CARBON DIOXIDE (GAS & LIQUID)
CARBON DIOXIDE (GAS & LIQUID)
Material Safety Data Sheet
Commercial name(s).
Section 1. Chemical product and company identification
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10040
MSDS no.
For carbonation, chilling and freezing, medical, inerting, pH control, fire protection, and
general analytical/synthetic chemical uses.
CHEMTREC: 1-800-424-9300
2700 Post Oak Drive
Houston, TX 77056-8229
Emergency telephone
number
Address
Telephone no.
GENERAL MSDS
INFORMATION
Fax on Demand 1-(800)-231-1366
1-(713)-896-2896
Product use
Manufactured/supplied
Prepared according to US OSHA, CMA, ANSI and Canadian WHMIS Standards.
Carcinogenic effects: Not classified or listed by IARC, NTP, OSHA, EU and ACGIH.
Mutagenic effects: Not available.
Teratogenic effects: Not available.
Inhalation. Dermal contact. Eye contact.
Section 2. Hazards identification
Routes of entry
Potential acute health effects
Inhalation of this product may cause dizziness, an irregular heartbeat, narcosis, nausea
or asphyxiation.
No known significant effects or critical hazards.
Ingestion of liquid can cause burns similar to frostbite. Since the product is a gas, it will
probably be inhaled rather than ingested. See above.
No known significant effects or critical hazards.
Eyes
Skin
Inhalation
Ingestion
Physical state
Gas or liquefied gas.
See toxicological information (section 11)
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Potential chronic health
effects
Emergency overview
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WARNING!
HIGH PRESSURE GAS. GAS REDUCES OXYGEN AVAILABLE FOR BREATHING.
Keep away from heat (<52C/125F). Use only with adequate ventilation. Extremely
hazardous gas/liquid under pressure. Keep cylinder valve closed when the product is not
used. Gas may accumulate in confined areas.
Over-exposure signs/symptoms
Inhalation
Ingestion
Skin
Eyes
No specific data.
No specific data.
No specific data.
No specific data.
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This material is classified hazardous under OSHA regulations in the United States and
the WHMIS Controlled Product Regulation in Canada.
Medical conditions
aggravated by over-
exposure
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Pre-existing disorders involving any target organs mentioned in this MSDS as being at
risk may be aggravated by over-exposure to this product.
OSHA/HCS status
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Date of issue :
12/31/2007
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