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1. Product Identification
Synonyms: Sodium acetate trihydrate; Acetic acid sodium salt anhydrous.
CAS No.: 6131-90-4 (Trihydrate); 127-09-3 (Anhydrous)
EINECS: EC Number: Trihydrate is not listed. 204-823-8 for anhydrous
Molecular Weight: 136.08
Chemical Formula: CH3COONa.3H2O
2. Hazards Identification
GHS, Globally Harmonized System Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910
Classification according to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008
Not a hazardous substance or mixture according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008.
This substance is not classified as dangerous according to Directive 67/548/EEC.
Labeling according Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008
GHS Label Elements
Signal Word: None
Hazards not otherwise classified (HNOC):
May cause mild skin irritation.
May causes mild eye irritation.
P261: Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
P262: Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing.
P281: Use personal protective equipment as required.
P302+P352 - IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.
P303+P361+P353 - IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
P304 + P340 - IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
P305 + P351 + P338 - IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P337+313: If eye irritation persists get medical advice/attention.
OSHA Hazards: Not considered highly hazardous by OSHA.
HMIS (Perceived): Health hazard: 1, Flammability: 0, Physical hazards: 0
NFPA (Perceived): Health hazard: 1, Fire: 0, Reactivity Hazard: 0
3. Composition/Information on Ingredients
Ingredient: Sodium acetate trihydrate
CAS No.: 6131-90-4 (Trihydrate)
Percent: 97 - 100%
4. First Aid Measures
Always seek medical attention after first aid measures are provided.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention.
Ingestion: Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical attention.
Skin Contact: Wipe off excess material from skin then immediately flush skin with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical attention. Wash clothing before reuse. Thoroughly clean shoes before reuse.
Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, lifting lower and upper eyelids occasionally. Get medical attention immediately.
Note to Physician: Symptomatic and supportive treatment is recommended.
5. Fire Fighting Measures
Flammability of the Product: May pose a fire hazard when exposed to elevated temperatures or by contact with an ignition source.
Auto-Ignition Temperature: >600C.
Flash Points: NA.
Flammable Limits: NA.
Products of Combustion: It emits toxic oxides of carbon and acetic acid when heated to decomposition.
Fire: Sodium acetate trihydrate may ignite at high temperatures.
Explosion: Fine dust dispersed in air in sufficient concentrations, and in the presence of an ignition source is a potential dust explosion hazard.
Fire Extinguishing Media: Water spray. Use means suitable for extinguishing surrounding fire. Water spray, dry chemical, alcohol foam, or carbon dioxide.
Special Information In the event of a fire, wear full protective clothing and NIOSH-approved self-contained breathing apparatus with full face piece operated in the pressure demand or other positive pressure mode. At high temperatures or when moistened under fire conditions, it may produce toxic or irritating fumes.
6. Accidental Release Measures
Small Spill: Avoid dust formation. Avoid breathing dust. Ensure adequate ventilation. Use appropriate tools to put the spilled solid in a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by spreading water on the contaminated surface and dispose of according to local and regional authority requirements.
Large Spill: Do not let the product enter drains. Use a shovel to put the material into a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by spreading water on the contaminated surface and allow evacuating through the sanitary system.
7. Handling and Storage
Do not breathe dust. Wear suitable protective clothing. In case of insufficient ventilation, wear suitable respiratory equipment.
Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid formation of dust and aerosols. Wash hands thoroughly after handling. Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed. If you feel unwell, seek medical attention.
Keep Sodium acetate trihydrate in a tightly closed container, stored in a cool, dry, ventilated area. Protect against physical damage or contact with oxidizing material and combustible substances.
8. Exposure Controls/Personal Protection
Airborne Exposure Limits: None established.
Ventilation System: A system of local and/or general exhaust is recommended to keep employee exposures as low as possible. Local exhaust ventilation is generally preferred because it can control the emissions of the contaminant at its source, preventing dispersion of it into the general work area.
Personal Respirators (NIOSH Approved): For conditions of use where exposure to dust or mist is apparent and engineering controls are not feasible, a particulate respirator may be worn. For emergencies or instances where the exposure levels are not known, use a full-face positive-pressure, air-supplied respirator.
Skin Protection: Wear protective gloves and clean body-covering clothing.
Eye Protection: Use chemical safety goggles and/or full face shield where dusting or splashing of solutions is possible. Maintain eye wash fountain and quick-drench facilities in work area.
Other Control Measures: Maintain good housekeeping in work area. Dust deposits on floors and other surfaces may pick up moisture and cause the surfaces to become slippery and present safety hazards. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wash hands after handling.
9. Physical and Chemical Properties
Appearance: It is white crystals or powder or granules.
Odor: Practically none. Slight odor of acetic acid may be felt.
Solubility: Readily soluble in water.
pH: 6-10 at 1% solution at 25 C (77F)
Molecular Weight: 136.08
Molecular Formula: CH3COONa.3H2O
% Volatiles by volume @ 21C (70F): 0
Boiling Point: Not available
Melting Point: 58C
Vapor Density (Air=1): No information found.
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg): No information found.
Evaporation Rate (BuAc=1): No information found.
10. Stability and Reactivity
Stability: Stable under ordinary conditions of use and storage.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Sodium acetate trihydrate may emit fumes of acetic acid upon heating and on contact with strong acids. Oxides of carbon are released on decomposition.
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur.
Incompatibilities: Nitric acid, fluoride, potassium nitrate, strong oxidizers and diketene.
Conditions to Avoid: Moisture, Heat, Incompatibles.
11. Toxicological Information
Routes of Entry: Inhalation, Ingestion, Contact.
Toxicity to Animals:
Oral LD50, rat; 3,530 mg/kg
Dermal LD50, rabbit; >10,000 mg/kg
Irritation, rabbit; Mildly irritating to skin and eyes
Draize test, rabbit, eye: 10 mg Mild;
Draize test, rabbit, skin: 500 mg/24H Mild;
Inhalation, rat: LC50 >30 gm/m3/1H;
Oral, mouse: LD50 = 6891 mg/kg;
Oral, rat: LD50 = 3530 mg/kg;
Special Remarks on Toxicity to Animals: Not available.
Carcinogenicity: Not listed by ACGIH, IARC, NTP, or CA Prop 65.
Mutagenic Effects: Not available. However it may have mutagenic effect.
Teratogenic Effects: Not available.
Developmental Toxicity: Not available.
12. Ecological Information
Toxicity to fish
LC50 - Pimephales promelas (fathead minnow) - 13,330 mg/l - 120 h
LC50 - Lepomis macrochirus (Bluegill) - 5,000 mg/l - 24 h
LC50 Lepomis macrochirus: 5000 mg/l – 24 h
LC50 Bluegill/Sunfish: 5000 mg/l; 24 h
Data on sodium acetate anhydrous basis.
Toxicity to daphnia
Water Flea Data: 48 Hr EC50 water flea: 5800 mg/l 48 h.
Data on sodium acetate anhydrous basis.
Biodegradability: 99 % - Readily biodegradable
BOD5 and COD: Not available.
Environmental Fate: The product itself and its products of degradation are not toxic. This chemical is readily biodegradable and is not likely to bio-concentrate.
Results of PBT and vPvB assessment: This substance/mixture contains no components considered to be either persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic (PBT), or very persistent and very bioaccumulative (vPvB) at levels of 0.1% or higher.
13. Disposal Considerations
Whatever cannot be saved for recovery or recycling should be managed in an appropriate and approved waste disposal facility. Processing, use or contamination of this product may change the waste management options. State and local disposal regulations may differ from federal disposal regulations. Dispose of container and unused contents in accordance with federal, state and local requirements. Small amounts of this material may be suitable for sanitary sewer or trash disposal.
14. Transport Information
DOT (USA) & ADR/RID
15. Regulatory Information
OSHA Hazards: No hazard as per OSHA.
SARA Codes: CAS # 6131-90-4: Not controlled.
SARA 302: No chemicals in this material are subject to the reporting requirements of SARA Title III, Section 302.
Section 313: No chemicals are reportable under Section 313.
SARA 311/312 Hazards: Not listed.
TSCA: CAS# 6131-90-4 is not on the TSCA Inventory because it is a hydrate. It is considered to be listed if the CAS number for the anhydrous form is on the inventory (40CFR720.3(u)(2)). CAS# 127-09-3 is listed on the TSCA inventory.
Health & Safety Reporting List: None of the chemicals are on the Health & Safety Reporting List.
Chemical Test Rules: None of the chemicals in this product are under a Chemical Test Rule.
Section 12b: None of the chemicals are listed under TSCA Section 12b.
TSCA Significant New Use Rule: None of the chemicals in this material have a SNUR under TSCA.
CERCLA Hazardous Substances and corresponding RQs: None of the chemicals in this material have an RQ.
Clean Air Act:
This material does not contain any hazardous air pollutants.
This material does not contain any Class 1 Ozone depletors.
This material does not contain any Class 2 Ozone depletors.
Clean Water Act:
None of the chemicals in this product are listed as Hazardous Substances under the CWA.
None of the chemicals in this product are listed as Priority Pollutants under the CWA.
None of the chemicals in this product are listed as Toxic Pollutants under the CWA.
California Prop 65: This product does not contain any chemicals known to State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or any other reproductive harm.
Massachusetts Right To Know Components: No components are subject to the Massachusetts Right to Know Act.
Pennsylvania Right To Know Components: Sodium acetate, CAS-No. 6131-90-4
New Jersey Right To Know Components: Sodium acetate, CAS-No. 6131-90-4
Canada - DSL/NDSL
Anhydrous material CAS# 127-09-3 is listed on Canada's DSL List
Canadian WHMIS Classifications: D2B
This product has been classified in accordance with the hazard criteria of the Controlled Products Regulations.
CAS# 127-09-3 is not listed on Canada's Ingredient Disclosure List.
EINECS: EC Number: Trihydrate is not listed. 204-823-8 for anhydrous
Australian Hazchem Code: None
Poison Schedule: None
16. Other Information
Our company provides this Sodium acetate trihydrate MSDS sheet in good faith but makes no representation as to its comprehensiveness or accuracy. This SDS sheet is intended only as a guide to the appropriate precautionary handling of the material by a properly trained person using this product. The above information has been compiled from various sources and has the possibility of discrepancy and being out-dated information. Individuals receiving the information must exercise their independent judgment and do further search in determining its appropriateness for a particular purpose. In no case shall our company be liable to loss or damages by the product user.
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