Hyaluronic acid

  • Chlamyhyaluronic acid
  • Sepracoat
  • Mucoitin
  • Hyalobarrier gel
Description
Solid.
Uses
Surgical aid (ophthalmological).

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
9004-61-9
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
232-678-0
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed

Properties.
Formula
Unspecified
Solubility in water
Soluble

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a cool, dry location in a tightly sealed container.
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.
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 products.
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. 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
   Ingestion
May be harmful if swallowed.
   Inhalation
May cause irritation.
   Skin
May cause allergic 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.