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Safety Data Sheet
according to the Hazardous Products Regulation (February 11, 2015)
Date of issue: 09/28/2022       Revision date: 09/28/2022       Supersedes: 04/05/2019       Version: 2.1
SECTION 1: Identification
1.1.         Product identifier

Product form:                               Biological agent

Product group:                             Trade product

Registration Number:                 2020065A Fertilizer Act

1.2.         Recommended use and restrictions on use

Recommended uses and restrictions:        Fertilizers

1.3.         Supplier

Azotic Technologies Ltd.

Unit 6, Hassacarr Close,


York, YO195SN

United Kingdom

1.4.         Emergency telephone number

Emergency number: 1-800-424-9300

SECTION 2: Hazards identification
2.1.         Classification of the substance or mixture

Classification (GHS-CA)
Not classified
Adverse physicochemical, human health and environmental effects
To our knowledge, this product does not present any particular risk, provided it is handled in accordance with good occupational hygiene and safety practice.
2.2.         GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements

GHS-CA labelling

No labelling applicable

2.3.         Other hazards

No additional information available

2.4.         Unknown acute toxicity (GHS-CA)

No data available

SECTION 3: Composition/information on ingredients
3.1.         Substances

Not applicable

Name Classification (GHS-CA)
Gluconacetobacter diazotrophicus Not classified
3.2.         Mixtures Not applicable
SECTION 4: First-aid measures
4.1.         Description of first aid measures

First-aid measures after inhalation: Move person to fresh air. No further action required.
First-aid measures after skin contact: Wash with soap and water. No further action required.
First-aid measures after eye contact: Flush with clean water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing the eye.
4.2.         Most important symptoms and effects (acute and delayed)

Symptoms/injuries after skin contact:        Irritation

Symptoms/injuries after eye contact:         Eye irritation

4.3.         Immediate medical attention and special treatment, if necessary

Other medical advice or treatment:             Treat symptomatically

SECTION 5: Fire-fighting measures
5.1.         Suitable extinguishing media

Suitable extinguishing media:   Water spray. Dry powder. Foam. Carbon dioxide.

5.2.         Unsuitable extinguishing media

No additional information available

5.3.         Specific hazards arising from the hazardous product

Reactivity:  The product is non-reactive under normal conditions of use, storage and transport.

5.4.         Special protective equipment and precautions for fire-fighters

Protection during firefighting:    Do not attempt to take action without suitable protective equipment. Self-contained breathing apparatus.

SECTION 6: Accidental release measures
6.1.         Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

No additional information available

6.2.         Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up

For containment:             Collect spillage.

Methods for cleaning up:  Take up liquid spill into absorbent material.

Other information:     Dispose of materials or solid residues at an authorized site.

6.3.         Reference to other sections

For further information refer to section 8: "Exposure controls/personal protection"

SECTION 7: Handling and storage
7.1.         Precautions for safe handling

Precautions for safe handling: Ensure good ventilation of the work station. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Wear personal protective equipment.
Hygiene measures: Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.

Always wash hands after handling the product.

7.2.         Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

Storage conditions: Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool. Do not freeze.

SECTION 8: Exposure controls/personal protection
8.1.         Control parameters

No additional information available

8.2.         Appropriate engineering controls

Appropriate engineering controls:        Ensure good ventilation of the work station.

8.3.         Individual protection measures/Personal protective equipment

Hand protection: Protective gloves.
Eye protection: Safety glasses.
Skin and body protection: Wear suitable protective clothing.
Respiratory protection: None
Environmental exposure controls: None
SECTION 9: Physical and chemical properties
9.1.         Information on basic physical and chemical properties

Physical state: Liquid
Appearance: Dark brown liquid with caramel odour
pH: 5 -7
pH solution: No data available
Relative evaporation rate (butyl acetate=1): No data available
Relative evaporation rate (ether=1): No data available
Melting point: Not applicable
Freezing point: No data available
Boiling point: >100oC
Flash point: No data available
Auto-ignition temperature: No data available
Decomposition temperature: No data available
Vapour pressure: No data available
Relative vapour density: Air =1
Relative density: No data available
Relative density of saturated gas/air mixture: No data available
Density: 1 g/ml
Relative gas density  : No data available
Solubility: Complete
9.2.         Other information

No additional information available

SECTION 10: Stability and reactivity
10.1.       Reactivity

Reactivity: The product is non-reactive under normal conditions of use, storage and transport.
Chemical stability: Stable under normal conditions.
Possibility of hazardous reactions: No dangerous reactions known under normal conditions of use.
Conditions to avoid: None under recommended storage and handling conditions (see section 7).
SECTION 11: Toxicological information
11.1.       Information on toxicological effects

Acute toxicity (oral): Oral: Not classified.
Acute toxicity (dermal): Dermal: Not classified.
Skin corrosion/irritation: Causes skin irritation.
Serious eye damage/irritation: May cause eye irritation
Respiratory or skin sensitization: Not classified
Germ cell mutagenicity: Not classified
Carcinogenicity: Not classified
Reproductive toxicity: Not classified
Specific target organ toxicity (single exposure): Not classified
Specific target organ toxicity (repeated exposure): Not classified
Aspiration hazard:  Not classified
SECTION 12: Ecological information
12.1.       Toxicity

Ecology - general:    Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

12.2.       Persistence and degradability

Not expected to be persistent

12.3.       Bioaccumulative potential

Not expected to bioaccumulate

12.4.       Mobility in soil

Completely soluble in water

12.5.       Other adverse effects

No additional information available

SECTION 13: Disposal considerations
13.1.       Disposal methods

No additional information available

SECTION 14: Transport information
14.1.       Basic shipping description

In accordance with TDG


Department of Transportation (DOT)

In accordance with DOT Not applicable
Transportation of Dangerous Goods Not applicable
Transport by sea Not applicable
Air transport Not applicable
SECTION 15: Regulatory information
15.1.       National regulations

No additional information available

15.2.       International regulations

Gluconacetobacter diazotrophicus

Not listed on the United States TSCA (Toxic Substances Control Act) inventory

SECTION 16: Other information

Date of issue:             28/09/2022

Revision date:             28/09/2022

Supersedes:                05/04/2022

SDS Canada (GHS)

This information is based on our current knowledge and is intended to describe the product for the purposes of health, safety and environmental requirements only. It should not therefore be construed as guaranteeing any specific property of the product.