Fused Silica - MSDS

SECTION I GENERAL INFORMATION

Information provided by: Translume

Address: 655 Phoenix Drive, Suite B, Ann Arbor, MI, 48108, USA

Telephone Number: 734) 528-6371

Product Name(s): Fused Silica (Microfluidic Chips and Devices)

Chemical Name: fused silica

Date effective: September 5, 2012

SECTION II COMPOSITION / INGREDIENTS DATA

Formula: SiO2

Composition: >99,99 % vitreous SiO2

SECTION III HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

No hazardous product as specified in Directive 67/548/EEC.

SECTION IV FIRST AID MEASURES

SiO2,as found in typical microfluidic chips is not dangerous. Only in case of physical breakage should you use the following measures:

After inhalation: Consult doctor.

After skin contact: Wash off with plenty of water.

After eye contact: Rinse with plenty of water with the eyelid held wide open; arrange for medical treatment.

After swallowing; Consult doctor.

SECTION V FIRE-Safety Regulations/ Rules

Rules of action: Product is not flammable.

SECTION VI ACCIDENTIAL RELEASE MEASURES

Person-related precautionary measures: Avoid generation of dust; do not inhale dust. In case of dust, use dust mask.

Procedures for cleaning / absorption: None

SECTION VII HANDLING AND STORAGE

Handling: Avoid breakage. Avoid formation of dust.

Storage: Dry. No further requirements.

SECTION VIII SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION

Respiratory protection: Required when dust is generated.

Eye protection: Wear safety glasses when handling