Material Safety Data Sheet
Sodium sulfate anhydrous
Section 1 - Chemical Product and Company Identification
MSDS Name: Sodium sulfate anhydrous
AC196640000, AC196640010, AC196640025, AC196640050, AC196640250,
AC196640251, AC218750000, AC218750250, AC219260000, AC219260010,
AC219260025, AC325600000, AC354250000, AC424410000, AC424410030,
AC424410050, 21875-5000, 35425-0010, 42441-0010, BP354-500, NC9084721,
NC9130094, NC9146518, NC9260017, NC9327716, NC9369056, S415-1, S415-10,
S415-10S, S415-200LB, S415-212, S415-500, S415500LC, S415J500, S420-10,
S420-3, S421-1, S421-10, S421-3, S421-300LB, S421-50, S421-500, S42110LC,
S42150LC, S429-12, S429-212, S429-250LB, S429-500, S43112, S434-12,
Bisodium sulfate; Dibasic sodium sulfate; Disodium monosulfate;
Disodium sulfate; Sodium sulphate; Sulfuric acid, disodium salt.
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Section 2 - Composition, Information on Ingredients
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Section 3 - Hazards Identification
Appearance: white powder.
Caution! May cause eye, skin, and respiratory
tract irritation. Hygroscopic (absorbs moisture from the air). The
toxicological properties of this material have not been fully
Target Organs: No data found.
Potential Health Effects
May cause eye irritation. Causes redness and pain.
May cause skin irritation. May cause an allergic reaction in certain
May cause gastrointestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting and
diarrhea. May be harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory tract irritation. May be harmful if inhaled.
No information found.
Section 4 - First Aid Measures
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for a
t least 15 minutes. Get medical aid.
In case of contact, flush skin with plenty of water. Remove
contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical aid if irritation
develops and persists. Wash clothing before reuse.
If swallowed, do not induce vomiting unless directed to do so by
medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious
person. Get medical aid.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. 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
As 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. Substance
Use extinguishing media most appropriate for the surrounding fire.
Flash Point: Not applicable.
Autoignition Temperature: Not available.
Explosion Limits, Lower:Not available.
Upper: Not available.
(estimated) Health: 1; Flammability: 0; Instability: 1
Section 6 - Accidental Release Measures
General Information: Use 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.
Section 7 - Handling and Storage
Wash thoroughly after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and
wash before reuse. Use with adequate ventilation. Minimize dust
generation and accumulation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and
Store in a cool, dry place. Store protected from moisture.
Section 8 - Exposure Controls, Personal Protection
Facilities storing or utilizing this material should be equipped
with an eyewash facility and a safety shower. Use adequate
ventilation to keep airborne concentrations low.
||OSHA - Final PELs|
OSHA Vacated PELs:
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
Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin
Wear appropriate protective clothing to minimize
contact with skin.
A respiratory protection program that meets OSHA's 29
CFR 1910.134 and ANSI Z88.2 requirements or European
Standard EN 149 must be followed whenever workplace
conditions warrant respirator use.
Section 9 - Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical State: Powder
pH: 5-8 (5% solution)
Vapor Pressure: Not available.
Vapor Density: Not available.
Evaporation Rate:Not available.
Viscosity: Not available.
Boiling Point: 1700 deg C
Freezing/Melting Point:880 - 888 deg C
Decomposition Temperature:Not available.
Specific Gravity/Density:2.68 g/cm3
Section 10 - Stability and Reactivity
Stable at room temperature in closed containers under normal storage
and handling conditions. Hygroscopic: absorbs moisture or water from
Conditions to Avoid:
Dust generation, moisture, excess heat.
Incompatibilities with Other Materials:
Strong oxidizing agents, strong acids, aluminum, magnesium.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
Oxides of sulfur, sodium oxide.
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur.
Section 11 - Toxicological Information
Oral, mouse: LD50
= 5989 mg/kg;
Not listed by ACGIH, IARC, NTP, or CA Prop 65.
No data available.
Oral, mouse: TDLo = 14 gm/kg (female 8-12 day(s) after
conception) Effects on Newborn - other neonatal measures
or effects.; Parenteral, mouse: TDLo = 60 mg/kg (female 8
day(s) after conception) Effects on Embryo or Fetus -
fetotoxicity (except death, e.g., stunted fetus) and
Specific Developmental Abnormalities - musculoskeletal
No information found
Mutagenic effects have occurred in experimental animals.
No information found
Section 12 - Ecological Information
Fish: Bluegill/Sunfish: LC50 = 12,750 ppm; 96 Hr; Static
bioassayWater flea Daphnia: LC50 = 4547 mg/L; 96 Hr;
UnspecifiedFish: Fathead Minnow: LC50 = 13,500-14,000 mg/L; 24 -
96 Hr; UnspecifiedFish: Mosquito Fish: LC50 = 17,500 mg/L; 96
This chemical is not expected to cause oxygen depletion in aquatic
systems. It has a low potential to affect aquatic organisms and is
expected to have a low potential to affect secondary waste treatment
Sodium sulfate may persist indefinitely in the environment, but is
not likely to show bioaccumulation or food chain contamination
effects. If diluted with water, this chemical released directly or
indirectly into the environment is not expected to have a
No information available.
This chemical is not likely to bioconcentrate.
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.
RCRA P-Series: None listed.
RCRA U-Series: None listed.
Section 14 - Transport Information
Section 15 - Regulatory Information
CAS# 7757-82-6 is listed on the TSCA inventory.
Health & Safety Reporting List
None of the chemicals are on the Health & Safety Reporting List.
Chemical Test Rules
None of the chemicals in this product are under a Chemical Test Rule.
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.
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 by OSHA.
CAS# 7757-82-6 can be found on the
following state right to know lists: Pennsylvania, Massachusetts.
California Prop 65
California No Significant Risk Level:
None of the chemicals in this product are listed.
European Labeling in Accordance with EC Directives
S 24/25 Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
WGK (Water Danger/Protection)
CAS# 7757-82-6: 0
Canada - DSL/NDSL
CAS# 7757-82-6 is listed on Canada's DSL List.
Canada - WHMIS
This product has a WHMIS classification of Not controlled..
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
Section 16 - Additional Information
MSDS Creation Date: 7/15/1999
Revision #8 Date: 2/15/2008
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