MATERIAL IDENTIFICATION
Technical Name :  Hydrochloric Acid  (36%)              Synonyms : Muriatic Acid Hydrogen Chloride
Chemical Formula :  Hcl         Chemical Classification : Inorganic Acid    Hazard Class: Corrosive – 8
CAS Registry No.: 7647-01-0 | UN No. :1789 | Haz Chem Code : 2R | Hazardous Waste 1D No.16
Product Use: Purifying Coke, Iron Ores, Packing Sheet Iron, Water Treatment, Photography,                                               Pharmaceutical Industries.

 

HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS

 

Hazardous Ingredient  :  Chlorine, Hydrogen    Concentration        CAS/UN NO           LC 50             LD50
PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
                State                                                        Colour                                                Odour         
Aqueous Solution                                                Colourless                                             Pungent
Molecular weight: 36.47      Specific gravity: 1.19 at 20°C                  Water solubility : Dilutable       pH-1
                                                                                                                                                                                               
Vapour pressure : 280 mm Hg at 20°C   Vapour density: 1.268      Freezing Point : -114.8°C
Melting Point  –     —-                           Boiling Point : 110°C                                   Others                                                                                                                                                              442 Volumes of gas dissolves in                                                                                                                                  one volume of water at 20°C

 

FIRE I EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA

Flammability  : Non Flammable                     TDG Flammability :   —-                       Flash Point : —–
Auto ignition temperature :  —                   Explosivrange : —      Hazardous combustion products 
                                                                                                                Toxic fumes of Hydrogen Chloride                                                                                                                              Chlorine
Sensitivity to chemical impact  : Stable    Sensitivity to static discharge   Stable

REACTIVITY DATA

Chemical Stability  : Stable

Reactivity

Violantly react with chemicals like

Ammonia, Ethylene; Oleum and bases.

Corrosive toimany metals Iron, Zinc.

Aluminium.

Incompatibility

Common Metals Bases, Oxidisers, Oleum, Ethylene  Carbides,

Dangerous reaction products

Hydrogen, Chlorine

HEALTH HAZARD DATA

 Route of entry:         

Inhalation, ingestion, Skin contact

 

Effects on acute exposure

Severe irritation of respiratory tract,

Pulmonary edema, Corrosive to human tissue

And cause burns.

 

Sensitization to Material  : Data not available

Permissible limits

TLV{C)=5 ppm : 7 mg/M3

Lethal dose

LD50 (Rabbit) = 900mg/Kg

Effects on Chronic exposure

Dermititis, Teeth Damage, and Ulcers.

Synergistic materials :  Data not available

PREVENTIVE MEASURES

Storage requirement:          

Bulk Storage : M.S.Rubber Lined Tanks.

Small quantities : Plastic Drums and  Carboys.

 

Engineering Controls

Storage in ventilated Area

Acid resistant flooring

Dike walls

 

Handling Methods

Pumping.

Personal protective equipment

Canister gas mask, protective clothing, hand gloves,

gum boot, face shield/ goggle.

Leak, spill handling

Contain leak preventing enter into public sewers, channels etc., wash out the leak or spill acid large amounts of water washings shall be neutralised before disposal spills can be covered with dry sand, burnt lime or washing soda.

Waste disposal          

Dilution with large amounts of water and

alkali matter to 7.0 pH before disposal

Special shipping information

Grades of Purity           : Technical 36%  aqueous

Storage Temp.              : Ambient

Inert Atmosphere        : Not required

Venting                         : Open

EMERGENCY I FIRST – AID MEASURES

Fire extinguishment     : Non flammable

First – Aid                  

Eyes/Skin Contact        : Wash thoroughly with

copious amounts of running water.

Ingestion: Large intake water.  Refer to physician soon.

Special procedure        :           —–

Antidotes

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

MANUFACTURER I SUPPLIER I CONSUMER DATA

THE ANDHRA SUGARS LIMITED

Chemicals & Fertilisers Division.

KOVVUR – 534 350, A.P.

KOVVUR:

Phones: 231597,231598,231599

Phone: 08811 – 253428

Grams : CHEMICALS

Fax:08813-231218

DISCLAIMER.

The information contained in this Safety Data Sheet is believed to be reliable but no representation, guarantee or waranties of any kind are made as it’s accuracy, suitability for a particualr application or results to be obtained from them. It is however, ensured that the information contained in the material safety data sheet is relevant to the product manufactured / handled or sold as the case may be by us.

HYDROCHLORIC ACID

MATERIAL IDENTIFICATION

Technical Name Hydrochloric Acid Synonyms Muriatic Acid Hydrogen Chloride
Chemical Formula Hcl       Chemical Classification Inorganic Acid   
  Hazard Class : Corrosive – 8
CAS Registry No. 7647-01-0 UN ‘No. 1789
Haz Chem Code 2R Hazardous Waste 1D No. 16

Product Use: Used in purifying coke and iron ores, pickling sheet iron, Regeneration of water treatment   resings, photography, pharmaceutical Industries

HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS

Hazardous Ingredient  :  Chlorine, Hydrogen    Concentration :      CAS/UN NO         LC 50             LD50

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

State                                Aqueous Solution     

Molecular weight         36.47

Vapour pressure        280 mm Hg at 20°C

Melting Point                —-

Colour                            Colourless

Specific gravity:          1.19 at 20°C

Vapour density:           1.268

Boiling Point                110°C

Odour                              Pungent

Water solubility          Dilutable

pH-1

Freezing Point             -114.8°C

Others                               —-

FIRE I EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA

Flammability  : Non Flammable

Auto ignition temperature :  —      

Sensitivity to chemical impact  : Stable     

TDG Flammability :   —-

Explosive  range :      

Flash Point :     —–

Hazardous combustion products :    —

Sensitivity to static discharge:           Stable

REACTIVITY DATA

Chemical Stability  : Stable

Reactivity

Violant reaction with bases, Ammonia, Ethylene; Oleum etc., Corrosive toimany metals like Iron. Zinc.Aluminium.

Incompatibility

Bases, Oxidisers, Oleum, Ethylene,Carbides, Common Metals  Dangerous reaction products Chlorine, Hydrogen.

HEALTH HAZARD DATA

Route of entry

Skin contact, ingestion, Vapour Inhalation

Effects on acute exposure

Corrosive to human tissue, burns. Severe Irritation of respiratory tract, pulmonary edema.

Sensitization to Material  : —-

Permissible limits 

TLV{C)=5 ppm : 7 mg/M3

Lethal dose

LD50 (Rabbit) = 900mg/Kg

Effects on Chronic exposure

Dermititis, Teeth Damage, Ulcers.

Synergistic materials : —–

PREVENTIVE MEASURES

Storage requirement:          

Bulk Storage in M.S.Rubber Lined Tanks.  Small quantities in Plastic Carboys.

Engineering Controls

Adequate ventilation. Acid resistant flooring  Dike wall.

Handling Methods

Pumping through rubber lined or rigid PVC piping.

Personal protective equipment

Face shield, Hand Gloves, Gumboot, protective Clothing, Canister Gas Mask.

Leak, spill handling

Contain leak, spill to preventing enter into sewers. Dilute spills with large amounts of water Neutralise washings with soda ash.

Waste disposal

Neutralise with Alkaline matter before disposal.

Special shipping information

Grades of Purity           : Technical 36% aqueous

Storage Temp.               : Ambient

Inert Atmosphere        : Not required

Venting                          : Open

EMERGENCY I FIRST – AID MEASURES

Fire extinguishment     : Non flammable

First – Aid

Eyes/Skin : Wash affected area with running. water atleast for 15 minutes.

Ingestion: Large intake of water.

Special procedure        :           —–

Antidotes                         :          —-

MANUFACTURER I SUPPLIER I CONSUMER DATA

THE ANDHRA SUGARS LIMITED

Chemicals & Fertilisers Division

Saggonda – 534 318, A.P.

Kovvur

Phone: 08811 – 253428,231597,231598,231599

Grams : CHEMICALS

Fax:08813-231218

E.mail to: info.kvr@theandhrasugdars.com

DISCLAIMER.

The information contained in this Material Safety Data Sheet is believed to be reliable but no representation.Guarantee or werrenties of any kind are made as it’s accuracy, suitability for a particular application or results to be obtained”from them. It is however, ensured that the information contained in the material safety data sheet is relevant to the product manufactured / handled or sold as the case may be by us.