Amylopsin

  • alpha-Amylase
  • Amylase-AD
  • Amylase-THC-250
  • Amylogal-CS
  • Amylolisin-5
Formula
Unspecified
Description
Solid.
Uses
Pancreatic enzyme that aids in the conversion of starch to maltose and glucose.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
9000-90-2
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
232-565-6
EC Index Number
647-015-00-4
EC Class
Sensitising
S 22 24 36/37
RTECS
BU7432500
RTECS class
Other
Beilstein/Gmelin
NA
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Solubility in water
10 g/L (20 C)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a cool, dry place.
Handling
Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Protection
Eyes: Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166. Skin: Wear appropriate gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
Respirators
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Small spills/leaks
Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal container. Avoid generating dusty conditions.
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
None.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. Extinguishing media: For small fires, use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide or chemical foam.

Health.
Poison_Class
F (Not subject to toxicity classification)
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
The toxicological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated. This is a human source
   Inhalation
The toxicological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
   Skin
May cause skin irritation.
   Eyes
May cause eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical aid.
   Inhalation
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid.
   Skin
Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
   Eyes
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.

Transport.
HS Code
3507 90 90