MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET (MSDS)
|Section I – Identification|
|ExploGrow™ (or ExploGrow with Agribiotics™). DAFF Product Reg. No. B4807|
|Section II – Hazardous Ingredients / Identity Information|
|Hazardous Components (Specific Chemical Identity, Common Name(s): None.
OSHA PEL: N/A. ACGIH TLV: N/A. Other Limits Recommended: N/A.
|Section III – Physical / Chemical Characteristics|
|Boiling Point: 100ºC
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg): 15 lb.
Vapor Density (AIR = 1): N/A
Solubility in Water: 100%
|Specific Gravity (H2O = 1): N/A
Melting Point: N/A
Evaporation Rate (Butyl Acetate = 1): N/A
Appearance and Odor: Black, Odorless, Colorless when diluted
|Section IV – Fire And Explosion Hazard Data|
|Flash Point (Method Used): N/A Extinguishing Media: N/A Special Fire Fighting
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: None
|Flammable Limits: Zero
|Section V – Health Hazard Data / First-aid Measures|
|Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic) Carcinogenicity
IARC Monographs: N/A
OSHA Regulated: Yes Route(s) of Entry Inhalation: No
Signs and Symptoms of Exposure: None
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: None known
Emergency and First Aid Procedures: Rinse with soap and water. Remove from exposure. Provide fresh air. In case of irritation, allergic symptoms or ingestions, seek medical advice.
|Section VI- Accidental Release Measures|
|Small Releases: Contain product. Reuse material if uncontaminated. If contaminated, sweep, shovel or vacuum material into a suitable container for proper disposal. Do not contaminate water supplies. Use standard safety precautions and protective clothing (gloves/goggles) while cleaning up.
Waste Disposal Method: Dispose according to Federal, State or Local procedures under the Resource Conservation
and Recovery Act.
|Section VII – Precautions For Safe Handling and Storing|
|Steps to Be Taken in Case Material is Spilled: Clean with soap and water.
Waste Disposal Method: Follow same disposal protocol as with any other non-hazardous, biodegradable liquid waste.
Precautions to Be Taken in Handling and Storing: Avoid storing in extreme temperatures (or in direct sunlight) for long periods of time. Store in temperature controlled areas between 4.4ºC and 26ºC if possible. Leave at least one inch airspace between top of container and product.
Section VIII– Exposure Controls, Personal Protection
RESPIRATORYPROTECTION: Generally not needed. If use generates an aerosol mist or respiratory irritation, use NIOSH-approved dust/moist respirator (such as 3M#8710).
Ventilation: Where air contaminant scan exceed acceptable criteria, use NIOSH/MSHA approved respiratory protection equipment. Respirators should be selected based on the form and concentration of contaminate. Avoid opening the containers in closed rooms.
SKIN PROTECTION: Neoprene gloves or other work gloves. Wash contaminated clothing prior to reuse.
EYE PROTECTION: Standard safety goggles.
EXPOSURE GUIDELINES: STEL: OSHA
Section IX – Composition/Information on ingredients
Azotobacter vinelandii Azospirillum humicireducens Rhizobium radiobacter Flavimonas oryzihabitans Ensifer fredii
Bacillus licheniformis Bacillus thuringiensis Trichoderma harzianum
CFU Count per ml … >5.7 x 109
Ensifer meliloti Ensifer numidicus Sinorhizobium americanum Pseudomonas japonica Bacillus cereus
Composition of Humic and Fulvic Acid 12% as a carrier for preprimary polymicrobial blend derived from Humalite. Inert ingredients: 88%
No Contaminants or Pathogens present.
Section X – Stability and Reactivity
Stability: This product is stable.
Conditions to Avoid: Exposure, for long periods of time, to high temperatures (exceeding 30ºC) or direct sunlight, if possible.
Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid): This product is incompatible with fungicides and toxic herbicides.
Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts: Product does not produce any hazardous byproducts and is biodegradable.
Hazardous Polymerization: Cannot occur under any condition.
Section XI – Toxicological Information
ORAL: May cause discomfort including possibly some nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Seek medical advice.
DERMAL: May cause slight irritation or cause redness, especially from prolonged exposure.
INHALATION: None expected but inhalation may cause irritation of nasal mucous membranes and/or bronchial irritation or coughs. Provide ventilation and seek medical advice.
CHRONIC/ CARCINOGENICITY: Data not available. None known. TERATOLOGY: Data not available. None known. REPRODUCTION: Data not available. None known.
|MUTAGENICITY: Data not available. None known.
EYES: May cause temporary eye irritation.
|Section XII – Ecological Information|
|Alga/Lemna Growth Inhibition: None. Toxicity to Fish and Invertebrates: None. Toxicity to Plants: None.
Toxicity in Birds: None.
|Section XIII- Disposal Considerations|
|Do not contaminate lakes, streams, ponds, estuaries, oceans or other waters by discharge of waste effluents or equipment wash waters.
Dispose of waste effluents in accordance with waste disposal regulations.
|Section XIV – Transportation Information|
|D.O.T. Not DOT Regulated.
Other Shipping Description: Compound Soil Inoculum – liquid. Not hazardous for air, road, rail or sea transportation.
|Section XV – Regulatory Information|
SARATITLEIII, Section 313 Toxic Chemicals: None.
|Section XVI – Other Information|