MSDS - Rotovac Fiber Rinse

Complies with OSHA hazard communication standard 29 CFR 1910.1200
HMIS Rating
Scot Laboratories Phone: (440) 543-3033 Health- 1
16841 Park Circle Drive Fax: (440) 543-1825 Fire- 0
Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 Date: December 9, 2002 Reactivity- 1
0=minimal, 1=slight, 2=moderate, 3=serious, 4=severe


SECTION I - Product Identification
Product Name: "RINSE" Fiber Neutralizer Product Code: 298

SECTION II - Hazardous Ingredients/Identity Information
Hazardous Components CAS No. OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV OTHER LT
Citric Acid 77-92-9 Unknown Unknown Unknown

SECTION III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics
Physical State: Liquid Vapor Density
(AIR = 1):
Heavier than air
Color and appearance: Clear, Colorless pH: 1.5 +/- 0.5
Odor: Fresh lavender Solubility in Water: Complete
Boiling Point: 212ºF Specific Gravity (H2O=1): 1.010
Melting Point: 32ºF Evaporation Rate: <1 (Butyl Acetate=1)

SECTION IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
Flash Point: None
Flammability Limits in Air: None
Extinguishing Media: Water, foam, or carbon dioxide
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: None
Unusual Fire or Explosion Hazards: Avoid contact with clorine products or chlorine gas may form.

SECTION V - Reactivity Data
Stability: Stable
Material to Avoid: Keep away from blech, cyanides, sulfides, and ammoniated compounds.
Conditions to Avoid: Keep away from heat.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: None

SECTION VI - Health Hazard Data
Product hazard classification: Eye irritant
Carcinogenic ingredients: None
Effects of overexposure: Irritation and chemical burns to skin or eyes. If swallowed, may cause nausea or diarrhea.
Medical Conditions aggravated by use: May irritate open cuts.
+ First Aid Procedures +
INGESTION: Do not induce vomiting, drink plenty of water, contact a physician immediately.
SKIN/EYE CONTACT: Flush with water for 15 minutes. If irritation persists, consult a physician.

SECTION VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
In case of Release or Spill: For small spills, discard with normal waste water. Larger spills require consulting with local or state EPA agencies to conform to waste disposal regulations.
Accidental Spill Precautions: Absorb with clay absorbent.
Handling and Storing: Use precautions for handling acids. avoid contact with alkalines or bleach.
Do not store near heat. Do not freeze.
Other Precautions: If frozen, thaw to room temperature and mix before using. Do not pour unused portion back into container - it may contaminate product.

SECTION VIII - Control Measures
Protection required in handling of concentrated product:
Gloves: Latex or neoprene
Respirator: Not normally required.
Eye Protection: Safety glasses recommended
Mechanical Ventilation: Not required, unless in confined area.
Other Protective Clothing: Wear plastic apron if splashing is anticipated.
Work/Hygienic Practices: Wash hands after use. Follow good housekeeping/manufacturing practices.

SECTION IX - Special Precautions
- Avoid temperature extremes. Do not store below 40ºF or above 130ºF.

SECTION X - Department of Transportation
Shipping Hazard Classification: None


The information contained herein was obtained from current and reliable sources. However, the data is provided without any warranty, expressed or implied, regarding its correctness or accuracy. Since the conditions for use, handling, storage and disposal of this product are beyond Scot Laboratories' control, it is the user's responsibility both to determine safe conditions for use of this product and to assume liability for loss, injury, damage or expense arising from the product's improper use. No warranty, expressed or implied, regarding the product described herein shall be created by or inferred from any statement or omission in this MSDS. Various government agencies (e.g., DOT, EPA, FDA) may have specific regulations concerning the transportation, handling, storage, use or disposal of this product which may not be reflected in this MSDS. The user should review these regulations to ensure full compliance.