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TURCO PRODUCTS INC SUB OF PENNWALT CORP -- TURCO 5975A -- 6850-01-045-7929
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:TURCO 5975A
MSDS Date:09/25/1991
FSC:6850
NIIN:01-045-7929
MSDS Number: BMWXM
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:TURCO PRODUCTS INC SUB OF PENNWALT CORP
Address:24700 SOUTH MAIN STREET
Box:6200
City:CARSON
State:CA
ZIP:90749
Country:US
Info Phone Num:714-387-6200
Emergency Phone Num:714-387-6200
Preparer's Name:JOHN P. JONES
CAGE:61102
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:TURCO PRODUCTS, INC. DIVISON OF ELF ATOCHEM NORTH AMERICA
Address:2000 MARKET ST
Box:City:PHILADELPHIA
State:PA
ZIP:19103-3222
Country:US
Phone:215-419-7890
CAGE:61102

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

Ingred Name:HEAVY AROMATIC NAPHTHA
CAS:64742-94-5
RTECS #:WF3100000
Fraction by Wt: 25%
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED

Ingred Name:2-BUTOXYETHANOL
CAS:111-76-2
RTECS #:KJ8575000
Fraction by Wt: <5%
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED
OSHA PEL:S, 50 PPM
ACGIH TLV:S, 25 PPM; 9293

Ingred Name:NONYLPHENOL POLYETHOXATE
CAS:9016-45-9
RTECS #:MD0900000
Fraction by Wt: <5%
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED

Ingred Name:SODIUM TETRABORATE, DECAHYDRATE
CAS:1303-96-4
RTECS #:VZ2275000
Fraction by Wt: <5%
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED
OSHA PEL:10 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV:5 MG/M3; 9192

Ingred Name:AMMONIUM HYDROXIDE	(SARA III)
CAS:1336-21-6
RTECS #:BQ9625000
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

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

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:SKIN AND EYES: MAY CAUSE MODERATE TO
    SEVERE IRRITATION. THIS MATERIAL IS READILY ABSORBED THROUGH SKIN
    IN TOXIC AMOUNTS.  INHALATION: VAPORS MAY CAUSE MODERATE IRRITATION
    AND CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DE PRESSION. CAUTION! 2-BUTOXYETHANOL IS
    READILY ABSORBED THROUGH THE SKIN WHERE IT EXERTS A TOXIC EFFECT ON
    KIDNEYS/LIVER.
Effects of Overexposure:SKIN: DRYING, DEFATTING.  INHALATION:
    DIZZINESS, HEADACHE, SEVERE RESPIRATORY IRRITATION AND NAUSEA.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:PRE-EXISTING CONDITIONS INVOLVING
    THE KIDNEY, LIVER AND BLOOD-FORMING SYSTEM.

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

First Aid:EYES: FLUSH WITH LARGE VOLUMES OF WATER FOR AT LEAST 15
    MINUTES. IF IRRITATION PERSISTS, OBRAIN MEDICAL ATTENTION.	SKIN:
    SPEED IS ESSENTIAL. FLUSH AFFECTED AREA WITH LARGE VOLUMES OF
    WATER. WASH WITH  SOAP AND WATER. RINSE THOROUGHLY. IF IRRITATION
    IS EVIDENT OR BLISTERING OCCURS, OBTAIN MEDICAL ATTENTION. 
    INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR.  INGESTION: DO NOT INDUCE
    VOMITING. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION.

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

Flash Point Method:COC
Flash Point:144F,62C
Extinguishing Media:FOAM, CARBON DIOXIDE, DRY CHEMICAL.
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE SELF-CONTAINED RESPIRATORY PROTECTION.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE

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

Spill Release Procedures:CONFINE SPILL. STOP LEAK AT SOURCE IF THIS CAN
    BE DONE SAFELY. VENTILATE AREA. PUMP LIQUID INTO DOT-APPROVED DRUMS
    FOR DISPOSAL. ABSORB REMAINING LIQUID ONTO INERT ABSORBENT AND
    PLACE IN DOT-APPROVED  DRUMS FOR DISPOSAL.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE IN DRY PROTECTED AREA. USE CARE
    TO AVOID SPLASHING. USE APPROPRIATE PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT.
Other Precautions:NONE

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

Respiratory Protection:IF NEEDED, USE A NIOSH-APPROVED SELF-CONTAINED
    BREATHING APPARATUS, POSITIVE PRESSURE HOSE MASK OR AN AIR LINE
    MASK.
Ventilation:MAINTAIN SUFFICIENT MACHANICAL VENTILATION TO KEEP
    CONCENTRATION BELOW TLV.
Protective Gloves:SOLVENT RESISTANT GLOVES.
Eye Protection:FACE SHIELD OR GOGGLES.
Other Protective Equipment:BOOTS AND APRON MADE OF SOLVENT RESISTANT
    MATERIAL.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH HANDS THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING THIS
    MATERIAL.
Supplemental Safety and Health
NONE

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

HCC:V4
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:212F,100C
Vapor Pres:5 MM HG
Vapor Density:>1
Spec Gravity:1.00
pH:10.0
Evaporation Rate & Reference:<1 (N-BUTYL ACETATE=1)
Solubility in Water:EMULSIFIES
Appearance and Odor:AMBER LIQUID, SOLVENT ODOR.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:75

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZING MATERIALS, STRONG ACIDS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CARBON MONOXIDE, DIOXIDE AND OTHER
    TOXIC VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:FOLLOW ALL APPLICABLE LOCAL, STATE AND FEDERAL
    REGULATIONS.

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