1.0 Products Identification: Lactic Acid Casein
1.1 Identified Uses: Binder for paints, pigment carrier.
1.2 Supplier Details: Rose of Jericho Ltd
1.3 Emergency Telephone: +44 (0) 1935 83676
2.0 Hazards Identification
2.1 Hazards classification: The product is not classified as hazardous to health or the environment according to the CLP/GHS Directive
2.2 Label: Label in accordance with EC No. 1272/2008
3.0 Composition/information on ingredients
Casein CAS No. 900-71-9;
4.0 First Aid Measures
4.1.2 Inhalation: Inhalation can cause coughing, sneezing and respiratory problems. Move into fresh air and keep at rest. Get medical attention if any discomfort continues.
4.1.3 Ingestion: Drink plenty of water. Do not give casualty anything to drink if unconscious. Get medical attention if discomfort continues.
4.1.4 Skin: Skin contact may cause irritation due to mechanical action or sensitive skin. Wash skin thoroughly with soap and water for several minutes. Get medical attention if irritation persists after washing.
4.1.5 Eye Contact: Eye contact can cause irritation due to mechanical action and secretion of tears. Immediately flush with plenty of water for up to 15 minutes. Remove contact lenses and open eyelids widely. If irritation persists seek medical attention and bring these instructions.
5.0 Fire Fighting Measures:
5.1 Extinguishing media: Foam, carbon dioxide (CO2), Extinguishing powder, Water jet.
5.2 Special Hazards: In the case of fire: formation of carbon oxides, toxic gases/vapours.
5.3 Advice for fire fighters: Wear self-contained respiratory protective devices and clothing.
6.0 Accidental Release Measures:
6.1 Personal Precautions: Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid inhalation of dust, wear dust mask if necessary.
6.2 Environmental precautions: Do not discharge into drain, watercourses or onto the ground.
6.3 Methods of Cleaning up: Remove spillage with vacuum or shovel and broom. Do not use airline.
7.0 Handling and Storage
7.1 Precautions for safe handling: Use mechanical ventilation if handling causes formation of dust. Observe occupational exposure limits and minimise the risk of dust inhalation. Provide sufficient means of filtration of exhausted air.
7.2 Conditions for safe storage, including incompatibilities
Store in original container in a cool dry place. Keep away from food and drink.
8.0 Controls/ Personal Protection Exposure.
8.1 Control parameters
Does not contain substances with occupational exposure limits
8.2 Exposure Controls
Respiratory equipment: Use filter type P2
Hand protection: PVC or rubber gloves are recommended
Eye protection: Use eye protection
Other protection: Provide eyewash station.
Skin protection: Wear appropriate clothing to prevent repeated or prolonged skin contact.
Environmental exposure controls: All machinery used for handling the product in powder form have to be provided with ventilation and filters to avoid contamination of working area and environment.
9.0 Physical and Chemical Properties.
Appearance: Cream-white Powder
Solubility: Insoluble in water. Soluble in some solvents.
Bulk density: 645g/litre.
PH-value 5 (20°C)
11.0 Toxicological Information
11.1 Not considered to be Toxic
12.0 Ecological Information.
12.1 Mobility in soil: The product is insoluble in water and will sediment in water systems.
13.0. Disposal Considerations
Non hazardous. Dispose of waste and residues in accordance with local authority requirements.
14.0. Transport information
NON HAZARDOUS. The product is not covered by international regulations on the transport of dangerous goods (IMDG, IATA, ADR/RID)
15.0 Regulatory Information
Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 on classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixture
Water hazard classification, not hazardous to water (Germany).