VELSICOL CHEMICAL CORPORATION -- GOLD CREST VENGEANCE RODENTICIDE -- 6840-00F008482
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:GOLD CREST VENGEANCE RODENTICIDE
MSDS Date:10/01/1985
FSC:6840
NIIN:00F008482
MSDS Number: BGVHC
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:VELSICOL CHEMICAL CORPORATION
Address:5600 N. RIVER ROAD
City:ROSEMONT
State:IL
ZIP:60018
Info Phone Num:(312) 698-9700
Emergency Phone Num:(312) 698-9700
CAGE:VELSI
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:VELSICOL CHEMICAL CORPORATION
CAGE:VELSI

=============  Composition/Information on Ingredients  =============

Ingred Name:BROMETHALIN
CAS:63333-35-7
RTECS #:CY0383000
Fraction by Wt: 0.01%

=====================  Hazards Identification  =====================

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:INHALATION: HEADACHE, CONFUSION,
    TREMORS, CONVULSIVE SEIZURES, COMA, MARKED RESPIRATORY DISTRESS OR
    DEATH. INGESTION: NUMBNESS, INCOORDINATION, HEADACHE, & MILD
    CONSUFION. EYE: IRRITATION.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NONE
Effects of Overexposure:INHALATION: HEADACHE, CONFUSION, TREMORS,
    CONVULSIVE SEIZURES, COMA, MARKED RESPIRATORY DISTRESS OR DEATH.
    INGESTION: NUMBNESS, INCOORDINATION, HEADACHE, & MILD CONFUSION.
    EYE: IRRITATION.

=======================  First Aid Measures  =======================

First Aid:EYE: TREAT PROMPTLY. FLUSH WITH TAP WATER FOR AT LEAST 15
    MINUTES. CONSULT AN OPHTHALMOLOGIST. SKIN: WASH THOROUGHLY WITH
    SOAP & WATER, RINSE WITH CLEAN WATER & OBTAIN MEDICAL ATTENTION.
    CLOTHES SHOUL D BE LAUNDERED THOROUGHLY BEFORE REUSE.INGESTION:
    INDUCE VOMITING: DRINK 1 OR 2 GLASSES OF WATER. STIMULATE BACK OF
    THROAT W/BLUNT OBJECT AS WITH A TONGUE BLADE OR FINGER TIPS. OBTAIN
    MED ATT.

=====================  Fire Fighting Measures  =====================

Flash Point:NONE
Extinguishing Media:WATER, DRY CHEMICAL, CO2
Fire Fighting Procedures:NONFLAMMABLE, SLIGHTLY COMBUSTIBLE.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE

======================	Handling and Storage  ======================

Handling and Storage Precautions:CAUTION: MAY BE HARFMUL IF EATEN OR
    SWALLOWED. AVOID CONTACT WITH SKIN, EYES & CLOTHING. KEEP AWAY FROM
    CHILDREN, WILDLIFE, DOMESTIC ANIMALS, & PETS.
Other Precautions:WASH HANDS THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING BROMETHALIN
    BAIT. KEEP IN SEGREGATED, SECURED STORAGE.

=============  Exposure Controls/Personal Protection  =============

Ventilation:NORMAL AIR FLOW.
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH HANDS THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING
    BROMETHALIN BAIT. LAUNDER CLOTHES BEFORE REUSE.
Supplemental Safety and Health
SUGGESTED TREATMENT OF BROMETHALIN TOXICITY: LIMIT FURTHER ABSORPTION
    BY PRODUCING EMESIS. IF NO CONVULSIONS, GASTRIC LAVAGE MAY BE DONE.
    TREAT CONVULSIONS BY STANDARD THERAPY. TREATMENT OF CEREBRAL E DEMA
    & INCREASED SPINAL FLUID PRESSURE SHOULD BE DONE IN A HOSPITAL.

==================  Physical/Chemical Properties  ==================

Solubility in Water:NONE
Appearance and Odor:PELLET, WITH CEREAL ODOR

=================  Stability and Reactivity Data  =================

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES

====================  Disposal Considerations  ====================

Waste Disposal Methods:INCINERATE PRODUCT/WASTE AT A U.S. EPA PERMITTED
    WASTE INCINERATOR.

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