Dextranase

  • Dextrase
  • Endodextranase
  • a-1,6-Glucan 6-glucanohydrolase
Description
Solid.
Uses
Substance is used in preparation of dextran for clinical use.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
9025-70-1
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
232-803-9
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
Unspecified

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store at 4 C, well ventilated area.
Protection
PVC or other plastic material gloves. Usual safety precautions while handling the product will provide adequate protection against this potential effect. Safety glasses with side-shields.
Respirators
Breathing apparatus only if aerosol or dust is formed.
Small spills/leaks
Eliminate all ignition sources. Absorb and/or contain spill with inert materials (e.g., sand, vermiculite). Then place in appropriate container. For large spills, use water spray to disperse vapors, flush spill area. Prevent runoff from entering waterways or sewers.
Stability
Stable under recommended storage conditions.
Incompatibilities
Oxidizing and spontaneously flammable materials.
Decomposition
Thermal decomposition can lead to release of irritating gases and vapors such as carbon oxides.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Use dry chemical, CO2, water spray or alcohol foam. Water mist may be used to cool closed containers. As in any fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent) and full protective gear.
Combustion products
Burning produces irritant fumes.
Health
1
 
Flammability
1
 
 
Reactivity
0
 

Health.
Exposure effects
Chronic exposure may cause nausea and vomiting, higher exposure causes unconsciousness. Symptoms of overexposure may be headache, dizziness, tiredness, nausea and vomiting.
   Ingestion
May be harmful if swallowed.
   Inhalation
May cause irritation of respiratory tract.
   Skin
May cause allergic skin reaction.
   Eyes
Avoid contact with eyes.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Do not induce vomiting without medical advice.
   Inhalation
Move to fresh air. Call a physician immediately.
   Skin
Rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
   Eyes
In the case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.

Transport.