Material Safety Data Sheet
Science Stuff, Inc.
1104 Newport Ave
Austin, TX 78753
Phone (512) 837-6020
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Section 1 Identification
Product Number:C1989 
Health:
Flammability
Reactivity
Hazard Rating:
LeastSlightModerateHighExtreme
01234
NA = Not Applicable NE = Not Established
Product Name:Limewater (Calcium Hydroxide Sat.) 
Trade/Chemical Synonyms 
Formula:N/A
RTECS:None 
C.A.SSee Below
Section 2 Component Mixture
Sara 313ComponentCAS Number%DimExposure Limits:
Water, Deionized ASTM Type II CAS# 7732-18-5 Balance v/v None Established 
Calcium Hydroxide  CAS# 1305-62-0 ~2% w/v OSHA TWA 5 mg/mâ 
Section 3 Hazard Identification (Also see section 11)
Generally not hazardous in normal handling, however good laboratory practices should always be used. Avoid long term exposure to skin or by inhalation. 
Section 4 First Aid Measures
Generally not hazardous in normal handling, however good laboratory practices should always be used. Avoid long term exposure to skin or by inhalation.

FIRST AID: SKIN: Wash exposed area with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.

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. Flush excess down drain.
Section 7 Handling and Storage
Store in a cool dry place. Do not get in eyes, on skin, on clothing. Wash thoroughly after handling 
Section 8 Exposure Controls & Personal Protection
Respiratory Protection:None required
Ventilation: Mechanical: Hand Protection:Gloves to prevent skin exposure as latex or vinyl
Local Exhaust: Eye Protection:Splash Goggles
Other Protective Equipment: Wear appropriate clothing to prevent skin exposure
Section 9 Physical and Chemical Properties
Melting Point:~0░ CSpecific Gravity~1.0
Boiling Point:~100░ C Percent Volatile by Volume:~98%
Vapor Pressure:not available Evaporation Rate:not available
Vapor Density: not available Evaporation Standard:
Solubility in Water: Soluble Auto ignition Temperature: Not applicable
Appearance and Odor: Clear to slightly turbid odorless liquid Lower Flamm. Limit in Air: Not applicable
Flash Point: not flammable Upper Flamm. Limit in Air: Not applicable
Section 10 Stability and Reactivity Information
Stability: StableConditions to Avoid: None known
Materials to Avoid:
Concentrated acids or bases
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
none known
Hazardous Polymerization:not expected to occur
Condition to Avoid:None known
Section 11 Additional Information
Conditions aggravated/Target organs: None known. Acute: slight irritation possible to skin, eyes, lungs, mucous membranes and GI tract. Chronic: none known. 
DOT Classification: Not Regulated
DOT regulations may change from time to time. Please consult the most recent version of the relevant regulations.
Revision No:0Date Entered: 9/1/2006 Approved by: WPF

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