Nisin

  • NSC-112903
  • Ambicin N
Formula
C143H230N42O37S7
Uses
A solution of this material can be used to reduce lead content in fish during washing procedures.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1414-45-5
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
215-807-5
22 24/25
RTECS
QU3340000
RTECS class
Drug; Natural Product
Merck
13,6592
Beilstein/Gmelin
8188142
Beilstein Reference
-
Austrailia AICS
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C143H230N42O37S7
Formula mass
3354.12

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store at 2-8 C.
Protection
Wear appropriate government approved respirator, chemical-resistant gloves, safety goggles, other protective clothing.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides, Sulfur oxides.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Hazards
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.

Health.
Exposure effects

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, call a physician.
   Skin
In case of skin contact, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Call a physician.
   Eyes
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.

Transport.