Product Summary Information
Product name
1,2-Dichloroethane (E175-4; E175-20...)
Signal Word
Danger
SDS ID
MSDS1141

Manufacturer
Fisher Scientific
One Reagent Lane
Fair Lawn, NJ
07410
USA

Manufacturer Phone
(800) 424-9300


GHS Hazard Catagories
FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS - Category 2
ACUTE TOXICITY - ORAL - Category 4
ACUTE TOXICITY - INHALATION - Category 3
SKIN CORROSION/IRRITATION - Category 2
EYE DAMAGE/IRRITATION - Category 2
CARCINOGENICITY - Category 1B
SPECIFIC TARGET ORGAN TOXICITY (Single E - Category 3
SPECIFIC TARGET ORGAN TOXICITY (Repeated - Category 2


GHS Hazard Statements
Causes serious eye irritation
Causes skin irritation
Harmful if swallowed
Highly flammable liquid and vapor
May cause cancer (state route of exposure if no other routes of exposure cause the hazard)
May cause damage to organs (state all organs affected, if known) through prolonged or repeated exposure (state route of exposure if no other routes of exposure cause the hazard)
May cause respiratory irritation; or May cause drowsiness or dizziness
Toxic if inhaled


GHS Precautionary Statements

Prevention: Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking; Keep container tightly closed.; Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/.../equipment.; Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.; Use only non-sparking tools.; Take precautionary measures against static discharge.; Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling; Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.; Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.; Wear eye protection/face protection.; Obtain special instructions before use.; Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.; Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/ vapors/spray.; Use personal protective equipment as required.; Keep cool

Response: If on skin (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.; In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam for extinction; Rinse mouth.; IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell; If inhaled: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.; Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.; If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.; If in eyes: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.; If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.; If exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.; Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

Storage: Store locked up.; Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.

Disposal: Dispose of contents/container to an approved waste disposal plant.

Location
MCSIP > Montgomery County Government
Ingredient CAS Number Weight %
Ethylene Dichloride
107-06-2
95% - Min