Material Safety Data Sheet
Exporter/Manufacturer Name:Qinhuangdao Sinochem Imp.& Exp.Co.,Ltd.
Exporter/Manufacturer Address:11/F,Sinochem Office,NO.119 YanShan St.,
Exporter/Manufacturer Post Code:066001
24 Hour Emergency Telephone:0086-335-3853877
Commodity Name: L-Glutamine
Molecular formula: C5H10N2O3
CAS No: 56-85-9
EINECS No: 200-292-1
Synonyms: l-(+)-glutamic acid-5-amide, 2-aminoglutaramic acid, levoglutamide, (S)-(+)-glutamine
First Aid Measures
If a person breathes in large amounts, move the exposed person to fresh air.
If large amounts were swallowed, give water to drink and get medical advice.
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes.
In case of eye contact, immediately flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.
WARNING! Causes irritation to skin, eyes and respiratory tract. May be harmful if swallowed.
Health Rating 1 - Slight
Flammability Rating 1 - Slight
Reactivity Rating 1 - Slight
Contact Rating 1 - Slight
-2)Potential Health Effects
Inhalation: Causes irritation to the respiratory tract. Symptoms may include coughing, shortness of breath.
Ingestion: Causes irritation to the gastrointestinal tract. Symptoms may include nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. It presents little toxicity unless large amount are ingested, in which case, vomiting and diarrhea likely.
Eye Contact: Causes irritation, redness and pain.
Skin Contact: Causes irritation to skin. Symptoms include redness, itching and pain.
-3)Environmental Effects High concentrations may affect organisms.
Fire Fighting Measures
Not expected to be a fire hazard.
No information found.
Fire Extinguishing Media:
Use extinguishing media appropriate for surrounding fire.
Firefighters should wear proper protective equipment and self-contained breathing apparatus with full facepiece operated in positive pressure mode.
Accidental Release Measures
Wear suitable protective clothing. Carefully sweep up and remove.
Handling and Storage
Keep container tightly closed. Suitable for any general chemical storage area. Containers of this material may be hazardous when empty since they retain product residues (dust, solids); observe all warnings and precautions listed for the product.
Exposure Controls/Personal Protection
Airborne Exposure Limits:
In general, dilution ventilation is a satisfactory health hazard control for this substance. However, if conditions of use create discomfort to the worker, a local exhaust system should be considered.
Personal Respirators (NIOSH Approved):
For conditions of use where exposure to the substance is apparent and engineering controls are not feasble, consult an industrial hygienist. For emergencies, or instances where the exposure levels are not known, use a full-facepiece positive-pressure, air-supplied respirator.
WARNING: Air purifying respirators do not protect workers in oxygen-deficient atmospheres.
Wear protective gloves and clean body-covering clothing.
Use chemical safety goggles and/or full face shield where dusting or splashing of solutions is possible. Maintain eye wash fountain and quick-drench facilities in work area.
PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance: white powder
Melting point: ca. 185 C (decomposes)
Density (g cm-3):
Water solubility: soluble
Stability and Reactivity
Stable under ordinary conditions of use and storage.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
Oxides of nitrogen, ammonia, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.
Will not occur.
No information found.
Conditions to Avoid:
No information found.
Whatever cannot be saved for recovery or recycling should be managed in an appropriate and approved waste disposal facility. Processing, use or contamination of this product may change the waste management options. State and local disposal regulations may differ from federal disposal regulations. Dispose of container and unused contents in accordance with federal, state and local requirements.
Suitable for any mode of transport including by Road,Rail,Sea & Air.
Proper Shipping Name: L-Glutamine
No Information found
Environmental Fate: No information found.
Environmental Toxicity: No information found.
Australian Hazchem Code: No information found.
Poison Schedule: No information found.
NFPA Ratings: Health: 1 Flammability: 0 Reactivity: 0
Label Hazard Warning: As part of good industrial and personal hygiene and safety procedure, avoid all unnecessary exposure to the chemical substance and ensure prompt removal from skin, eyes and clothing.
Label Precautions: None.
Label First Aid: Not applicable..
Note:The data given here is based on current knowledge and experience. The purpose of this safety data is to describe the products in terms of their safety requirements. The data does not signify any warranty with regard to the products' properties.
Qinhuangdao Sinochem Imp.& Exp.Co.,Ltd.
No.119 YanShan St.,Qinhuangdao,
Telephone: 0086-335-3853877 Attn:Mr.Watson Yang
Last modified: Jan 25, 2010 at 00:54:05 PST