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DREW AMEROID MARINE DIV., DREW CHEMICAL CORP -- ECONOLEX ELECTRIC MOTOR PARTS CLEANER -- 6850-00N008784
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:ECONOLEX ELECTRIC MOTOR PARTS CLEANER
MSDS Date:03/01/1986
FSC:6850
NIIN:00N008784
MSDS Number: BCQZQ
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:DREW AMEROID MARINE DIV., DREW CHEMICAL CORP
Address:ONE DREW PLAZA
City:BOONTON
State:NJ
ZIP:07005
Info Phone Num:201-263-7600
Emergency Phone Num:606-324-1133
Preparer's Name:B. OBRIEN
CAGE:HO393
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:DREW AMEROID MARINE DIV., DREW CHEMICAL CORP.
Address:ONE DREW PLAZA
Box:City:BOONTON
State:NJ
ZIP:07005
Phone:201-263-7600
CAGE:HO393
Company Name:DREW CHEMICAL CORP,DIV OF ASHLAND CHEMICAL CO
Address:ONE DREW CHEMICAL PLAZA
Box:City:BOONTON
State:NJ
ZIP:07005
Country:US
Phone:606-324-1133
CAGE:52454

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

Ingred Name:PERCHLOROETHYLENE (TETRACHLOROETHYLENE)  (SARA III)
CAS:127-18-4
RTECS #:KX3850000
Fraction by Wt: 10-30%
Other REC Limits:NIOSH=50 PPM TWA
OSHA PEL:100 PPM
ACGIH TLV:25PPM/100,A3 STEL;94
EPA Rpt Qty:100 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:100 LBS

Ingred Name:ALIPHATIC HYDROCARBON (MFR TLV=100 PPM, NIOSH RECM 350
    MG/CUM TWA & 1800 MG/CUM AS DETERMINE BY 15 MIN SAMPLE.(MFR)
Fraction by Wt: 30-60%
Other REC Limits:PEL=500 PPM
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

Ingred Name:METHYLENE CHLORIDE	(SARA III)
CAS:75-09-2
RTECS #:PA8050000
Fraction by Wt: 10-30%
Other REC Limits:NIOSH=75 PPM TWA
OSHA PEL:500 PPM/C,1000; Z2
ACGIH TLV:50 PPM, A2; 9192
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:N/K 
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:OVEREXP TO METHYLENE CHLORIDE CAN
    RAISE LVL OF CO IN BLOOD CAUSING CARDIOVASCULAR STRESS. OVEREXP TO
    PROD (OR CMPNT) HAS BEEN FD TO CAUSE LIVER ABNORMALITIES IN LAB
    ANIMALS. OVEREXP TO PROD (OR CMPNT)  HAS BEEN SUGGEST AS CAUSE OF
    LIVER ABNORM KIDNEY DMG,SPLEEN DMG,LUNG DMG & BRAIN DMG IN HUMANS.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:METHYLENE CHLORIDE:ACIGH:SUSPECT HUMAN
    CARC (NOTE INTEND CHNG). TETRACHLOROETHYLENE:NCI CONCLUDED FROM
    (SUPP DATA)
Effects of Overexposure:EYES:CAN CAUSE SEV
    IRRIT,REDNESS,TEARING,BLURRED VISION.SKIN:PRLNG/RPTD CONT CAN CAUSE
    MOD IRRIT,DEFAT,DERMAT.INHAL:EXCSV INHAL OF VAPORS CAN CAUSE
    NASAL&RESP IRRIT,DIZZ,WEAK,FATG,NAUS,HDCH,POSSIBLE U NCON&EVEN
    ASPHYXIATION.INGEST:CAN CAUSEGASTRO
    IRRIT,NAUS,VOMIT&DIARR.ASPIRATION OF MATL INTO LUNGS CAN CAUSE(SUPP
    DATA)
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:N/K 

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

First Aid:SKIN:THOROUGH WASH EXP AREA W/SOAP&H*2O.RMV CONTAM CLTHG &
    LAUNDER BFR RE-USE.EYES:FL W/LGE AMT OF H*2O FOR 15 MIN, LFT
    UPR&LWR LIDS OCCASION.GET MED ATTN.INGEST:DO NOT IDUCE VOMIT,KEEP
    PER WARM,QUIET &GET MED ATTN. ASPIRATION OF MATL INTO LUNGS DUE TO
    VOMIT CAN CAUSE CHEM PNEUMONITIS WHICH CAN BE FATAL.INHAL:RMV
    AFFECT PER TO FRESH AIR.IF BREATHING DIFF,ADMIN O*2.IF BRTHING
    STOPS,GIVE ARTF(SUPP DA

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

Flash Point Method:TCC
Flash Point:200.00F (93.33C)
Lower Limits:N/K 
Upper Limits:1.0
Extinguishing Media:REGULAR FOAM OR WATER FOG OR CARBON DIOXIDE OR DRY
    CHEMICAL
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APVD PRESS DEMAND SCBA & FULL
    PROT EQPT .
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:THRM DECOMP PROD MAY INCL
    HCL&PHOSGENENEVER USE WELD OR CUT TORCH NEAR DRUM SINCE PROD CAN
    IGN XPL.VAPORS ARE HTA&MAY TRAVEL ALONG THE GND&BE (SUPP DATA)

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

Spill Release Procedures:SM SPILL:ABSORB LIQ ON PPR, VERMICULITE, FL
    ABSORB, OR OTHER ABSORB MATL & XFR TO HOOD. LGE SPILL:ELIM ALL IGN
    SCE. EXCL PER NOT WRG PROT EQPT.STOP SPILL AT SCE,DIKE AREA TO PVNT
    SPREAD,PUMP LIQ TO SA LV TANK.ABSORB REM MATL.PVNT RUN-OFF
    TOSEWERS.
Neutralizing Agent:N/K 

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:NO SMKING IN AREA OF USE.DO NOT USE IN
    GENL AREA OF ARC WELD,OPEN FLAME OR HOT SURF.HEAT &/OR UV RADN MAY
    CAUSE FORMATION OF HCL &/OR PHOSGENE .
Other Precautions:CONTAINERS OF THIS MATERIAL MAY BE HAZARDOUS WHEN
    EMPTIED. SINCE EMPTIED CONTAINERS RETAIN PRODUCT RESIDUES
    (VAPOR,LIQUID, &/OR SOLID), ALL HAZARD PRECAUTIONS GIVEN MUST BE
    OBSERVED.

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

Respiratory Protection:IF TLV OF PROD OR ANY CMPNT IS EXCEEDED, A
    NIOSH/MSHA JOINTLY APVD AIR SUPPLIED RSPTR IS ADVS IN ABSENCE OF
    PROPER ENVIR CONT. OSHA REGULATIONS ALSO PERMIT OTHER NIOSH/MSHA
    RSPTR UNDER SPECIFIED CONDT N. (SEE SAFETY EQPT SUPPLIER)
Ventilation:PROV SUF MECH (GENL &/OR LCL EXH) VENT TO MAINTAIN EXPSR
    BLW TLVS. ENGRG OR ADMIN CONT SHOULD BE IMPL TO RDC EXPSR.
Protective Gloves:RESISTANT GLOVES: NITRILE RUBBER
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL WORKERS GOGGLES 
Other Protective Equipment:TO PREVENT REPEATED OR PROLONGED SKIN
    CONTACT, WEAR IMPERVIOUS CLOTHING & BOOTS.
Work Hygienic Practices:N/K 
Supplemental Safety and Health
PH&CARC:FP N.EXPLN HAZ:IGN BY IGN SCE AT LCTN DIST FR MATL HDLG
    PT.EXPLAN CARC:RESULTS OF A BIOASSAY THAT IT IS A LIVER CARC WHEN
    GIVEN ORALLY TO MICE (MFR).OVEREXP:CHEM PNEUMONITIS WHICH CAN BE
    FATAL .FIRST AID:RESP.KEEP PER WARM,QUIET&GETMED ATTN.DO NOT GIVE
    STIM.EPINEPHRINE/EPHEDRINE MAY AFFECT HEART W/FATAL RESULT.

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

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:103F (39C)
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:N/K 
Decomp Temp:Decomp Text:N/K 
Vapor Pres:340.00
Vapor Density:HTA
Spec Gravity:> WATER
Evaporation Rate & Reference:SLOWER THAN ETHER
Solubility in Water:N/K 
Appearance and Odor:CLEAR, COLORLESS LIQUID HOMOG SOLN
Percent Volatiles by Volume:100.00
Corrosion Rate:

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
AVOID CONTACT W/STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS, STRONG ALKALIES
Stability Condition to Avoid:N/K 
Hazardous Decomposition Products:HCL, PHOSGENE. MAY FORM TOXIC
    MATL:CARBON DIOXIDE&CARBON MONOXIDE,HYDROGEN CHLORIDE,PHOSGENE,VAR
    HYDROCARBONS,ETC.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DSPL MUST BE IN A/W FED,STATE&LCL REG.SM
    SPILL:ALLOW VOLATILE PORTION TO EVAP IN HOOD.DISPOSE OF REM MATL IN
    A/W APPLIC REG.LGE SPILL:DESTROY BY LIQ INCIN W/OFF-GAS
    SCRUBBER.CONTAM ABSORB MAY BE  DEPOSIT IN A LANDFILL IN A/W
    LCL,STATE&FED REG.

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