SAUEREISEN CEMENTS COMPANY -- LOW EXPANSION CEMENT (POWDER) - NO. 29P -- 5970-01-128-5930
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:LOW EXPANSION CEMENT (POWDER) - NO. 29P
MSDS Date:11/01/1985
FSC:5970
NIIN:01-128-5930
MSDS Number: BGNDG
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:SAUEREISEN CEMENTS COMPANY
Address:160 GAMMA DRIVE
City:PITTSBURGH
State:PA
ZIP:15238
Country:US
Info Phone Num:412-963-0303
Emergency Phone Num:412-963-0303
CAGE:80703
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:SAUEREISEN CEMENTS COMPANY
Address:160 GAMMA DRIVE
Box:City:PITTSBURGH
State:PA
ZIP:15238
Country:US
Phone:412-963-0303
CAGE:80703

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

Ingred Name:MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE
CAS:8031-18-3
Other REC Limits:5 MG/M3

Ingred Name:THE MANUFACTURER STATES THAT A TRADE SECRET HAZARDOUS
    INGREDIENT IS ALSO PRESENT IN THIS PRODUCT.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ
ACGIH TLV:2.5 MG/M3

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:LD50 (ORAL RAT) IS UNKNOWN.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE: HIGHLY TOXIC BY INGESTION;
    INHALATION CAN BE A LOCAL IRRITANT. CHRONIC: REPEATED INHALATION OF
    RESPIRABLE FREE DUST MAY CAUSE DELAYED LUNG INJURY (SILICOSIS).
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NONE OF THE COMPOUNDS IN THIS PRODUCT IS
    LISTED BY IARC, NTP, OR OSHA AS A CARCINOGEN.
Effects of Overexposure:EYE, SKIN & RESPIRATORY TRACT IRRITATION.
    HIGHLY TOXIC BY INGESTION.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:PERSONS WITH A HISTORY OF AILMENTS
    OR WITH A PRE-EXISTING DISEASE INVOLVING THE RESPIRATORY TRACT MAY
    BE AT INCREASED RISK FROM EXPOSURE.

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

First Aid:INHALATION:REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. RESUSCITATE IF NOT BREATHING.
    GET MEDICAL ATTENTION. EYES:IMMEDIATELY FLUSH WITH PLENTY OF WATER
    FOR 15 MINUTES HOLDING EYELIDS OPEN. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION. SKIN:
    WASH  WITH SOAP AND WATER. IF IRRITATION PERSISTS, GET MEDICAL
    ADVICE.  INGESTION: INDUCE VOMITING W/ SALT WATER. GIVE NOTHING BY
    MOUTH IF UNCONSCIOUS. GET IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ATTENTION.

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

Flash Point:NONE
Autoignition Temp:Autoignition Temp Text:NONE
Extinguishing Media:WATER SPRAY, "ALCOHOL FOAM", DRY CHEMICAL, CARBON
    DIOXIDE.
Fire Fighting Procedures:FIRE FIGHTERS SHOULD USE NIOSH APPROVED SCBA &
    FULL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT WHEN FIGHTING CHEMICAL FIRE. USE WATER
    SPRAY TO COOL NEARBY CONTAINERS EXPOSED TO FIRE.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:EMITS FLUORIDE FUMES IF HEATED TO
    DECOMPOSITION TEMPERATURES.

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

Spill Release Procedures:SWEEP, SCOP OR VACUUM DISCHARGED MATERIAL.
    RESPIRATORY PROTECTION SHOULD BE WORN AT ALL TIMES AND SKIN CONTACT
    AVOIDED.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE IN A COOL, DRY, WELL VENTILATED
    AREA. KEEP CONTAINERS TIGHTLY CLOSED WHEN NOT IN USE. PROTECT
    CONTAINERS FROM PHYSICAL DAMAGE.
Other Precautions:USE WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION. WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER
    HANDLING. FOR INDUSTRIAL USE ONLY.

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

Respiratory Protection:IF VENTILATION DOES NOT MAINTAIN INHALATION
    EXPOSURES BELOW PEL(TLV), USE NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED DUST CARTRIDGE
    RESPIRATORS AS PER CURRENT 29 CFR 1910.134.
Ventilation:MECHANICAL (GENERAL) ROOM VENTILATION IS NORMALLY ADEQUATE.
    LOCAL EXHAUST MAY BE REQUIRED IF WORK AREA NOT VENTED.
Protective Gloves:WORK GLOVES RECOMMENDED.
Eye Protection:SAFETY GLASSES WITH SIDE SHIELDS.
Other Protective Equipment:EYE WASH STATION AND SAFETY SHOWER.
    INDUSTRIAL-TYPE WORK CLOTHING AS REQUIRED.
Work Hygienic Practices:OBSERVE GOOD PERSONAL HYGIENE PRACTICES AND
    RECOMMENDED PROCEDURES. DO NOT WEAR CONTAMINATED CLOTHING OR
    FOOTWEAR.
Supplemental Safety and Health
AVOID PROLONGED OR REPEATED EXPOSURE. DO NOT GET ON SKIN OR IN EYES. DO
    NOT BREATHE DUST.

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

HCC:N1
Spec Gravity:4.5
Solubility in Water:NEGLIGIBLE
Appearance and Odor:WHITE GRANULAR POWDER; NO ODOR.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:0

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG ACIDS
Stability Condition to Avoid:HIGH TEMPERATURES ABOVE 200 DEG F.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:SILICON TETRAFLUORIDE

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DO NOT DISCHARGE INTO WATERWAYS OR INTO ANY AREA
    WHERE HUMANS OR ANIMALS COULD COME INTO CONTACT WITH MATERIAL.
    DISPOSAL SHOULD BE MADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL,
    STATE AND LOCAL LAWS  AND REGULATIONS.

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