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                   HYDROCHLORIC ACID (22 BAUME)
National Stock Number                    6810P0800503
CAGE Code                                93090
Part Number Indicator                    A
MSDS Number                              194590
HAZ Code                                 B


SECTION II - Manufacturer's Information
Manufacturer Name                        THATCHER COMPANY
P.O. Box                                 27407
City                                     SALT LAKE CITY
State                                    UT
Country                                  US
Zip Code                                 84127
Information Phone                        801-972-4587

MSDS Preparer's Information
Date MSDS Prepared/Revised               11OCT02
Active Indicator                         Y

Alternate Vendors


SECTION III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics
Appearance/Odor                          CLEAR, COLORLESS, TO PALE YELLOW WITH PUNGENT , ITTITATING ODOR 
Boiling Point                            150 DEG F
Vapor Pressure                           80
Specific Gravity                         1.18
Solubility in Water                      N/R
Percent Volatiles by Volume              100
Container Type                           N
Container Pressure Code                  1
Temperature Code                         4
Product State Code                       L


SECTION IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
Flash Point Method                       UNK
Extinguishing Media                      WATER SPRAY/DRY CHEMICAL,CO2
Special Fire Fighting Procedures         FIRE FIGHTERS SHOULD WEAR SELF-CONTAINER BREATHING APPARATUSAND FULL PROTECTIVE CLOTHING, USE WATER SPRAY TO COOL FIRE EXPOSED CONTAINERS
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazards           FLAMMABLE HYDROGEN GAS WILL BE LIBERATED FROM CONTACT WITH SOME MMETALS 


SECTION V - Reactivity Data
Stability                                YES
Stability Conditions to Avoid            NONE
Materials to Avoid                       ALKALIES, OXIDIZING OR REDUCING MATERIALS, CYANIDE , SULFIDESSULFIDES. FORMALDEHYDE
Hazardous Decomposition Products         HYDROGEN CHLORIDE 
Hazardous Polymerization                 NO
Polymerization Conditions to Avoid       N/R
LD50 - LD50 Mixture                      900 MG/KG INHALAED 3,124 PPM / 1 HR


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       CAN CAUSE SEVERE BURNS TO EYES,SKIN AND MUCOUS MEMBRANES. INHALATION CAN CAUSE SEVERE BURNS TO THE RESPIRATORY TRACT, INGESTION CAN CAUSE SEVERE BURNS TO THE GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM, WHICH COULD RESULT IN DEATH 
Carcinogenity: NTP                       NO
Carcinogenity: IARC                      NO
Carcinogenity: OSHA                      NO
Symptoms of Overexposure                 CORROSIVE BURNING TO SKIN AND EYES, RESPIRATORY TRACT AND GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT 
Medical Cond. Aggrevated by Exposure     N/R
Emergency/First Aid Procedures           EYES.= FLUSH WITH WATER FOR 15 MIN WHILE LIFTING EYE LIDS TO INSURE OF CLEANING,


SECTION VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
Steps if Material Released/Spilled       WEAR PROTECTIVE CLOTHING TO PREVENT SKIN CONTACT, WIPE UP AND PLACE INTO CONTAINER FOR DISPOSAL
Neutralizing Agent                       SODA ASH OR LIME 
Waste Disposal Method                    DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE TO ALL STATE AND FEDERAL LAWS


SECTION VIII - Control Measures
Respiratory Protection                   USE NIOSH APPROVED RESPIRATOR ACID PROOP VAPOR OR CARTRIDGE
Ventilation                              LOCAL OR GENERAL
Protective Gloves                        RUBBER
Eye Protection                           CHEMICAL GOGGLES
Other Protective Equipment               RUBBER APRON , BOOTS, PROTECTIVE CLOTHING
Work Hygenic Practices                   WASH WITH SOAP AND WATER AFTER HANDELING ANY CHEMICAL 


SECTION IX - Label Data
Protect Eye                              YES
Protect Skin                             YES
Protect Respiratory                      YES
Chronic Indicator                        YES
Contact Code                             MODERATE
Fire Code                                UNKNOWN
Health Code                              UNKNOWN
React Code                               UNKNOWN


SECTION X - Transportation Data
Container Quantity                       55
Unit of Measure                          GL


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                          HYDROCHLORIC ACID
CAS Number                               7647010
Proprietary                              NO
Percent                                  35.2
OSHA PEL                                 5 PPM
ACGIH TLV                                7 MG/M3