Material Safety Data Sheet
Science Stuff, Inc.
1104 Newport Ave
Austin, TX 78753
Phone (512) 837-6020
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Section 1 Identification
Product Number:C2782 
Hazard Rating:
NA = Not Applicable NE = Not Established
Product Name:Sulfuric Acid  Reagent A.C.S.
Trade/Chemical Synonyms 
C.A.SCAS# 7664-93-9
Section 2 Component Mixture
Sara 313ComponentCAS Number%DimExposure Limits:
Sulfuric Acid  CAS# 7664-93-9 100% W/W OSHA TWA 1 mg/m, ACGIH STEL 3 ppm 
Section 3 Hazard Identification (Also see section 11)
Causes severe irritation and burns. May be harmful if swallowed. Avoid breathing vapor or dust. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothes. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep container closed. 
Section 4 First Aid Measures
Causes severe irritation and burns. May be harmful if swallowed. Avoid breathing vapor or dust. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothes. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep container closed.

FIRST AID: SKIN: Wash exposed area with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.

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:Dry Chemical
Fire/Explosion Hazards:Reacts at extreme temperatures with violent decomposition.
Fire Fighting Procedure:Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and clothing.
Section 6 Accidental Release Measures
Absorb spill with inert material, then place in a chemical waste container. Neutralize with soda ash a weak base.
Section 7 Handling and Storage
Wear appropriate NIOSH/MSHA-Approved respirator, Chemical-resistant gloves, safety goggles. Do not breath vapor. 
Section 8 Exposure Controls & Personal Protection
Respiratory Protection:NIOSH/MSHA-approved respirator
Ventilation: Mechanical: Hand Protection:Wear appropriate gloves to prevent skin exposure
Local Exhaust: Eye Protection:Goggles and Face Shield
Other Protective Equipment: Wear appropriate clothing to prevent skin exposure
Section 9 Physical and Chemical Properties
Melting Point:Information not availableSpecific Gravity1.84
Boiling Point:534 - 590C Percent Volatile by Volume:<5
Vapor Pressure:Information not available Evaporation Rate:Not Applicable
Vapor Density: Information not available Evaporation Standard: Not Applicable
Solubility in Water: Soluble Auto ignition Temperature: Not Applicable
Appearance and Odor: Colorless to slight yellow turbid liquid Lower Flamm. Limit in Air: Not Applicable
Flash Point: Not flammable Upper Flamm. Limit in Air: Not Applicable
Section 10 Stability and Reactivity Information
Stability: StableConditions to Avoid: High temperatures
Materials to Avoid:
Water, metals, organic compounds, bases.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
Toxic oxides of sulfur
Hazardous Polymerization:Will Not Occur
Condition to Avoid:None known
Section 11 Additional Information
Conditions aggravated/target organs: Persons with pre-existing skin, respiratory and eye disorders are more susceptible. Corrosive! Acute: Severe irritation and burns to skin, eyes, lungs, and GI tract. Chronic: Dermatitis, eye damage. Strong inorganic acid mists of sulfuric acid can cause cancer of the larynx. TOXIC! 
DOT Classification: Sulfuric Acid, 8, UN1830, PG II
DOT regulations may change from time to time. Please consult the most recent version of the relevant regulations.
Revision No:0.1Date Entered: 9/1/2006 Approved by: WPF

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