MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
SECTION 1: IDENTIFICATION
Product name: Laundry Soap Other product identifiers: NIK-1124
Recommended use: For use in automatic laundry machines.
This industrial SDS is not intended for consumers and does not address consumer use of the product. For information regarding consumer applications please refer to the product label.
Manufacturer: EnviroWay Manufacturing Inc 2241 Hanselman Ave.
Saskatoon, SK S7L 6A7, Canada Tel: 306-244-7727 Fax: 306-244-7772
Toll free: 1-888-274-0862, www.enviroway.ca Manufactured for: nikihk Manufacturing LLP Emergency phone:
Leak and Spill: 1-800-667-7525 (SASK SPILLS) for the Province of Saskatchewan
1-866-845-6037 (Environment Canada) for anywhere else Poison Control: 1-866-454-1212 (Saskatchewan)
SECTION 2: HAZARD IDENTIFICATION
Skin corrosion /irritation Category 2 Serious eye damage Category 1
Oral toxicity Category 5
Signal word Danger
Causes mild skin irritation.
Causes serious eye damage.
May be harmful if swallowed.
Prevention Wear eye protection.
Response If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do so. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
Call a POISON CENTER /doctor if you feel unwell.
SECTION 3: COMPOSITION
Pure substance/mixture: Mixture
The following ingredients have hazardous properties:
|Ingredient||CAS #||% by weight|
|Ethoxylated C12-16 Alcohols||68551-12-2||1-10|
|Ethoxylated C10-12 Alcohols||68154-97-2||1-10|
This product is a consumer product and therefore an SDS is not required. This SDS fully discloses any health and safety hazards but limits the disclosure of ingredient ranges for proprietary reasons.
SECTION 4: FIRST AID MEASURES
IF ON SKIN: Rinse well with water. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
SECTION 5: FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Means of Extinction: Water
Unsuitable means of extinction: None known.
Flashpoint: Information not available
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Use water spray to keep containers cool. Fire fighters should wear selfcontained breathing apparatus and full protective clothing.
SECTION 6: ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Leak and Spill Procedures: Pickup with mops. Wash down residue with water.
SECTION 7: HANDLING AND STORAGE
Handling Procedures and Equipment: Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene. Storage Requirements: Store in a dry area and keep from freezing.
SECTION 8: PERSONAL PROTECTION
None of the ingredients have established occupational exposure limits.
Biological limit values: No biological exposure limits noted for the ingredient(s). Gloves: Use chemical resistant gloves.
Respirator: Not required with routine use.
Eye: Not required with routine use.
Footwear: Not required with routine use. Clothing: Not required with routine use.
SECTION 9: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance: white powder
Odour Threshold (ppm): Information not available pH: 11-12
Melting Point/Freezing Point: Information not available
Initial Boiling Point/Range: Information not available Flash point: Information not available
Evaporation Rate: Information not available Flammability: Information not available
Upper/lower flammability/explosive limit: Information not available
Vapour Pressure (mmHg): Information not available
Vapour Density (air = 1): Information not available
Relative density: Information not available
Solubility in Water: Information not available
Partition coefficient: Information not available
Auto-ignition temperature: Information not available
Decomposition temperature: Information not available Viscosity: Information not available
SECTION 10: STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Chemical Stability: Stable
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur.
Materials to Avoid: Strong bases.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon, silicon and sodium oxides in case of fire.
SECTION 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
EFFECTS OF ACUTE EXPOSURE:
Skin Contact: May cause slight irritation. Prolonged or repeated contact may cause drying of the skin.
Eye Contact: Causes serious eye damage.
Ingestion: May cause nausea, vomiting, and gastrointestinal irritation and diarrhea.
Germ cell mutagenicity: Not available
Carcinogenicity: none of the ingredients are listed as IARC or ACGIH carcinogens
Reproductive toxicity: Not available
STOT single exposure: May cause damage to optic nerve. STOT repeated exposure: Not available
Aspiration hazard: Not available
Routes of exposure: ingestion, skin/eye exposure
EFFECTS OF CHRONIC EXPOSURE:
Skin Contact: Not known.
Eye Contact: Not known. Ingestion: Not known
Numerical measure of toxicity: Oral: LD50 = 3984 mg/kg
Dermal: LD50 = not applicable
Inhalation: LC50 = not applicable
SECTION 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Toxicity: ingredient toxicity values with regards to the environment
|Sodium carbonate||LC50 – Lepomis macrochirus 300 mg/l 96h||EC50 – Ceriodaphnia (water flea) – 220 – 227 mg/l – 48h||Not available|
|Sodium percarbonate||LC50 – Pimephales promelas (fathead minnow) – 70.7 – 96h||EC50 – Daphnia magna
(Water flea) – 4.9 mg/l 48h
|Disodium metasilicate||LC50 – Danio rerio (zebra fish) – 210 mg/l – 96 h||EC50 – Daphnia magna
(Water flea) – 1,700 mg/l 48h
|EC50 – green algae- 207 mg/l – 72 h|
|Ethoxylated C12-16 Alcohols||LC50 (Danio rerio (zebra fish)): 1 – 10 mg/l 96h||Not available||Not available|
|Ethoxylated C10-12 Alcohols||Not available||Not available||Not available|
Persistence and Degradability: Biodegradable. Bioaccumulation/Accumulation: No information available.
Mobility: No information available.
Other adverse effects: No information available.
SECTION 13: DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Waste Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with local regulations at government approved waste sites.
SECTION 14: TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Special Shipping Information: None
TDG Proper Shipping Name: Not Regulated Hazard Class: Not Applicable.
UN Number: Not Applicable.
Packing Group: Not Applicable.
Note: No additional remark. Marine Pollutant: None
DOT Shipping Name: Not Regulated.
DOT Hazardous Class: Not Applicable.
DOT UN Number: Not Applicable.
DOT Packing Group: Not Applicable.
DOT Reportable Quantity (lbs): Not Available.
Note: No additional remark.
Marine Pollutant: None
SECTION 15: REGULATORY INFORMATION
Canadian DSL Inventory Status: all ingredients are on the Domestic Substances List or exempt
SECTION 16: OTHER INFORMATION
Date of latest revision: Nov 23, 2020
Disclaimer – Notice to Reader
Nikihk Manufacturing LP, expressly disclaims all express or implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to the product or information provided herein, and shall under no circumstances be liable for incidental or consequential damages. Do not use ingredient information and/or ingredient percentages in this MSDS as a product specification. All information appearing herein is based upon data obtained from the manufacturer and/or recognized technical sources. While the information is believed to be accurate, Nikihk makes no representations as to its accuracy or sufficiency. Conditions of use are beyond Nikihk’s control and therefore users are responsible to verify this data under their own operating conditions to determine whether the product is suitable for their particular purposes and they assume all risks of their use, handling, and disposal of the product, or from the publication or use of, or reliance upon, information contained herein. This information relates only to the product designated herein, and does not relate to its use in combination with any other material or in any other process.