Material Safety Data Sheet
Science Stuff, Inc.
1104 Newport Ave
Austin, TX 78753
Phone (512) 837-6020
Chemtrec 800-424-9300
24 Hour Emergency Assistance
Section 1 Identification
Product Number:C2221 
Health:
Flammability
Reactivity
Hazard Rating:
LeastSlightModerateHighExtreme
01234
NA = Not Applicable NE = Not Established
Product Name:Phenol  Reagent A.C.S., Crystal
Trade/Chemical Synonyms 
Formula:CHOH
RTECS:SJ3325000 
C.A.SCAS#: 108-95-2
Section 2 Component Mixture
Sara 313ComponentCAS Number%DimExposure Limits:
Phenol  CAS#: 108-95-2 100% W/W OSHA TWA 5 ppm (19 mg/m) 
Section 3 Hazard Identification (Also see section 11)
May be fatal if inhaled, swallowed or absorbed thru the skin Avoid all contact. Use with adequate ventilation. Wash thoroughly after use. Keep container closed. 
Section 4 First Aid Measures
May be fatal if inhaled, swallowed or absorbed thru the skin Avoid all contact. Use with adequate ventilation. Wash thoroughly after use. Keep container closed.

FIRST AID: CALL A PHYSICIAN. SKIN: In case of contact, immediately flush skin with water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Thoroughly clean clothing and shoes before reuse.

EYES: Wash eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, lifting lids occasionally. Seek Medical Aid. INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen

INGESTION: Give several glasses of milk or water. Vomiting may occur spontaneously, but DO NOT INDUCE! Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Section 5 Fire Fighting Measures
Fire Extinguisher Type:Water spray, Carbon dioxide, dry chemical,foam,alcohol,polmer foam.
Fire/Explosion Hazards:emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
Fire Fighting Procedure:Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and clothing.
Section 6 Accidental Release Measures
Evacuate area. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing(rubber boots and heavy rubber gloves). Cover with lime or soda. Keep in closed container and hold for disposal.
Section 7 Handling and Storage
Store in a cool dry well ventilated area. Keep away from heat and flame. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. 
Section 8 Exposure Controls & Personal Protection
Respiratory Protection:NIOSH/MSHA-approved respirator
Ventilation: Mechanical: Hand Protection:chemical resistant,heavy rubber.
Local Exhaust: Eye Protection:safety goggles
Other Protective Equipment: rubber boots,protective clothing, safety shower and eye wash.
Section 9 Physical and Chemical Properties
Melting Point:104-106fSpecific Gravity1.071
Boiling Point:359.6f Percent Volatile by Volume:information not available
Vapor Pressure:0.36 Evaporation Rate:information not available
Vapor Density: 3.24 Evaporation Standard: not available
Solubility in Water: information not available Auto ignition Temperature: information not available
Appearance and Odor: White crystals with distinct odor Lower Flamm. Limit in Air: 1.7%
Flash Point: 79c Upper Flamm. Limit in Air: 8.6%
Section 10 Stability and Reactivity Information
Stability: yesConditions to Avoid: Heat, open flame, and light
Materials to Avoid:
Stron oxidizing agents, bases, and acids
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
Carbon oxides, carbon dioxide
Hazardous Polymerization:Will Not Occur
Condition to Avoid:None known
Section 11 Additional Information
FATAL/TOXIC!! Effects of over exposure:fatal/destructive to soft tissue,mucous membranes,upper respiratory tract.acute:shortness of breathe,headache,nausea,vomiting and wheezing.chronic:fatal/destructive if inhaled.target organs:liver,kidney,nervous system. Conditions aggravated/target organs. Persons with pre-existing eye,skin or respiratory conditions may be more susceptible. 
DOT Classification: Phenol, Solid, 6.1, UN1671, PG II
DOT regulations may change from time to time. Please consult the most recent version of the relevant regulations.
Revision No:0Date Entered: 9/1/2006 Approved by: WPF

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