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
Product Name: Natamycin
Chemical Formula: C33H47NO13
Molecular Weight: 665.75
Physical and chemical properties
Color:White to yellow crystalline powder.
Flash point: Not applicable.
Stability and reactivity
Conditions to avoid :Sensitive to light.
Materials to avoid :Reactive with oxidizing agents.
1. ADI 0-0.3mg/kg (FAO/WHO, 1994)
2. Safe to apply on food (FDA, ¡ì172.155, 1994)
3. LD50 2.73g/kg (experiment with matured male mouse)
Physical/chemical hazards: Not applicable.
Human health hazards: CAUTION! MAY BE HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.Get medical attention.
Ingestion: Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If large quantities of this material are swallowed, call a physician immediately. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband.
Skin Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush skin with plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes.Wash clothing before reuse. Thoroughly clean shoes before reuse. Get medical attention.
Eye Contact: Check for and remove any contact lenses. In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention.
Effects and symptoms
Ingestion:Hazardous in case of ingestion.
Aggravating conditions: Repeated or prolonged exposure is not known to aggravate medical condition.
Flammability of the Product: Non-flammable.
Extinguishing Media Suitable:Not applicable.
Special fire-fighting procedures: Fire fighters should wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) and full turnout gear.
Accidental release measures
Personal precautions: Splash goggles. Full suit. Boots. Gloves. Suggested protective clothing might not be sufficient; consult a specialist BEFORE handling this product.
Small Spill and Leak: Use appropriate tools to put the spilled solid in a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by spreading water on the contaminated surface and dispose of according to local and regional authority requirements.
Large Spill and Leak: Use a shovel to put the material into a convenient waste disposal container. Finish cleaning by spreading water on the contaminated surface and allow to evacuate through the sanitary system
Handling and storage
Handling:Do not ingest. Do not breathe dust. Wear suitable protective clothing. If ingested, seek medical advice immediately and show the container or the label. Keep away from incompatibles such as oxidizing agents.
Storage: Keep container tightly closed. Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area. Do not store above 20 Deg.C (68 Deg.F).
Exposure controls/personal protection
Engineering measures: Use process enclosures, local exhaust ventilation, or other engineering controls to keep airborne levels below recommended exposure limits. If user operations generate dust, fume or mist, use ventilation to keep exposure to airborne contaminants below the exposure limit.
Hygiene measures: Wash hands, forearms, and face thoroughly after handling compounds and before eating, smoking, using lavatory, and at the end of day.
Personal protective equipment
Respiratory system:Wear appropriate respirator when ventilation is inadequate.
Skin and body:Lab coat.
Eyes :Safety glasses.
Ecotoxicity: Not available.
Toxicity of the Products of Biodegradation:The products of degradation are less toxic than the product itself.
Methods of disposal; Waste of residues; Contaminated packaging:Waste must be disposed of in accordance with federal, state and local environmental control regulations.
Any mode is suitable(Non-hazardous for Air, Sea and Road freight)
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 00:57:57 PST