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GENERAL POLYMERS DISTRIBUTING CORPORATION -- DECO-REZ VINYL ESTER RESIN FLOORING (SUPP -- 7220-00N019746
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:DECO-REZ VINYL ESTER RESIN FLOORING	(SUPP
MSDS Date:06/17/1988
FSC:7220
NIIN:00N019746
MSDS Number: BLRJL
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:GENERAL POLYMERS DISTRIBUTING CORPORATION
Address:145 CALDWELD DR
City:CINCINNATI
State:OH
ZIP:45216
Country:US
Info Phone Num:513-761-0011 800-543-7694
Emergency Phone Num:513-761-0011
CAGE:4Z817
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:GENERAL POLYMERS CORP
Address:145 CALDWELL DR
Box:City:CINCINNATI
State:OH
ZIP:45216
Country:US
Phone:513 761-0011    800-543-7694
CAGE:4Z817

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

Ingred Name:VINYL ESTER RESIN. VP: 5 @ 20 C

Ingred Name:STYRENE, MONOMER  (SARA III)
CAS:100-42-5
RTECS #:WL3675000
OSHA PEL:100 PPM
ACGIH TLV:S,50PPM/100STEL;9293
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:YES	 OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:REPEATED EXPOSURE TO SMALL AMOUNTS
    ABOVE THE TLV MAY CAUSE RESPIRATORY & EYE IRRITATION. CONTACT WITH
    SKIN CAN LEAD TO IRRITATION.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:STYRENE: GROUP 2B (IARC)
Effects of Overexposure:SEE HEALTH HAZARDS.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NOT KNOWN.

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

First Aid:EYE: IRRIGATE WITH FLOWING H2O IMMED & CONTINUOSLY FOR 15
    MIN. CONSULT MD. SKIN: IN CASE OF CNTCT, IMMED FLUSH SKIN WITH
    PLENTY OF WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MIN WHILE REMOVING CONTAM CLTHG &
    SHOES. CALL M D IF IRRIT PERSITS. WASH CLTHG BEFORE REUSE. DESTROY
    CONTAM SHOES. INHAL: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. IF NOT BRTHG, GIVE MOUTH
    TO MOUTH RESUSCITATION. IF BRTHG IS DIFFICULT GIVE O2. INGEST: DO
    (SUPP DATA)

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

Flash Point:86.0F,30.0C
Lower Limits:1.1 %
Extinguishing Media:FOAM, ALCOHOL FOAM, CO2, DRY CHEMICAL OR WATER FOG.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR GOGGLES AND NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED SCBA AND
    FULL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT . KEEP VAPORS AWAY FROM IGNITION SOURCES.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:UPON EXPOSURE TO HEAT OR FLAME, AN
    EXOTHERMIC REACTION CAN DEVELOP.

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

Spill Release Procedures:COVER WITH AN ABSORBENT MATERIAL AND SHOVEL
    INTO A WASTE CONTAINER.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:PRACTICE GOOD CARE AND CAUTION TO
    AVOID SKIN AND EYE CONTACT AND BREATHING VAPORS.
Other Precautions:USE MATERIAL WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION.

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

Respiratory Protection:IF TLV OF THE PRODUCT OR ANY COMPONENT IS
    EXCEEDED, A NIOSH/MSHA JOINTLY APPROVED AIR SUPPLIED RESPIRATOR IS
    ADVISED IN ABSENCE OF PROPER ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL. ENGINEERING OR
    ADMINSTRATIVE CONTROLS S HOULD BE IMPLEMENTED.
Ventilation:PROVIDE SUFFICIENT MECHANICAL (GENERAL AND/OR LOCAL
    EXHAUST) VENTILATION TO MAINTAIN EXPOSURES BELOW TLV(S).
Protective Gloves:POLYURETHANE OR IMPERVIOUS GLOVES.
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL WORKERS GOGGLES .
Other Protective Equipment:EYE WASH & SAFETY SHOWER.
Work Hygienic Practices:WEAR FULL LENGTH CLOTHING TO PROTECT SKIN AS
    MUCH AS POSSIBLE.
Supplemental Safety and Health
MFR TRADE NAME/PART NO: (INTERMEDIATE), 3116LV PART A. FIRST AID PROC:
    NOT INDUCE VOMITING. CALL A PHYSICIAN AND/OR TRANSPORT TO A MEDICAL
    FACILITY.

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

HCC:F4
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:293F,145C
Vapor Pres:SEE INGRED
Vapor Density:HVR/AIR
Evaporation Rate & Reference:SLOWER THAN ETHER
Appearance and Odor:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:37.8

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
AVOID CONTACT WITH METAL SALTS, SUCH AS FERRIC & ALUMINUM CHLORIDES,
    CONTACT WITH PEROXIDES & OXIDIZING AGENTS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:EXPOSURE TO DIRECT SUNLIGHT AND
    TEMPERATURES ABOVE 120 F.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CO2.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:BURY OR INCINERATE IN ACCORDANCE WITH LOCAL,
    STATE & FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

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