Hydrochloric Acid (9385--9553)
Avantor Performance Materials, Inc.
3477 Corporate Parkway, Suite #200
Center Valley, PA
GHS Hazard Categories
CORROSIVE TO METALS - Category 1
ACUTE TOXICITY - ORAL - Category 4
SERIOUS EYE DAMAGE /EYE IRRITATION - Category 1
SPECIFIC TARGET ORGAN TOXICITY (Single Exposure) - Category 3
SKIN CORROSION/IRRITATION - Category 1A
GHS Hazard Statements
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
Harmful if swallowed
May be corrosive to metals
May cause respiratory irritation
GHS Precautionary Statements
Prevention: Keep only in original container.; Wash thoroughly after handling.; Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.; Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.; Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
Response: Absorb spillage to prevent material damage.; Do NOT induce vomiting.; If on skin (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.; Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.; If in eyes: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.; If inhaled: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.; Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Storage: Store locked up.; Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.; Store in corrosive resistant container with a resistant inner liner.
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.
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|Respiratory Protection:||If engineering controls do not maintain airborne concentrations below recommended exposure limits (where applicable) or to an acceptable level (in countries where exposure limits have not been established), an approved respirator must be worn. Air-purifying respirator with an appropriate, government approved (where applicable), air-purifying filter, cartridge or canister. Contact health and safety professional or manufacturer for specific information.|
|Other:||Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.|
|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.|
|Hygiene Measures:||Provide eyewash station and safety shower. Observe good industrial hygiene practices. Wash hands before breaks and immediately after handling the product. Do not get in eyes. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Do not get this material in contact with skin.|
|Hand Protection:||Chemical resistant gloves.|
|Appropriate Engineering Controls:||No data available.|
|Eye/Face Protection:||Wear safety glasses with side shields (or goggles) and a face shield.|