Ethanol Safety

WARNING

IMPORTANT! READ + HEED

 

REGULATIONS

US Government Regulations
American Ethanol Fireplace Fuel has been formulated to safe for the environment. Like any flammable liquid, it is classified as hazardous materials (HAZMAT) and but can be shipped in bottles of 1 liter or less under an ORM-D classification. Our Proprietary formula has been tested by an independent laboratory; it emits primarily water vapor and non-hazardous CO2 when burned and is suitable for indoor use.

US TTB
The role of the Alcohol + Tabacco Tax + Trade Bureau is to ensure that ethanol (alcohol) products are properly denatured and in compliance with Federal Law. American Ethanol has been submitted and is an approved formulation by the TTB.

US DOT
The Department of Transportation ensures that regulated hazardous materials (HAZMAT) are shipped in compliance with Federal Safety requirements. American Ethanol fuel, bottle, cap, shipping carton, and label have all been submitted nd approved by the DOT. In addition, flammable liquids must be shipped by an approved HAZMAT carrier. The warehouse must be licensed to handle HAZMAT materials and employees must be trained and certified to ship HAZMAT materials.

You can rest assured that we have taken every step to ensure that American Ethanol is safe for you, and for the planet.

 

SAFETY INFORMATION

CAUTION/ DANGER/ FLAMMABLE
High Flammable + Extremely dangerous if not handled according to instructions. Keep out of reach of Children. Fuel may burn with nearly invisible flame. Never refill a hot burner! Allow Full cool down before refueling. Always follow equipment manufacturers’ instructions and safety recommendations.

Precautions:
Keep away from heat. Keep away from sources of ignition. Keep container tightly sealed and in a dry cool place out of direct sunlight. Do not Ingest. Avoid contact with eyes.

Storage:
Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area. Avoid all possible sources of ignition.

First Aid mesaures:
Eyes: Immediately flush affected area with plenty of cool water. Flush eyes for at least 15 minutes. Seek immediate medical attention.
Skin: Rinse exposed area well with water and wash with soap. If irritation persists, consult a physician or dermatologist.
Ingestion: If vistom is conscious and able to swallow, have victim drink water or milk to dilute. Never give anything by mouth if victim is unconscious or convulsing. Do not induce vomiting. Call a physician or poison control center immediately.
Inhalation: Immediate move victim to fresh air. In case of breathing difficulties, administer artificial respiration. If there is not immediate improvement, seek medical assistance.

MSDS for American Ethanol Company™- Ethanol

As a safety measure, we provide our Manufacturers’ Safety Data Sheet on PDF format for our customers.
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