Nettex Mite Kill Powder MSDS
Nettex Mite Kill Powder MSDS
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SAFETY DATA SHEET
1. IDENTIFICATION OF THE PREPARATION AND THE COMPANY
Product Name: Total Mite Kill Powder
Applications: For eradication of poultry mites.
Supplier: Net-Tex Ltd, Priestwood,
Harvel, Meopham, Kent DA13 ODA
Emergency Telephone: (01474) 813999
2. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Ingredient Name CAS No: Contents Symbol Risk (R.N0.)
Diatomaceous earth 61790-53-2 >98% -
Inert mineral with added plant oils
3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
No significant user hazards associated with product during normal handling and use but some respiratory irritation may occur due to respirable dust.
4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Eyes: -Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 10 minutes. Obtain medical attention.
Skin: - Not likely a problem. Wash with soap and water.
Inhalation: Move to fresh air and obtain medical attention if required.
Ingestion -Rinse out mouth with water. Give plenty of water to drink and obtain medical
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Extinguishing media: Not combustible. Use media appropriate to surrounding fire.
Special Fire Fighting: Avoid creating a dust.
Decomposition Products: None known.
6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES:
Spill clean-up methods: Wear suitable respiratory protection. Dampen with water to minimise dust generation, sweep up and collect for disposal. Prevent from entering watercourses
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7 HANDLING AND STORAGE:
Usage Precautions: - Minimise making dust. Avoid skin, eye contact and breathing dust. Good hygiene practices. Wash hands, exposed skin after use.
Storage Precautions: Good general ventilation.
8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS AND PERSONAL PROTECTION
Ingredient Name CAS No: STD LT EXP (8 hrs)
Dust OES 10mg/m3 total, 4mg/m3 respirable
Silica MEL 0.3mg/m3 respirable
Protective Equipment: PVC gloves and dust mask
Ventilation: Good general ventilation.
Respirators: Not required in normal use situations.
9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance: Light brown powder
Specific Gravity N/A
pH Value N/A
Flash Point (oC) Not flammable
Solubility: Not soluble
10 STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Chemical Stability: Stable under normal conditions.
Materials to avoid: None known.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: None known.
11 TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Eye Contact: Irritation from particulate matter.
Skin Contact: Little or no effect but may cause skin dryness.
Inhalation: Coughing from dust. Adverse pulmonary effect
Ingestion: Unlikely to cause any significant reaction in small or large quantities
beyond irritation from particulate matter.. .
12 ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION:
Product is non-toxic and non-biodegradable, but is not classified as hazardous to the environment.
13 DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS:
Disposal Methods: Dampen with water for collection via authorised waste disposal contractor. Prevent powder from entering watercourses
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14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION:
UN No: Not restricted ADR CLASS
Cefic Tec No Packaging group
Sea: Not restricted
UN Sea: Sea Transport Class No
: Sea Pack GR:
Marine pollutant: No
15. REGULATORY INFORMATION:
Label for Supply: No symbols required
Risk Phrases: None required.
Safety Phrases: S 13 Keep away from food, drink and animal
S 22 Avoid breathing dust
U.K Regulatory The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations
References: Chemicals (Hazard Information and Packaging Regulations).
16. OTHER INFORMATION:
SDS No: 4384
Revision Date: July 2009
Revision No: New
Revision Comments -
Risk phrases (from section) 2 in full