Safety Data Sheets of Ammonium bicarbonate
Section 1 - Chemical Product and Company Identification
MSDS Name: Ammonium Bicarbonate
Section 2 - Composition, Information on Ingredients
CAS#----------- Chemical Name ---------Percent -------EINECS/ELINCS
1066-33-7 ----Ammonium bicarbonate- 100 -----------213-911-5
Section 3 - Hazards Identification
Appearance: colorless to white solid. Causes eye and skin irritation.
May cause digestive
tract irritation. Causes respiratory tract irritation. Irritant.
Harmful if swallowed.
Respiratory system, eyes, skin.
Potential Health Effects
eye irritation. May cause chemical conjunctivitis.
Causes skin irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the
if swallowed. May cause irritation of the digestive tract.
Causes respiratory tract irritation. May be harmful if inhaled.
Can produce delayed pulmonary edema.
Section 4 - First Aid Measures
flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally
upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.
Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of water for at least
15 minutes while removing
contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing before reuse.
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical
aid. Do NOT induce
vomiting. If conscious and alert, rinse mouth and drink 2-4 cupfuls
of milk or water. Wash mouth out
Remove from exposure and move to fresh air immediately. If not
breathing, give artificial
respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical
aid. Do NOT use mouth-to-mouth
Notes to Physician:Treat
symptomatically and supportively.
Section 5 - Fire Fighting Measures
in any fire, wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand,
MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear.
During a fire, irritating and highly,toxic
gases may be generated by thermal decomposition or combustion.
water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or chemical foam.
Explosion Limits, Lower:Not
(estimated) Health: 2; Flammability: 0; Instability: 0
Section 6 - Accidental Release Measures
proper personal protective equipment as indicated in Section 8.
Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal
container. Clean up
spills immediately, observing precautions in the Protective Equipment
section. Avoid generating dusty
conditions. Provide ventilation.
Section 7 - Handling and Storage
dust generation and accumulation. Avoid breathing dust, vapor,
mist, or gas.
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Keep container tightly
closed. Avoid ingestion and
inhalation. Use with adequate ventilation. Wash clothing before
in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container.
Section 8 - Exposure Controls, Personal Protection
storing or utilizing this material should be equipped with an
and a safety shower. Use adequate ventilation to keep airborne
Chemical Name ------------ACGIH ----------NIOSH------- OSHA -
Ammonium bicarbonate--none listed-- none listed ---none listed
OSHA Vacated PELs:Ammonium
bicarbonate: No OSHA Vacated PELs are listed for this chemical.
Personal Protective Equipment
Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles
as described by OSHA's eye
and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European
appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure.
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29 CFR 1910.134
or European Standard
EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved
respirator when necessary.
Section 9 - Physical and Chemical Properties
- weak odor
60 mm Hg @ 25 C
140 deg F
140 deg F
% @ 20C in water.
Section 10 - Stability and Reactivity
at room temperature in closed containers under normal storage
Conditions to Avoid:
Dust generation, excess heat.
Incompatibilities with Other Materials:Oxidizing
agents, strong acids, nitrates, nitrites, alkalis.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, ammonia.
not been reported.
Section 11 - Toxicological Information
CAS# 1066-33-7: Not listed by ACGIH, IARC, NIOSH, NTP, or OSHA.
Section 12 - Ecological Information
No information available.
Section 13 - Disposal Considerations
Chemical waste generators must determine whether a discarded chemical
is classified as a hazardous
waste. US EPA guidelines for the classification determination
are listed in 40 CFR Parts 261.3.
Additionally, waste generators must consult state and local hazardous
waste regulations to ensure
complete and accurate classification.
Section 14 - Transport Information
US DOT IATA RID/ADR IMO Canada TDG
Shipping Name: No information available.
Section 15 - Regulatory Information
1066-33-7 is listed on the TSCA inventory.
Health & Safety Reporting List
None of the chemicals are on the Health & Safety Reporting
Chemical Test Rules
of the chemicals in this product are under a Chemical Test Rule.
of the chemicals are listed under TSCA Section 12b.
TSCA Significant New Use Rule
of the chemicals in this material have a SNUR under TSCA.
CERCLA Hazardous Substances and corresponding RQs
1066-33-7: 5000 lb final RQ; 2270 kg final RQ
SARA Section 302 Extremely Hazardous Substances
of the chemicals in this product have a TPQ.
chemicals are reportable under Section 313.
Clean Air Act:
This material does not contain any hazardous air pollutants. This
material does not contain any Class 1,Ozone
depletors. This material does not contain any Class 2 Ozone depletors.
Clean Water Act:
1066-33-7 is listed as a Hazardous Substance under the CWA. None
of the chemicals in this
product are listed as Priority Pollutants under the CWA. None
of the chemicals in this product are listed
as Toxic Pollutants under the CWA.
of the chemicals in this product are considered highly hazardous
1066-33-7 can be found on the following state right to know lists:
California, New Jersey,
California No Significant Risk Level: None of the chemicals in
this product are listed.
European Labeling in Accordance with EC Directives
R 22 Harmful if swallowed.
R 36/37/38 Irritating to eyes, respiratory system
S 26 In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately
with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
S 37/39 Wear suitable gloves and eye/face
WGK (Water Danger/Protection)
Canada - DSL/NDSL
1066-33-7 is listed on Canada's DSL List.
Canada - WHMIS
product has a WHMIS classification of D2B.
Canadian Ingredient Disclosure List
Section 16 - Additional Information
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