HYDROCARBON MICROBES MSDS UPDATE 4-2-10.DOC
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
BioWorld Hydrocarbon Digesting Microbes (Dormant)
1: Company Identification
8244 W Hillsdale Ct
Visalia, CA 93291 USA
2: Hazard Identification
Potential Health Effects:
Eye - may cause irritation
Skin - exposure to open wounds may cause infection
Ingestion - not harmful if ingested in small quantities, may cause
Inhalation - may cause nose or throat irritation. Allergic reactions
to enzymes in some sensitive individuals.
Chronic (Cancer) Information - unlikely to present a cancer hazard to
3: Composition / Information On Ingredients
Natural Biotechnology Formulation
100% selected natural microorganisms for hydrocarbon digestion and other
digestive strains, enzymes and surfactants in a dry powder
4: First Aid Measures
Inhalation - Seek fresh air location. Contact physician if condition
Skin or Eye Contact - Wash with plenty of water for at least 15
Ingestion - Drink plenty of water. Contact physician if condition
5: Fire Fighting Measures
Extinguishing Media - Water Spray, dry chemical, foam, CO2
6: Accidental Release Measures
Safeguards - Review fire fighting
measures and handling personnel sections before proceeding with clean-up.
Use appropriate personal protective equipment during clean-up.
Sweep up/collect powder. Avoid direct skin contact and direct inhalation
7: Handling and Storage
Handling - Do not get in eyes or on skin. Wash hands with soap and water
Storage - Keep dry at room temperature. Do not wet. Store above 33°F
(1°C) and below 110°F (43°C).
8: Exposure Control / Personal Protection
Engineering Controls - Use adequate
ventilation to keep employee exposure to airborne concentrations below
Personal Protective Equipment - Have the following available and wear
as appropriate: gloves, dust mask, safety glasses and apron.
Exposure Guidelines and Limits - None
HYDROCARBON MICROBES MSDS UPDATE
9: Physical and Chemical Properties
Boiling Point - N/A Vapor Pressure - N/A
Vapor Density - N/A
Solubility in Water - N/A Specific Gravity - N/A Melting Point - N/A
Evaporation Rate - N/A Appearance and Odor - Bran Powder, Light Brown,
10: Stability and Reactivity
Chemical Stability - Stable
Incompatibility with Other Materials - Incompatible with water
Polymerization - Will not occur.
11: Toxicological Information
Mixture not tested but, based on
components, may cause irritation to skin and eyes. Ingestion may cause
nausea or diarrhea. Inhalation may cause nose and throat irritation. None of
the components of this material are listed by IARC, NTP, OSHA or ACGIH as
12: Ecological Information
Biodegradable, non-toxic, non-hazardous, non-corrosive, non-pathogenic.
13: Disposal Considerations
Waste Disposal - Treatment, storage, transportation and disposal must
be in accordance with applicable federal, state/provincial, and local
regulations. Can discharge into sewer system or applied to open field.
14: Transport Information
Shipping - Class 55 UN # - N/R DOT Label - N/R
Oxidizer - No Poison - No Flammable - No
Corrosive - No
15: Regulatory Information
Not classified as hazardous to users or for transport.
US Federal Regulations - CERCLA and SARA Regulations (40 CFR 355, 370 and
3372); Does not contain any chemicals subject to the reporting requirements
of SARA 313.
16: Other Information
Health - 1 Flammability - 0 Reactivity - 0
Personal protection rating to be supplied by user depending on use
State Right-to-Know Laws - No substances on the state hazardous
substances list are used in the manufacture of products on this Material
Safety Data Sheet. While we have not specifically analyzed these products,
the raw materials used in their manufacture, to the best of our knowledge,
the products on this MSDS contain no such substances except for those
Warning - Substances known to the state of California to cause
cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm do not exist in the
The information is furnished gratuitously, independent of any sale, and
for your independent verification. Although we believe the data to be
correct as of the date indicated, we make no representation as to the
accuracy and such information may not be valid when the product is used in
any process or combined with other materials. No representations,
guarantees, or warranty, either expressed, implied, or of any nature, are
made with respect to the product or date provided.