Material Safety Data Sheet

This product is a dust suppressant and forms an essential part in the stabilization of the sub base layer in road construction.

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1. PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION
1.1  Trade Name DUST PROOF
1.2  Product Name Dust Control Agent
1.3  Supplier Eco Friendly Products South Africa (Pty) Ltd
2.  COMPOSITION
2.1  Product Description Lignosulphonate
2.2  CAS Lignosulphonate
2.3  EINECS Lignosulphonate
2.4  Dangerous Ingredients None
3.  HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
3.1  Important Hazards None
4.  FIRST AID MEASURES
4.1  First aid A inhalation Move subject to fresh air
4.2  First aid A skin contact Flush with large amounts of water or wash with soap and water
4.3  First aid A eye contact Flush eyes with flowing water
4.4  First aid A ingestion Give water to drink
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
5.1  Extinguishing Medium Water, foam, carbon dioxide, etc
5.2  Protection of Firefighers No special precautions but respiratory masks are recommended
5.3  Hazardous Decomposition Products Sulphur oxides, Carbon monoxide
6.  ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
6.1  Environmental Precautions Avoid infiltration or larger quantities into drains, surface water, underground and soil
6.2  Personal Precautions Respiratory protection and safety goggles are recommended
6.3  Destruction and clean up Sweep without creating dust into another suitable container for disposal and wash area with water.
7.  HANDLING AND STORAGE
7.1  Handling Ensure adequate ventilation when handling.  Respirator protection is recommended.
7.2  Storage Must be under dry cool conditions
7.3  Incompatible materials None
8.  EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION MEASURES
8.1  TVL (8 Hours) 5 mg/m3 (inert organic dust)
8.2  Technical measures/precautions Adequate ventilation
8.3  Respiratory protection Respiratory protection is recommended
8.4  Hand protection This product is not a skin irritant
8.5  Eye protection This product is not an eye irritant, but safety goggles are recommended.
8.6  Skin and Body protection This product is not a skin irritant
9.  PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
9.1  Physical State Liquid Brown
9.2  Colour Brown
9.3  Odour Very slight odour
9.4  pH (10% Solution) 5.4 +/- 3.0
9.5  Dry matter Min 93
9.6  Density 530kg/m3
9.7  Partition coefficient (N-octanol/water) Method of determination is not applicable for this product
9.8  Vapour Pressure Not applicable
9.9  Boiling point/range Not applicable
9.10  Melting point/range >130 ͦ C
9.11  Flash point Not applicable
9.12  Explosion properties Not explosive
9.13  Autoignition temp >150 ͦ C
10.  STABILITY / REACTIVITY
10.1  Hazardous Decomposition Prod Not known
10.2  Materials to Avoid Not known
11.  TOXICOLOGOCAL
11.1  LD50 >50 g/kg
11.2  Local effects None
11.3  Skin irritant According to the OECD Guidelines No. 404, 1981, this product is not classified as a skin irritant
11.4  Eye irritant According to the OECD Guidelines No. 405, 1981, this product is not classified as a skin irritant
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
12.1  Fish toxicity According to OECD method No. 203 this product is classified as not fish toxic
12.2  Biodegradability According to OECD method No. 302B, this product is classified as inherently biodegradable.
13.  WASTE DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Both residues of this product and packaging may be incinerated unless local disposal regulations state otherwise
14.  TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
No transport regulations for this product.

Marpol, Annex II, Appendix III

15.  REGULATORY INFORMATION
Not classified as dangerous for supply or conveyance
16. OTHER INFORMATION
 16.1  ABBREVIATIONS AND SYMBOLS
 N.D.  Not Determined         N.A. Not Applicable       N.T. Not Tested

 < – less than                        > – more than

 

This information is based on our current knowledge and is intended to describe the product for the purposes of health, safety and environmental requirements only. It should not therefore be construed as guaranteeing any specific property of the product.