MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
4119 WHITE BEAR PARKWAY
ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA 55110
PHONE: 651-429-1100 OR TOLL FREE 1-800-4-CORTEC
EMERGENCY PHONE NO.: CHEMTREC (FOR SPILL, LEAK, FIRE, EXPOSURE OR ACCIDENT): 1-800-424-9300 (DAY OR NIGHT)
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SECTION I - PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION
PRODUCT NAME: S-49
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: Proprietary hydrocarbon dispersant.
SECTION II - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS
Carcinogenic: OSHA = no NTP = no IARC = no
SECTION III - PHYSICAL DATA
COLOR: Clear yellow PHYSICAL FORM: Liquid
ODOR: Petroleum MELTING RANGE: N.E.
NON-VOLATILE (weight): 14-18% pH: N.E.
BOILING RANGE: >392éF (>200éC)
VAPOR DENSITY: Heavier than air
VAPOR PRESSURE: N.E.
WEIGHT GALLON: 6.6-6.8 lb/gal (0.79-0.82 kg/l)
SECTION IV - FIRE AND EXPLOSION DATA
HMIS FLAMMABILITY RATING: 2
FLASH POINT: 177éF (81éC) (PMCC)
FLAMMABLE LIMITS: LEL: 1.3% UEL: 8.8% at 77éF (25éC)
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Water, carbon dioxide or other dry chemical fire fighting agents.
UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS: This liquid is volatile and gives off invisible vapors. Either the liquid or vapor may settle in low areas or travel some distance along the ground or surface to ignition sources where they may ignite or explode. SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Firefighters should wear self-contained breathing apparatus.
SECTION V - HEALTH HAZARD DATA
EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES:
Eye Contact: Flush eyes with water for at least 15 minutes. Consult a physician. Skin Contact: Wash affected area with soap and water. Inhalation: Remove person to an uncontaminated area, administer oxygen if necessary. If breathing has stopped administer CPR. Get medical attention. Ingestion: If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Keep at rest. Get immediate medical attention.
MEDICAL CONDITIONS PRONE TO AGGRAVATION BY EXPOSURE: None known
PRIMARY ROUTES OF ENTRY: Inhalation.
HEALTH HAZARDS (acute and chronic) / EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE:
1. Repeated or prolonged skin contact with this material may cause moderate irritation and defatting of skin leading to possible chronic dermatitis.
2. Contact of eye tissues with liquid may cause slight irritation.
3. Inhalation of high vapor concentrations may cause shortness of breath, irritation of mucous membranes.
4. Ingestion of this material is expected to cause gastrointestinal irritation.
SECTION VI - REACTIVITY DATA
HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: Will not occur
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: Oxides of carbon and nitrogen.
INCOMPATIBILITY: Strong acids, alkalis and oxidizing agents. CONDITIONS TO AVOID: Contact with incompatible materials.
SECTION VII - SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES
STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED: Eliminate all sources of ignition. Prevent liquid from entering sewers, watercourses or low areas. Contain spilled liquid with sand or earth. Do not use combustible materials such as sawdust.
WASTE DISPOSAL: Dispose of in accordance with existing Federal, State and Local environmental regulations.
SECTION VIII - SAFE HANDLING AND USE INFORMATION
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: A NIOSH approved respirator is recommended.
PROTECTIVE GLOVES: Chemical resistant rubber or plastic.
EYE PROTECTION: Safety glasses/splash goggles
OTHER PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: Eye wash station.
SECTION IX - SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS AND STORAGE DATA
PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING: Avoid excessive inhalation of product vapors. Avoid repeated or prolonged skin contact. PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN STORING: Keep containers tightly closed. Store away from heat and open flame
SECTION X - SHIPPING DATA
T.S.C.A. STATUS: Listed
U.N. / N.A. NUMBER: 1268
DOT/IATA SHIPPING NAME: Petroleum distillate, n.o.s
DOT/IATA HAZARD CLASS.: 3 PG III
DOT/IATA REQUIRED LABELS: Flammable liquid
IMDG: Not regulated
TECHNICAL SHIPPING NAME: Mineral Spirits
FREIGHT CLASS BULK: Same as above
LTL: 55 TL: 35 MW: 40
PREPARED BY: Margarita Kharshan, Laboratory Director
APPROVED BY: Boris Miksic, President/CEO
DATE PREPARED: 12/10/01 SUPERSEDES: 6/12/98
DISCLAIMER: This information is furnished without warranty, expressed or implied, except that it is accurate to the best knowledge of the Cortec Corporation. The data on this sheet relates only to the specific material designated herein. The Cortec Corporation assumes no legal responsibility for use or reliance upon this data.
N.E. = NOT ESTABLISHED N.A. = NOT APPLICABLE
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