MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET SECTION 1 Effective Date: Jan. 2004 Revised Date: Feb 2004 Product Name: HANDY Antibacterial Liquid Hand Soap Product ID #: 128527 BIRSCH INDUSTRIES 476 VIKING DRIVE VA BEACH, VA 23452 (757) 622-0355 EMERGENCY PHONE NUMBER: CHEMTEL: 1- (800) 255-3924 SECTION 2 HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/IDENTITY Hazardous Component(s) OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV % CAS NO. Non-Hazardous Ingredients Water 7732-18-5 Sodium Laurel Sulfate 151-21-3 Coconut Diethanolamide 111-42-2 Nonionic Surfactant 9016-45-9 4-Chloro-3, 5-Xylenol 88-04-0 2-Phenoxyethanol 122-99-6 Color and Scent Ingredients are not considered hazardous under the Federal Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR Sec. 1910.1200). SECTION 3 PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS Boiling Point Specific Gravity (H2O=1) Vapor Pressure (mm Hg) Vapor Density (Air=1) Solubility in Water Reactivity in Water Appearance and Odor Melting Point pH Evaporation Rate (BuAc=1) Percent Volatile byVolume By Volume (%) (Minus Water) >212oF 1.00 >18 <1 Complete None Clear,Viscous, Liquid and Floral Scent NE 6.0 to 6.5 <1 <10 SECTION 4 FIRE AND EXPLOSION DATA Flash Point N/A Method Used N/A Flammable Limits in Air % by Volume LEL Lower N/A UEL Upper N/A Auto-Ignition Temperature N/A Extinguisher Media Use media suitable for surrounding materials Special Fire Fighting Procedures No special procedures required Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards None Known SECTION 5 PHYSICAL HAZARDS (REACTIVITY DATA) Stability Normally Stable Conditions to Avoid None under normal use conditions IncapabilityMaterials to Avoid Strong Oxidizers HazardousDecomposition Products Carbon Monoxide, Carbon Dioxide, traces of Ammonium Chloride fume Hazardous Polymerization Does not Occur SECTION 6 HEALTH HAZARD SYMPTOMS/ EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE INHALATION: Inhalation of mist may cause respiratory irritation. SKIN: Prolonged contact may cause mild skin irritation in sensitive individuals. EYE: Contact may cause burning and irritation. INGESTION: May cause nausea Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure None known EMERGENCY FIRST AID INHALATION SKIN INGESTION Move victim to fresh air. Get medical help if irritation persists. Wash affected area with large amounts of water. Get medical help if irritation persists Immediately flush eyes with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes while holding eye lids open. Get prompt medical attention. Contact local Poison Control Center or physician IMMEDIATELY. ROUTES OF ENTRY INHALATION EYES SKIN INGESTION Highly unusual May occur May occur but unlikely May occur but unlikely EYES CHEMICAL LISTED AS CARCINOGEN OR POTENTIAL CARCINOGEN National Toxicity Program NO I.A.R.C. NO OSHA NO SECTION 7 SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS AND SPILL/LEAK PROCEDURES Precautions to be taken in handling and storage: Recommended storage between 40oF (5oC) and 100oF (37oC). Steps to be taken in case material is released or spilled: Clean up with absorbent material. Waste Disposal Methods (Consult Federal, State & Local Regulation): Dispose in accordance with Federal, State & Local Regulations. SECTION 8 SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION/ CONTROL MEASURES Respiratory Protection Not normally required Ventilation Not normally required Protective Gloves None Eye Protection Not normally required Other Protective Clothing or Equipment None Work/Hygienic Practices Clean up all spills immediately. Practice good personal hygiene. HAZARDOUS MATERIALS IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM RATING (HMIS) Health Fire Reactivity Personal Protection 1 0 0 None normally required NOTE: The selection of personal protective equipment should be made by the material used based on the Particular plant condition where the material is to be used together with information contained in the product MSDS. NE: Means Not Established N/A: Means Not Applicable DISCLAIMER: The information herein is given in good faith but no warranty, expressed or implied, is made.