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Section 1 Product Description

Product Name: EM-1® Septic Treatment
Recommended Uses: Waste and Wastewater Treatment, Bioremediation, Odor Control
Synonyms: Microbial Inoculant, Microbes, Deodorizer
Produced By: EMRO USA, Inc.
2440 N Coyote Dr
Suite 126
Tucson, AZ 85745
(520) 792-3143
Chemical Identification: (866) 369-3678 x81

Section 2 Hazard Identification

This section identifies the hazards of the chemical presented on the SDS and the appropriate warning information associated with those hazards.

Pictograms: None exist for Non-hazardous materials
Hazard Rating: Health: 0 Normal Material
Fire: 0 Will not burn
Reactivity: 0 Stable

No hazardous ingredients present; not hazardous to humans, animals or plants.

GHS Classification:
No classification exists for microorganisms

Other Safety Precautions: None necessary.

Section 3 Composition / Information on Ingredients

Chemical Name CAS#
Water 7732-18-5
Lactic Acid Bacteria Not Classified
Yeast Not Classified
Photosynthetic Bacteria Not Classified

Section 4 First Aid Measures

Emergency and First Aid Procedures
Inhalation: In cases of inhalation, remove to fresh air
Eyes: In case of contact with eyes, rinse with water for 10 seconds.
Skin Contact: Rinse with clean water.
Ingestion: If swallowed, drink some fresh water.

Section 5 Firefighting Procedures

Extinguishing Media: Material will not combust.
Fire Fighting Methods and Protection: Same precautions shall be taken as for fighting a fire of water.
Fire and/or Explosion Hazards: None
Hazardous Combustion Products: None

Section 6 Spill or Leak Procedures

Steps to Take in Case Material Is Released of Spilled:
Floors: Mop up with fresh water, sewer disposal
Waste Disposal Method: Sewer disposal. Material is Biodegradable, all natural organic ingredients, Non-GMO
Soil: Rinse area with water.

Section 7 Handling and Storage

Handling: Pour material with spigot, siphon, or dosage pumps. Material digests biological matter (fats, oils, grease). Avoid contact with these materials if you don’t want them digested.
Storage: Store at temperatures between (40 and 120º F) Do not freeze. Keep container closed and out of direct sunlight.
Storage Code: Green. General Chemical Storage.

Section 8 Protection Information

Respiratory Protection: None
Ventilation: None
Protective Gloves: Optional
Eye Protection: Safety glasses optional
Protective Clothing: None
Work Practices: Clean up spills immediately; floor will be slick

Section 9 Physical Data

Formula: Proprietary Vapor Pressure: N/D
Molecular Weight: Evaporation Rate: Equal to water
Appearance: Brown liquid Vapor Density (Air=1) 0.804 g/L
Odor: Mild Specific Gravity: 1.2 (25ºC)
pH: 3.5 Solubility in Water: Soluble
Melting Point: N/A Log Pow (calculated): Not known
Boiling Point: >100 °C Autoignition Temperature: 536ºC
Flash Point: None Viscosity: Same as water
Flammable Limits in Air: N/A % Volatile by Volume: 0

Section 10 Reactivity Data

Reactivity: Not reactive under normal conditions.
Chemical Stability: Stable
Incompatible Materials: None, non-reactive
Hazardous Decomposition Products: None
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur

Section 11 Toxicity Data

Routes of Entry: Inhalation and ingestion
Symptoms (Acute): Coughing, abdominal discomfort (gas pain), loose stool
Displayed Effects: No long-term effects.

Acute Toxicity:
Chemical Name CAS Number Oral LD50 Dermal LD50 Inhalation LD50
Water 7732-18-5 Oral LD50 Rat 90000 mg/kg
Lactic Acid Bacteria Not Classified
Yeast Not Classified
Photosynthetic Bacteria Not Classified

Carcinogenicity:
CAS Number IARC NTP OSHA
Water 7732-18-5 Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed
Lactic Acid Bacteria Not Classified Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed
Yeast Not Classified Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed
Photosynthetic Bacteria Not Classified Not Listed Not Listed Not Listed

Chronic Effects:
Mutagenicity: No evidence of a mutagenic effect.
Teratogenicity: No evidence of a teratogenic effect (birth defect)
Sensitization: No evidence of a sensitization effect.
Reproductive: No evidence of negative reproductive effects
Target Organ Effects:
Acute: No evidence of acute effects on organs.
Chronic: No evidence of effects on the eyes.

Section 12 Ecological Data

Overview: No ecological hazards known at any concentration.
Mobility: This material is expected to be moderately mobile in soils. It absorbs into most soil types.
Persistence: 100% Biodegradable
Bioaccumulation: Bioaccumulation is not expected or occur.
Degradability: Biodegrades quickly.
Other Adverse Effects: No Data.

Chemical Name CAS Number Eco Toxicity
Water 7732-18-5 No Data Available
Lactic Acid Bacteria Not Classified No Data Available
Yeast Not Classified No Data Available
Photosynthetic Bacteria Not Classified No Data Available

Section 13 Disposal Information

Disposal Methods: Either use old or expired product in compost or pour down a common drain.
Water Disposal Code(s): This is an unregulated material.

Section 14 Transport Information

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Section 15 Regulatory Information

TSCA Status: Not on Toxic Substances Lists


Section 16 Additional Information

Revised 5/31/2015
The information provided in this (Material) Safety Data Sheet represents a compilation of data drawn directly from various sources available to us. Carolina Biological Supply makes no representation or guarantee as to the suitability of this information to a particular application of the substance covered in the (Material) Safety Data Sheet.

Glossary
ACGIH American Conference of Governmental NTP National Toxicology Program
Industrial Hygienists

CAS Chemical Abstract Service Number OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration

CERCLA Comprehensive Environmental Response, PEL Permissible Exposure Limit
Compensation, and Liability Act ppm Parts per million

RCRA Resource Conservation and Recovery Act

DOT U.S. Department of Transportation SARA Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act

IARC International Agency for Research on Cancer TLV Threshold Limit Value

N/A Not Available TSCA Toxic Substances Control Act

IDLH Immediately dangerous to life and health