DOW CHEMICAL U.S.A. -- ETHAFOAM 220 ANTI-STATIC PLANK POLYETHYLENE -- 9330-01-185-2490
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:ETHAFOAM 220 ANTI-STATIC PLANK POLYETHYLENE
MSDS Date:03/20/1988
FSC:9330
NIIN:01-185-2490
MSDS Number: BLVDH
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:DOW CHEMICAL U.S.A.
Address:CHEMICAL AND METALS DEPARTMENT
City:MIDLAND
State:MI
ZIP:48674
Country:US
Info Phone Num:517-636-4400
Emergency Phone Num:517-636-4400
CAGE:96717
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:DOW CHEMICAL CO
Address:100 LARKIN CENTER
Box:City:MIDLAND
State:MI
ZIP:48674
Country:US
Phone:800-258-2436
CAGE:96717

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

Ingred Name:POLYETHYLENE
CAS:9002-88-4
RTECS #:TQ3325000
Fraction by Wt: 84-100%
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED

Ingred Name:DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE  (SARA III)
CAS:75-71-8
RTECS #:PA8200000
Fraction by Wt: 0-3%
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED
OSHA PEL:1000 PPM
ACGIH TLV:1000 PPM; 9192
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
Ozone Depleting Chemical:1

Ingred Name:DICHLOROTETRAFLUOROETHANE  (SARA III)
CAS:76-14-2
RTECS #:KI1101000
Fraction by Wt: 0-11%
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED
OSHA PEL:1000 PPM
ACGIH TLV:1000 PPM; 9192
Ozone Depleting Chemical:1

Ingred Name:ANTI-STATIC ADDITIVE
CAS:68439-72-5
Other REC Limits:NONE SPECIFIED

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

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:EYE-SOLID OR DUST MAY CAUSE IRRITATION
    OR CORNEAL INJURY DUE TO MECHANICAL ACTION. SKIN-ESSENTIALLY
    NONIRRITATING TO SKIN. MECHANICAL INJURY ONLY. INGEST-UNLIKELY DUE
    TO PHYSICAL STATE. MAY CAUSE CHOK ING IF SWALLOWED. INHALE-DUST MAY
    CAUSEIRRITATION TO UPPER RESPIRATORY TRACT.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:THIS COMPOUND CONTAINS NO INGREDIENTS AT
    CONCENTRATIONS OF 0.1% OR GREATER THAT ARE CARCINOGENS OR SUSPECT
    CARCINOGENS.
Effects of Overexposure:BASED ON AVAILABLE DATA, OVEREXPOSURE IS NOT
    ANTICIPATED TO CAUSE ANY SIGNIFICANT ADVERSE EFFECTS.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

First Aid:EYES-IRRIGATE IMMEDIATELY WITH WATER FOR 5 MINUTES.
    MECHANICAL EFFECTS ONLY. SKIN-NO ADVERSE EFFECTS ANTICIPATED BY
    THIS ROUTE OF EXPOSURE. INGEST-NO ADVERSE EFFECTS ANTICIPATED BY
    THIS ROUTE OF EXPOS URE. INHALE-REMOVE TO FRESH AIR IF EFFECTS
    OCCUR. CONSULT A PHYSICIAN.

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

Extinguishing Media:USE WATER FOG.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR POSITIVE PRESSURE, SELF CONTAINED
    BREATHING APPARATUS.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:AVOID DENSE SMOKE.

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

Spill Release Procedures:PICK UP AND HANDLE AS ANY OTHER INERT
    MATERIAL.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:PRACTICE REASONABLE CARE & CLEANLINESS
    AS A COMMON SENSE SAFETY PRECAUTION WHEN HANDLING THIS PRODUCT.
Other Precautions:WARNING: THIS POLYETHYLENE FOAM IS COMBUSTIBLE AND
    SHOULD NOT BE EXPOSED TO FLAME OR OTHER IGNITION SOURCES. KEEP AWAY
    FROM CHILDREN. CHOCKING AND/OR SWALLOWING OF FOAM BY SMALL CHILDREN
    MAY OCCUR.

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

Respiratory Protection:NO RESPIRATORY PROTECTION SHOULD BE NEEDED.
Ventilation:GOOD GENERAL VENTILATION SHOULD BE SUFFICIENT. LOCAL
    EXHAUST MAY BE NECESSARY FOR SOME OPERATIONS (HOT-WIRE CUTTING, ETC
Protective Gloves:NONE SHOULD BE NEEDED.
Eye Protection:SAFETY GLASSES
Other Protective Equipment:WEAR CLEAN BODY-COVERING CLOTHING SHOULD BE
    NEEDED. HAVE EMERGENCY EYE WASH AND SAFETY SHOWER AVAILABLE.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING AND BEFORE
    EATING, DRINKING OR SMOKING.
Supplemental Safety and Health

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

HCC:N1
Spec Gravity:0.04
Solubility in Water:INSOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:CELLULAR SOLID PLASTIC FOAM. NO ODOR.

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:AVOID FIRE AND TEMPERATURES OVER 329C.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CARBON MONOXIDE IS GENERATED UNDER
    NORMAL COMBUSTION CONDITIONS. ADDITIONAL TOXIC SUBSTANCES MAY BE
    RELEASED.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:REUSE, OR BURY IN AN APPROVED LANDFILL. FOLLOW
    ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL REGULATIONS.

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