Absorbent Box Safety Data Sheet
Creation date: 2010-05-10. Revision #1, 2016-05-15.
Product name: Recyc PHP absorbent box, Boitout absorbent box
Recyc PHP Inc.
2575-28A St-Joseph boulvard, Drummondville (Qc) J2B 7V4, Canada
2. Hazards identification
Might be harmful if swallowed. May cause irritation. Avoid breathing dusts. Avoid contact with eyes. Floors become very slippery when wet.
Active ingredient: Sodium polyacrylate, cross-linked
Other ingredients: Corrugated Cardboard, polyethylene, natural rubber, Polyvinyl alcohol
4. First-aid Measures
Note: First aid instruction is applied for dry material and for material in contact with liquid (in gel form).
Eye: Wash affected eyes for at least 15 minutes under running water with eyelids held open
Skin: Wash thoroughly with soap and water.
Ingestion: Rinse mouth and then drink plenty of water
5. Fire-fighting Measures
Suitable extinguishing media: Water spray, foam, dry extinguishing media.
6. Accidental Release Measures
Personal precautions: Extremely slippery when wet.
Methods for cleaning up and taking up: Sweep in containers for disposal.
7. Handling and Storage
No special handling instructions. Store in cool dry place.
8. Exposure Controls and Personal Protection
9. Sodium Polyacrylate Physical and Chemical Properties
Odor: Odorless. Some reclaimed grade could contain baby powder scent.
Ph Value: 4.9 – 6.5
Bulk density: Approx. 600 kg/m3
Solubility in water: Insoluble, only capable of swelling (20 Celsius)
10. Stability and Reactivity
Stable under usual application conditions.
Decomposition above 200oC.
11. Toxicological and Ecological Information
Non-toxic. For all details about the test performed on this ingredient, please visit our sodium polyacrylate safety data sheet.
12. Disposable Consideration
Must be dumped or incinerated in accordance with local regulations.
13. Transport and Regulatory Information
Not classified as hazardous under transport regulations (ADR RID ADNR IMDG/GGV See ICAO/IATA).
The product does not require a hazard warning label in accordance with EC Directives.
15. Other Information
The information contained herein is based on the present state of our knowledge and does not therefore guarantee certain properties. Recipients of our products must take responsibility for observing existing laws and regulations.