Section 2 Composition/Information on Ingredients
A blend of hydrocarbons consisting primarily of propane, iso butane and n-butane.
Section 3 Hazards Identification
F+ Extremely flammable liquefied gas that readily forms explosive air-vapour mixtures
Eyes Eye contact with liquid product or gas may cause frostbite
Skin Skin contact with liquid product may cause frostbite (cold burns).
Inhalation Inhalation may cause irritation to the nose and throat, headache,
nausea, vomiting dizziness, euphoria, drowsiness. In poorly
ventilated or confined spaces unconsciousness and asphyxiation
Section 4 First Aid Measures
Eyes Flush with plenty of water for a minimum of 15 minutes. Hold eyelids
Skin In case of cold burns, immediately place affected area in tepid to
Inhalation Remove to fresh air. Give oxygen or artificial respiration if needed.
Other Requirements Severe inhalation over exposure to this product may sensitise the
heart to catecholamine induced arrhythmias. Do not administer catecholamines to an over
Section 5 Fire Fighting Measures
Flammability Extremely flammable
Extinguishing Medium Dry powder fire extinguishers
Special Fire Fighting Procedures Beware of vapour accumulating to form explosive
Products of Combustion None known.
Section 6 Accidental Release Measures
Personal Precautions Evacuate personnel to a safe area. Ensure adequate ventilation.
open while flushing to rinse the entire surface of eye and lids with
water. Get medical attention.
warm water and keep immersed until circulation returns.
Get immediate medical attention.
Wear personal protective equipment.
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Environmental Precautions Disperse vapour clouds with water spray.
Decontamination Procedures Evaporates.
Section 7 Storage and Handling
Keep containers tightly closed.
Store in dry, cool well ventilated conditions protected from frost and
Store in original containers
This product is unstenched and therefore leakage cannot be
detected by smell.
Section 8 Exposure Control & Personal Protection
Exposure Limits Standard LT Exp ST Exp
Butane EH40 600ppm 750
Liquified Petroleum Gas 1000ppm 1250
Eyes Wear safety glasses when handling this product.
Skin Wear suitable gloves and long sleeves to cover exposed skin.
Inhalation Ensure area is well ventilated.
Industrial Hygiene Adopt good working practices and personal hygiene standards.
Wash hands after use, before eating, drinking or smoking, and before
and after the toilet. Contaminated clothing should be laundered
Section 9 Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical state liquified gas
Odour odour less
Boiling point (oC) -42
Melting Point (oC) -101
Flash point (oC) -74oC to 104oC
Autoignition Temp (oC) 550oC
Flammability Limits Upper % 1.8% in air
Vapour Pressure 25oC 8.6 bar
Specific gravity of vapour @ 15oC (air=1.0) 1.59
Solubility in water insoluble
Other data Please note these properties do not constitute a specification
Section 10 Stability & Reactivity
Stability Can form explosive mixture with air
Conditions to Avoid Do not mix with chlorine.
Materials to Avoid Alkali metals, strong oxidising agents, peroxide, plastics
Hazardous Decomposition Products Carbon Dioxide, carbon monoxide if deficient in
Lower % 10.0
Section 11 Toxicological Information
Eyes not applicable, product is a gas
Skin not applicable, product is a gas
Inhalation Not determined
Ingestion not applicable, product is a gas
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Carcinogencity Not a known carcinogen
Mutagenicity Not a known mutagen
Tetratogenicity No known behaviour
Section 12 Ecological Information
Environmental Assessment No known ecological damage caused by this product. It must
Section 13 Disposal considerations
Place used and contaminated materials/packaging in suitable containers. Dispose of using a
licensed waste disposal company (Environmental Protection Act 1990 – section 34(7)) and/or
in accordance with local regulations.
Section 14 Transport Information
UN No. 1950
Proper Shipping Name Aerosols, flammable
Packaging Group N/a.
Marine Pollutant No
ADR/RID Class 2
IMO Class 2 P. Instr. P003
IATA Class 2.1 P. Instr. 203
Section 15 Regulatory Information
Dangerous Properties Flammable gas
Label for Supply 2.1 Extremely Flammable
Risk Phrases R12 Extremely flammable
Safety Phrases S2 Keep out of the reach of children
be used and disposed of as recommended in this data sheet.
S16 Keep away from sources of ignition – No smoking
S20/21 When using this aerosol do not eat, drink or smoke
S23 Do not breathe spray
S24/25 Avoid contact with skin and eyes
S46 If swallowed seek medical advice immediately and show
Section 16 Other Information
Other materials should not be added to this product unless recommended.
If you have purchased this product for supply, to a third party, for use at work it is your duty to
take all necessary steps to ensure that any person handling or using the product is provided
with the information within this sheet.
If you are an employer, it is your duty to tell your employees and others, that maybe affected
by the hazards described in this sheet, of any precautions that should be taken.
Legislation and other sources have been used in the compilation of this safety data sheet.