Material Safety Data Sheet
Science Stuff, Inc.
1104 Newport Ave
Austin, TX 78753
Phone (512) 837-6020
Chemtrec 800-424-9300
24 Hour Emergency Assistance
Section 1 Identification
Product Number:C1498 
Health:
Flammability
Reactivity
Hazard Rating:
LeastSlightModerateHighExtreme
01234
NA = Not Applicable NE = Not Established
Product Name:Chloroform  HPLC Grade
Trade/Chemical Synonyms 
Formula:CHCl
RTECS:FS9100000 
C.A.SCAS# 67-66-3
Section 2 Component Mixture
Sara 313ComponentCAS Number%DimExposure Limits:
Chloroform  CAS# 67-66-3 100% v/v OSHA TWA 75 ppm (350 AMG/M) 
Section 3 Hazard Identification (Also see section 11)
May be fatal if inhaled, swallowed or absorbed thru the skin Avoid all contact. Use with adequate ventilation. Wash thoroughly after use. Keep container closed. 
Section 4 First Aid Measures
May be fatal if inhaled, swallowed or absorbed thru the skin Avoid all contact. Use with adequate ventilation. Wash thoroughly after use. Keep container closed.

FIRST AID: CALL A PHYSICIAN. SKIN: In case of contact, immediately flush skin with water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Thoroughly clean clothing and shoes before reuse.

EYES: Wash eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, lifting lids occasionally. Seek Medical Aid. INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen

INGESTION: If swallowed, induce vomiting immediately after giving two glasses of water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Section 5 Fire Fighting Measures
Fire Extinguisher Type:Any means suitable for extinguishing surrounding fire
Fire/Explosion Hazards:None Known.
Fire Fighting Procedure:Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and clothing.
Section 6 Accidental Release Measures
Absorb spill with inert material, then place in a chemical waste container. Dispose of in a manner consistent with federal, local law.
Section 7 Handling and Storage
Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated place away from incompatible materials. Wash thoroughly after handling. 
Section 8 Exposure Controls & Personal Protection
Respiratory Protection:NIOSH/MSHA-approved respirator
Ventilation: Mechanical: Hand Protection:Wear appropriate gloves to prevent skin exposure
Local Exhaust: Eye Protection:Splash Goggles
Other Protective Equipment: Wear appropriate clothing to prevent skin exposure
Section 9 Physical and Chemical Properties
Melting Point:-63.5CSpecific Gravity1.5
Boiling Point:62C Percent Volatile by Volume:>99
Vapor Pressure:160 mm Hg Evaporation Rate:11.6
Vapor Density: 4.12 Evaporation Standard: Butylacetate =1
Solubility in Water: Soluble Auto ignition Temperature: Not applicable
Appearance and Odor: Colorless liquid with a sweet odor Lower Flamm. Limit in Air: Not applicable
Flash Point: N/A Upper Flamm. Limit in Air: Not applicable
Section 10 Stability and Reactivity Information
Stability: StableConditions to Avoid: Avoid contact with incompatible materials. High temperatures and light.
Materials to Avoid:
Acids, bases, metals and oxidizers
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
Hydrogen Chloride, carbon dioxide, phosgene gas
Hazardous Polymerization:Will Not Occur
Condition to Avoid:None known
Section 11 Additional Information
May cause central nervous system depression. May cause eye and skin irritation. May cause respiratory and digestive tract irritation. May cause cardiac disturbances. May cause reproductive and fetal effects. May cause cancer based on animal studies. Conditions aggravated/target organs: Persons with eye, skin, or respiratory conditions may be more susceptible. 
DOT Classification: Chloroform, 6.1, UN1888, PG III
DOT regulations may change from time to time. Please consult the most recent version of the relevant regulations.
Revision No:0.1Date Entered: 9/1/2006 Approved by: WPF

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