Material Safety Data Sheet

ESP Chemicals, Inc.
706 E. 46th Street
Tucson, AZ 85713
Toll Free 888-522-3472
Chemtrec 800-424-9300
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Section 1: Identification
Product Number:C8126
Health:1
Flammability0
Reactivity0
Hazard Rating:
Least0
Slight1
Moderate2
High3
Extreme4
NA = Not Applicable NE = Not Established
Product Name:Crystal Violet 1% w/v Aqueous Solution 
Trade/Chemical Synonyns 
Formula:N/A
RTECS:None
C.A.SSee Below
Section 2: Component Mixture
Sara 313ComponentCAS Number%DimExposure Limits:
Water, Deionized ASTM Type II CAS# 7732-18-5Balancev/vNone Established
Crystal Violet (Gentian Violet)C.I.42555 CAS# 548-62-91%W/Vorl-rat LD: 420 mg/Kg
Section 3: Hazard Identification (See Also section 11)
Harmful if swallowed. May cause irritation. Avoid breathing vapors, or dusts. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothes. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep container closed.
Section 4: First Aid Measures
Harmful if swallowed. May cause irritation. Avoid breathing vapors, or dusts. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothes. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep container closed.

FIRST AID: SKIN: Wash exposed area with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.

EYES: Wash eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, lifting lids occasionally. Seek Medical Aid. INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen

INGESTION: If swallowed, induce vomiting immediately after giving two glasses of water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Section 5: Fire Fighting Measures
Fire Extinguisher Type:Any means suitable for extinguishing surrounding fire
Fire/Explosion Hazzards:None Known.
Fire Fighting Procedure:Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and clothing.
Section 6: Accidental Release Measures:
Absorb spill with inert material. Flush excess down drain.
Section 7: Handling and Storage:
Store in a cool dry place. Do not get in eyes, on skin, on clothing. Wash thoroughly after handling
Section 8: Exposure Controls/Personal Protection
Respirtory Protection:None required

Ventilation:

Mechanical: Protective gloves:Gloves to prevent skin exposure as latex or vinyl
Local Exhaust: Eye Protection:Splash Goggles
Other Protective Equipment: Wear appropriate clothing to prevent skin exposure
Section 9: Physical and Chemical Properties
Melting Point:~0 CSpecific Gravity~1.0
Boiling Point:~100 C Percent Volatile by Volume:99%
Vapor Pressure:Information not available Evaporation Rate:information not available
Vapor Density: Information not available Evaporation Standard:
Solubility in Water: Soluble Autoignition Temperature: Not applicable
Appearance and Odors: Clear dark purple odorless liquid Lower Flamm. Limit in Air: Not applicable
Flash Point: not flammable Upper Flamm. Limit in Air: Not applicable
Section 10: Stability and Reactivity Information
Stability: StableConditions to Avoid: None known
Materials to Avoid:
None known
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
none known
Hazardous Polymerization:not expected to occur
Condition to Avoid:None known
Section 11: Additional Information:
Overexposure symptoms. Acute: Essentially non-hazardous. Possible irritation of eyes/stomach. Chronic: None known. Conditions aggravated/Target organs: none known.
DOT Classification: Not Regulated
DOT regulations may change from time to time. Please Consult the most recent D.O.T. regulations
Revision No:0Date Entered: 9/1/2005 Approved by: RMC
The Information here in is believed to be accurate and is offered in good faith for the user's consideration and investigation. No warranty either expressed or implied is made for the completeness or accuracy of the information whether orginating from the above mentioned company or not. Users of this material should satisfy themselves by independent and investigation of current scientific and medical knowledge that the material can be used safely.