MANVILLE SALES CORPORATION -- MANVILLE FIBERGLASS INSULATION -- 1560-01-334-9850
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:MANVILLE FIBERGLASS INSULATION
MSDS Date:10/01/1991
FSC:1560
NIIN:01-334-9850
MSDS Number: BNTWC
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:MANVILLE SALES CORPORATION
Address:717 SEVENTEENTH STREET
City:DENVER
State:CO
ZIP:80217
Country:US
Info Phone Num:303-978-2000
Emergency Phone Num:303-978-4900
CAGE:75165
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:SCHULLER INTERNATIONAL INC.
Box:5108
City:DENVER
State:CO
ZIP:80217-5108
Country:US
Phone:303-978-4900
CAGE:75165

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

Ingred Name:FIBROUS GLASS
CAS:65997-17-3
Fraction by Wt: 82-89%
Other REC Limits:1 FIBER/CC
OSHA PEL:5 MG/CUM
ACGIH TLV:10 MG/CUM

Ingred Name:UREA EXTENDED PHENOL-FORMALDEHYDE RESIN CURED
CAS:25104-55-6
Fraction by Wt: 2-18%

Ingred Name:UREA EXTENDED PHENOL-MELAMINE-FORMALDEHYDE RESIN
CAS:25212-25-3
Fraction by Wt: 2%

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

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:YES	 OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE:DUST FROM THIS PRODUCT IS A
    MECHANICAL IRRITANT. BREATHING DUST FROM THIS PRODUCT MAY CAUSE
    SCRATCHY THROAT, CONGESTION, AND SLIGHT COUGHING. GETTING FIBERS OR
    DUST ON SKIN OR IN EYES MAY CAUSE  ITCHING, RASH, OR REDNESS. 
    CHRONIC: MORTALITY STUDIES HAV INDICATED A POSSIBLE INCREASE IN
    RESPIRATORY CANCER.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:IMPLANTATION STUDIES HAVE BEEN POSITIVE
    SO IARC HAS CLASSIFIED GLASS WOOL AS POSSIBLY CARCINOGENIC FOR
    HUMANS.
Effects of Overexposure:EYE: MECHANICAL IRRITATION. SKIN: MECHANICAL
    IRRITATION, ITCHING, REDNESS. INHALED: UPPER RESPIRATORY
    IRRITATION, CONGESTION, COUGHING.  INGESTED: G/I IRRITATION.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:LUNGS DISEASES

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

First Aid:INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. DRINK WATER TO CLEAR
    THROAT/BLOW NOSE TO EVACUATE FIBERS. SKIN: WASH AFFECTED AREAS
    GENTLY W/SOAP & WARM WATER. EYES: FLUSH W/COPIOUS QUANTITIES OF
    WATER. IF IRRITATIO N PERSISTS, CONSULT PHYSICIAN. NO CHRONIC
    EFFECTS ARE EXPECTED AFTER INGESTION.

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

Fire Fighting Procedures:NO SPECIAL PROCEDURES ARE EXPECTED TO BE
    NECESSARY FOR THIS PRODUCT. NORMAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES SHOULD
    BE FOLLOWED TO AVOID INHALATION OF SMOKE AND GASES.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:SUPPLIER DID NOT ADDRESS THIS FIELD.

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

Spill Release Procedures:PICK UP PIECES. VACUUM CLEAN DUSTS. IF
    SWEEPING IS NECESSARY USE A DUST SUPPRESSANT. DO NOT DRY SWEEP.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:KEEP MATERIAL DRY AND PROTECTED FROM
    THE ELEMENTS. WAREHOUSE STORAGE SHOULD BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH
    PACKAGE DIRECTIONS, IF ANY.
Other Precautions:USE PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT WHEN HANDLING LOOSE OR
    UNPACKAGED MATERIAL.

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

Respiratory Protection:USE NIOSH APPROVED DUST/MIST RESPIRATOR SHOULD
    BE USED IF VENTILATION IS UNAVAILABE OR IS INADEQUATE FOR KEEPING
    DUST AND FIBER LEVELS BELOW APPLICABLE EXPOSURE LIMITS.
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST VENTILATION SHOULD BE PROVIDEDYWHERE CUTTING
    ETC. IS DONE. USE GENERAL MECHANICAL VENTILATION TO BELOW PEL
Protective Gloves:RECOMMENDED
Eye Protection:SAFETY GLASSES W/SIDESHIELDS
Other Protective Equipment:WEAR LOOSE FITTING, LONG SLEEVED CLOTHING.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH EXPOSED AREAS W/SOAP & WARM WATER AFTER
    HANDLING. WASH WORK CLOTHES SEPARATELY FROM OTHER CLOTHING/RINSE
    THOROUGHLY
Supplemental Safety and Health
MSDS RECEIVED FROM NAVY (FOCAL POINT N). NAVY IDENTIFIED NSN.

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

HCC:N1
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:>1300F,>704
Spec Gravity:SOLID
Appearance and Odor:GOLD TO YELLOW OR BLACK FIBROUS GLASS BLANKET,
    BOARD, OR FORMED SHAPE, NO ODOR
Percent Volatiles by Volume:0

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
THIS PRODUCT IS NOT REACTIVE.
Stability Condition to Avoid:THIS PRODUCT IS NOT REACTIVE.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CARBON DIOXIDE, CARBON MONOXIDE,
    CARBON PARTICLES, TRACES OF HYDROGEN CYANIDE FROM THE RESIN
    BURNING.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:WASTES AREN'T HAZARDOUS AS DEFINED BY RCRA.
    COMPLY WITH FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL REGULATIONS FOR THE DISPOAL OF
    FIBEROUS GLASS WOOL PRODUCTS. IF UNSURE CONSULT WITH PUBLIC HEALTH
    DEPT. AND/OR ENVIRONMEN TAL PROTECTION AGENCY.

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