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SDS Sheet 0058250

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Safety Data Sheet | |
Date of Issue:             |Revision Date: 1/7/15      |Revision Number:          
Imperial Supplies Part Number: 0058250                                            

SECTION 1: IDENTIFICATION                                                         

1.1.  Product Identifier
Product Form:                                                                     
Product Name: Hydrocortisone Cream 1%                                             
CAS No:                                                                           

1.2.  Intended Use of the Product
Use of the substance/mixture:                                                     

1.3.  Name, Address, and Telephone of the Responsible Party
Dynarex Corporation                                                               
10 Glenshaw Street                                                                
Orangeburg, NY 10962                                                              
Phone: (845) 365-8200                                                             

1.4.  Emergency Telephone Number
Emergency     | 888-DYNAREX or 845-365-8200                                       
number        |                                                                   

SECTION 2: HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION                                                 

2.1.  Classification of the Substance or Mixture
Classification (GHS-US)

2.2.  Label Elements
GHS-US Labeling
Hazard Pictograms (GHS-US)   |        |        |        |        |        |        
Signal Word (GHS-US)         |                                                    
Hazard Statements (GHS-US)   |                                                    
Precautionary Statements     |                                                    
(GHS-US)                     |                                                    

2.3.  Other Hazards
Other Hazards Not Contributing to the Classification:                             

2.4.  Unknown Acute Toxicity (GHS-US)


3.1.  Substance
Name                            |Product identifier   |%       |Classification    
                                |                     |        |(GHS-US)          
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Full text of H-phrases: See Section 16
3.2.  Mixture
Name                            |Product identifier   |%       |Classification    
                                |                     |        |(GHS-US)          
Hydrocortisone acetate          |50-03-3              |1%      |                  
                                |                     |        |                  
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SECTION 4: FIRST AID MEASURES                                                     

4.1.  Description of First Aid Measures
First-aid Measures General:                                                       
First-aid Measures After Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing give   
artificial respiration, if breathing is difficult,                                
Given oxygen. Call a physician.                                                   
First-aid Measures After Skin Contact: Immediately wash skin with plenty of water.
Get medical attention.                                                            
First-aid Measures After Eye Contact: Flush with plenty of water for at least 15  
minutes. Assures adequate flushing by Separating eyelids with fingers. Call a     
First-aid Measures After Ingestion: Wash out mouth with water and supply 3 cupful 
of milk or water provided person is                                               
Conscious. Call physician.                                                        

4.2.  Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
Symptoms/Injuries After Inhalation: Causes respiratory tract irritation. May be   
harmful if swallowed.                                                             
Symptoms/Injuries After Skin Contact: May Cause Skin irritation.                  
Symptoms/Injuries After Eye Contact: May cause Eye irritation.                    
Symptoms/Injuries After Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed.                   
Chronic Symptoms: Repeated or prolonged exposure can produce target organ damage  

4.3.  Indication of Any Immediate Medical Attention and Special Treatment
Notes to physician Treat symptomatically and supportively.                        

SECTION 5: FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES                                                 

5.1.  Extinguishing Media
Suitable Extinguishing Media: Noncombustible: USE carbon oxide, dry chemical      
Large fire: use water supply ,fog or foam. Do not use water jet.                  
Unsuitable Extinguishing Media:                                                   

5.2.  Special Hazards Arising From the Substance or Mixture
Fire Hazard:                                                                      
Explosion Hazard:                                                                 

5.3.  Advice for Firefighters
Precautionary Measures Fire:                                                      
Firefighting Instructions:                                                        
Protection During Firefighting:                                                   

SECTION 6: ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES                                            

6.1.  Personal Precautions, Protective Equipment and Emergency Procedures
General Measures: As in any fire, wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in    
pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH, and full protective gear.                            
Wear Respirator, chemical safety goggles, rubber boots and heavy rubber gloves.   

6.1.1.      For Non-emergency Personnel
Protective Equipment:                                                             
Emergency Procedures:                                                             

6.1.2.      For Emergency Responders
Protective Equipment:                                                             
Emergency Procedures:                                                             

6.2.  Environmental Precautions

6.3.  Methods and Material for Containment and Cleaning Up
For Containment:                                                                  
Methods for Cleaning Up: Scoop the material and place into a suitable disposal    

6.4.  Reference to Other Sections
See heading 8, Exposure Controls and Personal Protection.                         

SECTION 7: HANDLING AND STORAGE                                                   

7.1.  Precautions for Safe Handling
Additional Hazards When Processed:                                                
Hygiene Measures: Keep container tightly closed.                                  

7.2.  Conditions for Safe Storage, Including Any Incompatibilities
Technical Measures:                                                               
Storage Conditions: Store at a temperature.                                       

7.3.  Specific End Use(s)

SECTION 8: EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION                                  

8.1.  Control Parameters

8.2.  Exposure Controls
Appropriate Engineering      |Use only in a chemical hood, eyes wash station and  
Controls                     |deluge shower Wash thoroughly after handling.       
Personal Protective Equipment|                                                    
Materials for Protective     |Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin
Clothing                     |Exposure.                                           
Hand Protection              |                                                    
Eye Protection               |Splash Goggles.                                     
Skin and Body Protection     |Lab coat.                                           
Respiratory Protection       |Dust respirator. Be sure to use an approved /       
                             |certified respirator or equivalent.                 
Thermal Hazard Protection    |                                                    

SECTION 9: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES                                       

9.1.  Information on Basic Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical State                      |Ointment                                     
Appearance                          |White                                        
Odor                                |Odorless                                     
Odor Threshold                      |                                             
pH                                  |Not Available                                
Relative Evaporation Rate           |                                             
(butylacetate=1)                    |                                             
Melting Point                       |Not Available                                
Freezing Point                      |Not Available                                
Boiling Point                       |Not Available                                
Flash Point                         |Not Available                                
Auto-ignition Temperature           |Not Available                                
Decomposition Temperature           |Not Available                                
Flammability (solid, gas)           |                                             
Vapor Pressure                      |Not Available                                
Relative Vapor Density at 20 °C     |                                             
Relative Density                    |                                             
Specific Gravity                    |+158 degree to +167 degree                   
Solubility                          |Not Available                                
Partition coefficient:              |                                             
n-octanol/water                     |                                             
Viscosity                           |Not Available                                
Lower Flammable Limit               |Not Available                                
Upper Flammable Limit               |Not Available                                

9.2.  Other Information
Molecular Formula C23H3206                                                        
Molecular Weight 404.5                                                            

SECTION 10: STABILITY AND REACTIVITY                                              

10.1      Reactivity

10.2      Chemical Stability

10.3      Possibility of Hazardous Reactions
Not Applicable.                                                                   

10.4      Conditions to Avoid
Not Available.                                                                    

10.5      Incompatible Materials
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.                                        

10.6      Hazardous Decomposition Products
Not available.                                                                    

SECTION 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION                                             

11.1. Information on Toxicological Effects
Acute Toxicity:                                                                   
Skin Corrosion/Irritation:                                                        
Serious Eye Damage/Irritation:                                                    
Respiratory or Skin Sensitization:                                                
Germ Cell Mutagenicity:                                                           
Carcinogenicity: Not Available.                                                   
Reproductive Toxicity:                                                            
Specific Target Organ Toxicity (Single Exposure):                                 
Specific Target Organ Toxicity (Repeated Exposure):                               
Aspiration Hazard:                                                                
Symptoms/Injuries After Inhalation:                                               
Symptoms/Injuries After Skin Contact:                                             
Symptoms/Injuries After Eye Contact:                                              
Symptoms/Injuries After Ingestion:                                                
Chronic Symptoms:                                                                 

SECTION 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION                                                

12.1. Toxicity
Not Available.                                                                    

12.2. Persistence and Degradability

12.3. Bioaccumulative Potential

12.4. Mobility in Soil

12.5. Other Adverse Effects

13.1. Waste treatment methods
Waste Disposal Recommendations: Waste must be disposed of in accordance with      
federal, state and local environmental control regulations.                       
Additional Information:                                                           

SECTION 14: TRANSPORT INFORMATION                                                 

14.1 In Accordance with DOT
Proper Shipping Name |                                                            
Hazard Class         |                       |<PICTOGRAM PHRASE>                  
Identification Number|                       |                                    
Label Codes          |                       |                                    
ERG Number           |                                                            

14.2 In Accordance with IMDG
Proper Shipping Name |                                                            
Hazard Class         |                                                            
Identification Number|                                                            
Label Codes          |                      |<PICTOGRAM PHRASE>                   
ntification Of The   |                      |                                     
Substance/m          |                      |                                     
EmS-No. (Fire)       |                      |                                     
EmS-No. (Spillage)   |                      |                                     

14.3 In Accordance with IATA
Proper Shipping Name |Not Available                                               
Identification Number|Not Available          |<PICTOGRAM PHRASE>                   
Hazard Class         |Not Available          |                                     
Label Codes          |                       |                                     
ntification Of The   |                       |                                     
Substance/m          |                       |                                     
ERG Code (IATA)      |                                                            

SECTION 15: REGULATORY INFORMATION                                                

15.1      US Federal Regulations
SARA Section 311/312 Hazard Classes |                                             
Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) |                                             

15.2      US State Regulations


Revision date   |1/7/15                                                           
Other           |This document has been prepared in accordance with the SDS       
Information     |requirements of the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard 29 CFR    
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Grainger disclaimer.


The information contained in this SDS was obtained from current and reliable sources, however, the data is provided without any warrenty, expressed or implied, regarding its correctness or accuracy. Since the conditions or handling, storage and disposal of this product are beyond the control of Imperial Supplies LLC, Imperial will not be responsible for loss, injury, or expense arising out of the products improper use. No warranty, expressed or inferred, regarding the product described in this 'SDS' shall be created or inferred by any statement in this 'SDS'. Various government agencies may have specific regulations regarding the transportation, handling, storage, use, or disposal of this product which may not be covered by this 'SDS'. The user is responsible for full compliance.