Material Safety Data Sheet
1. Product and Company Identification
  Catalog Numbers: 311B-0
  Product Name
    Trade Name: MEM chloride
    Synonyms: β-Methoxyethoxymethyl chloride;MEM-chloride
  Manufacturer & Distributor
    Company Name: Reagent World, Inc.
    Address: 2048 E. Francis Street
    City: Ontario
    State: California
    Postal Code: 91761
    Country: USA
    Phone: 909-947-7779
    Fax: 909-947-9595
2. Hazards Identification
  Emergency Overview: Harmful. Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed. Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin. Lachrymator.
  Potential Health Effects
    Eye: -
    Skin: -
    Ingestion: -
    Inhalation: -
    Chronic: -
3. Composition/Information on Ingredients
  Chemical Name: MEM chloride
  Molecular Formula: C4H9O2Cl
  Molecular Weight: 124.56
  Content: 95%
  CAS Number: 3970-21-6
  EINECS NO. [EC No]: 223-589-8
4. First Aid Measures
  Eye: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.
  Skin: In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
  Ingestion: If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
  Inhalation: If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
5. Fire Fighting Measures
  General Information: Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
  Extinguishing: -
6. Accidental Release Measures
  General Information: Use proper personal protective equipment as listed in Section 8.
  Spills/Leaks: For small (incipient) fires, use media such as "alcohol" foam, dry chemical, or carbon dioxide. For large fires, apply water from as far as possible. Use very large quantities (flooding) of water applied as a mist or spray; solid streams of water may be ineffective. Cool all affected containers with flooding quantities of water.
7. Handling and Storage
  Handling: Refer to section 8
  Storage: 1.Keep refrigerated.(Store below 4 ℃)
2.Keep contents under nitrogen
3.Keep container tightly closed
4.Store at 2-8 ℃
8. Exposure Controls/Personal Protection
  Engineering Controls: Facilities storing or utilizing this material should be equipped with an eyewash and a safety shower facility.
  Personal Protective Equipment
    Eyes: Wear chemical safety goggles.
    Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves.
    Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing.
    Repirators: Wear NIOSH/MSHA - approved respirator
9. Physical and Chemical Properties
  Physical State: Clear liquid
  Color: colorless
  Odor: -
  Boiling Point: 50-52 (13mmHg)
  Melting Point : -
  Vapor Pressure : -
  Specific Gravity : 1.09
  PH: -
  Solubility in Water : -
  Flash Point: 54 deg C ( 129.20 deg F)
  Autoignition Temperature : -
  Decomposition Temperature : -
10. Stability and Reactivity
  Chemical Stability: -
  Conditions to Avoid: Moisture.
  Incompatibilities with Other: Strong oxidizing agents.
  Hazardous Decomposition Products : Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Hydrogen chloride gas.
  Polymerization : -
11. Toxicological Information
  RTECS#: -
  Toxicity Data[LD50/LC50]: -
  Carcinogenicity: -
  Other: -
12. Ecological Information
  Ecotoxicity: -
  Other: -
13. Disposal Considerations
  Disposal considerations: Contact a licensed professional waste disposal service to dispose of this material in a manner consistent with federal, state and local environmental regulations
14. Transport Information
  Shipping Name: Toxic, liquids, organic, n.o.s.
  Hazard Class: 6.1 (3)
  UN Number: 2810
  Packing Group: II
15. Regulatory Information
  European/International Regulations: -
  European Labeling in Accordance with EC Directives
    Hazard Symbols: 1.T
    R-Phrases: 1.Flammable.
2.Irritating to eyes.
3.Irritating to respiratory system.
4.Irritating to skin.
5.May cause cancer.
    S-Phrases: 1.Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking.
2.In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the lable where possible).
3.Avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use.
  WGK(Water Danger/Protection): -
  US Federal TSCA: CAS# 3970-21-6 is listed on the TSCA inventory.
16. Other Information
  Other information: The above information is believed to be accurate but does not suppose to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. Reagent World makes no warranty of merchantability or any other warranty, express or implied, with respect to such information. Users should make their own investigations to determine the accountability of the information for their purposes in particular. In no way shall the company be liable for any claims, losses, or damages of any third party or for lost profits or any special, indirect, incidental, consequential of exemplary damages, howsoever arising, even if the company has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
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