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GE SILICONES -- SILANOL/STPD POLYDIMETHYLSILOXANES SF69 -- 8030-00N057951
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:SILANOL/STPD POLYDIMETHYLSILOXANES SF69
MSDS Date:02/12/1993
FSC:8030
NIIN:00N057951
MSDS Number: BWZBG
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:GE SILICONES
Address:260 HUDSON RIVER ROAD
City:WATERFORD
State:NY
ZIP:12188
Country:US
Info Phone Num:518-237-3330
Emergency Phone Num:518-237-3330
Preparer's Name:DA POLSINELLI
CAGE:GESIL
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:GE SILICONES
Address:260 HUDSON RIVER ROAD
City:WATERFORD
State:NY
ZIP:12188
Country:US
Phone:518-237-3330
CAGE:GESIL
Company Name:GENERAL ELECTRIC CO, SILICONE PRODUCTS BUSINESS DEPT
Address:260 HUDSON RIVER RD
Box:City:WATERFORD
State:NY
ZIP:12188
Country:US
Phone:518-237-3330/800-332-3390
CAGE:01139

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

Ingred Name:SILANOL/POLYDIMETHYLSILOXANE
CAS:70131-67-8
Fraction by Wt: 80-99%
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

Ingred Name:VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUND (EPA METH .24): 504 (G/L)
RTECS #:9999999VO
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:LD50(ORAL,RAT):>40 G/KG
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:NO	Skin:NO  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:INGESTION:MAY BE HARMFUL. SKIN:MAY
    CAUSE MILD IRRIT. INHAL:EXCESSIVE INHAL CAUSES HDCH, DIZZ, NAUS &
    INCOORD. MAY CAUSE MILD RESP IRRIT. EYE:MAY IRRITATE EYES.
    CHRONIC:NONE KNOWN. ATTN:NOT FOR INJECTI ON INTO HUMANS. THIS PROD
    CNTNS METHYLPOLYSILOXANES WHICH CAN GENERATE FORMALDEHYDE AT APPROX
    300 (EFTS OF OVEREXP)
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NOT RELEVANT
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZS:DEGREES FARENHEIT (150C) & ABOVE, IN
    ATMS WHICH CNTN OXYGEN. FORMALDEHYDE IS A SKIN & RESP SENSIT, EYE &
    THROAT IRRIT, ACUTE TOXICANT, & POTENTL CANCER HAZ. AN MSDS FOR
    FORMALDEHYDE IS AVAIL ABLE FROM GE SILICONES.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE KNOWN.

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

First Aid:INGESTION:DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. SLOWLY DILUTE WITH 1-2
    GLASSES OF WATER OR MILK AND SEEK MEDICAL ATTENTION. NEVER GIVE
    ANYTHING BY MOUTH TO AN UNCONSCIOUS PERSON. SKIN:WASH WITH SOAP AND
    WATER. INHA LATION:MOVE PERSON TO FRESH AIR. EYES:IMMEDIATELY FLUSH
    WITH PLENTY OF WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MINUTES AND GET MEDICAL
    ATTENTION IF IRRITATION PERSISTS.

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

Flash Point Method:PMCC
Flash Point:135F,57C
Extinguishing Media:ALL STANDARD FIREFIGHTING MEDIA.
Fire Fighting Procedures:FLAMMABLE. WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED SCBA &
    FULL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT .
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:SENSITIVITY TO STATIC DISCHARGE IS
    EXPECTED; MATERIAL HAS A FLASH POINT BELOW 200F.

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

Spill Release Procedures:WIPE, SCRAPE OR SOAK UP IN AN INERT MATERIAL
    AND PUT IN A CONTAINER FOR DISPOSAL. WASH WALKING SURFACES WITH
    DETERGENT AND WATER TO REDUCE SLIPPING HAZARD. WEAR PROPER
    PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT AS SPECIFIE D IN CONTROL MEASURES.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:USE GROUND STRAP. RECOMMENDED STORAGE
    IN ORIGINAL CONTAINER BELOW 30C (85F). KEEP CONTAINER CLOSED WHEN
    NOT IN USE.
Other Precautions:AVOID BREATHING VAPORS, IF EXPOSED TO HIGH VAPOR
    CONCENTRATION, LEAVE AREA AT ONCE. AVOID CONTACT WITH SKIN AND
    EYES. USE ONLY IN A WELL VENTILATED AREA. WARNING! FLAMMABLE. DO
    NOT INHALE VAPORS.

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

Respiratory Protection:USE NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATOR APPROPRIATE
    FOR EXPOSURE OF CONCERN . USE IN A WELL VENTILATED AREA.
Ventilation:USE ONLY IN WELL VENTILATED AREA.
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS GLOVES .
Eye Protection:ANSI APPROVED SAFETY GLASSES .
Other Protective Equipment:ANSI APPRVD EYEWASH STATIONS .
Work Hygienic Practices:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Supplemental Safety and Health
NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Vapor Pres:1
Spec Gravity:0.97 (H*2O=1)
Evaporation Rate & Reference:<1 (BUTYL ACETATE=1)
Solubility in Water:INSOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:CLEAR LIQUID, NO ODOR.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:40-60

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
NONE KNOWN.
Stability Condition to Avoid:KEEP AWAY FROM HEAT, SPARKS AND FLAME.
    AVOID ANY SOURCE OF IGNITION.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CARBON MONOXIDE, CARBON DIOXIDE,
    FORMALDEHYDE.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSAL MUST BE I/A/W FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL
    REGULATIONS .

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