Is Mono Ethylene Glycol hazardous?
Potential Acute Health Effects: Hazardous in case of ingestion. Slightly hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant, permeator), of eye contact (irritant), of inhalation. Severe over-exposure can result in death. Potential Chronic Health Effects: CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS: A4 (Not classifiable for human or animal.)
Is Mono ethylene glycol carcinogenic?
EFFECTS OF CHRONIC OR REPEATED EXPOSURE: Ethylene glycol is not classifiable as a human carcinogen. Limited studies have not found ethylene glycol to be a carcinogen. It is not known whether chronic or repeated exposure to ethylene glycol increases the risk of reproductive toxicity or developmental toxicity.
What is the difference between mono ethylene glycol and ethylene glycol?
There’s no difference at a functional level.
What are two ways to obtain an MSDS during an emergency?
If you require access to an MSDS in an emergency situation and access is not available via the usual means (CHEMWATCH, your supervisor, your local health, safety and risk manager (HSRM), the Office of Risk Management, etc.) contact Protection Services at ext. 5411 to request one.