Material Safety Data Sheet

United Nuclear Scientific Supplies, LLC.
P.O. Box 851
Sandia Park, NM. 87047
Phone (505) 286-2831
Section 1 Identification
Product Number: C2003 
Health:
Flammability
Reactivity
Hazard Rating:
Least Slight Moderate High Extreme
0 1 2 3 4
NA = Not Applicable NE = Not Established
Product Name: Luminol  
Trade/Chemical Synonyms  
Formula: N/A
RTECS: TH8890060 
C.A.S See Below
Section 2 Component Mixture
Sara 313 Component CAS Number % Dim Exposure Limits:
5-Amino-2,3-dihydro-1,4- phthalazinedione(Luminol) CAS# 521-31-3  100%  W/W  None established 
Section 3 Hazard Identification (Also see section 11)
May be harmful if swallowed. May cause irritation. Avoid breathing vapors, or dusts. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothes. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep container closed. 
Section 4 First Aid Measures
May be harmful if swallowed. May cause irritation. Avoid breathing vapors, or dusts. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothes. Wash thoroughly after handling. Keep container closed.

FIRST AID: SKIN: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash exposed area with soap and water. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention

EYES: Wash eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, lifting lids occasionally. Seek Medical Aid. INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen

INGESTION: If swallowed, induce vomiting immediately after giving two glasses of water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Section 5 Fire Fighting Measures
Fire Extinguisher Type: Any means suitable for extinguishing surrounding fire
Fire/Explosion Hazards: Fire possible at elevated temperaturesures. Dust in sufficient quantities can be a dust explosion hazard.
Fire Fighting Procedure: Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and clothing.
Section 6 Accidental Release Measures
Eliminate Ignition Sources. Neutralize with: Soda lime, soda ash. Absorb with vermiculite or other inert material. Place in container.
Section 7 Handling and Storage
Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated place away from incompatible materials. Wash thoroughly after handling. 
Section 8 Exposure Controls & Personal Protection
Respiratory Protection: Dust Mask
Ventilation: Mechanical: Hand Protection: NIOSH Approved Gloves
Local Exhaust: Eye Protection: Safety Glasses
Other Protective Equipment: Use safe laboratory handling procedures.
Section 9 Physical and Chemical Properties
Melting Point: 319 deg C Specific Gravity Information not available
Boiling Point: Information not available Percent Volatile by Volume: Information not available
Vapor Pressure: Information not available Evaporation Rate: Information not available
Vapor Density: Information not available Evaporation Standard:
Solubility in Water: Information not available Auto ignition Temperature: Information not available
Appearance and Odor: Yellow powder / no odor. Lower Flam. Limit in Air:
Flash Point: Information not available Upper Flam. Limit in Air:
Section 10 Stability and Reactivity Information
Stability: Stable Conditions to Avoid: None known
Materials to Avoid:
none known.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:
Nitrogen oxides, carbon oxides
Hazardous Polymerization: Will Not Occur
Condition to Avoid: None known
Section 11 Additional Information
Conditions aggravated/Target organ: None known. Toxicity unknown. May be absorbed through skin. Acute: may cause irritation to skin, eyes, lungs, mucous membranes, and GI tract. Chronic : None known. 
DOT Classification: Not Regulated
DOT regulations may change from time to time. Please consult the most recent version of the relevant regulations.
Revision No:0 Date Entered: 9/1/2005 Approved by: