10-Minute Flush MSDS235 I.
MSDS ID: MSDS235 DATE OF MSDS PREPARATION/REVISION: 08/15/02 MANUFACTURER:
Prestone Products Corporation 39 Old Ridgebury Road Danbury, CT 06810-5109
INFORMATION PHONE NUMBER: EMERGENCY PHONE NUMBER:
(203) 830-7800 CHEMTREC 1-800-424-9300 483-7161 in the District of Columbia
PRODUCT NAME PRESTONE(R) 10-Minute Flush TYPE Aqueous surfactant solution STOCK AS106 FORMULA 9736-65
BOILING POINT, 760 mm Hg 211 F FREEZING POINT 28 F DENSITY (at 68 F) 1.0513 g/ml VAPOR DENSITY (Air = 1) >1.0 VAPOR PRESSURE (at 68 F) 20 mm Hg VOLATILES BY VOLUME 87.6% SOLUBILITY IN WATER, by Wgt. Miscible EVAPORATION RATE (Butyl Acetate = 1) 1.20
10-Minute Flush MSDS235 APPEARANCE AND ODOR Clear, negligible odor
Detergent and Surfactant Solution
20 ppm (skin) 400 ppm
None of the ingredients in this product are listed as a carcinogen (or suspected carcinogen) by IARC, NTP or OSHA. The (1) (2) (3) (4)
source for exposure limits listed above are: OSHA Permissible Exposure Limit (effective 9/89) ACGIH Threshould Limit Value (1988-1989 edition) Both the OSHA PEL and ACGIH TLV Recommended by the Manufacturer
FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
FLASH POINT Tag Open Cup: none to boiling 204 F Pensky-Martens Closed Cup: none to boiling 118 F FLAMMABLE LIMITS IN AIR, % BY VOLUME LOWER: Not Determined UPPER: Not Determined AUTOIGNITION TEMPERATURE Not Determined EXTINGUISHING MEDIA Water fog, foam, alcohol foam, CO&s'2 and dry chemical. SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES Use positive pressure self contained breathing apparatus when entering a confined space. UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS None expected.
HEALTH HAZARD DATA
EFFECTS OF SINGLE OVEREXPOSURE SWALLOWING No evidence of adverse effects from available information.
10-Minute Flush MSDS235 SKIN ABSORPTION No evidence of adverse effects from available information. INHALATION No evidence of adverse effects from available information. SKIN CONTACT May cause minimal irritation seen as localized reddening and swelling. EYE CONTACT May cause reversible eye irritation with reddening and swelling of the conjunctiva, excess tear production, and excess blinking. EFFECTS OF REPEATED OVEREXPOSURE No information available. OTHER EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE None currently known. MEDICAL CONDITIONS AGGRAVATED BY OVEREXPOSURE A knowledge of the available toxicology information and of the physical and chemical properties of the material suggest that overexposure is unlikely to aggravate existing medical conditions. SIGNIFICANT LABORATORY DATA WITH POSSIBLE RELEVANCE TO HUMAN HEALTH HAZARDS Contains an amine which may react with nitrites to form a nitrosamine. nitrosamines have been shown to be carcinogenic in laboratory animals.
EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES SWALLOWING Rinse with water. No harmful effects expected. SKIN Flush all affected and exposed areas with water. occurs and persists seek medical attention.
If irritation or redness
INHALATION No harmful effects expected. EYES Exposed eyes should be flushed with copious amounts of water, using a steady stream for a minimum of 15 minutes. If irritation, swelling, or tearing occurs and persists, seek immediate medical attention. NOTES TO PHYSICIAN There is no specific antidote. Treatment of overexposure should be directed at the control of symptoms and the clinical condition.
10-Minute Flush MSDS235 STABILITY Stable. HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION Will not occur. CONDITIONS TO AVOID None INCOMPATIBILITY (Materials to Avoid) None HAZARDOUS COMBUSTION OR DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS Evaporation to ignition will produce carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide.
SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES
STEPS TO BE TAKEN IF MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED Wear suitable personal protective equipment. Collect for disposal. spills may be absorbed on vermiculite or other similar material.
WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD Incineration or landfilling should be carried out in aaccordance with applicable Federal, State, and Local regulations.
SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION
(for manufacturing and bulk spill cleanup)
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION None required for normal use. For operations where the Permissible Exposure Limit may be exceeded; use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirators equipped with dual cartridges for protection against dust, mist, and organic vapor. For fire fighting, use self contained breathing apparatus. VENTILATION General (mechanical) ventilation is adequate for normal handling. Local exhaust ventilation is recommended for operations where employee exposure may exceed the Permissible Exposure Limit. PROTECTIVE GLOVES Butyl Rubber gloves. EYE PROTECTION Safety glassess or face shield. OTHER PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT Eye wash.
PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORING
10-Minute Flush MSDS235 Avoid eye contact and prolonged contact with skin. OTHER PRECAUTIONS Observe all requirements of plant, company or government regulations. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
HAZARDOUS MATERIALS None HAZARD CLASSIFICATION None IDENTIFICATION NUMBER None LABEL(S) REQUIRED None
EMERGENCY PLANNING AND COMMUNITY RIGHT TO KNOW INFORMATION This product contains the following chemicals subject to SARA TITLE III, Section 313 reporting: Chemical Name
None Revision Summary: Revised Header Removed P from MSDS Number Changed Contact Name, Address and Phone Number This MSDS is directed to professional users and bulk handlers of the product. Consumer products are labeled in accordance with Federal Hazardous Substances Act regulations. While Prestone Products Corporation believes that the data contained herein are factual and the opinions expressed are those of qualified experts regarding the results of the tests conducted, the data are not to be taken as a warranty or representation for which Prestone Products Corporation assumes legal responsibility. They are offered solely for your consideration, investigation and verification. Any use of these data and information must be determined by the user to be in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. If more information is needed, please contact: Technical Services Prestone Products Corporation 55 Federal Road Danbury CT 06810 (800)-862-7737
10-Minute Flush MSDS235