|Technical Name : Ethyl Alcohol
||Synonyms : Ethanol, Grain Alcohol
|Chemical Formula : C2 H5OH
||Chemical Classification : Hazard Class
|CAS Registry No : 64-17-5
||Organic Chemical : 3(Flammable)
|UN No : 1170
||Hazard Chem.Code : 2 SE
|Hazard Class :
||Hazard Waste ID No. —
|Product Use : Pure Ethyl Alcohol is used as solvent, chemical intermediate, and preservative in a wide variety of industries including drugs.
PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
|Hazardous Ingredient : Ethyl Alcohol
||UN NO : 1170
|Concentration : 95%
||LC 5O LD 50
FIRE / EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
|State : Liquid
||Specific gravity : 0.789
|Colour : Colourless
||Water solubility : PH
Floats & mix with water
|Odour : Pleasant Alcoholic Odour
||Vapour pressure :
|Molecular weight : 46 ·
||Vapour density : 1.59
|Freezing Point : —
||Boiling Point : 78°C
|Melting Point : -114°C
||Others : —
|Flammability : Flammable
||Hazardous combustion products : None
||Explosive range : 3.3 to19
|Flash Point : 12.2°C
||Sensitivity to chemical impact
|Auto ignition temperature :422.8°C
||Sensitivity to static discharge
HEALTH HAZARD DATA
|Chemical Stability Stable
No reaction with water and common material , Reacts with Oxidizing agents.
||Dangerous reaction products
Reacts with varying degrees of violence with a wide range of oxidants includes silver nitrate.
|Route of entry:
Inhalation, skin contact, ingestion
||Permissible limits :
|Effects on acute exposure Effects on Chronic exposure
Continuous contact of the liquid, may result in irritation.
The vapours may be dangerous if inheled in large concentration.
If taken large qualities would cause fatty infiltration of the liver
and heart muscle, leptomenigition and gastritis and results in general
|Sensitization to Material : —
||Synergistic materials : —
EMERGENCY / FIRST-AID MEASURES
|Storage requirement :
When used large quantities, U.G. Storage tank out side the building are preferred, smaller amts may be stored outside the building in original shipping container.
Tanks, Pipelines and other accessories is used in storage and transportation of Ethyl Alcohol should be bonded together and grounded, vats should be protected by Flame Arresters.
|Leak, spill handling :
Shut off all possible sources of ignition. Wear face shield goggles & Gloves. Mop up with plenty of water and run to waste diluting greatly with running water. Ventilate area well to evaporate remaining liquid and dispel vapours.
|Personal protective equipment :
Rubber Gloves and Gum Boots, Goggles should be worn while handling
||Special shipping information
|Fire extinguishments Special procedure
Extinguish with dry chem powder or Alcohol Foam
|FIRST AID ANTIDOTES
Eyes/Skin: Affected area should be washed with running water gently for at least 15 minutes. get medical attention.
MANUFACTURER / SUPPLIER / CONSUMER DATA
|Issue warning for high flammability. Disperse and flush.
|THE ANDHRA SUGARS LIMITED
TANUKU W.G. Dist. — 534 211 (A.P.)
Prepared on December – 2002
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