Glutaraldehyde

CAS RN: 111-30-8

Identification

Substance: Glutaraldehyde

CAS RN: 111-30-8

Shipping Name/Number:
    UN 2810

State:
    liquid
    liquid, viscous
Color:
    colorless
Odor:
    fruity/floral/sweet
    other odor
pH:
    acid (0-6)
     weak acid (6)
Specific Gravity:
    floats in water (< 1)
Vapor Density:
    settles in air (> 1)

Temperature:
    high body temp
Neurological:
    lowered mental state
    headache
    spasms/seizures
Eyes:
    dilated pupils
    light sensitivity
    eye irritation/redness
    eye swelling
    tearing
    impaired vision
    vision loss
Nose:
    bloody nose
    runny nose
    nasal irritation
Mouth/Throat:
    coughing/choking
    mouth irritation
    throat irritation
Cardiovascular:
    chest pain
    arrhythmia
    tachycardia
    hypotension/shock
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Respiratory:
    irregular breathing
    slow breathing
    rapid breathing
    shortness of breath
    wheezing
    respiratory arrest
    resp burning/irritation
    pulmonary edema
    chest discomfort
    congestion
    coughing/choking
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Gastro/Urinary:
    abdom. discomfort
    nausea
    vomiting
    vomiting blood
    diarrhea
Skin:
    itching
    skin burns/burning
    skin swelling
    rash
    skin redness

NFPA704-Health:
    3 - Serious
NFPA704-Flammability:
    0 - Minimal
NFPA704-Instability:
    0 - Minimal
NFPA704-Special Hazards:
    Not Applicable

Miscellaneous Categories:
    Not Applicable
DOT Hazard Classifications:
    Not Applicable
WMDs:
    Not Applicable

Placard:
    Dangerous - Mixed load/unidentified cargo
Rail Car:
    Box car
Road Trailer:
    Mixed Cargo
    Intermodal Freight Container
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