BERNZOMATIC -- PROPANE - PROPANE 
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
NSN: 6830013861396
Manufacturer's CAGE: 70785 
Part No. Indicator: B 
Part Number/Trade Name: PROPANE 
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                            General Information
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Item Name: PROPANE 
Company's Name: BERNZOMATIC CORP 
Company's Street: OLNEY ST 
Company's City: MEDINA 
Company's State: NY 
Company's Country: US 
Company's Zip Code: 14103-1648 
Company's Emerg Ph #: 716-798-4949 
Company's Info Ph #: 716-798-4949 
Distributor/Vendor # 1: NASTER SALE INC / DBA ACE TOOL CO 
Distributor/Vendor # 1 Cage: 1X015 
Safety Data Action Code: A 
Record No. For Safety Entry: 003 
Tot Safety Entries This Stk#: 003 
Status: SE 
Date MSDS Prepared: 07FEB97 
Safety Data Review Date: 15OCT97 
Supply Item Manager: CX 
MSDS Serial Number: CFKTZ 
Specification Number: UNKNOWN 
Hazard Characteristic Code: G2 
Unit Of Issue: CY 
Unit Of Issue Container Qty: 16.4 OZ 
Type Of Container: DISPO CYLINDR 
Net Unit Weight: 12X 16.4 OZ 
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                     Ingredients/Identity Information
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Proprietary: NO 
Ingredient: PROPANE
Ingredient Sequence Number: 01 
Percent: 100 
Ingredient Action Code: A 
NIOSH (RTECS) Number: TX2275000 
CAS Number: 74-98-6 
OSHA PEL: 1000 PPM 
ACGIH TLV: ASPHYXIANT; 9596 
Other Recommended Limit: NONE RECOMMENDED 
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                     Physical/Chemical Characteristics
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Appearance And Odor: COLORELSS, ROTTEN EGG ODOR
Boiling Point: -44F,-42C 
Melting Point: NA 
Vapor Pressure (MM Hg/70 F): 197PSIG 
Vapor Density (Air=1): 1.56 
Specific Gravity: 0.51 LIQ @60F 
Decomposition Temperature: NP 
Evaporation Rate And Ref: NA 
Solubility In Water: NOT SOLUBLE 
Percent Volatiles By Volume: NP 
Viscosity: NP 
pH: NP 
Corrosion Rate (IPY): NP 
Autoignition Temperature: NP 
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                      Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
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Flash Point: -156F,-104C 
Flash Point Method: CC 
Lower Explosive Limit: 2.1 
Upper Explosive Limit: 9.5 
Extinguishing Media: STOP FLOW OF GAS OR OXYGEN
Special Fire Fighting Proc: USE WATER TO COOL TANKS.
Unusual Fire And Expl Hazrds: AUTOIGN TEMPS:842F.HEAVIER THAN AIR(VAPOR
DENSITY 1.5).MAY TRAVEL A CONSIDERABLE DISTANCE TO SOURCE OF IGNITION &
FLASHBACK.
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                              Reactivity Data
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Stability: YES 
Cond To Avoid (Stability): NOT APPLICABLE
Materials To Avoid: NOT APPLICABLE
Hazardous Decomp Products: PROPANE FUEL BURNED EFFICIENTLY NORMAL BY-
PRODS OF COMBUST ARE CO2,H2O.INEFFICIENT BURNING MAY ADD CO TO BY-PROD OF
COMB
Hazardous Poly Occur: NO 
Conditions To Avoid (Poly): NOT APPLICABLE
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                            Health Hazard Data
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LD50-LC50 Mixture: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER. 
Route Of Entry - Inhalation: YES 
Route Of Entry - Skin: YES 
Route Of Entry - Ingestion: YES 
Health Haz Acute And Chronic: CONTACT W/LIQUID PROPANE MAY CAUSE FROST
BURNS.
Carcinogenicity - NTP: NO 
Carcinogenicity - IARC: NO 
Carcinogenicity - OSHA: NO 
Explanation Carcinogenicity: PER MSDS:CARCINOGENCITY:NTP/IARC/OSHA:NOT
APPLICABLE
Signs/Symptoms Of Overexp: HIGH CONCENTRATIONS MAY CAUSE HEADACHES AND
DROWSINESS.
Med Cond Aggravated By Exp: NOT APPLICABLE
Emergency/First Aid Proc: REMOVE EXPOSED PERSON FROM CONTAMINATED AREA.
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                   Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
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Steps If Matl Released/Spill: REMOVE IGNITION SOURCES AND VENTILATE AREA.
Neutralizing Agent: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Waste Disposal Method: VENT GAS TO ATMOSPHERE IN FLAME FREE SPARK FREE
AREA OUTDOORS.
Precautions-Handling/Storing: STORE AT TEMPERATURES BELOW 120F IN WELL
VENTILATED SPARK FREE FLAME FREE AREA.
Other Precautions: NONE
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                             Control Measures
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Respiratory Protection: NOT REQUIRED WITH NORMAL USE.
Ventilation: NOT APPLICABLE
Protective Gloves: NOT REQUIRED 
Eye Protection: NOT REQUIRED 
Other Protective Equipment: NOT REQUIRED
Work Hygienic Practices: NOT APPLICABLE
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                            Transportation Data
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Transportation Action Code: A 
Trans Data Review Date:   97288 
DOT PSN Code: LLG 
DOT Proper Shipping Name: PETROLEUM GASES, LIQUEFIED OR LIQUEFIED
PETROLEUM GAS
DOT Class: 2.1 
DOT ID Number: UN1075 
DOT Label: FLAMMABLE GAS 
IMO PSN Code: LMX 
IMO Proper Shipping Name: PETROLEUM GASES, LIQUEFIED o
IMO Regulations Page Number: 2147 
IMO UN Number: 1075 
IMO UN Class: 2(2.1) 
IMO Subsidiary Risk Label: - 
IATA PSN Code: TJL 
IATA UN ID Number: 1075 
IATA Proper Shipping Name: PETROLEUM GASES, LIQUEFIED
IATA UN Class: 2.1 
IATA Label: FLAMMABLE GAS 
AFI PSN Code: TJL 
AFI Prop. Shipping Name: PETROLEUM GASES, LIQUEFIED OR LIQUEFIED PETROLIUM
GAS
AFI Class: 2.1 
AFI ID Number: UN1075 
AFI Special Prov: P4 
AFI Basic Pac Ref: A6.3, A6.7 
Additional Trans Data: PER MSDS:DOT PROPER SHIPPING NAME:PETROLEUM GAS,
LIQUIFIED,FLAMM GAS,UN1075,2.1.
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                               Disposal Data
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                                Label Data
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Label Required: YES 
Technical Review Date: 15OCT97 
Label Status: F 
Common Name: PROPANE 
Chronic Hazard: YES 
Signal Word: DANGER! 
Acute Health Hazard-Severe: X 
Contact Hazard-Slight: X 
Fire Hazard-Severe: X 
Reactivity Hazard-None: X 
Special Hazard Precautions: CONTACT W/LIQUID PROPANE MAY CAUSE FROST
BURNS. STORE AT TEMPERATURES BELOW 120F IN WELL VENTILATED SPARK FREE FLAME
FREE AREA. FIRST AID: REMOVE EXPOSED PERSON FROM CONTAMINATED AREA.
Protect Eye: Y 
Protect Skin: Y 
Label Name: BERNZOMATIC CORP 
Label Street: OLNEY ST 
Label City: MEDINA 
Label State: NY 
Label Zip Code: 14103-1648 
Label Country: US 
Label Emergency Number: 716-798-4949 
Year Procured: 1997