Product Hazard Summary


Product Name SDS ID Manufacturer
Mercuric Sulfate (1430, 2640, 2642) 0018 Avantor Performance Materials, Inc.

Synonym Manufacturer Phone
N/A (800) 424-9300

Signal Word
Danger



GHS Hazard Catagories
ACUTE TOXICITY - ORAL - Category 2
ACUTE TOXICITY - DERMAL - Category 3
ACUTE TOXICITY - INHALATION - Category 2
SKIN CORROSION/IRRITATION - Category 2
EYE DAMAGE/IRRITATION - Category 2A
SPECIFIC TARGET ORGAN TOXICITY (Single Exposure) - Category 1
SPECIFIC TARGET ORGAN TOXICITY (Repeated Exposure) - Category 1
HAZARDOUS TO THE AQUATIC ENVIRONMENT - LONG-TERM HAZARD - Category 1


GHS Hazard Statements
Causes damage to organs
Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure
Causes serious eye irritation
Causes skin irritation
Fatal if inhaled
Fatal if swallowed
Toxic in contact with skin
Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects


GHS Precautionary Statements

Prevention: Wash hands thoroughly after handling.; Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.; [In case of inadequate ventilation] wear respiratory protection.; Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.; Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.; Avoid release to the environment; Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

Response: If swallowed: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.; Rinse mouth.; If on skin: Wash with plenty of water.; If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.; Take off immediately all contaminated clothing and wash it before reuse.; Call a POISON CENTER/doctor if you feel unwell.; Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.; If in eyes: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.; If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.; If exposed or concerned: Call a POISON CENTER/doctor/; Collect spillage

Storage: Store locked up.; Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.

Disposal: Dispose of contents/container to an appropriate treatment and disposal facility in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, and product characteristics at time of disposal.

PPE

Gloves

Goggles

Face Shield

Respirator

Health Hazards:
No Hazard Reproductive Toxin
Toxic Highly Toxic Corrosive
Carcinogen Sensitizer Irritant
Acute Chronic

Physical Hazards:
No Physical Hazard Combustible Liquid
Explosive Flammable Water Reactive
Oxidizer Pyophoric Unstable/Reactive
Compressed Gas Organic Peroxide

Routes of Entry:
Inhalation Skin or Eye Contact
Ingestion Skin Absorption

Target Organs:
Lungs Skin Eyes
Heart Blood Blood (Effects)
Kidney Liver Prostate
Bone Mutagen Teratogen
Central Nervous System Autonomic Nervous System
Cardiovascular System Respiratory System
Mucous Membranes

NFPA:







PPE Phrase:
Other: Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.
Respiratory Protection: In case of inadequate ventilation use suitable respirator.
Hand Protection: Chemical resistant gloves.
Hygiene Measures: Always observe good personal hygiene measures, such as washing after handling the material and before eating, drinking, and/or smoking. Routinely wash work clothing to remove contaminants. Discard contaminated footwear that cannot be cleaned. Provide eyewash station and safety shower.
General Information: Good general ventilation (typically 10 air changes per hour) should be used. Ventilation rates should be matched to conditions. If applicable, use process enclosures, local exhaust ventilation, or other engineering controls to maintain airborne levels below recommended exposure limits. If exposure limits have not been established, maintain airborne levels to an acceptable level. An eye wash and safety shower must be available in the immediate work area. Use explosion-proof ventilation equipment.
Eye/Face Protection: Wear safety glasses with side shields (or goggles) and a face shield.
Appropriate Engineering Controls: No data available.