Danger

EFFECTIVE DATE

2015-01-12

PICTOGRAMS

Porter Township School Corporation
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Acetylene Dissolved

Danger 2015-01-12

Hazard Statements

extremely flammable gas

may react explosively in the absence of air at elevated pressure and/or temperature

contains gas under pressure, may explode if heated

may displace oxygen and cause rapid suffocation

may form explosive mixtures in the air

Precautionary Statements

do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood

keep away from heat, open flames, sparks, hot surfaces - no smoking

use and store only outdoors or in a well-ventilated place

leaking gas fire - do not extinguish, unless leak can be stopped safely

eliminate all ignition sources if safe to do so

dispose of contents/container in accordance with container/supplier/owner instructions

use a back flow preventive device in the piping

fusible plugs in the top, bottom, or valve melt at 98C-107C (208F-224F)

do not discharge at pressures above 15psig

close valve after each use and when empty

never put cylinders into unventilated areas of passenger vehicles

protect from sunlight when ambient temperature exceeds 52C (125F)

Manufacturer information

Name

Praxair Inc

Phone

1-800-772-9247 (1-800-PRAXAIR)

Address

10 Riverview Drive
Danbury, CT 06810-6268

PICTOGRAMS

Porter Township School Corporation
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