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U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Non-Mandatory Form) Form Approved OMB No. 1218-0072

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET May be used to comply with OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200. Standard must be consulted for specific requirements. IDENTITY (As Used on Label and List)

Note: Blank spaces are not permitted. If any item is not applicable, or no information is available, the space must be marked to indicate that.

Bimectin Pour-On (All Sizes) (Ivermectin 5 mg/ml) Section I Manufacturer's Name

Emergency Telephone Number

Bimeda, Inc.

800-424-9300 (Chemtrec Service)

Address (Number, Street, City, State and ZIP Code)

Telephone Number for Information

One Tower Lane, Suite 2250 Oakbrook Terrace Tower Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181


Date Prepared

November 30, 2009 Signature of Preparer (optional)

Section II - Hazardous Ingredients/Identity Information COMPOSITION: OSHA PEL


Other Limits Recommended

% (Optional)




CAS# 70288-86-7


Isopropyl Alcohol



CAS# 67-63-0


Hazardous Components (Specific Chemical Identity, Common Name(s)

Section III - Physical/Chemical Characteristics Boiling Point

180.5 F / 82.5 C

Specific Gravity (H20 = 1)


Vapor Pressure (mm Hg.)


Melting Point


Vapor Density (AIR = 1)


Evaporation Rate (Butyl Acetate = 1)


Solubility in Water Miscible Appearance and Odor Clear blue solution. Isopropyl Alcohol odor is present.

Section IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data Flash Point (Method Used) 60 F / 16 C Closed Cup

Flammable Limits N/A

LEL 2.5% v/v


Extinguishing Media Dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or alcohol resistant foam. Water is not recommended; it could be inefficient. Water may be used to cool drums. Special Fire Fighting Procedures Wear self-contained breathing equipment and protective clothing.

Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards May emit toxic fumes under fire conditions. (HCl, NOx, COx) Do not breath fumes. Vapors pose an explosion risk.

(Reproduce locally) OSHA 174, Sept. 1985

Section V - Reactivity Data Stability


Conditions to Avoid


None Known


Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid)

Avoid open flames, sparks, any source of heat or ignition, and smoking Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts

Toxic fumes of: NOx, COx and CO. May emit toxic fumes under fire conditions. In case of fire do not breathe fumes. Hazardous Polymerization

May Occur

Conditions to Avoid

Will Not Occur


Heat, sparks, open flames and other sources of ignition.

Section VI - Health Hazard Data Inhalation?

Route(s) of Entry:





Less likely due to Odor

Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic) Acute: NA Chronic: No sensitization effects known. Carcinogenicity:


IARC Monographs?


OSHA Regulated?



Signs and Symptoms of Exposure Contact with skin and/or eyes may be irritating. May be absorbed through the skin. Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure Hypersensitivity to ivermectin. Emergency and First Aid Procedures

Contact Poison Control Center. Remove from source of exposure.

Eye Contact: Rinse eyes with water for a minimum of 15 minutes and call a physician if irritation persists. Skin Contact: Wash affected areas promptly and thoroughly with soap and water. Rinse thoroughly. If irritation occurs, get medical attention. Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air. In case of malaise, seek medical advice. Ingestion: Call a physician or Poison Control Center. Treat symptomatically.

Section VII - Precautions for Safe Handling and Use Steps to Be Taken in Case Material Is Released or Spilled Wear protective clothing, gloves and face/eye protection. Provide adequate ventilation. Dike and contain spill. Soak up with absorbent. Shovel waste into an appropriately labeled container and dispose of properly. Waste Disposal Method As per local, state or federal regulations. Precautions to Be Taken in Handling and Storing Avoid inhalation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing while handling. Wash thoroughly after handling. Store away from excessive heat (104 F/ 40 C) and protect from light according to label directions. Store in a tightly sealed container. Other Precautions READ AND FOLLOW ALL LABEL DIRECTIONS. Keep out of the reach of children.

Section VIII - Control Measures Respiratory Precaution (Specify Type) Use in a well-ventilated area or outdoors. Local Exhaust



Mechanical (General) Protective Gloves


Rubber gloves to minimize skin contact.

Eye Protection





Yes. Glasses or goggles.

Other Protective Clothing or Equipment Wear long sleeve clothing to avoid contact with skin. Work/Hygienic Practices Wash thoroughly after handling.

OTHER STORAGE REQUIREMENT: Store at room temperature according to label directions. ANIMAL TOXICITY: (Ivermectin

CAS # 70288-86-7)

LD50: 50 mg/kg (rat) Oral;

(Isopropanol CAS# 67-63-0) LD50: 4570 mg/kg (rat) oral

The information contained herein is considered to be correct as of the date of this data sheet but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. No warranty is expressed or implied regarding the accuracy of this data or the results to be obtained from the use thereof. Bimeda, Inc. assumes no responsibility for damages caused by the use, storage or disposal of the product in a manner not recommended on the product label. Users assume all risks associated with such unrecommended use, storage, or disposal of the product. Page 2

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