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CASTROL INC -- MULTI-PURPOSE WHEEL BEARING GREASE, 0710 -- 9150-00N023824
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:MULTI-PURPOSE WHEEL BEARING GREASE, 0710
MSDS Date:08/01/1991
FSC:9150
NIIN:00N023824
MSDS Number: BMFHT
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:CASTROL INC
Address:240 CENTENNIAL AVE
City:PISCATAWAY
State:NJ
ZIP:08854-3910
Country:US
Info Phone Num:908-980-9100
Emergency Phone Num:908-980-9100
Preparer's Name:K WRIGHT
CAGE:98308
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:CASTROL INDUSTRIAL NORTH AMERICA INC.
Address:5511 DISTRICT BLVD
Box:City:LOS ANGELES
State:CA
ZIP:90040
Country:US
Phone:213-890-4420
CAGE:98308

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

Ingred Name:METHACRYLATE POLYMER; (METHYACRYLATE POLYMER BLEND)
Fraction by Wt: 1-5%

Ingred Name:CASTER OIL, HYDROGENATED; (12-HYDROXYSTEARIC ACID)
CAS:8001-78-3
RTECS #:FI4130000
Fraction by Wt: <1%

Ingred Name:ETHANOL 2,2'-(9-OCTADECENYLIMINO) BIZ-(Z)
CAS:25307-17-9
Fraction by Wt: <1%

Ingred Name:MINERAL OIL, PETROLEUM DISTILLATES, HYDROTREATED HEAVY
    NAPHTHENIC; (SEVERELY REFINED PETROLEUM BASESTOCKS)
CAS:64742-52-5
RTECS #:PY8035000
Fraction by Wt: 70-100%
OSHA PEL:5 MG/M3 (MFR)
ACGIH TLV:5 MG/M3 (MFR)

Ingred Name:STEARIC ACID, 12-HYDROXY-; (12-HYDROXYOCTADECANOIC ACID)
CAS:106-14-9
RTECS #:WI3850000
Fraction by Wt: 5-10%

Ingred Name:LITHIUM HYDROXIDE; (LITHIUM HYDROXIDE, MONOHYDRATE)
CAS:1310-65-2
RTECS #:OJ6307070
Fraction by Wt: 1-5%

Ingred Name:AZELAIC ACID; (DICARBOXYLIC ACID)
CAS:123-99-9
RTECS #:CM1980000
Fraction by Wt: 1-5%

Ingred Name:ANTIMONY DIALKYLDITHIOCARBAMATE; MFR CAS NO: 15890-25-2
CAS:15991-76-1
Fraction by Wt: 1-5%

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:NO	Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE: EYES: MAY CAUSE MILD EYE
    IRRITATION.. SKIN: MAY CAUSE SKIN IRRITATION, DRYING OR DERMATITIS
    ON PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO SKIN. RELEASE DURING HIGH PRESSURE USAGE
    MAY RESULT IN INJECTION OF PRODUCT	INTO SKIN CAUSING LOCAL
    NECROSIS. LOCALNECROSIS IS EVIDENCED BY DELAYED ONSET OF PAIN AND
    TISSUE (SEE EFTS OF OVEREXP)
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NOT RELEVANT.
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZ: DAMAGE. INHAL: NO EXPOSURE EXPECTED
    UNDER NORMAL USAGE CONDITIONS. INGESTION: LOW ORDER OF ACUTE
    TOXICITY. SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE MAY INCLUDE TRANSIENT EYE
    IRRITATION, REDNESS, TEARI NG.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:PRE-EXISTING SKIN DISORDERS.

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

First Aid:EYE: FLUSH W/CLEAR WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MIN.IF IRRIT
    PERSISTS, SEE MED ATTN.SKIN: REMOVE CONTAM CLTHG.WIPE EXCESS MATL
    FROM SKIN.WASH EXPOS AREA W/SOAP & H*2O.INHAL: REMOVE FROM AREA OF
    EXPOS.INGEST: DO NOT INDUCE VOMIT. GEN,NO TREATMENT IS NEC UNLESS
    LRG QTYS ARE INGESTED AS LUBRICATING GREASES USUALLY EXHIBIT LOW
    ORDER OF TOX TO HUMANS & EXPERIMENTAL ANIMALS.IF ANY SYMP DEVELOP,
    SEEK MED ATTN.

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

Flash Point Method:COC
Flash Point:380F,193C
Extinguishing Media:CO*2, DRY CHEMICAL, FOAM AND WATER FOG. DO NOT USE
    DIRECT STREAM OF WATER. PROD CAN FLOAT & REIGNITE ON WATER SURFACE.
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED POSITIVE PRESSURE SCBA
    & FULL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT . COOL FIRE EXPOSED CONTAINERS WITH
    WATER.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Spill Release Procedures:PROD MAY BURN BUT IS NOT READILY IGNITABLE.
    SCOOP UP EXCESS GREASE & STORE IN CLOSED CONTAINER UNTIL DISPOSAL.
    CLEAN AREA WITH APPROPRIATE CLEANER. KEEP MATERIAL AWAY FROM SEWERS
    AND OPEN BODIES OF WA TER.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:KEEP CONTAINER CLOSED WHEN NOT IN USE.
    DO NOT STORE NEAR HEAT, SPARKS, FLAME OR STRONG OXIDANTS. AVOID
    PROLONGED OR REPEATED CONTACT WITH SKIN.
Other Precautions:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Respiratory Protection:NONE NORMALLY REQUIRED. USE NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED
    RESPIRATOR APPROPRIATE FOR EXPOSURE OF CONCERN .
Ventilation:NO SPEC VENT IS USUALLY NEC.HOWEVER,IF OPER CNDTNS MAY
    CREATE HIGH AIRBORNE CONC OF MATL,SPEC/LOCAL VENT MAY BE NEEDED.
Protective Gloves:NEOPRENE OR NITRILE GLOVES.
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL WORKERS GOGGLES .
Other Protective Equipment:UNIFORMS AND COVERALLS.
Work Hygienic Practices:DO NOT WEAR CONTAMINATED CLOTHING. LAUNDER
    BEFORE REUSE OR DISCARD. WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING.
Supplemental Safety and Health
% VOLAT: NEGLIGIBLE. WASTE DISP METH: REGARDING AIR POLLUTION, WATER
    POLLUTION OR HEALTH.CAUTION: IMPROPER DISP/REUSE OF EMPTY CNTNR
    MIGHT CAUSE FIRE, EXPLO/TOX FUMES FROM RESIDUES. DO NOT PRESS/EXPOS
     TO OPEN FLAME/HEAT. KEEP CNTNR CLSD. REFER TO APPLIC FED,
    STATE/LOCAL REGULATIONS.

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

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:>600F,>316C
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:500F,260C
Vapor Pres:<0.01
Vapor Density:>5
Spec Gravity:0.90
pH:NEUTRL
Evaporation Rate & Reference:<0.01
Solubility in Water:NEGLIGIBLE
Appearance and Odor:BROWN, SMOOTH BUTTERY SEMI-SOLID; MILD ODOR.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:SUPDAT

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
OXIDIZING MATERIALS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:HEAT, OPEN FLAME.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CARBON MONOXIDE, CARBON DIOXIDE,
    OXIDES OF CARBON AND LITHIUM.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:UNDER RCRA, APPLIC HAZ WASTE CLASSIFICATION MUST
    BE EVALUATED PRIOR TO DISP OF MATL. USE OF PROD, PROCESSING/CONTAM
    MAY RENDER RESULTING MATL HAZ. ALL RECOVERED MATL SHD BE PACKAGED,
    LBLD, TRANSPORTED  & DISP OF I/A/W LOCAL, STATE & FED REGS (SUP
    DAT)

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