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BONSTONE MATERIALS CORP -- GRIPSTONE 220, BS 220 -- 5610-00N072730
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:GRIPSTONE 220, BS 220
MSDS Date:01/06/1995
FSC:5610
NIIN:00N072730
MSDS Number: CBYVQ
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:BONSTONE MATERIALS CORP
Address:707 SWAN DR
City:MUKWONAGO
State:WI
ZIP:53149
Country:US
Info Phone Num:414-363-9877
Emergency Phone Num:414-363-9877
Preparer's Name:MIKE BECKMANN
CAGE:0AHA0
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:BONSTONE MATERIALS CORP
Address:5828 NORTH 97TH ST
Box:City:MILWAUKEE
State:WI
ZIP:53225
Country:US
Phone:414-463-2580
CAGE:0AHA0

=============  Composition/Information on Ingredients  =============

Ingred Name:UNSATURATED POLYESTER RESIN
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

Ingred Name:STYRENE (SARA 313) VP: 4.3 @ 68F
CAS:100-42-5
RTECS #:WL3675000
Fraction by Wt: 15.22%
OSHA PEL:100 PPM
ACGIH TLV:50PPM/100STEL, S
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

Ingred Name:TALC (POWDER), CONTAINING NO ASBESTOS FIBERS; (HYDROUS
    CALCIUM MAGNESIUM SILICATE MINERAL MIXTURE)
CAS:14807-96-6
RTECS #:WW2710000
OSHA PEL:20 MPPCF Z-3
ACGIH TLV:2 MG/M3 RDUST

Ingred Name:NEPHELINE SYENITE
CAS:37244-96-5
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

=====================  Hazards Identification  =====================

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:YES	 OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE: INHAL: NASAL IRRIT, DIZZ, WEAK,
    FATG, NAUS, HDCH, POSS UNCON, & EVEN ASPHY. SKIN: PRLNG/RPTD CONT
    CAN CAUSE MOD IRRIT, DEFAT, DERM. EYES: CAN CAUSE SEV IRRIT,
    REDNESS, TEARING, BLURRED VISION.  SKIN ABSORPTION: PRLNG/RPTD CONT
    CAN CAUSE MOD IRRIT, DEFAT, DERM. INGEST: CAN CAUSE GI IRRIT, NAUS,
    (EFTS OF OVEREXP)
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:STYRENE: IARC MONOGRAPHS, SUPPLEMENT,
    VOL 7, PG 345, 1987: GROUP 2B. ANIMAL: NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZ: VOMIT, DIARR. ASPIR OF MATL INTO
    LUNGS CAN CAUSE CHEM PNEUMIT. CHRONIC: OVEREXP TO STYRENE HAS
    APPARENTLY BEEN FOUND TO CAUSE THE FOLLOWING EFTS IN LAB ANIMALS:
    LIVER ABNORMALITIES, KIDNEY D AMAGE, AND LUNG DAMAGE. STYRENE HAS
    ALSO BEEN SHOWN TO BE MUTAGENIC IN SEVERAL "IN VITRO" ASSAYS.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

=======================  First Aid Measures  =======================

First Aid:SKIN: THORO WASH EXPOSED AREA W/SOAP & WATER. REMOVE CONTAM
    CLTHG. EYES: FLUSH W/LGE AMTS OF WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MIN, LIFTING
    UPPER & LOWER LIDS OCCAS. GET MED ATTN. INHAL: IF AFFECTED, REMOVE
    INDIV IDUAL TO FRESH AIR. IF BRTHG IS DFCLT, ADMIN OXYGEN. IF BRTHG
    HAS STOPPED, GIVE ARTF RESP. KEEP PERS WARM, QUIET, & GET MED ATTN.
    INGEST: DO NOT INDUCE VOMIT. KEEP PERS WARM, QUIET, & GET (SUP DAT)

=====================  Fire Fighting Measures  =====================

Flash Point:88.0F,31.1C
Lower Limits:1.1%
Upper Limits:6.1%
Extinguishing Media:USE FOAM, CARBON DIOXIDE, DRY CHEMICAL.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR NIOSH APPRVD SCBA AND FULL PROT EQUIP .
    WATER/FOAM MAY CAUSE FROTHING WHICH CAN BE VIOLENT & POSS ENDANGER
    LIFE OF FIREFIGHTER, ESP IF (SUP DAT)
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:VAPS ARE HVR/AIR & MAY TRAVEL ALONG
    GROUND/BE MOVED BY VENT & IGNITED BY PILOT LIGHTS, OTHER FLAMES,
    SPARKS, HEATERS, SMKNG, ELEC MOTORS, STATIC (SUP DAT)

==================  Accidental Release Measures  ==================

Spill Release Procedures:ELIMINATE ALL IGNITION SOURCES. PERSONS NOT
    WEARING PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT SHOULD BE EXCLUDED FROM AREA OF SPILL.
    STOP SPILL AT SOURCE, DIKE AREA TO PREVENT SPREADING, PUMP LIQUID
    TO SALVAGE TANK. ABSOR B REMAINING LIQUID ON ABSORBENT MATERIAL.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

======================	Handling and Storage  ======================

Handling and Storage Precautions:CONTAINERS OF THIS MATERIAL MAY BE
    HAZARDOUS WHEN EMPTIED.
Other Precautions:SINCE EMPTIED CONTAINERS RETAIN PRODUCT RESIDUES
    (VAPORS, LIQUID, AND/OR SOLID), ALL HAZARD PRECAUTIONS GIVEN IN
    THIS MSDS MUST BE OBSERVED.

=============  Exposure Controls/Personal Protection  =============

Respiratory Protection:NIOSH APPRVD AIR SUPP RESP IS ADVISED IN ABSENCE
    OF PROPER ENVIRON CTL. OSHA REGS ALSO PERMIT OTHER NIOSH APPRVD
    RESPS UNDER SPECIFIED CNDTNS (SEE YOUR SFTY EQUIP SUPPLIER).
    ENGINEERING/ADMIN CTLS SHO ULD BE IMPLEMENTED TO REDUCE EXPOS.
Ventilation:PROVIDE SUFFICIENT MECHANICAL (GENERAL AND/OR LOCAL
    EXHAUST) VENTILATION TO MAINTAIN EXPOSURE BELOW TLV'S.
Protective Gloves:NEOPRENE OR NITRILE RUBBER.
Eye Protection:ANSI APPRVD CHEM WORKERS GOGGS .
Other Protective Equipment:EMERGENCY EYEWASH & DELUGE SHOWER MEETING
    ANSI DESIGN CRITERIA . NORMAL WORK CLOTHING COVERING ARMS AND LEGS.
Work Hygienic Practices:THOROUGHLY WASH HANDS BEFORE EATING, DRINKING,
    SMOKING, OR USING THE WASHROOM.
Supplemental Safety and Health
FIRE FIGHT PROC: SPRAYED INTO CONTRS OF HOT, BURNING LIQ. EXPLO HAZ:
    DISCHARGE/OTHER IGNIT SOURCES AT LOCATIONS DISTANT FROM MATL HNDLG
    POINT. NEVER USE WELDING/CUTTING TORCH ON/NEAR DRUM BECAUSE PROD 
    CAN IGNITE EXPLO. FIRST AID PROC: MED ATTN. ASPIR OF MATL INTO
    LUNGS DUE TO VOMIT CAN CAUSE CHEM PNEUMIT--CAN BE FATAL.

==================  Physical/Chemical Properties  ==================

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:>293F,>145C
Vapor Pres:SEE ING 2
Vapor Density:HVR/AIR
Spec Gravity:1.6 (H*2O=1)
Evaporation Rate & Reference:SLOWER THAN ETHER
Solubility in Water:NEGLIGIBLE
Appearance and Odor:PASTE WITH VARIOUS STONE COLORATION AND STYRENE
    ODOR

=================  Stability and Reactivity Data  =================

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG ALKALIES, STRONG MINERAL ACIDS, AND OXIDIZING AGENTS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:EXPOSURE TO EXCESSIVE HEAT/OPEN FLAMES;
    STORAGE IN OPEN CONTAINERS; STORAGE ABOVE 100F; CONTAMINATION
    W/OXIDIZERS.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CARBON MONOXIDE, CARBON DIOXIDE, LOW
    MOLECULAR WEIGHT HYDROCARBONS, ORGANIC ACIDS.

====================  Disposal Considerations  ====================

Waste Disposal Methods:DESTROY BY LIQUID INCINERATION IN ACCORDANCE
    WITH APPLICABLE REGULATIONS. CONTAMINATED ABSORBENT MAY BE
    DEPOSITED IN A LANDFILL IN ACCORDANCE WITH LOCAL, STATE, AND
    FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

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