University of Vermont

Cosmogenic Nuclide Laboratory and Geomorphology Research Group

Materials Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)

Here you will find links to MSDS (as PDFs) for all the chemicals we use in the lab. If you are working in the lab, these are a "must read" before you handle any chemicals.

Acids
       Hydrochloric Acid (37%)
       Hydroflouric Acid (48%)
       Nitric Acid (70%)
       Sulfuric Acid (95%)
       Perchloric Acid (70%)
       Phosphoric Acid (85%)

Bases
       Ammonium Hydroxide (29%)
       Potassium Hydroxide (100%)
       Sodium Hexametaphosphate (90-100%)
       Sodium Hydroxide (97%)

Organic Solvents
       Ethanol (100%, lab area ONLY)
       Acetone (100%, lab area ONLY)
       Coffee (112%, write-up area ONLY)

Resins
       Anion resin
       Cation resin

Salts
       Potassium Hydrogen Fluoride (100%)
       Sodium Sulfate (100%)
       Dihydrogen Hexafluorosilicate (23%)

Metals
       Niobium Powder
       Silver Powder

Solutions
       Conductivity Standard
       LST Heavy Liquid (>80%)
       Hydrogen Peroxide (30%)
       pH 4.0 Indicator Solution
       pH 7.0 Indicator Solution
       pH 10.0 Indicator Solution
       Aluminum (Al) 1000 ppm standard
       Beryllium (Be) 1000 ppm standard
       Calcium (Ca) 1000 ppm standard
       Gallium (Ga) 1000 ppm standard
       Iron (Fe) 1000 ppm standard
       Magnesium (Mg) 1000 ppm standard
       Potassium (K) 1000 ppm standard
       Sodium (Na) 1000 ppm standard
       Titanium (Ti) 1000 ppm standard
       Yttrium (Y) 1000 ppm standard

Dyes (for fieldwork and teaching)
       Red River Dye Liquid
       Yellow River Tablets

Teflon coating for mineral digestion blocks
       Teflon coating - midcoat black
       Teflon coating - primer black
       Teflon coating - topcoat clear

Machinable Ceramic Alumina
       Ceramic Machinable Alumina

Last modified September 08 2011 10:59 AM

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