Metaldehyde is very effective to mollusc like snail and slug etc. It can also be used in artificial rainfall, manufacture of firework, industry, agriculture and horticulture.
Should be stored in dry and draughty place, away from fire.
25kg, 30kgcardboard drum, 50kgsteel drum
MSDS for Metaldehyde, 99%
**** SECTION 1 - CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION ****
MSDS Name: Metaldehyde, 99%
**** SECTION 2 - COMPOSITION, INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS ****
Hazard Symbols: XN Risk Phrases: 10 22
**** SECTION 3 - HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION **** EMERGENCY OVERVIEW Flammable. Harmful if swallowed. Potential Health Effects Eye: May cause eye irritation. Skin: May cause skin irritation. Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed. Inhalation: May cause respiratory tract irritation. Chronic: Not available.
**** SECTION 4 - FIRST AID MEASURES ****
Eyes: Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower lids. Get medical aid. Skin: Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Ingestion: Do NOT induce vomiting. Allow the victim to rinse his mouth and then to drink 2-4 cupfuls of water, and seek medical advice. Inhalation: Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. Notes to Physician: Treat symptomatically and supportively.
**** SECTION 5 - FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES ****
General Information: As in any fire, wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. Water Reactive. Material will react with water and may release a flammable and/or toxic gas. Extinguishing Media: Do NOT use water directly on fire. In case of fire, use water, dry chemical, chemical foam, or alcohol-resistant foam. Autoignition Temperature: 580 deg C ( 1,076.00 deg F) Flash Point: 50 deg C ( 122.00 deg F) NFPA Rating: Not published. Explosion Limits, Lower: Not available. Upper: Not available.
**** SECTION 6 - ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES ****
General Information: Use proper personal protective equipment as indicated in Section 8. Spills/Leaks: Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal container. Remove all sources of ignition. Use a spark-proof tool.
**** SECTION 7 - HANDLING and STORAGE ****
Handling: Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Avoid ingestion and inhalation. Storage: Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container. Flammables-area.
**** SECTION 8 - EXPOSURE CONTROLS, PERSONAL PROTECTION ****
Engineering Controls: Use adequate ventilation to keep airborne concentrations low. Personal Protective Equipment Eyes: Wear safety glasses and chemical goggles if splashing is possible. Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to minimize contact with skin. Respirators: Wear a NIOSH/MSHA or European Standard EN 149 approved full-facepiece airline respirator in the positive pressure mode with emergency escape provisions
**** SECTION 9 - PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES ****
Physical State: Powder Appearance: white Odor: Not available. pH: Not available. Vapor Pressure: 1.3 mbar 28.5 deg C Viscosity: Not available. Boiling Point: Not available. Freezing/Melting Point: 246 deg C Decomposition Temperature: Not available. Solubility: 0.02 w/w % (20 c) Specific Gravity/Density: Not available. Molecular Formula: (CH3CHO)4 Molecular Weight: 176.21
**** SECTION 10 - STABILITY AND REACTIVITY ****
Chemical Stability: Not available. Conditions to Avoid: Ignition sources. Incompatibilities with Other Materials: Not available. Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide. Hazardous Polymerization: Has not been reported.
**** SECTION 11 - TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION ****
RTECS#: CAS# 9002-91-9: AB3042000 LD50/LC50: Not available. Carcinogenicity: Metaldehyde - Not listed by ACGIH, IARC, NIOSH, NTP, or OSHA. See actual entry in RTECS for complete information.
**** SECTION 12 - ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION ****
For further information, contact Acros Organics.
**** SECTION 13 - DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS ****
Dispose of in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local regulations.
**** SECTION 14 - TRANSPORT INFORMATION ****
US DOT Shipping Name: METALDEHYDE Hazard Class: 4.1 UN Number: 1332 Packing Group: III IMO Shipping Name: METALDEHYDE Hazard Class: 4.1 UN Number: 1332 Packing Group: III IATA Shipping Name: METALDEHYDE Hazard Class: 4.1 UN Number: 1332 Packing Group: III RID/ADR Shipping Name: METALDEHYDE Dangerous Goods Code: 4.1(6C) UN Number: 1332 Canadian TDG Shipping Name: METALDEHYDE Hazard Class: 4.1 UN Number: UN1332
**** SECTION 15 - REGULATORY INFORMATION ****
European/International Regulations European Labeling in Accordance with EC Directives Hazard Symbols: XN Risk Phrases: R 10 Flammable. R 22 Harmful if swallowed. Safety Phrases: S 13 Keep away from food, drink and animal feeding stuffs. S 25 Avoid contact with eyes. S 46 If swallowed, seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label. WGK (Water Danger/Protection) CAS# 9002-91-9: No information available. Canada CAS# 9002-91-9 is listed on Canada's DSL/NDSL List. CAS# 9002-91-9 is not listed on Canada's Ingredient Disclosure List. Exposure Limits US FEDERAL TSCA CAS# 9002-91-9 is listed on the TSCA inventory.