SEALED LEAD-ACID GELS
Identity (As used on Label and List) Note: Blank spaces are not permitted. If any item is not
applicable, or no information is available, the space must
be marked to indicate that.
Emergency Telephone Number
BATTERY MANUFACTURER'S MSDS
Telephone Number for Information
Jan. 15, 1996
Signature of Preparer (optional)
Section II -- Hazardous Ingredients/Identity Information
Hazardous Components (Specific Chemical Identity: Common Name(s)) OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV Recommended % (optional)
Lead - Negative Electrode - Pb 30-60%
Sulfuric Acid - H2 SO4 10-20%
Lead Dioxide - Positive Electrode - Pb O2 5-25%
Lead Sulfate - Positive Electrode - Pb SO4 1-25%
Section III -- Physical/Chemical Characteristics
Boiling Point Specific Gravity (H2O=1)
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg.) Melting Point
Vapor Density (AIR=1) Evaporation Rate
N/A Butyl Acetate=1 N/A
Solubility in Water
Appearance and Odor
Section IV -- Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
Flash Point (Method Used) Flammable Limits LEL UEL
Direct Flame UL-94HB N/A N/A
Water, Foam, Dry
Special Fire Fighting Procedures
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards
Keep lighted cigarettes, sparks and flames away. Explosion can result from improper charging and ignition of
charging gases. Explosion can result if charged in gas tight enclosure.
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Section V -- Reactivity Data
Stability Unstable Conditions to Avoid
XX Use only approved charging methods.
Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid)
Hazardous Decomposition or By-products
Hazardous May Occur Conditions to Avoid
Will Not Occur
XX Do not puncture battery case.
Section IV -- Health Hazard Data
Route(s) of Entry: Inhalation? Skin? Ingestion?
Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic)
Not applicable for finished product used in normal conditions.
Carcinogenicity: NTP? IARC Monographs? OSHA Regulated?
Signs and Symptoms of Exposure
Medial Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure
Emergency and First Aid Procedures
Battery contains acid electrolyte. If battery case is punctured, completely flush any released material from skin
or eyes with water.
Section VII -- Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
Steps to Be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled.
Avoid contact with acid materials. Use soda ash or lime to neutralize. Flush with large amount of water.
Waste Disposal Method
Place in acid-resistant containers. Dispose in accordance with Federal, State & local regulations. Do not incinerate.
Precautions to Be Taken in Handling and Storing
Section VIII -- Control Measures Not Applicable for Finished Product
Respiratory Protection (Specify Type)
Ventilation Local Exhaust Special
Mechanical (General) Other
Protective Gloves Eye Protection
Other Protective Clothing or Equipment
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