Material Safety Data Sheet
Date Printed: 19/OCT/2004
Date Updated: 13/MAR/2004
According to 91/155/EEC
Classified as Hazardous according to the criteria of EU Annex 1 and
1 - Product and Company Information
Product Name ACID ALIZARIN VIOLET N (C.I. 15670)
Product Number 211001
Company Sigma-Aldrich Pty, Ltd
Unit 2, 14 Anella Avenue
Castle Hill NSW 1765
Technical Phone # +61 2 9841 0555
Fax +61 2 9841 0500
Emergency Phone # +61 2 9841 0566
2 - Composition/Information on Ingredients
Product Name CAS # EC no Annex I
ACID ALIZARIN VIOLET N (C.I. 2092-55-9 218-246-4 None
Molecular Weight 366.33 AMU
Synonyms Acid Alizarine Violet * Acid Alizarine Violet B
* Acid Alizarine Violet N * Acid Chrome Violet K
* Acid Chrome Violet N * Aizen Chrome Violet BH
* Alizarine Violet N * Alphacroic Violet B *
Atlantichrome Violet B * Brasilan Chrome Violet
B * Chromacid Violet R * Chromal Violet B *
Chromaven Violet B * Chrome Fast Violet B *
Chrome Violet B * Chrome Violet K * Chrome
Violet R * C.I. 15670 * C.I. Mordant Violet 5 *
C.I. Mordant Violet 5, monosodium salt *
Diacromo Violet N * Diamond corinth N *
Durochrome Violet B * Eriochrome Violet B * Erio
Chrome Violet BA * Erio Chrome Violet BR *
Hispacrom Violet B * Java Chrome Violet B *
Magacrom Violet N * Mitsui Chrome Violet BC *
Monchrome Violet B * Omega Chrome Dark Violet D
* Pontachrome Violet SW * Solochrome Violet R *
Solochrome Violet RS * Solocrom Violet RS *
Sunchromine Violet B * Superchrome Violet B *
Symulon Chrome Violet B * Tertrochrome Violet N
* Yodochrome Violet B
3 - Hazards Identification
SPECIAL INDICATION OF HAZARDS TO HUMANS AND THE ENVIRONMENT
Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
4 - First Aid Measures
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give
artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
AFTER SKIN CONTACT
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious
amounts of water.
AFTER EYE CONTACT
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts
of water for at least 15 minutes.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is
conscious. Call a physician.
5 - Fire Fighting Measures
Suitable: Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or
Specific Hazard(s): Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
SPECIAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT FOR FIREFIGHTERS
Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing
to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
6 - Accidental Release Measures
PROCEDURE(S) OF PERSONAL PRECAUTION(S)
Wear respirator, chemical safety goggles, rubber boots, and
heavy rubber gloves.
METHODS FOR CLEANING UP
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid
raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material
pickup is complete.
7 - Handling and Storage
Directions for Safe Handling: Do not breathe dust. Avoid contact
with eyes, skin, and clothing.
Conditions of Storage: Keep tightly closed. Store in a cool dry
8 - Exposure Controls / Personal Protection
Safety shower and eye bath. Mechanical exhaust required.
GENERAL HYGIENE MEASURES
Wash thoroughly after handling. Wash contaminated clothing before
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
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Respiratory Protection: Government approved respirator.
Hand Protection: Compatible chemical-resistant gloves.
Eye Protection: Chemical safety goggles.
9 - Physical and Chemical Properties
Property Value At Temperature or Pressure
BP/BP Range N/A
MP/MP Range N/A
Flash Point N/A
Autoignition Temp N/A
Oxidizing Properties N/A
Explosive Properties N/A
Explosion Limits N/A
Vapor Pressure N/A
Partition Coefficient N/A
Vapor Density N/A
Saturated Vapor Conc. N/A
Evaporation Rate N/A
Bulk Density N/A
Decomposition Temp. N/A
Solvent Content N/A
Water Content N/A
Surface Tension N/A
Miscellaneous Data N/A
10 - Stability and Reactivity
Materials to Avoid: Strong oxidizing agents.
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide,
Nitrogen oxides, Sulfur oxides.
11 - Toxicological Information
RTECS NUMBER: DB7012000
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE
To the best of our knowledge, the chemical, physical, and
toxicological properties have not been thoroughly investigated.
ROUTE OF EXPOSURE
Inhalation: Material is irritating to mucous membranes and upper
Multiple Routes: May be harmful by inhalation, ingestion, or
skin absorption. Causes eye and skin irritation.
CHRONIC EXPOSURE - MUTAGEN
Histidine reversion (Ames)
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12 - Ecological Information
No data available.
13 - Disposal Considerations
Dissolve or mix the material with a combustible solvent and burn
in a chemical incinerator equipped with an afterburner and
scrubber. Observe all federal, state, and local environmental
14 - Transport Information
Non-hazardous for road transport.
Non-hazardous for sea transport.
Non-hazardous for air transport.
15 - Regulatory Information
CLASSIFICATION AND LABELING ACCORDING TO EU DIRECTIVES
INDICATION OF DANGER: Xi
Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
S-PHRASES: 26 37/39
In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of
water and seek medical advice. Wear suitable gloves and
16 - Other Information
The above information is believed to be correct but does not
purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. The
information in this document is based on the present state of our
knowledge and is applicable to the product with regard to
appropriate safety precautions. It does not represent any
guarantee of the properties of the product. Sigma-Aldrich Inc.,
shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or
from contact with the above product. See reverse side of invoice
or packing slip for additional terms and conditions of sale.
Copyright 2004 Sigma-Aldrich Co. License granted to make unlimited
paper copies for internal use only.
For R&D use only. Not for drug, household or other uses.
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