Glo Germ Mist ingredients

posted Mar 16, 2017, 7:41 PM by Todd Fox   [ updated Mar 16, 2017, 7:42 PM ]
The following is information from the MSDS sheet for the Glo Germ Mist product.

Glo Germ™ Company 
PO Box 537 
Moab, Utah 84532 

Safety Data Sheet (SDS) 

Section 1: Identification 

GLO GERM™ MIST Refill 
For use in MIST Spray Canister 

Emergency & Information Telephone Numbers 
1-800-842-6622 Glo Germ™ M-F 9 am -5 pm MST 
1101 South Murphy Lane, Moab UT 84532 
1-800-424-9300 ChemTrec® 
NFPA Ratings H F R 1 0 0 

Recommended use: Training aid used to simulate airborne bacteria and demonstrate surface contamination for cleaning technique. For external use only. See product label for specific use and instruction. Do not ingest. Avoid contact with eyes. 

Section 2: Hazard(s) Identification 
  • No hazardous ingredients present in hazardous concentrations. 
  • Health Rating: 1 
  • Flammability Rating: 0 
  • Reactivity Rating: 0 
  • HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard 

Section 3: Composition/Information on Ingredients 
  • Distilled Water < 91% 
  • Glo Germ™ White Powder <10% 
  • Anti-Foaming Agent (Trade Secret) < .04% 
  • Suffocant (Trade Secret) .01% 
  • Note(s): See Section 15 for chemicals appearing on Federal or State Right-To-Know lists. 

Section 4: First-Aid Measures Glo Germ MIST Refill Revision Date: 30-July-2015 Page 2 of 5 
  • Eye contact: Flush with water immediately and for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present. Continue flushing until discomfort is eased. If irritation persists seek medical advice/attention. 
  • Skin contact: If discomfort or redness occurs, wash off with warm water and soap. Should problem persist, seek medical advice/attention. 
  • Ingestion: Drink 1 to 2 glasses of water. Do NOT induce vomiting. Get medical attention if discomfort or symptoms occur. 
  • Inhalation: Move to fresh air. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. 
  • Medical Conditions: Generally aggravated by exposure – Allergic or slight skin irritation may occur. 

Section 5: Fire-Fighting Measures 
  • This product is not flammable. Use fire-extinguishing media appropriate for surrounding materials. 
  • Flash Point: Boils before flashing 
  • Flammable Limits: Unknown 
  • LEL: Unknown UEL: Unknown 
  • Extinguishing Media: No recommendations or restrictions for product. 
  • Special Fire Fighting Procedures: No special firefighting procedures are indicated. 
  • Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: None 

Section 6: Accidental Release Measures 
  • Do not get in eyes. Use personal protective equipment as required. Prevent runoff. For small spills, clean up with an absorbent towel. For larger spillage, absorb with earth, sand or other non-combustible material and transfer to containers for later disposal. Observe government regulations (see section 13). 

Section 7: Handling and Storage 
  • Handling: Use in well ventilated area and avoid contact with eyes. 
  • Storage: For best results, ensure container is tightly closed. Avoid freezing and temperatures above 100 deg F. 

Section 8: Exposure Controls/Personal Protection 
  • Eye protection: Not required for normal use. 
  • Skin protection: Not required for single use of short duration. For prolonged or repeated exposure, use impervious clothing over parts of the body subject to exposure. 
  • Respiratory protection: Not required for normal use. 
  • Ventilation: Adequate ventilation in accordance with good engineering practice is necessary. Glo Germ MIST Refill Revision Date: 30-July-2015 Page 3 of 5 

Section 9: Physical and Chemical Properties 
  • Physical State: Liquid 
  • Appearance: Opaque White, Under UV light will appear blue 
  • Odor: Mild 
  • Odor Threshold: No Information Available 
  • pH: No Information Available 
  • Relative Density: No Information Available 
  • Melting/Freezing Point: No Information Available 
  • Solubility: No Information Available 
  • Initial boiling point/range: No Information Available 
  • Flash Point: Product is aqueous solution containing > 50% water 
  • Evaporation rate: No Information Available 
  • Flammability: No Information Available 
  • Partition coefficient: n-octanol/water: No Information Available 
  • Auto-ignition temperature: No Information Available 
  • Decomposition temperature: No Information Available 
  • Viscosity of Product: No Information Available 
  • VOC Content: Products comply with US state and federal regulations for VOC content. 

Section 10: Stability and Reactivity 
  • Reactivity: None under normal conditions. 
  • Stability: Stable under normal conditions. 
  • Conditions to avoid: None under normal processing. 
  • Incompatibility (materials to avoid): None 
  • Hazardous Polymerization: Will Not Occur 
  • Hazardous Decomposition Products: In the event of combustion, oxides of carbon, nitrogen and sulfur will be formed. 

Section 11: Toxicological Information 
  • Information on likely routes of exposure 
  • Inhalation No known effect 
  • Skin Contact No known effect 
  • Ingestion May cause irritation of the gastro-intestinal tract. 
  • Eye Contact Can be irritating to eyes, especially those with contact lenses. 
  • We have not carried out animal testing, therefore we have no Toxicological Data specifically for this product. The Toxicological Data, where provided by the raw material manufacturer, can be made available upon request. 

Section 12: Ecological Information* (non-mandatory) Glo Germ MIST Refill Revision Date: 30-July-2015 Page 4 of 5 
  • Ecotoxicity: Not regarded as dangerous for the environment. 

Section 13: Disposal Considerations* (non-mandatory) 
  • Disposal should be in accordance with applicable regional, national and local laws and regulations. 

Section 14: Transport Information* (non-mandatory) 
  • Not regulated. 

Section 15: Regulatory Information* (non-mandatory) 
  • SARA Title III SECTION 313: This product contains no chemicals subject to reporting requirements of Section 313 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act. 
  • California Proposition 65 (CARCINOGEN): A component of this product is manufactured in a facility that uses a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer* Ingredient Name CAS-Number FORMALDEHYDE 00050-00-0 
  • OSHA Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200 This product is not considered hazardous as defined. 
  • SARA Sections 311 thru~ 312 Reporting of this product is not required. 
  • Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) All components in this product are listed, or are excluded from listing on the U.S. Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) 8(b) Inventory. 
  • Clean Water Act This product contains no ingredients regulated by the Clean Water Act. 
  • Clean Air Act This product contains no ingredients regulated by the Clean Air Act. 
  • Hazardous Air Pollutant (HAPS) This product contains no Hazardous Air Pollutants (HAP’s). 
  • Clean Air Act Amendments (ODS) No Glo Germ Company product contains an ozone depleting substance (ODS), nor are any of our products manufactured with them. Glo Germ MIST Refill Revision Date: 30-July-2015 Page 5 of 5 
  • Coalition of Northeast Governors (CONEG) This product is in compliance with CONEG (i.e., total cadmium, chromium, lead and mercury < 100 ppm). 
  • FDA 21 CFR Glo Germ Company products are not listed by the FDA for use under 21 CFR since potential applications are so numerous that specific applications must be submitted to the FDA for inclusion in the 21 CFR FDA listing. 

Section 16: Other Information 
  • *Glo Germ™ Powder is manufactured in a plant that uses Formaldehyde. In 10 years of random sample testing at independent labs, Formaldehyde has not been detected in Glo Germ™ particles. The original manufacturing method included using Formaldehyde for “curing” and the nature of the process ensures that any remaining formaldehyde is offgassed. 
  • Disclaimer: The information contained herein is accurate to the best of our knowledge. Glo Germ™ Company makes no warranty of any kind, express or implied, concerning the safe use of this material in your process or in combination with other substances. 
  • *Note: Since other Agencies regulate this information, OSHA will not be enforcing Sections 12 through 15(29 CFR 1910.1200(g)(2)).