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DOW CHEMICAL USA -- DERAKANE 411-45,VINYL ESTER RESIN -- 8030-00N001059
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:DERAKANE 411-45,VINYL ESTER RESIN
MSDS Date:01/01/1985
FSC:8030
NIIN:00N001059
MSDS Number: BCGXV
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:DOW CHEMICAL USA
Address:2020 DOW CENTER
City:MIDLAND
State:MI
ZIP:48640-6030
Country:US
CAGE:EO044
=== 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
Company Name:DOW CHEMICAL USA
Address:2020 DOW CENTER
City:MIDLAND
State:MI
ZIP:48640-6030
Country:US
CAGE:EO044

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

Ingred Name:STYRENE, MONOMER  (SARA III)
CAS:100-42-5
RTECS #:WL3675000
Fraction by Wt: 50%
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 INJURY. SKIN:
    RPT/PRLG CONT IRRIT,SUPFIC BURNS. INHALATION: IRRIT

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

First Aid:EYE: FLUSH WITH WATER 15 MIN,SEE MD. SKIN: FLUSH WITH
    WATER,SEE MD. INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR,START ARTIF RESP IF
    NEEDED,SEE MD. INGESTION: INDUCE VOMITING,SEE MD. (NOTE: NO KNOWN
    ANTIDOTE).

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

Flash Point:90-95F (TOC)
Lower Limits:1.1
Upper Limits:6.1
Extinguishing Media:FOAM,CO2,DRY CHEMICAL
Fire Fighting Procedures:GOGGLES,SELF CONT BREATH APP
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:EXOTHERMIC REACTION UPON EXPOSURE TO HEAT
    OR FLAME

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

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

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:PRACTICE GOOD CARE AND CAUTION TO
    AVOID SKIN AND EYE CONTACT. AVOID BREATH VAPORS. STORE TEMP RANGE
    50-80F. KEEP FROM SOURCES OF HEAT
Other Precautions:HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION.

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

Respiratory Protection:NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESP DEVICE IN ACCORD WITH
    EXPOSURE OF CONCERN
Ventilation:GENERAL/LOCAL AS REQ TO MAINTAIN TLV
Protective Gloves:YES
Eye Protection:CHEM GOGGLES
Other Protective Equipment:CLEAN,BODY-COVERING COVERALLS.
Supplemental Safety and Health

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

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:294F
Vapor Pres:7
Vapor Density:3.6
Spec Gravity:1.040
Solubility in Water:INSOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:STRAW YELLOW VISCOUS LIQUID, PUNGENT STYRENE ODOR
Percent Volatiles by Volume:50

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
OXIDIZING MATERIAL
Stability Condition to Avoid:DIRECT SUNLIGHT,TEMPS ABOVE 120F
Conditions to Avoid Polymerization:OXIDIZING MAT,DIRECT SUNLIGHT OR
    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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