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HENRY W W CO -- SOLVENT FOR HENRY CARPET SEAM ADHESIVE, 244 -- 8040-00N026893
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:SOLVENT FOR HENRY CARPET SEAM ADHESIVE, 244
MSDS Date:12/16/1991
FSC:8040
NIIN:00N026893
MSDS Number: BMDFN
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:HENRY W W CO
Address:5608 SOTO ST
City:HUNTINGTON PARK
State:CA
ZIP:90255-2629
Country:US
Info Phone Num:213-583-4961 / FAX 213-582-8451
Emergency Phone Num:213-583-4961
CAGE:11761
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:HENRY W W CO
Box:3001
City:LANCASTER
State:PA
ZIP:17604
Country:US
Phone:717-396-2328;717-396-2935
CAGE:11761

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

Ingred Name:ETHANE, 1,1,1-TRICHLORO-; (1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE). VP: 160
    @ 68F.
CAS:71-55-6
RTECS #:KJ2975000
Fraction by Wt: 100%
OSHA PEL:350 PPM;450 PPM STEL
ACGIH TLV:350 PPM;450 PPM STEL
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
Ozone Depleting Chemical:1

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:INHAL OF HIGH CONC OF VAPS
    INTOXICATES, DEPRESSES NERV SYS & SUFFOCATES. RPTS HAVE ASSOC RPTD
    & PRLNGD OCCUP OVEREXP TO SOLV W/PERM BRAIN & NERV SYS DMG.
    INTENTIONAL MISUSE BY DELIB CONC & INHALING VA PS MAY BE
    HARMFUL/FATAL. NO LONG TERM LAB TESTS TO DETERMINE CHRONIC EFTS.
    SKIN IRRIT & DERMAT MAY DEV (EFTS OF OVEREXP)
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NOT RELEVANT
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZ:FROM PRLNGD CONT W/SKIN. CHLOROCARBON
    MATLS HAVE PRODUCED SENSIT OF MYOCARDIUM TO EPINEPHRINE IN LAB
    ANIMALS & COULD HAVE A SIMILAR EFT IN HUMANS. ADRENOMIMETICS (E.G.,
    EPINEPHRINE) MAY BE CO NTRAINDICATED EXCEPT FOR LIFE-SUSTAINING
    USES IN HUMANS ACUTELY OR CHRONICALLY EXPOSED TO CHLOROCARBONS .
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:HEART AILMENTS AND SKIN CONDITIONS.

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

First Aid:INHAL: MOVE PERSON TO FRESH AIR AND APPLY ARTF RESP IF
    NEEDED. CALL MD IMMEDIATELY. EYE: FLUSH WITH PLENTY OF WATER FOR AT
    LEAST 15 MINUTES. INGEST: IF SWALLOWED, CONTACT POIS CTL CTR AND
    GET MD. SKIN : WASH THOROUGHLY WITH SOAP AND WATER OR HAND CLEANER.
    DOCTORS NOTE: DO NOT ADMINISTER EPINEPHRINE.

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

Flash Point:NONE
Lower Limits:NONE
Extinguishing Media:FOAM, CO*2, DRY CHEMICAL, WATER FOG.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED PRESSURE DEMAND SCBA
    & FULL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT . GAS MASKS SHOULD BE AVAIL IF LARGE
    AREAS ARE INVOLVED.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:MINIMAL FIRE HAZ, BUT PROPER FRESH AIR
    VENT IS ESSENTIAL TO AVOID CONC OF TOX VAPS WHICH MAY ALSO GIVE
    SURF FLASH IF IN CONT W/PILOT LIGHTS, SPARKS (SUPP DATA)

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

Spill Release Procedures:CLEAN UP SPILLS PROMPTLY, PROVIDING POSITIVE
    FRESH AIR VENT TO PERS. SCOOP MATL INTO DOT APPROVED CNTNR. REMOVE
    TO SAFE PLACE OUTDOORS WHERE MATL CAN DRY.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. USE
    ONLY AS DIRECTED ON LABEL. DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY. CLOSE CNTNR
    AFTER EACH USE. DO NOT RE-USE CONTAINER.
Other Precautions:AVOID SKIN & EYE CONT. NO SMOKING IN AREA OF USE. DO
    NOT USE IN GENERAL VICINITY OF ARC WELDING, OPEN FLAMES OR HOT
    SURFACES. HEAT AND/OR UV RADIATION MAY CAUSE THE FORMATION OF HCL
    AND/OR PHOSGENE (F P N).

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

Respiratory Protection:PROPER VENTILATION NORMALLY SUFFICIENT. IF EYE
    WATERING, HEADACHES OR DIZZINESS ARE EXPERIENCED, INCREASE FRESH
    AIR SUPPLY. WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATORY EQUIPMENT, OR
    LEAVE THE AREA.
Ventilation:VAPS MAY CAUSE SURF FLASH FIRE. ADEQ VENT IS ESSENTIAL TO
    PVNT BUILD-UP OF VAPS. OPEN ALL WINDOWS & DOORS & (SUPP DATA)
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS GLOVES .
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL WORKERS GOGGLES .
Other Protective Equipment:NONE REQUIRED.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH SKIN THOROUGHLY WITH SOAP AND WATER OR
    HAND CLEANER.
Supplemental Safety and Health
EXPLO HAZ: OR OTHER FLAMES. THERM DECOMP PRODS MAY INCLUDE HCL &
    PHOSGENE . VENT: UTILIZE OTHER MEANS TO ASSURE FRESH AIR ENTRY AND
    EXHAUST DURING USE AND UNTIL ALL VAPORS ARE GONE. A SOLVENT OD OR
    MAY BE NOTED UNTIL PRODUCT DRIES.

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

HCC:T4
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:163F,73C
Vapor Pres:SEE INGRED
Vapor Density:HVR/AIR
Spec Gravity:1.29 
Evaporation Rate & Reference:SLOWER THAN ETHER
Appearance and Odor:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:100

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG ALKALIS SUCH AS LYE AND TSP, AND ALUMINUM.
Stability Condition to Avoid:DO NOT PERMIT VAPORS TO PASS THROUGH OPEN
    FLAME.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:IN A FIRE, HYDROGEN CHLORIDE AND
    NOXIOUS GASES. PHOSGENE .

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE WITH FEDERAL, STATE AND
    LOCAL DISPOSAL REGULATIONS. DO NOT FLUSH SOLVENT DOWN DRAINS.

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