770355 - 1,2-dipalmitoyl-<EM>sn</EM>-glycero-3-phosphocholine (DPPC) - Avanti Polar Lipids
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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (DPPC)
(Powder)

1. Product Identification
Product Name: 1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (DPPC)
Physical Form: Powder
Color: White
Synonyms: 16:0 PC (GMP)
M.W.: 734.039
Chemical Formula: C40H80NO8P
Catalog Number: 770355
Chemical Abstracts Registry Number: 63-89-8
Emergency Contact Information:
24 Hour Emergency Telephone
CHEMTREC
United States: 1-800-424-9300
International: 703-527-3887

2. Composition/Information on Ingredients
Ingredient
CAS No
Percent
Hazardous
1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (DPPC)
 
63-89-8
100%
No

3. Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

OSHA Hazards

No known OSHA hazards

HMIS Classification


Health Hazard
: 0

Flammability
: 0

Physical hazards
: 0
NFPA Rating

Health Hazard
: 0
Fire: 0

Reactivity Hazard
: 0

Potential Health Effects

Inhalation
May be harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory tract irritation.

Skin
May be harmful if absorbed through skin. May cause skin irritation.

Eyes
May cause eye irritation.

Ingestion May be harmful if swallowed.


4. First Aid Measures

If inhaled
If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration

In case of skin contact

Wash off with soap and plenty of water.

In case of eye contact

Flush eyes with water as a precaution.

If swallowed

Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water.


5. Fire Fighting Measures

Flammable properties
Flash point no data available
Ignition temperature no data available

Suitable extinguishing media

Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.

Special protective equipment for fire-fighters

Wear self contained breathing apparatus for fire fighting if necessary.


6. Accidental Release Measures

Personal precautions
Avoid dust formation.

Environmental precautions

Do not let product enter drains.

Methods for cleaning up
Sweep up and shovel. Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.


7. Handling and Storage

Handling
Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed.
Normal measures for preventive fire protection.

Storage

Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.
Recommended storage temperature: -20 °C


8.
Exposure Controls/Personal Protection

Contains no substances with occupational exposure limit values.

Personal protective equipment


Respiratory protection

Respiratory protection is not required. Where protection from nuisance levels of dusts are desired, use type N95
(US) or type P1 (EN 143) dust masks. Use respirators and components tested and approved under appropriate
government standards such as NIOSH (US) or CEN (EU).

Hand protection

For prolonged or repeated contact use protective gloves.

Eye protection

Safety glasses

Hygiene measures

General industrial hygiene practice.


9. Physical and Chemical Properties

Appearance
Form powder, lyophilized

Safety data

pH no data available
Melting point no data available
Boiling point no data available
Flash point no data available
Ignition temperature no data available
Lower explosion limit no data available
Upper explosion limit no data available
Water solubility no data available


10. Stability and Reactivity

Storage stability
Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Materials to avoid

Strong oxidizing agents

Hazardous decomposition products

Hazardous decomposition products formed under fire conditions. - Carbon oxides


11. Toxicological Information

Acute toxicity
no data available

Irritation and corrosion
no data available

Sensitisation

no data available

Chronic exposure

IARC: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as probable, possible or confirmed human carcinogen by IARC.

ACGIH: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as
a carcinogen or potential carcinogen by ACGIH.

NTP: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as
a known or anticipated carcinogen by NTP.

OSHA: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is identified as
a carcinogen or potential carcinogen by OSHA.

Potential Health Effects


Inhalation
May be harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory tract irritation.

Skin
May be harmful if absorbed through skin. May cause skin irritation.

Eyes
May cause eye irritation.

Ingestion May be harmful if swallowed.


12. Ecological Information

Elimination information (persistence and degradability)
no data available

Ecotoxicity effects

no data available

Further information on ecology

no data available


13. Disposal Considerations

Product
Observe all federal, state, and local environmental regulations.

Contaminated packaging

Dispose of as unused product.


14. Transport Information

DOT (US)
Not dangerous goods

IMDG

Not dangerous goods

IATA

Not dangerous goods


15. Regulatory Information

OSHA Hazards
No known OSHA hazards

TSCA Status

Not On TSCA Inventory
1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (DPPC)
Cas Number: 63-89-8

DSL Status
This product contains the following components that are not on the Canadian DSL nor NDSL lists.
1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (DPPC)
Cas Number: 63-89-8

SARA 302 Components

SARA 302: No chemicals in this material are subject to the reporting requirements of SARA Title III, Section 302.

SARA 313 Components

SARA 313: This material does not contain any chemical components with known CAS numbers that exceed the threshold (De Minimis) reporting levels
established by SARA Title III, Section 313.

SARA 311/312 Hazards

No SARA Hazards

Massachusetts Right To Know Components

No Components Listed

Pennsylvania Right To Know Components
1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (DPPC)
Cas Number: 63-89-8

New Jersey Right To Know Components
1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (DPPC)
Cas Number: 63-89-8

California Prop. 65 Components

This product does not contain any chemicals known to State of California to cause cancer, birth, or any other reproductive defects.


16. Other Information

Further information
The above information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. The information in this document is based on the present state of our knowledge and is applicable to the product with regard to appropriate safety precautions. It does not represent any guarantee of the properties of the product. Avanti Polar Lipids, Inc., shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with the above product. See reverse side of invoice or packing slip for additional terms and conditions of sale.

 

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Revised: 01/2014