MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET ...Revised 10/14/97

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FORMULATION BY: Gojo Industries, Inc. P.O. Box 991, Akron, Ohio 43309 (800) 321-9647 #8242

PACKAGING: Travis Assn for the Blind, 2831 Manchaca Rd, Austin, TX 78704 (512) 442-2329

EMERGENCY HOTLINE: (800) 424-9300 24 hour CHEMTREC for "Purell" or

(888) 714-3496 24 hour PROSAR for "Dermata B"

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SECTION 1: PRODUCT

NAME: Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer labeled as Dermata B Instant Hand Sanitizer

PRODUCT CODE(s): 704 and 708

PRODUCT TYPE: Hand Degermer Alcohol Gel

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SECTION 2: HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS

CAS Number OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV % RANGE

Ethanol 64-17-5 1000 ppm 1000 ppm <10

(Purified Water) 7732-18-5 N/A N/A <30

Isopropanol 67-63-0 400 ppm 400 ppm <10

(proylene Glycol) 57-55-6 N/A N/A <1

(Isopropyl Myristate) 110-27-0 N/A N/A <1

 

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SECTION 3: HEALTH HAZARD & FIRST AID

HEALTH (1) = minimal

FLAMMABILITY (3) = Flash Point <73 degrees F

REACTIVITY (0) = none

Personal Protection Equipment (N/A) = not applicable

 

OTHER:

This Skin Care product is not toxic under normal use by directions.

1. ACUTE HEALTH EFFECT: None

2. CHRONIC HEALTH EFFECT: None

3. CARCINOGEN: Not listed

4. PRIMARY ENTRY ROUTES:

a) Eyes: Product can cause eye irritation. Not considered a skin irritant.

b) Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed.

c) Inhalation: Not considered an entry route under normal use.

 5. EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES:

a) Eyes: Flush immediately and thoroughly with water for 15 minutes. If condition worsens or irritation

persists, contact a physician.

b) Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. If vomiting occurs, lower person's head below their knees to avoid

aspiration. Contact physician or poison control center.

c) Skin: N/A

d) Inhalation: N/A

6. OVER EXPOSURE: Medical Conditions Aggravated: None Known

7. POTENTIAL EFFECTS: May cause eye irritaion

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SECTION 4: PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS

1. Physical State: Gel

2. Color/Clarity: Clear

3. Odor: Citrus fragrance

4. Solubility in Water: Complete

5. Specific Gravity (H2O=1.0): .90

6. pH (undiluted): 7.5 - 8.5

7. Evaporation Rate (H2O=1): >1

8. Volatility, %: 100 (70 VOC)

9. Vapor Pressure (mm Hg): 40

10. Vapor Density (air=1): 1.6

11. Boiling Point, deg F/ deg C: 176/80

12. Viscosity, cps: 2,000 - 15,000

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SECTION 5: FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD

1. Flash Point (PMCC Method): 74/23

2. Flammability LEL,%: 3.3

Limits UEL,%: 19

3. Extinguishing Method: Water Fog, Alcohol Foam, CO2, Dry Chemical

4. Special Fire Fighting Procedures: None Known

5. Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: Product is flammable

5. NFPA 704 Rating: 0 2 0 N/A

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SECTION 6: REACTIVITY DATA

1. Stability: Stable

2. Conditions to avoid: None Known

3. Incompatibility (to avoid): None Known

4. Decomposition or by-products: Combustion may produce CO, CO2, NOx

5. Hazardous Polymerization: None Known

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SECTION 7: SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES

1. If product leaks or spills: Pick up large spills with scoops or absorb on inert material. Collect and seal

in containers for disposal. Flush area with water to clean up small amounts and reduce risk of slippery

floor hazard. Caution: Product is flammable. Keep flame or spark away from spill.

2. Environmental Concerns: Abide by applicable Federal, State, and Local regulations. Not a

characteristic hazardous or listed waste by EPA & RCRA (40CFR Part 261).

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SECTION 8: PERSONAL PROTECTION

None required.

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SECTION 9: SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE

1. Storage: Store containers tightly closed and in an upright position.

2. Labels: Do not destroy or deface the label.

3. Precautions for safe handling: Avoid contact with eyes. Do not take internally. Keep out of the reach

of small children. Store in cool, dry place away from sources of spark or flame. Keep container sealed

when not in use. Children under the age of 12 should use this product only with adult supervision.

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SECTION 10: SECTION 313 SUPPLIER NOTIFICATION (SARA)

These products contain the following toxic chemicals subject to reporting requirements of SARA Title III:

Section 302 EHS, TPQ: N/A Section 304 EHS, RQ: N/A Section 311/312: N/A

Section 313: None

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SECTION 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

No acute toxic effects expected by inhalation, ingestion, or contact during anticipated handling and usage.

No long term chronic effects.

Skin LD50: N/A Oral LD50: Over 10 gm/kg (non toxic) Inhalation LC50: N/A

Synergism: None Known Sensitization: None Known Irritant: Not a primary irritant

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SECTION 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Not expected to cause adverse environmental effects. Not considered environmentally harmful from normal

Dilution, expected usage and typical drainage to sewers, septic systems, or treatment plants.

POTENTIAL- Biodegradation: Yes, in normal waste streams Oxygen Depletion: None Known

Bioconcentration: No

AFFECTS - Aquatic Organisms: Not significant Waste Plant Microbes: None Known

BOD: NE COD: NE

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SECTION 13: DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

1. See section 7 above.

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SECTION 14: DOT TRANSPORT CONSIDERATIONS

1. Hazard Materials: These products are not considered hazardous by DOT, HM-181, TDG, IATA,

& IMO regulations.

2. Label: Not required.

3. Shipping Class: Motor Freight not regulated as hazardous. Air transportation may require reclassification.

4. Shipping Bill of Lading: No special requirements

5. Proper Shipping Name: Cosmetics, Alcohol Gel

6. HAZMAT: Flammable

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SECTION 15: OTHER REGULATORY INFORMATION

1. TSCA, DSL, EINECS: Components of these products are listed, exempted or excluded from these

requirements.

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SECTION 16: OTHER INFORMATION

1. N/A = Not Applicable

2. Manufacturer believes that the information given here is accurate. The suggested procedures are based

on experience and common sense and are not necessarily all-inclusive of every possible circumstance.

Consumer assumes all liability for any damage or injury resulting from abnormal use or failure to adhere to

the recommendations or instructions provided for these products, or from any hazards inherent in the nature

of these products.

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