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 ZINC BACITRAZIN

SYNONYMS:

Bacitracin zinc salt;

 

 

CAS NO.:

1405-89-6

 

EINECS NO.:

215-787-8

 

FORMULA:

C66H101N17O16SZn

 

H.S. CODE:

2309 Preparations of a Kind Used in Animal Feeding

 

CLASS NO.:

N/A

 

UN NO.:

N/A

 

NFPA:

1-1-0-A

 

DESCRIPTION:

off white or light yellow powder.

 

APPLICATION

Bacitracin zinc in animal husbandry.
Antibiotic of anti-infective drug.

SPECIFICATION & PACKING

Zinc Bacitrazine 10% powder

    Appearance:  light yellow or light brown powder with characteristic odor and bitter taste

    Arsenic: 2ppm max

    Particle size:  100% passed through 20mesh sieve

    Loss on drying:   8.0% max

    Bacitracin content:   4.00 units bacitracin per mg of the labeled amount

                   not less than 95 percent and not more than 108 percent of the labeled amount

Packing: 25kg/bag, 21mt/fcl

 

Zinc Bacitrazine 15% powder

    Appearance: light yellow or light brown powder with characteristic odor and bitter taste

    Arsenic:   2ppm max

    Heavy metal:  20ppm max

    Patricle size:    100% passed through 20 mesh sieve

    Loss on drying:   8.0% max

    Bacitracin Content:  6.00 units bacitracin per mg of the labeled amount

                not less than 95 percent and not more than 108 percent of the labeled amount

Packing: 25kg/bag, 20mt/fcl

 

Zinc Bacitrazine 15% granular

    Appearance:  light yellow or light brown granule with characteristic odor and bitter taste

    Arsenic:   2ppm max

    Heavy metal:     20ppm max

    Particle size:   80% min within the 40-80 mesh sieve

    Loss on drying:   8.0% max

    Bacitracin content:  6.00 units bacitracin per mg of the labeled amount

                         not less than 95% and not more than 108% of the labeled amount
Packing: 25kg/bag

Storage: Keep container tightly closed. Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area.

RAW MATERIAL:

N/A

END GOODS:

N/A

REMARKS:

N/A

MATERIAL SAFE DATA SHEETS

Section 1: Chemical Product and Company Identification

Product Name: Bacitracin zinc

CAS#: 1405-89-6

Synonym:

Chemical Name: Not available.

Chemical Formula: Not available.


Section 2: Composition and Information on Ingredients

Composition:

Name             CAS #      % by Weight

Bacitracin zinc    1405-89-6        100

Toxicological Data on Ingredients: Not applicable.

Section 3: Hazards Identification

Potential Acute Health Effects: Hazardous in case of ingestion, of inhalation. Slightly hazardous in case of eye contact (irritant).

Potential Chronic Health Effects:

Hazardous in case of ingestion, of inhalation.

Slightly hazardous in case of eye contact (irritant).

CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.

MUTAGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.

TERATOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.

DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY: Not available.

Section 4: First Aid Measures

Eye Contact:

Check for and remove any contact lenses. In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation occurs.

Skin Contact:

In case of contact, immediately flush skin with plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing before reuse. Thoroughly clean shoes before reuse. Get medical attention.

Serious Skin Contact: Not available.

Inhalation:

If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention.

Serious Inhalation: Not available.

Ingestion:

Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an

unconscious person. If large quantities of this material are swallowed, call a physician immediately. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband.

Serious Ingestion: Not available.

Section 5: Fire and Explosion Data

Flammability of the Product: May be combustible at high temperature.

Auto-Ignition Temperature: Not available.

Flash Points: Not available.

Flammable Limits: Not available.

Products of Combustion: Not available.

Fire Hazards in Presence of Various Substances: Not available.

Explosion Hazards in Presence of Various Substances:

Risks of explosion of the product in presence of mechanical impact: Not available.

Risks of explosion of the product in presence of static discharge: Not available.

Fire Fighting Media and Instructions:

SMALL FIRE: Use DRY chemical powder.

LARGE FIRE: Use water spray, fog or foam. Do not use water jet.

Special Remarks on Fire Hazards: Not available.

Special Remarks on Explosion Hazards: Not available.

Section 6: Accidental Release Measures

Small Spill:

Use appropriate tools to put the spilled solid in a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by

spreading water on the contaminated surface and dispose of according to local and regional authority

requirements.

Large Spill:

Use a shovel to put the material into a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by spreading water on the contaminated surface and allow to evacuate through the sanitary system.


Section 7: Handling and Storage

Precautions:

Keep away from heat. Keep away from sources of ignition. Empty containers pose a fire risk, evaporate the

residue under a fume hood. Ground all equipment containing material. Do not ingest. Do not breathe dust.

Wear suitable protective clothing. In case of insufficient ventilation, wear suitable respiratory equipment. If

ingested, seek medical advice immediately and show the container or the label.

Storage: Keep container tightly closed. Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area.

Section 8: Exposure Controls/Personal Protection

Engineering Controls:

Use process enclosures, local exhaust ventilation, or other engineering controls to keep airborne levels below

recommended exposure limits. If user operations generate dust, fume or mist, use ventilation to keep exposure to airborne contaminants below the exposure limit.

Personal Protection: Safety glasses. Lab coat.

Personal Protection in Case of a Large Spill:

Splash goggles. Full suit. Boots. Gloves. Suggested protective clothing might not be sufficient; consult a

specialist BEFORE handling this product.

Exposure Limits: Not available.

Section 9: Physical and Chemical Properties

Physical state and appearance: Solid. (Powdered solid.)

Odor: Not available.

Taste: Not available.

Molecular Weight: Not available.

Color: White. Off-white.

pH (1% soln/water): Not available.

Boiling Point: Not available.

Melting Point: Decomposition temperature: 250°C (482°F)

Critical Temperature: Not available.

Specific Gravity: Not available.

Vapor Pressure: Not applicable.

Vapor Density: Not available.

Volatility: Not available.

Odor Threshold: Not available.

Water/Oil Dist. Coeff.: Not available.

Ionicity (in Water): Not available.

Dispersion Properties: Not available.

Solubility: Not available.

Section 10: Stability and Reactivity Data

Stability: The product is stable.

Instability Temperature: Not available.

Conditions of Instability: Not available.

Incompatibility with various substances: Not available.

Corrosivity: Non-corrosive in presence of glass.

Special Remarks on Reactivity: Not available.

Special Remarks on Corrosivity: Not available.

Polymerization: Will not occur.

Section 11: Toxicological Information

Routes of Entry: Inhalation. Ingestion.

Toxicity to Animals: Acute oral toxicity (LD50): 2000 mg/kg [Guinea pig].

Chronic Effects on Humans: Not available.

Other Toxic Effects on Humans: Hazardous in case of ingestion, of inhalation.

Special Remarks on Toxicity to Animals: Not available.

Special Remarks on Chronic Effects on Humans: Not available.

Special Remarks on other Toxic Effects on Humans: Not available.

Section 12: Ecological Information

Ecotoxicity: Not available.

BOD5 and COD: Not available.

Products of Biodegradation:

Possibly hazardous short term degradation products are not likely. However, long term degradation products may arise.

Toxicity of the Products of Biodegradation: Not available.

Special Remarks on the Products of Biodegradation: Not available.

Section 13: Disposal Considerations

Waste Disposal:

Section 14: Transport Information

DOT Classification: Not a DOT controlled material (United States).

Identification: Not applicable.

Special Provisions for Transport: Not applicable.

Section 15: Other Regulatory Information

Federal and State Regulations:

Massachusetts RTK: Bacitracin zinc

TSCA 8(b) inventory: Bacitracin zinc

CERCLA: Hazardous substances.: Bacitracin zinc

Other Regulations: Not available.

Other Classifications:

WHMIS (Canada): Not controlled under WHMIS (Canada).

DSCL (EEC):

This product is not classified according

to the EU regulations.

HMIS (U.S.A.):

Health Hazard: 1

Fire Hazard: 1

Reactivity: 0

Personal Protection: a

National Fire Protection Association (U.S.A.):

Health: 1

Flammability: 1

Reactivity: 0

Specific hazard:

Protective Equipment:

Not applicable.

Lab coat.

Not applicable.

Safety glasses.

Section 16: Other Information

References: Not available.

Other Special Considerations: Not available.

SPECIAL DESCRIPTION