Hudson International
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HUDSON INTERNATIONAL

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

 

Identity #: Q534 Mr. Mechanic

 

SECTION I

 

Manufactured For:

            Hudson International                                           Emergency Telephone Number

           

80 Leuning Street
                                                           1-800-255-3924

            South Hackensack, NJ 07606                             Telephone for Information

                                                                                    1-877-482-2436

                                                                                    Date Prepared: January 2007

                                                                                    Prepared By: Staff

 

 

SECTION II – HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS / IDENTITY INFORMATION

 

                                                                                                                        Other

Hazardous Components                                     OSHA PEL        ACGIH TLV       Limits              

Ethyl acetate    CAS #: 141-78-6                         400 ppm              400 ppm                                               

Isoparafinic hydrocarbon CAS #: 64742-47-8         400 ppm              400 ppm                       

Mineral Seal Oil CAS #: 64741-44-2                     5 mg/m3              5 mg/m3          N/A

Petroleum Distillates     CAS #: 64742-54-7          5 mg/m3              5 mg/m3          N/A

Propane / N-Butane     CAS #: 68476-86-8            1000 ppm             600 ppm          N/A

 

Health Rating ………. 1

Flammability ………. 3

Reactivity ………. 1

Personal Protection ……….. A

 

 

SECTION III – PHYSICAL / CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS

 

Boiling Point ….. 180 ˚F                                     Specific Gravity (water = 1) ….. 0.83

Vapor Pressure (mmHg) ….. 30                          Melting Point ….. N/A

Vapor Density (air = 1) ….. >1                            Evaporation Rate ….. <1

Solubility in Water ….. 0%                                  (Butyl acetate = 1)

 

Appearance and Odor: Thin brown liquid with strong solvent odor.

 

 

SECTION IV – FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS

 

Flash Point (method used): +110 ˚F            TCC

Flammable Limits:         LEL: N/A           UEL: N/A

Extinguishing Media: Standard dry chemical fire extinguisher

 

Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Use of self-contained breathing apparatus.

Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazard: Flammable. Contents Under Pressure. Exposure to temperature above 120 ˚F may cause bursting.



SECTION V – REACTIVITY DATA

 

Stability:                       Unstable [ ]       Stable [X]         

Conditions to Avoid: Temperatures above 120 ˚F

Incompatibility (materials to avoid): May affect certain plastics


Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts: Oxides of Carbon


Hazardous Polymerization:                     May Occur [ ]                Will Not Occur [X]

Conditions to Avoid: None known

 

 

SECTION VI – HEALTH HAZARD DATA

 

Route(s) of Entry:                       Eyes? Yes        Inhalation? Yes              Skin? Yes         Ingestion? Yes

Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic):      

Eyes – Strong irritation, Inhalation – Dizziness, prolonged exposure may lead to unconsciousness.

Skin – Mild irritation, may cause localized de-fatting.

Ingestion – May cause nausea and/or vomiting.

 

Carcinogenicity:             NTP? No           IARC Monographs? No               OSHA Regulated? Yes

 

Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: None known

Emergency and First Aid Procedures:     

Eyes – Flush with water for at least 15 minutes. Consult physician if irritation persists.

Inhalation – remove to fresh air and consult a physician. 

SkinWash affected area with soap and water. Consult physician if irritation persists.

Ingestion – Get immediate medical attention.

 

 

SECTION VII – PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE

 

Steps to be Taken in Case Material is Spilled or Released: Wipe up with rag or use some absorbent clay material.

Waste Disposal Method: Dispose of residue in accordance with federal, state and local guidelines. Do not reuse empty container. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Wrap container and place in trash.

 

Precautions to be Taken in Handling and Storing: Do not use or store near heat or open flame. Exposure to temperatures above 120˚F may cause bursting.

Other Precautions: N/A

 

 

SECTION VIII – CONTROL MEASURES

 

Respiratory Protection: Use material only in well ventilated area

Ventilation:        Local exhaust – Adequate                      Special – N/A

                        Mechanical – N/A                                  Other – N/A

Protective Gloves: N/A

Eye Protection: Safety Glasses are recommended

Other Protective Clothing or Equipment: N/A

Work Hygienic Practices: Wash hands after use.