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TORGINOL INC -- BLACK 17038 B -- 8010-01-419-1154
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:BLACK 17038 B
MSDS Date:01/20/1995
FSC:8010
NIIN:01-419-1154
Status Code:A
MSDS Number: CLLMK
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:TORGINOL INC
Address:710 FOREST AVE
Box:102
City:SHEBOYGAN FALLS
State:WI
ZIP:53085-0102
Country:US
Info Phone Num:920-467-2471
Emergency Phone Num:1-800-688-4005
Preparer's Name:ERNEST CARTER
Chemtrec Ind/Phone:(800)424-9300
CAGE:33961
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:TORGINOL INC
Address:710 FOREST AVE
Box:102
City:SHEBOYGAN FALLS
State:WI
ZIP:53085-0102
Country:US
Phone:920-467-2471
CAGE:33961

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

Ingred Name:XYLENE
CAS:1330-20-7
RTECS #:ZE2100000
= Wt:21.
ACGIH TLV:434 MG/M3;100 PPM
ACGIH STEL:651 MG/M3;150 PPM
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:UNKNOWN	  IARC:UNKNOWN	  OSHA:YES
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:AS A PRECAUTION: EXPOSURE TO LIQUIDS,
    VAPORS, MISTS OR FUMES SHOULD BE MINIMIZED. MEDICAL CONDITIONS THAT
    COULD BE AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE INCLUDE RESPIRATORY DISORDERS AND
    SKIN ALLERGIES. POTENTIAL FO R NERVOUS SYSTEM, KIDNEY OR LIVER
    DAMAGE.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NONE.
Effects of Overexposure:INHALATION: MAY CAUSE DIFFICULT OR BREATHING,
    DIZZINESS AND HEADACHES. EYE CONTACT: IRRITATING AND MAY  INJURE
    EYE TISSUE IF NOT REMOVED PROMPTLY. SKIN CONTACT: MAY IRRITATE AND
    CAUSE DERMATITIS. INGE STION: OBTAIN IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ATTENTION.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:DIZZINESS, HEADACHES, RESPIRATORY
    DISORDERS AND DERMATITIS.

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

First Aid:INHALATION OVEREXPOSURE: MOVE PERSON TO FRESH AIR. IF
    BREATHING STOPS, APPLY ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION AND SEEK MEDICAL
    ATTENTION.EYE CONTACT: FLUSH WITH LARGE QUANTITIES OF WATER FOR 15
    MINUTES. SKIN CO NTACT: WASH THOROUGHLY WITH SOAP AND WATER AND SEE
    A PHYSICIAN.

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

Flash Point Method:TCC
Flash Point:81 DEG F
Autoignition Temp:Autoignition Temp Text:NONE
Lower Limits:1.0%
Upper Limits:7.0%
Extinguishing Media:FOAM, CO2, DRY CHEMICAL.
Fire Fighting Procedures:SELF CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS SHOULD BE
    AVAILABLE FOR FIRE FIGHTERS. COOL FIRE EXPOSED CONTAINERS WITH
    WATER.FLASHBACK ALONG VAPOR TRAIL MAY OCCUR. VAPOR MAY EXPLODE IF
    IGNITED IN AN ENCLOSED ARE A.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:KEEP PRODUCT AWAY FROM IGNITION SOURCES
    SUCH AS HEAT, SPARKS, PILOT LIGHTS, STATIC ELECTRICITY AND OPEN
    FLAMES.

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

Spill Release Procedures:ELIMINATE ALL IGNITION SOURCES. KEEP PEOPLE
    AWAY. STOP LEAK. DIKE AND CONTAIN SPILL, KEEPING PRODUCT OUT OF
    SEWERS AND WATERCOURSES. RECOVER FREE PRODUCT. ABSORB WITH SUITABLE
    MATERIAL. VENTILATE CONF INED SPACES.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:KEEP CONTAINERS TIGHTLY CLOSED WHEN
    NOT IN USE. DO NOT TRANSFER  MATERIAL TO UNMARKED CONTAINERS.
    MINIMIZE BREATHING VAPORS AND SKIN CONTACT.
Other Precautions:EMPTY CONTAINERS: CONTAINERS OF THIS MATERIAL MAY BE
    HAZARDOUS WHEN EMPTIED. SINCE EMPTY CONTAINERS RETAIN PRODUCT
    RESIDUES, ALL HAZARD PRECAUTIONS GIVEN IN THE DATA SHEET MUST BE
    OBSERVED. DISPOSAL O F CONTAINERS: ALL CONTAINERS SHOULD BE
    DISPOSED OF IN AN ENVIRONMENTALLY SAFE MANNER AND IN ACCORDAN CE
    WITH GOVERNMENT.

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

Respiratory Protection:WHERE CONCENTRATIONS IN AIR EXCEED EXPOSURE
    GUIDELINES USE NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATOR WITH ORGANIC VAPOR
    CARTRIDGE AND DUST FILTER. USE SELF CONTAINED BEATHING APPARATUS IN
    CONFINED AREAS.
Ventilation:USE ONLY WITH VENTILATION SUFFICIENT TO PREVENT EXCEEDING
    RECOMMENDED EXPOSURE LIMITS AND BUILD UP OF EXPLOSIVE
    CONCENTRATIONS OF VAPORS IN AIR.
Protective Gloves:IMPERMEABLE CHEMICAL HANDLING GLOVES FOR SKIN
    PROTECTION.
Eye Protection:USE CHEMICAL SAFETY GLASSES WITH SIDE SHIELDS FOR EYE
    PROTECTION.
Other Protective Equipment:WEAR FULL BODY PROTECTIVE CLOTHING TO
    PREVENT SKIN CONTACT.
Work Hygienic Practices:EYE WASHES AND SAFETY SHOWERS IN THE WORKPLACE
    ARE RECOMMENDED.
Supplemental Safety and Health
NONE.

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

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:282 DEG F
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:NONE
Decomp Temp:Decomp Text:NONE
Vapor Density:HEAVIER
Spec Gravity:(H20=1): 1.6
VOC Pounds/Gallon:331
VOC Grams/Liter:2.76
Evaporation Rate & Reference:SLOWER THAN ETHER
Appearance and Odor:FREE-FLOWING LIQUID.

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
AVOID CONTACT WITH STRONG OXIDANTS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:REACTION WITH EPOXY CURING AGENTS MAY
    PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE HEAT.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:INCLUDING CARBON MONOXIDE, CARBON
    DIOXIDE.
Conditions to Avoid Polymerization:WILL NOT OCCUR.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:OBSERVE PRECAUTIONS FOR VOLATILE FLAMMABLE
    VAPORS FROM ABSORBED MATERIAL. ASSURE CONFORMITY WITH APPLICABLE
    GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS. CONSULT AN EXPERT ON DISPOSAL OF RECOVERED 
    MATERIAL AND ENSURE CONF ORMITY TO DISPOSAL REGULATIONS.

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