MANVILLE SALES CORPORATION -- MANVILLE FIBERGLASS INSULATION -- 5640-01-360-6561
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:MANVILLE FIBERGLASS INSULATION
MSDS Date:10/01/1991
FSC:5640
NIIN:01-360-6561
MSDS Number: BTWLD
=== 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: 5-10%

Ingred Name:VINYL - NONWOVEN VINYL, AP, FSK FACINGS OR VINYL OR LATEX
    COATING.
Fraction by Wt: <1%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

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

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
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:PRE-EXISTING CHRONIC EYE, SKIN, OR
    RESPIRATORY DISEASE.

=======================  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. INGESTION-PRODUCT IS NOT INTENDED TO BE
    INGESTED OR EAT EN UNDER NORMAL CONDITIONS OF USE. NO CHRONIC
    EFFECTS ARE EXPECTED AFTER INGESTION. EYES: FLUSH W/COPIOUS
    QUANTITIES OF WATER. IF IRRITATION PERSISTS, CONSULT PHYSICIAN.

=====================  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:NONE

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

Spill Release Procedures:PICK UP PIECES. VACUUM DUSTS. IF SWEEPING IS
    NECESSARY USE A DUST SUPPRESSANT (SUCH AS WATER) -	DO NOT DRY
    SWEEP. THESES PROCEDURES WILL HELP MINIMIZE POTENTIAL EXPOSURES.

======================	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:LEATHER OR COTTON GLOVES.
Eye Protection:SAFETY GLASSES W/SIDESHIELDS.
Other Protective Equipment:BARRIER CREAMS MAY ALSO BE USED TO REDUCE
    SKIN CONTACT & IRRITATION. LOOSE FITTING, LONG SLEEVED CLOTHING
    SOULD BE WORN.
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
NONE.

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

HCC:N1
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:>1300F,>704
Spec Gravity:VARIABLE
Solubility in Water:NIL
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 STATE & LOCAL REGULATIONS FOR DISPOAL OF FIBEROUS GLASS
    WOOL PRODUCTS. IF UNSURE CONSULT WITH PUBLIC HEALTH DEPT. AND/OR
    ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTIO N AGENCY.

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