Chemical Name: Propidium Iodide
CAS Number: 25535-16-4
First Aid Measures
Eye Contact: Irrigate thoroughly with water for at least 15 minutes. Seek medical advice.
Skin Contact: Wash skin thoroughly with soap and water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before re-use. In severe cases, obtain medical attention.
Inhalation: Remove from exposure, rest and keep warm. In severe cases, seek medical advice.
Ingestion: Wash out mouth thoroughly with water and give plenty of water to drink. Seek medical advice.
Accidental Release Measures
Wear appropriate protective clothing. Inform others to keep a safe distance. Spread inert absorbent material liberally over spillage. If local regulations permit, mop up cautiously with plenty of water and run to waste, diluting greatly with running water. Otherwise transfer to container and arrange removal by disposal company. Wash site of spillage thoroughly with water.
Handling and Storage
Handling: No special handling required. Store at 4C or colder, protect from light.
Exposure Controls / Personal Protection
Ventilation: Use in an open, well-ventilated area
Gloves: Rubber or plastic
Eye Protection: Lab goggles or face shield
Physical and Chemical Properties
Melting Point: 220-225C
Boiling Temperature: No data available
Density: No data available
Vapor Pressure: No data available
Solubility in Water: Very soluble
Flash Point: No data available
Explosion limits: No data available
Ignition Temperature: No data available
Stability and Reactivity: Stable at room temperature
Transport: not classified as dangerous
Material Safety Data Sheet for IANBD
Chemical Name: N-((2-(iodoacetoxy)ethyl)-N-methyl)amino-7-nitrobenz-2-oxa-1,3-diazole (IANBD ester)
The product contains no substances which at their given concentration are considered to be hazardous to health. NOVUS recommends handling all chemicals with caution.