Safety Data Sheets of Diacetone acrylamide (DAAM)
Section 1 - Chemical Product and Company Identification
MSDS Name: Diacetone acrylamide, 99%
Catalog Numbers: AC352320000, AC352320050, AC352321000, AC352325000
Section 2 - Composition, Information on Ingredients
Chemical Name Percent EINECS/ELINCS
2873-97-4 Diacetone acrylamide 99% 220-713-2
3 - Hazards Identification
Appearance: white to yellow crystals.
Hygroscopic (absorbs moisture from the air).
Target Organs: None.
Potential Health Effects
Eye: May cause eye irritation.
Skin: May cause skin irritation.
Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed. May cause irritation of the digestive
Inhalation: May cause respiratory tract irritation. May be harmful
Chronic: Not available.
Section 4 - First Aid Measures
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally
lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.
Skin: Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of water for at
least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
Ingestion: Get medical aid. Wash mouth out with water.
Inhalation: Remove from exposure and move to fresh air immediately.
If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is
difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid.
Notes to Physician: Treat symptomatically and supportively.
Section 5 - Fire Fighting Measures
Information: As in any fire, wear a self-contained breathing apparatus
in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full
Extinguishing Media: Use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide,
or chemical foam.
Flash Point: > 110 deg C (> 230.00 deg F)
Autoignition Temperature: Not available.
Explosion Limits, Lower:Not available.
Upper: Not available.
NFPA Rating: Not published.
Section 6 - Accidental Release Measures
Information: Use proper personal protective equipment as indicated
in Section 8.
Spills/Leaks: Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable
Section 7 - Handling and Storag
Handling: Avoid breathing dust, vapor, mist, or gas. Avoid contact
with skin and eyes.
Storage: Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed
Section 8 - Exposure Controls, Personal Protection
Engineering Controls: Use adequate ventilation to keep airborne
Chemical Name ACGIH NIOSH OSHA - Final PELs
Diacetone acrylamide none listed none listed none listed
Vacated PELs: Diacetone acrylamide: No OSHA Vacated PELs are listed
for this chemical.
Personal Protective Equipment
Eyes: Not available.
Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure.
Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin
Respirators: Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29
CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Use a NIOSH/MSHA or
European Standard EN 149 approved respirator if exposure limits
are exceeded or if irritation or other symptoms are experienced.
Section 9 - Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical State: Crystals
Appearance: white to yellow
Odor: Not available.
pH: Not available.
Vapor Pressure: Not available.
Vapor Density: Not available.
Evaporation Rate:Not available.
Viscosity: Not available.
Boiling Point: 120 deg C @ 8 mmHg
Freezing/Melting Point:54 - 56 deg C
Decomposition Temperature:Not available.
Specific Gravity/Density:Not available.
Section 10 - Stability and Reactivity
Stability: Not available.
Conditions to Avoid: Incompatible materials, exposure to moist
air or water.
Incompatibilities with Other Materials: Strong oxidizing agents,
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide,
Hazardous Polymerization: Has not been reported.
Section 11 - Toxicological Information
CAS# 2873-97-4: AS3475000
Oral, mouse: LD50 = 1303 mg/kg;
Oral, rat: LD50 = 1770 mg/kg;
Skin, rabbit: LD50 = >10 gm/kg;
CAS# 2873-97-4: Not listed by ACGIH, IARC, NTP, or CA Prop 65.
No data available.
Teratogenicity: No data available.
Reproductive Effects: No data available.
Mutagenicity: No data available.
Neurotoxicity: No data available.
Section 12 - Ecological Information
Ecotoxicity: No data available. No information available.
Environmental: No information available.
Physical: No information available.
Other: Avoid entering into waters or underground water.
Section 13 - Disposal Considerations
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.
RCRA P-Series: None listed.
RCRA U-Series: None listed.
Section 14 - Transport Information
DOT Canada TDG
Shipping Name: Not regulated as a hazardous material No information
15 - Regulatory Information
CAS# 2873-97-4 is listed on the TSCA inventory.
Health & Safety Reporting List
None of the chemicals are on the Health & Safety Reporting
Chemical Test Rules
None of the chemicals in this product are under a Chemical Test
None of the chemicals are listed under TSCA Section 12b.
TSCA Significant New Use Rule
None of the chemicals in this material have a SNUR under TSCA.
CERCLA Hazardous Substances and corresponding RQs
None of the chemicals in this material have an RQ.
SARA Section 302 Extremely Hazardous Substances
None of the chemicals in this product have a TPQ.
Section 313 No 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:
None of the chemicals in this product are listed as Hazardous
Substances 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.
None of the chemicals in this product are considered highly hazardous
CAS# 2873-97-4 is not present on state lists from CA, PA, MN,
MA, FL, or NJ.
No Significant Risk Level: None of the chemicals in this product
European Labeling in Accordance with EC Directives
R 22 Harmful if swallowed.
CAS# 2873-97-4: No information available.
Canada - DSL/NDSL
CAS# 2873-97-4 is listed on Canada's NDSL List.
Canada - WHMIS
WHMIS: Not available.
This product has been classified in accordance with the hazard
criteria of the Controlled Products Regulations and the MSDS contains
all of the information required by those regulations.
Canadian Ingredient Disclosure List.