Triacetin MSDS

Material Safety Data Sheet

1.IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/MIXTURE AND OF THE COMPANY/UNDERTAKING

Product identifiers

Product name: Triacetin(Glycerol triacetate)

CAS-No. : 102-76-1

Details of the supplier of the safety data sheet

Company :Zhonglan Industry Co.,Ltd

7/F, Sanqing Fengrun Building, No. 100 South Gongye Road,

Jinan city , Shandong Province, China.

Telephone : +86 531-67875075

Fax : +86 531-67875370

Emergency telephone number

Emergency Phone # : +86 18615699110

Website: www.chinatriacetin.com

Email:sale@chinatriacetin.com

2.HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Emergency Overview

OSHA Hazards

No known OSHA hazards

GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements

Pictogram none

Signal word Warning

Hazard statement(s)

H303 + H313 May be harmful if swallowed or in contact with skin.

Precautionary

statement(s)

none

HMIS Classification

Health hazard: 1

Flammability: 1

Physical hazards: 0

NFPA Rating

Health hazard: 0

Fire: 1

Reactivity Hazard: 0

Potential Health Effects

Inhalation May be harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory tract irritation.

Skin May be harmful if absorbed through skin. May cause skin irritation.

Eyes May cause eye irritation.

Ingestion May be harmful if swallowed.

3.COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

Ingredient                CAS#            % Concentration       EINECS

Triacetin                    102-76-1                99.5%MIN              203-051-9

4.FIRST AID MEASURES

General advice

Consult a physician. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance.

If inhaled

If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Consult a physician.

In case of skin contact

Wash off with soap and plenty of water. Consult a physician.

In case of eye contact

Flush eyes with water as a precaution.

If swallowed

Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water. Consult a physician.

5.FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES

Suitable extinguishing media

Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.

Special protective equipment for fire-fighters

Wear self contained breathing apparatus for fire fighting if necessary.

6.ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Personal precautions

Use personal protective equipment. Avoid breathing vapors, mist or gas.

Environmental precautions

Do not let product enter drains.

Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up

Soak up with inert absorbent material and dispose of as hazardous waste. Keep in suitable, closed containers for
disposal.

7.HANDLING AND STORAGE

Precautions for safe handling

Normal measures for preventive fire protection.

Conditions for safe storage

Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

8.EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

Contains no substances with occupational exposure limit values.

Personal protective equipment

Respiratory protection

Where risk assessment shows air-purifying respirators are appropriate use a full-face respirator with multi-purpose

combination (US) or type ABEK (EN 14387) respirator cartridges as a backup to engineering controls. If the

respirator is the sole means of protection, use a full-face supplied air respirator. Use respirators and components

tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH (US) or CEN (EU).

Sigma – T5376 Page 3 of 5

Hand protection

Handle with gloves. Gloves must be inspected prior to use. Use proper glove removal technique (without touching

glove’s outer surface) to avoid skin contact with this product. Dispose of contaminated gloves after use in

accordance with applicable laws and good laboratory practices. Wash and dry hands.

Eye protection

Use equipment for eye protection tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH

(US) or EN 166(EU).

Skin and body protection

impervious clothing, The type of protective equipment must be selected according to the concentration and amount

of the dangerous substance at the specific workplace.

Hygiene measures

Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wash hands before breaks and at the end of workday.

9.PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

Appearance :Form clear, liquid ,Colour colourless

Safety data

pH no data available

Melting point 3 °C (37 °F)

Boiling point 258 – 260 °C (496 – 500 °F) – lit.

Flash point 138 °C (280 °F) – closed cup

Ignition temperature 432 °C (810 °F)

Lower explosion limit 1.05 %(V)

Upper explosion limit 7.73 %(V)

Density 1.16 g/cm3 at 25 °C (77 °F)

Water solubility no data available

Relative vapour

Density 7.53 – (Air = 1.0)

10.STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

Chemical stability

Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Conditions to avoid

no data available

Materials to avoid

Strong oxidizing agents

Hazardous decomposition products

Hazardous decomposition products formed under fire conditions. – Carbon oxides

11.TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Acute toxicity

LD50 Oral – rat – 3,000 mg/kg

LD50 Dermal – rabbit – > 2,000 mg/kg

Skin corrosion/irritation

no data available

Sigma – T5376 Page 4 of 5

Serious eye damage/eye irritation

Eyes – rabbit –

Respiratory or skin sensitization

no data available

Germ cell mutagenicity

no data available

Carcinogenicity

IARC: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as probable,

possible or confirmed human carcinogen by IARC.

ACGIH: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as a

carcinogen or potential carcinogen by ACGIH.

NTP: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as a known or

anticipated carcinogen by NTP.

OSHA: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as a

carcinogen or potential carcinogen by OSHA.

Reproductive toxicity

no data available

Specific target organ toxicity – single exposure (Globally Harmonized System)

no data available

Specific target organ toxicity – repeated exposure (Globally Harmonized System)

no data available

Aspiration hazard

no data available

Potential health effects

Inhalation May be harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory tract irritation.

Ingestion May be harmful if swallowed.

Skin May be harmful if absorbed through skin. May cause skin irritation.

Eyes May cause eye irritation.

Signs and Symptoms of Exposure

To the best of our knowledge, the chemical, physical, and toxicological properties have not been thoroughly investigated.

Additional Information

RTECS: AK3675000

12.ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Toxicity

Toxicity to fish LC50 – Pimephales promelas (fathead minnow) – > 165 mg/l – 96 h

Toxicity to daphnia

and other aquatic

invertebrates.

EC50 – Daphnia – > 811 mg/l – 48 h

Persistence and degradability

no data available

Bioaccumulative potential

no data available

Mobility in soil

no data available

PBT and vPvB assessment

no data available

Other adverse effects

no data available

13.DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Product

Offer surplus and non-recyclable solutions to a licensed disposal company.

Contaminated packaging

Dispose of as unused product.

14.TRANSPORT INFORMATION

DOT (US)

Not dangerous goods

IMDG

Not dangerous goods

IATA

Not dangerous goods

15.REGULATORY INFORMATION

OSHA Hazards

No known OSHA hazards

DSL Status

All components of this product are on the Canadian DSL list.

SARA 302 Components

SARA 302: No chemicals in this material are subject to the reporting requirements of SARA Title III, Section 302.

SARA 313 Components

SARA 313: This material does not contain any chemical components with known CAS numbers that exceed the threshold

(De Minimis) reporting levels established by SARA Title III, Section 313.

SARA 311/312 Hazards

No SARA Hazards

Massachusetts Right To Know Components

No components are subject to the Massachusetts Right to Know Act.

Pennsylvania Right To Know Components

Triacetin

CAS-No.

102-76-1

Revision Date

New Jersey Right To Know Components

Triacetin

CAS-No.

102-76-1

Revision Date

California Prop. 65 Components

This product does not contain any chemicals known to State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or any other reproductive harm.

16.OTHER INFORMATION

Further information

The above information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. The information in this document is based on the present state of our knowledge and is applicable to the product with regard to appropriate safety precautions. It does not represent any

guarantee of the properties of the product. We shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with the above product. See reverse side of invoice or packing slip for additional terms and conditions of sale.