Perfluorodiglyme (Perfluoro(diethylene glycol dimethyl ether))
Material Safety Data Sheet
Section 1 - Chemical Identification
Exfluor Product ID: C6ETH
Synonyms: Perfluoro(diethylene glycol dimethyl ether)
Chemical Formula: CF3OCF2CF2OCF2CF2OCF3
Issue Date: 12/17/2004
Section 2 - Composition/Information on Ingredients
Section 3 - Hazards Identification
Section 4 - First-Aid Measures
Eyes: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Assure adequate flushing of the eyes by separating the eyelids with fingers.
Skin: Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Allow victim to rinse his mouth with water provided person is conscious. Drink 2-4 cupfulls of water, and seek medical advice.
Section 5 - Fire Fighting Measures
General Information: As in any fire, wear a self-contained breathing apparatus pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and protective gear.
Extinguishing Media: In case of fire, use water spray, carbon dioxide, dry chemical, or polymer foam.
Combustion: Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Hydrogen fluoride
Section 6 - Accidental Release Measures
Section 7 - Handling and Storage
General Information: Use proper personal protective equipment as in section 8.
Precautions: Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards.
Section 8 - Exposure Controls/Personal Protection
Ventilation: Provide local exhaust or process enclosure ventilitation system.
Respiratory Protection: Wear a NIOSH/MSHA approved (or equivalent) respirator.
Eye Protection: Wear splash resistant safety goggles with a faceshield. Provide an emergency eye wash fountain and quick drench shower in the immediate work area.
Gloves: Wear appropriate chemical resistant glove.
Section 9 - Physical Properties
Molecular Formula: C6F14O3
Physical State: Clear liquid
Boiling Point: 66 C
Refractive Index: <1.3000
Molecular Weight: 386
Section 10 - Stability and Reactivity
Conditions to Avoid:
Section 11 - Toxicological Information
Section 12 - Ecological Information
Data not yet available
Section 13 - Disposal Information
Place in a chemical secured landfill or incinerate at 1200 (C) with a 2 second dwell time or at 1600 (C) with a 1.5 second dwell time.
Section 14 - Transportation Information
Section 15 - Regulatory Information
Not on TSCA Inventory, For R&D use only.
CLASSIFICATION AND LABELING ACCORDING TO EU DIRECTIVES
Indication of Danger: T - Toxic
Toxic by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed.
Wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye / face protection. In case of insufficient ventilation, wear suitable respiratory equipment. In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible). In case of accident by inhalation, remove casualty to fresh air and keep at rest.
Section 16 - Other Information
The above information is believed to be correct, but does not purport to
be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. Exfluor Research Corporation
shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with
the above product.