SAUEREISEN CEMENTS CO -- 31P ACIDPROOF CEMENT/POWDER -- 8030-00F014086
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:31P ACIDPROOF CEMENT/POWDER
MSDS Date:09/01/1997
FSC:8030
NIIN:00F014086
MSDS Number: CHMJK
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:SAUEREISEN CEMENTS CO
Address:160 GAMMA DR
City:PITTSBURGH
State:PA
ZIP:15238-2920
Country:US
Info Phone Num:412-963-0303
Emergency Phone Num:412-963-0303
CAGE:80703
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:SAUEREISEN CEMENTS COMPANY
Address:160 GAMMA DRIVE
Box:City:PITTSBURGH
State:PA
ZIP:15238
Country:US
Phone:412-963-0303
CAGE:80703

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

Ingred Name:CRYSTALLINE-QUARTZ SILICA, SILICA DUST    (SUSPECTED HUMAN
    CARCINOGEN BY IARC-GROUP 2A; SUSPECTED CARCINOGEN NTP) *98-2*
CAS:14808-60-7
RTECS #:VV7330000
Other REC Limits:0.05 MG/CUM (NIOSH)
OSHA PEL:10 MG/CUM %RESP SIO2
ACGIH TLV:0.1 MG/CUM RESP DUST

Ingred Name:MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE     *98-2*
CAS:8031-18-3
ACGIH TLV:10 MG/CUM

Ingred Name:DISODIUM HEXAFLUOROSILICATE, SODIUM FLUOSILICATE
CAS:16893-85-9
RTECS #:VV8410000
ACGIH TLV:2.5 MG/CUM

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:ORAL LD50(RAT): 125 MG/KG
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:YES    IARC:YES	  OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:EYES/SKIN: IRRITATION. INHALATION:
    IRRITATION TO NOSE, THROAT, RESPIRATORY SYSTEM & DELAYED LUNG
    INJURY(SILICOSIS). INORGANIC FLUORIDES: HIGHLY IRRITATING & TOXIC,
    IRRITATION TO RESPIRATORY TRACT, SKI N/EYES. EXPOSURE TO FLUORIDES
    MAY PRODUCE AN EMBRITTLEMENT/DENSIFICATION OF BONES & INCREASE
    CALCIFICATION OF LIGAMENTS.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:SEE INGREDIENTS.
Effects of Overexposure:IRRITATION, NAUSEA, VOMITING, DIARRHEA,
    CIRCULATORY, RESPIRATORY COMPLAINTS, RASHES.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:RESPIRATORY DISEASES, ASTHMA &
    EMPHYSEMA.

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

First Aid:EYES: FLUSH W/WATER FOR 15 MINS. SKIN: WASH THOROUGHLY W/SOAP
    & WATER. INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR AT ONCE. GIVE CPR IF
    NEEDED. INGESTION: DRINK AS MUCH WATER AS POSSIBLE. INDUCE
    VOMITING. OBTAIN  MEDICAL ATTENTION IN ALL CASES.

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

Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:EMITS FLUORIDE FUMES IF HEATED TO
    DECOMPOSITION TEMPS.

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

Spill Release Procedures:SWEEP, SCOOP/VACUUM DISCHARGED MATERIAL.
    RESPIRATORY PROTECTION SHOULD BE WORN AT ALL TIMES & SKIN CONTACT
    AVOIDED.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:KEEP CONTAINERS CLOSED.

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

Respiratory Protection:USE DUST RESPIRATORS.
Ventilation:NORMAL: FOR GOOD WORKING CONDITIONS SHOULD BE USED.
Protective Gloves:RECOMMENDED
Eye Protection:SAFETY GLASSES W/SIDE SHIELDS
Other Protective Equipment:CHEMICAL TYPE GOGGLES/FACE SHIELD, SAFETY
    SHOWER & EYEWASH STATION, CLOTHING PROTECTION(ARMS, LEGS, NECK,
    FACE).
Work Hygienic Practices:REMOVE/LAUNDER CONTAMINATED CLOTHING BEFORE
    REUSE. WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING.
Supplemental Safety and Health

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

Decomp Temp:Decomp Text:932F
Spec Gravity:2.755
Solubility in Water:<0.1%
Appearance and Odor:FINE WHITE FREE-FLOWING CRYSTALLINE POWDER;
    ODORLESS

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG ACIDS & ACID VAPORS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NONE
Hazardous Decomposition Products:HYDROGEN FLUORIDE GAS.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE OF IN AN APPROVED LANDFILL, IAW/FEDERAL,
    STATE & LOCAL REGULATIONS.

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