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SPINOSAD ICSC: 1502
Date of Peer Review: April 2004

CAS # 168316-95-8 C41H65NO10 x C42H67NO10
RTECS # WG9110000
UN #
EC #
TYPES OF HAZARD / EXPOSURE ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS PREVENTION FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.
NO open flames.
Powder, water spray, foam, carbon dioxide.
EXPLOSION


EXPOSURE


Inhalation
Avoid inhalation of dust.

Skin
Protective gloves.

Eyes Redness. Pain.
Safety spectacles.
First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then take to a doctor.
Ingestion
Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work. Wash hands before eating.

SPILLAGE DISPOSAL PACKAGING & LABELLING
Sweep spilled substance into containers. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Personal protection: P1 filter respirator for inert particles.
Do not transport with food and feedstuffs.
EU Classification
UN Classification

EMERGENCY RESPONSE STORAGE

Separated from food and feedstuffs.
IPCS
International
Programme on
Chemical Safety
Prepared in the context of cooperation between the International Programme on Chemical Safety and the Commission of the European Communities IPCS, CEC 1999

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SPINOSAD ICSC: 1502
IMPORTANT DATA
PHYSICAL STATE; APPEARANCE:
GREY TO WHITE SOLID

OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS:
TLV not established. MAK not established.
ROUTES OF EXPOSURE:
The substance can be absorbed into the body by ingestion.

INHALATION RISK:
Evaporation at 20C is negligible; a nuisance-causing concentration of airborne particles can, however, be reached quickly on spraying or when dispersed, especially if powdered.

EFFECTS OF SHORT-TERM EXPOSURE:
The substance is mildly irritating to the eyes.

EFFECTS OF LONG-TERM OR REPEATED EXPOSURE:
The substance may have effects on the kidneys and liver, resulting in tissue lesions.
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
Boiling point (decomposes): 173C
Melting point: 112-123C
Solubility in water: none
Vapour pressure, Pa at 20C: negligible
Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 4
ENVIRONMENTAL DATA
The substance is harmful to aquatic organisms. This substance may be hazardous in the environment; special attention should be given to honey bees. This substance does enter the environment under normal use. Great care, however, should be given to avoid any additional release, e.g. through inappropriate disposal.
NOTES
Spinosad is a mixture of Spinosyn A (CAS 131929-60-7) and Spinosyn B (CAS 131929-63-0). If the substance is formulated with solvents also consult the ICSCs of these materials. Carrier solvents used in commercial formulations may change physical and toxicological properties.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


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IPCS, CEC 1999