Material Safety Data Sheets

(Essentially Similar to OSHA-20)

1917 E. Hemlock Ave

Tampa, FL  33605

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I – PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION

CHEMICAL LABORATORIES INC.

MANUFACTURER’S NAME AND ADDRESS

     1917 E. HEMLOCK AVE

     TAMPA, FL  33605

CHEMICAL NAME

     Tar / Wax Remover

CHEMICAL FORMULA

     PROPRIETARY

TRADE NAME AND SYNONYMS

    

CHEMICAL FAMILY

     AROMATIC & ALPHATIC SOLVENTS

CAS REGISTRY NO.

    

DOT IDENTIFICATION NO.

 

II – HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS

MATERIAL OR COMPONENT

     Compounded solvents, generally classified as “moderately toxic”.

%(wt)

100

PEL (Units)

200

 

 

III = PHYSICAL DATA

BOILING POINT (°F)

     350 – 410

SPECIFIC GRAVITY

     0.880 – 1.000

VAPOR PRESSURE (mm Hg)

     0.5 mm Hg @ 68°F

PERCENT, VOLATILE

BY VOLUME (%)    100

VAPOR DENSITY(AIR=1)

     4.58

EVAPORATION RATE

     0.02

SOLUBILITY IN WATER

   NEGLIGIBLE

APPEARANCE AND ODOR

     CLEAR

 

IV – FIRE AND EXPLOSIVE HAZARD DATA

FLASH POINT (Method used)

     TCC 147 °F

FLAMMABLE LIMITS                 Lower               Upper

                                                   0.5                6.0

EXTINGUISHING MEDIA

     Water spray – CO2 – Foam – Dry Chemical

SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES

    NONE

UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS

     NONE

 

V – REACTIVITY DATA

STABILITY UNSTABLE

 

X CONDITIONS TO AVOID

Heat, sparks, open flames, and fire

STABLE

 

   
INCOMPATIBILITY (Material to avoid)

    Strong oxidizing agents

HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS

     Thermal decomposition may yield carbon monoxide

HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION MAY OCCUR

 

  CONDITIONS TO AVOID

 

WILL NOT OCCUR

 

X  

 

VI = HEALTH HAZARD DATA

 

OSHA PERMISSIBLE EXPOSURE LIMIT

     200

 

 

EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE

     

     INHALATION

          Excessive inhalation causes headaches, dizziness, and nausea

     SKIN CONTACT / ABSORPTION

          Drying of skin

 

     EYES:

          Severe eye irritant

 

EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES
     EYES AND SKIN

          Flush with plenty of water – rinse other areas with mild soap and water.

     INHALATION

          Remove to fresh air and call Physician;  apply artificial res. If needed

     INGESTION

         

             

 

VII – SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES

 

STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED
     Flush with water into retaining area or container.  Avoid exposure to spark, fire or hot metal surfaces

 

WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD

     Incinerate under safe conditions or dispose of in accordance with local, state, and federal regulations.

 

VIII – SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION

 

SPECIFIC PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

     RESPIRATORY

          Local exhaust

     EYE

       Yes eye bath

     SKIN

       Safety shower

     OTHER

 

VENTILATION REQUIREMENTS

          Self contained breathing apparatus for concentrations above TLV limit

 

IX – SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS

 

PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORING

     Keep away from heat, sparks, and open flame.  Use with adequate ventilation.  Avoid prolonged or repeated contact with skin.

OTHER PRECAUTIONS