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DOW CHEMICAL U.S.A. -- DERAKANE 411-C-50 VINYL ESTER RESIN, 19634 -- 8030-00N001060
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:DERAKANE 411-C-50 VINYL ESTER RESIN, 19634
MSDS Date:05/31/1989
FSC:8030
NIIN:00N001060
MSDS Number: BCGXW
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:DOW CHEMICAL U.S.A.
Address:CHEMICAL AND METALS DEPARTMENT
City:MIDLAND
State:MI
ZIP:48674
Country:US
Info Phone Num:517-636-4400
Emergency Phone Num:517-636-4400
Preparer's Name:BILL MANEY
CAGE:96717
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:DOW CHEMICAL CO
Address:100 LARKIN CENTER
Box:City:MIDLAND
State:MI
ZIP:48674
Country:US
Phone:800-258-2436
CAGE:96717

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

Ingred Name:STYRENE, MONOMER  (SARA III)
CAS:100-42-5
RTECS #:WL3675000
Fraction by Wt: 45%
OSHA PEL:100 PPM
ACGIH TLV:S,50PPM/100STEL;9293
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

Ingred Name:VINYL ESTER RESIN
Fraction by Wt: 50%

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

Effects of Overexposure:EYE CONT:IRRIT,TRANSIENT CORNEAL INJ.SKIN
    REPT/PRLG CONT:IRRIT,SUPFICIAL BURN.INHALATION:IRRIT

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

First Aid:EYES:FLUSH W/WATER 15 MIN,SEE MD.SKIN:FLUSH W/WATER,SEE
    MD,INHALATION;REMOVE TO FRESH AIR,START ARTIF RESP IF NEEDED,GET
    MED ATTN.INGESTION:INDUCE VOMITING,SEE MD.(NOTE:NO KNOWN ANTIDOTE.)

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

Flash Point Method:PMCC
Flash Point:>70F,>21C
Lower Limits:SEE INGRED 1
Upper Limits:SEE INGRED 1
Extinguishing Media:WATER FOG, FOAM, ALCOHOL FOAM, CARBON DIOXIDE OR
    DRY CHEMICAL.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED SCBA & FULL
    PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT .
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:UPON EXPOSURE TO HEAT OR FLAME, AN
    EXOTHERMIC REACTION CAN DEVELOP, FOLLOWED BY DECOMPOSITION OF
    PRODUCT. KEEP VAPORS AWAY FROM POSSIBLE IGNITION SOURCES.

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

Spill Release Procedures:USE APPROPRAITE SAFETY EQUIP.KEEP AWAY FROM
    HEAT OR FLAME SOURCE.RESIN CAN BE REMOVED WITH METHYLENE
    CHLORIDE,ACETONE,OR AN AROMATIC SOLVENT.(NOTE:THESE PROD HAVE
    SEPARATE TOXICITY AND FLAMM HAZARDS).

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:PRACTIVE GOOD CARE AND CAUTION TO
    AVOID SKIN & EYE CONT.AVOID BREATH VAPORS.KEEP FROM ALL SOURCES OF
    HEAT.STORE TEMP BE MAINTAINED AT 50-80F.
Other Precautions:HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATIONS.

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

Respiratory Protection:NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESP DEVICE IN ACCORD WITH
    EXPOSURE OF CONCERN
Ventilation:GENERAL OR LOCAL
Protective Gloves:YES
Eye Protection:CHEM GOGGLES
Other Protective Equipment:CLEAN,BODY-COVERING CLOTHING
Supplemental Safety and Health

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

HCC:F3
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:INGRED 1
Vapor Pres:INGRED 1
Vapor Density:INGRED 1
Spec Gravity:1.020-1.060
Solubility in Water:INSOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:STRAW YELLOW VISCOUS LIQUID,PUNGENT STYRENE ODOR.

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
OXIDIZING MATERIAL
Stability Condition to Avoid:AVOID STORAGE IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT & AT
    TEMPERATURES ABOVE 120F.
Conditions to Avoid Polymerization:OXIDIZING MAT,DIRECT SUNLIGHT,TEMPS
    ABOVE 120F.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:RESIN CAN BE DISPOSED OF THROUGH BURNING IN AN
    ADEQUATE INCINERATOR OR BURYING IN AN APPROVED LANDFILL.LOCAL,STATE
    AND FEDERAL LAWS APPLY.

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