MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
Complies with OSHA Hazard Communication Standard 29 CFR 1910.1200
SECTION 1: CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
Star Industries, Inc.
CHEM-TEL (800) 255-3924
Phone Number for Information: (845)226-4141 Mon - Fri, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm EST
SECTION 2: COMPOSITION, INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
*This chemical is subject to the reporting requirement of SARA Section 313.
SECTION 3: HAZARDS IDENTIFICATIONEmergency Overview: Colorless liquid with mild ethereal odor. Contents under pressure.
Prolonged exposure to sunlight or heat may cause bursting of can.
Avoid prolonged breathing of vapor or contact with skin and eyes.
Potential Health Effects:
Chronic: Prolonged overexposure may contribute to mild, reversible liver effects and cardiac arrhythmias
SECTION 4: FIRST AID MEASURESIf Inhaled: Move to fresh air. Give oxygen to exposed person, if necessary.
If Swallowed: Do NOT induce vomiting unless instructed by a physician.
Contact physician, hospital or poison control center.
If In Eyes: Flush thoroughly with water for at least 15 minutes.
If On Skin: Wash affected area with soap and water.
Note to Physician: N/A
SECTION 5: FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Extinguishing Media: Carbon dioxide, dry chemical, water spray
Fire & Explosion Hazards: Aerosol cans are under
- exposure to temperatures above
Hazardous Combustion Products: Hydrogen chloride,
Flammability Classification: (NFPA) Level 1 Aerosol
SECTION 6: ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURESIn case of spill or accidental release: Use absorbent material to soak up liquid.
Place used absorbents into closed DOT-approved containers for disposal.
SECTION 7: HANDLING AND STORAGEPrecautions for Handling and Storage: Shake well before using. Keep away from
heat, sparks and open flames. Prolonged exposure to direct sunshine or storage above
120oF may cause can to burst. Do not puncture or incinerate can.
SECTION 8: EXPOSURE CONTROLS, PERSONAL PROTECTIONRespiratory Protection:Not required when used as directed.
Ventilation: General ventilation should be provided.
Protective Gloves: PVA or Neoprene gloves may be used
Work & Hygienic Practices: Wash hands thoroughly after use.
SECTION 9: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIESAppearance & Odor: Colorless liquid with mild ethereal odor
SECTION 10: STABILITY AND REACTIVITYStability: (Conditions to Avoid) Stable. Avoid open flames and high temperatures.
Incompatibility: (Specific Materials to Avoid) Strong oxidizers, acids & alkalies
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Hydrogen chloride,
fluoride, carbonyl halides, carbon monoxide, carbon
SECTION 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATIONInformation is based on available data on product components. Product as a whole
has not been evaluated.
Oral: LD50 (rat) = 4700 mg/kg
Eye Irritation: Moderate, reversible
SECTION 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATIONMinimal biodegradability
Moderately toxic to fish and other aquatic organisms
SECTION 13: DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONSAlways use up product according to label directions before disposal.
Offer empty container for recycling where facilities exist. If
is not available, wrap empty
SECTION 14: TRANSPORT INFORMATION
SECTION 15: REGULATORY INFORMATIONOSHA: This product is considered hazardous based on the criteria listed in the
Federal OSHA Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200.
TSCA: All chemical components are listed in the TSCA inventory.
NJ Right to Know: In addition to the hazardous
in section 2, this product contains
SECTION 16: OTHER INFORMATIONHMIS Ratings: (0=minimal, 1=slight, 2=moderate, 3=serious, 4=severe)
Health - 1
Flammability - 1
Reactivity - 0
Last Revision Date: 6/8/02