Material Safety Data Sheet
Date Printed: 03/AUG/2005
Date Updated: 17/MAR/2004
According to 91/155/EEC
1 - Product and Company Information
Product Name DEOXYRIBONUCLEIC ACID GENOMIC FROM
Product Number D4642
Company Sigma-Aldrich Pty. Ltd.
12 Anella Avenue
Castle Hill NSW 2154
Technical Phone # +61 2 9841 0555 (1800 800 097)
Fax +61 2 9841 0500 (1800 800 096)
Emergency Phone # +44 8701906777 (1800 448 465)
2 - Composition/Information on Ingredients
Product Name CAS # EC no Annex I
DEOXYRIBONUCLEIC ACID FOR 9007-49-2 None None
HYBRIDIZATION FROM HUMAN PLACENTA
3 - Hazards Identification
4 - First Aid Measures
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult,
call a physician.
AFTER SKIN CONTACT
In case of skin contact, flush with copious amounts of water for
at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes.
Call a physician.
AFTER EYE CONTACT
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of
water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by
separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is
conscious. Call a physician.
5 - Fire Fighting Measures
Suitable: Noncombustible. Use extinguishing media appropriate to
surrounding 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
Spilled material should be carefully wiped up or moistened with
water and removed. Ventilate area and wash spill site after
material pickup is complete.
7 - Handling and Storage
Store at 2-8藲C
8 - Exposure Controls / Personal Protection
Mechanical exhaust required.
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
Respiratory Protection: Government approved respirator.
Hand Protection: Compatible chemical-resistant gloves.
Eye Protection: Chemical safety goggles.
9 - Physical and Chemical Properties
Appearance Physical State: Solid
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
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Materials to Avoid: Acids, Bases, Oxidizing agents.
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Nature of decomposition products
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur
11 - Toxicological Information
ROUTE OF EXPOSURE
Multiple Routes: May be harmful by inhalation, ingestion, or
skin absorption. May cause irritation.
CONDITIONS AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE
The toxicological properties have not been thoroughly
12 - Ecological Information
No data available.
13 - Disposal Considerations
Disposal should be made in accordance with existing disposal
practices employed for infectious waste at your institution.
Observe all federal, state, and local environmental regulations.
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: B
S-PHRASES: 22 24/25
Do not breathe dust. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
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.
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Copyright 2005 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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