ALDRICH CHEMICAL CO -- LEAD(II) NITRATE, 99.9+%, A.C.S. REAGENT, 2 -- 6810-00N038040
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:LEAD(II) NITRATE, 99.9+%, A.C.S. REAGENT, 2
MSDS Date:01/22/1992
FSC:6810
NIIN:00N038040
MSDS Number: BQVNC
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:ALDRICH CHEMICAL CO
Box:355
City:MILWAUKEE
State:WI
ZIP:53201
Country:US
Info Phone Num:414-273-3850
Emergency Phone Num:414-273-3850
CAGE:60928
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:ALDRICH CHEMICAL CO INC
Address:1001 WEST ST PAUL AVE
Box:355
City:MILWAUKEE
State:WI
ZIP:53233
Country:US
Phone:414-273-3850
CAGE:60928

=============  Composition/Information on Ingredients  =============

Ingred Name:SUPDAT:WRIST), HDCH, DIZZ, ABDOM PAIN, DIARR, CONSTIP,
    NAUS, VOMIT, BLUE LINES ON GUMS, INSOMNIA & METALLIC (ING 3)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 2:TASTE. HIGH BODY LEVELS PRDCE INCR CEROBROSPINAL
    PRESS, BRAIN DMG, STUPOR LEADING TO COMA & OFTEN DEATH.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:WASTE DISP METH:DESTROY ANY EXCESS SULFIDE W/SODIUM
    HYPOCHLORITE. NEUT SOLN BEFORE FLUSHING DOWN DRAIN.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:OTHER PREC:MAY EXPLODE, OWING TO FORM OF ALKYL NITRATES.
    MIXTS OF NITRATE W/PHOSPHOROUS, TIN(2) CHLORIDE/OTHER (ING 6)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 5:REDUCING AGENTS MAY REACT EXPLOSIVELY. MIXTS OF METAL
    NITRATES & PHOSPHINATES EXPLODE ON HEATING. MIXTS (ING 7)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 6:CNTNG NITRATES, NITRITES & ORG MATLS ARE POTNTLLY
    DANGEROUS, ESP IN PRESENCE OF ACIDIC MATLS & HVY METALS. (ING 8)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 7:INCOMPAT W/CYANIDES, THIOCYANATES, ISOTHIOCYANATES,
    HYPOPHOSPHITES.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:LEAD (II) NITRATE (1:2)  (SARA III)
CAS:10099-74-8
RTECS #:OG2100000
Fraction by Wt: >99%
OSHA PEL:0.05 MG/M3 (PB)
ACGIH TLV:0.15 MG/M3 (PB)
EPA Rpt Qty:100 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:100 LBS

=====================  Hazards Identification  =====================

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE:HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED,
    INHALED/ABSORBED THRU SKIN. CAUSES EYE & SKIN IRRIT. MATL IS IRRIT
    TO MUC MEMBS & UPPER RESP TRACT. ABSORP INTO BODY LEADS TO FORM OF
    METHEMOGLOBIN WHICH IN SUFFICIENT CONC  CAUSES CYANOSIS. ONSET MAY
    BE DELAYED 2-4 HRS/LONGER. CHRONIC:MAY CAUSE REPRO DISORDERS.
    TARGET (EFTS OF OVEREXP)
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NOT RELEVANT
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZ:ORGAN(S):BLOOD, KIDNEYS, NERVES,
    FEMALE/MALE REPRO SYS. LEAD SALTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED TO CROSS
    PLACENTA & TO INDUCE EMBRYO- & FETO- MORTALITY. THEY ALSO HAVE
    TERATOGENIC EFT IN SOME ANIMAL SP ECIES. ADVERSE EFTS OF LEAD ON
    HUMAN REPRO, EMBRYONIC & FETAL DEVEL & POSTNATAL (E.G., MENTAL)
    DEVEL HAVE BEEN (SUPDAT)
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

=======================  First Aid Measures  =======================

First Aid:EYE:IMMED FLUSH W/COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF WATER FOR AT LST 15
    MINS. SKIN:IMMED FLUSH W/COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF WATER FOR AT LEAST 15
    MINUTES WHILE REMOVING CONTAM CLTHG & SHOES. WASH CONTAM CLTHG
    BEFORE REUSE.  INHAL:REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. IF NOT BREATHING GIVE
    ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION. IF BREATHING IS DIFFICULT, GIVE OXYGEN.
    INGEST:WASH OUT MOUTH W/WATER PROVIDED PERSON IS CONSCIOUS. CALL
    MD.

=====================  Fire Fighting Measures  =====================

Extinguishing Media:WATER SPRAY.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED SCBA & FULL
    PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT . STRONG OXIDIZER.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:CONTACT W/OTHER MATERIAL MAY CAUSE FIRE.
    EMITS TOXIC FUMES UNDER FIRE CONDITIONS.

==================  Accidental Release Measures  ==================

Spill Release Procedures:EVACUATE AREA. WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPRVD SCBA,
    RUBBER BOOTS & HEAVY RUBBER GLOVES. COVER W/DRY-LIME/SODA ASH, PICK
    UP, KEEP IN CLSD CNTNR & HOLD FOR WASTE DISPOSAL. VENTILATE AREA &
    WASH SPILL SITE AFTER  MATERIAL PICKUP IS COMPLETE.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

======================	Handling and Storage  ======================

Handling and Storage Precautions:AVOID BRTHG DUST. DO NOT GET IN
    EYES/ON SKIN/ON CLTHG. AVOID PRLG/RPTD EXPOS. IRRIT. HARMFUL DUST.
    REPRO HAZ. KEEP TIGHTLY CLSD. OXIDIZING.
Other Precautions:KEEP AWAY FROM COMBUST MATLS, HEAT, SPKS & OPEN
    FLAME. STORE IN COOL DRY PLACE. DANGER OF CUMULATIVE EFTS. MIXT OF
    ALUMINUM PWDR, WATER & METAL NITRATE MAY EXPLODE DUE TO
    SELF-ACCELERATING RXN. MIXTS  OF METAL NITRATES W/ALKYL ESTERS (ING
    5)

=============  Exposure Controls/Personal Protection  =============

Respiratory Protection:WEAR APPROPRIATE NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATOR.
Ventilation:USE ONLY IN A CHEMICAL FUME HOOD.
Protective Gloves:CHEMICAL-RESISTANT GLOVES.
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL WORKERS GOGGLES .
Other Protective Equipment:SAFETY SHOWER & EYE BATH. WEAR SUITABLE
    PROTECTIVE CLOTHING.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING.
Supplemental Safety and Health
EFTS OF OVEREXP:REPORTED. EXCESS EXPOS CAN AFFECT BLOOD, NERV & DIGEST
    SYS. SYNTHESIS OF HEMOGLOBIN IS INHIBITED & RSLTS IN ANEMIA. IF
    LEFT UNTREATED, NEUROMUSCULAR DYSFUNCTION, POSS PARALYSIS & ENCEP
    HALOPATHY CAN RSLT. ADDNL SYMPS OF OVEREXP INCL:JOINT & MUSCLE
    PAIN, WEAK OF EXTENSOR MUSCLES (FREQUENTLY HAND & (ING 2)

==================  Physical/Chemical Properties  ==================

Spec Gravity:4.53
Appearance and Odor:WHITE CRYSTALLINE POWDER.

=================  Stability and Reactivity Data  =================

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG REDUCING AGENTS, FINELY POWDERED METALS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:NITROGEN OXIDES, LEAD/LEAD OXIDES.

====================  Disposal Considerations  ====================

Waste Disposal Methods:DISP MUST BE I/A/W FED, STATE & LOC REGS. MATL
    SHLD BE DISSOLVED IN WATER/ACID SOLN/OXIDIZED TO WATER-SOL STATE.
    PRECIP MATL AS SULFIDE, ADJUSTING PH OF SOLN TO 7 TO COMPLETE
    PRECIP. FILTER INSO LS & DISP OF THEM IN HAZ-WASTE SITE. (ING 4)

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