILL NOT OCCUR


SECTION VI - Health Hazard Data
Route of Entry: Skin                     YES
Route of Entry: Ingestion                YES
Route of Entry: Inhalation               YES
Health Hazards - Acute and Chronic       [EYE] IRRITANT [SKIN] CONTACT MAY RESULT IN SKIN IRRITATION [INGEST] HUMAN POISON BY INGESTION. CAN CAUSE GASTROENTERITIS, SEVERE VOMITING, SHOCK AND DEATH. [INHAL] INHALATION OF MIST OR SPRAY MAY IRRITATE NASAL PASSAGES 
Carcinogenity: NTP                       NO
Carcinogenity: IARC                      NO
Carcinogenity: OSHA                      NO
Symptoms of Overexposure                 SEE ABOVE
Medical Cond. Aggrevated by Exposure     NR
Emergency/First Aid Procedures           [EYES] IMMEDIATELY FLUSH WITH PLENTY OF WATER. AFTER INITIAL FLUSHING, REMOVE ANY CONTACT LENSES AND CONTINUE FLUSHING FOR AT LEAST 15 MIN WHILE LIFTING LIDS. GET MED ATTEN. [SKIN] IMMEDIATELY WASH SKIN WITH SOAP AND PLENTY OF WATER. GET MED ATTENTION IF IRRITATION DEVELOPS OR PERSISTS. REMOVE AND DISCARD CONTAMINATED CLOTHING AND SHOES. [INGEST] TOXIC BY INGESTION. NEVER GIVE ANYTHING BY MOUTH TO AN UNCONSCIOUS PERSON. GET MED ATTENTION IMMEDIATELY. [INHAL] REMOVE EFFECTED PERSONS TO FRESH AIR. IF SYMPTOMS OCCUR, CONSULT PHYSICIAN 


SECTION VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
Steps if Material Released/Spilled       [SMALL] SOAK UP WITH AN INDUSTRIAL ABSORBENT AND PLACE MATERIAL INTO A SUITABLE CONTAINER. WEAR PROTECTIVE CLOTHING. [LARGE] SOAK UP SPILLS WITH AN INDUSTRIAL ABSORBENT AND PLACE MATERIAL INTO A SUITABLE CONTAINER. SPILLS ON OTHER THAN PAVEMENT (EG SOIL OR SAND) MAY BE HANDLED BY REMOVING THE EFFECTED SOIL AND PLACING IT IN APPROVED CONTAINERS 
Neutralizing Agent                       NR
Waste Disposal Method                    DISPOSE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS. CONTACT LOCAL OR STATE AGENCIES TO OBTAIN INFORMATION ON RECYCLING 
Handling and Storage Precautions         WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING. WEAR PROTECTIVE CLOTHING, GLOVES AND EYE PROTECTION. AVOID BREATHING VAPORS. AVOID BREATHING MIST. REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING AND WASH BEFORE REUSE. [STORAGE] STORE DRUMS CLOSED AND AWAY FROM EXTREME TEMPERATURES. DO NOT FREEZE. KEEP AWAY FROM STRON ACIDS 
Other Precautions                        NR


SECTION VIII - Control Measures
Respiratory Protection                   NONE SPECIAL
Ventilation                              USE ADEQUATE MECHANICAL VENTILATION
Protective Gloves                        IMPERVIOUS
Eye Protection                           CHEMICAL GOGGLES OR A FACE SHIELD
Other Protective Equipment               IF DISPENSING USE AN APRON IMPERVIOUS TO CORROSIVE MATERIALS
Work Hygenic Practices                   AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES AND SKIN;DO NOT BREATHE VAPORS/MIST/DUST.WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER EACH USE;DO NOT EAT,DRINK,SMOKE 


SECTION IX - Label Data
Protect Eye                              NO
Protect Skin                             NO
Protect Respiratory                      NO
Chronic Indicator                        UNKNOWN
Contact Code                             UNKNOWN
Fire Code                                UNKNOWN
Health Code                              UNKNOWN
React Code                               UNKNOWN


SECTION X - Transportation Data


SECTION XI - Site Specific/Reporting Information
Volatile Organic Compounds (P/G)         0
Volatile Organic Compounds (G/L)         0


SECTION XII - Ingredients/Identity Information
Ingredient #                             01
Ingredient Name                          *POTASSIUM PHOSPHATE (5-15%)
CAS Number                               7758114
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  15
OSHA PEL                                 NA
ACGIH TLV                                NA
Ingredient #                             02
Ingredient Name                          *POTASSIUM NITRATE(1-5%)
CAS Number                               7757791
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  5
OSHA PEL                                 NA
ACGIH TLV                                NA
Ingredient #                             03
Ingredient Name                          NITROUS ACID, SODIUM SALT (1-5%)
CAS Number                               7632000
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  5
OSHA PEL                                 NA
ACGIH TLV                                NA
Ingredient #                             04
Ingredient Name                          *SODIUM MOLYBATE (1-5%)
CAS Number                               7631950
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  5
OSHA PEL                                 NA
ACGIH TLV                                NA
Ingredient #                             05
Ingredient Name                          HEXANEDIOIC ACID (1-4%)
CAS Number                               124049
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  4
OSHA PEL                                 5 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV                                5 MG/M3