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EQUILON ENTERPRISES LLC -- MEROPA 220,02321 -- -
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:MEROPA 220,02321
MSDS Date:01/04/1999
FSC:NIIN:Submitter:N EN
Status Code:A
MSDS Number: CKHMK
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:EQUILON ENTERPRISES LLC
Box:674414
City:HOUSTON
State:TX
ZIP:77267-4414
Country:US
Info Phone Num:877-276-7285
Emergency Phone Num:877-276-7283
Resp. Party Other MSDS Num.:GEN05ET
Chemtrec Ind/Phone:(800)424-9300
CAGE:1D3L3
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:EQUILON ENTERPRISES LLC
Address:1100 LOUISIANA SUITE 2200
Box:City:HOUSTON
State:TX
ZIP:77002
Country:US
Phone:614-886-7508
CAGE:1D3L3

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

Ingred Name:PRODUCTS REPRESENTED BY MSDS MAY CONTAIN ONE OR MORE OF
    INGREDIENTS 2-6 IN THE CONCENTRATION RANGES LISTED

Ingred Name:MINERAL OIL, PETROLEUM DISTILLATES, SOLVENT-DEWAXED HEAVY
    PARAFFINIC (SEVERE SOLVENT-REFINING AND/OR HYDROTREATMENT); 
    (SOLVENT-DEWAXED HEAVY PARAFFINIC PETROLEUM DISTILLATES)
CAS:64742-65-0
RTECS #:PY8038501
Minumum % Wt:49.99
Maxumum % Wt:79.99

Ingred Name:RESIDUAL OILS (PETROLEUM), HYDROTREATED
CAS:64742-57-0
Minumum % Wt:10.
Maxumum % Wt:99.99

Ingred Name:SOLVENT DEASPHALTED RESIDUAL OIL (PETROLEUM)
CAS:64741-95-3
Minumum % Wt:20.
Maxumum % Wt:79.99

Ingred Name:MINERAL OIL, PETROLEUM DISTILLATES, HYDROTREATMENT (SEVERE)
    HEAVY PARAFFINIC; (HYDROTREATED HEAVY PARAFFINIC PETROLEUM
    DISTILLATES)
CAS:64742-54-7
RTECS #:PY8035501
Minumum % Wt:20.
Maxumum % Wt:34.99
ACGIH TLV:5 MG/M3

Ingred Name:ASPHALT
CAS:8052-42-4
RTECS #:CI9900000
Minumum % Wt:35.
Maxumum % Wt:49.99
OSHA PEL:see Table Z-2
ACGIH TLV:5 MG/M3
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

Ingred Name:TOLUENE
CAS:108-88-3
RTECS #:XS5250000
Minumum % Wt:.01
Maxumum % Wt:.09
OSHA PEL:see Table Z-2
ACGIH TLV:188 MG/M3;50 PPM

Ingred Name:ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL
CAS:67-63-0
RTECS #:NT8050000
OSHA PEL:980 MG/M3;400 PPM
ACGIH TLV:983 MG/M3;400 PPM
ACGIH STEL:1230 MG/M3;500 PPM

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:LD50: (ORAL, RAT) >5 G/KG (SIMILAR PROD)
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE: EYES:MAY CAUSE MINIMAL IRRIT,
    EXPERIENCED AS TEMPORARY DISCOMFORT. SKIN: BRIEF CONTACT IS NOT
    IRRIT. PRLNGD CONTACT, AS W/CLTHG WETTED W/MATL, MAY CAUSE DEFAT OF
    SKIN OR IRRIT, SEEN AS LOCAL RE DNESS W/POSS MILD DISCOMFORT. OTHER
    THAN POTNTL SKIN IRRIT EFTS NOTED ABOVE, ACUTE (SHORT TERM) ADVERSE
    EFTS ARE NOT EXPECTED FROM BRIEF SKIN CONTACT; SEE OTHER EFTS,
    BELOW & SECTION 11 FOR INFO REGAR DING POTNTL LONG TERM EFTS.
    INHAL: VAPS/MIST, IN EXCESS OF PERMISSIBLE CONCS, OR IN UNUSUALLY
    HIGH CONCS GENERATED FROM SPRAYING, HEATING MATL OR AS FROM EXPOS
    IN POORLY VENTD AREAS OR CONFINED SPACES , MAY CAUSE IRRIT OF (EFTS
    OF OVEREXP)
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZS: NOSE & THROAT, HDCH, NAUS & DROW.
    INGEST: IF MORE THAN SEVERAL MOUTHFULS SWALLOWED, ABDOMINAL
    DISCOMFORT, NAUS & DIARR MAY OCCUR. SENSIT PROPERTIES: UNKNOWN. 
    TOLUENE APPEARS ON THE NAVY LI ST OF OCCUP CHEM REPRO HAZS. SEEK
    CONSULTATION FROM APPROP HEALTH PROFESSIONALS CONCERNING LATEST HAZ
    LIST INFO & SAFE HNDLG & EXPOS INFO . NO ADVERSE EFTS DOCUMENTED IN
    HUMANS AS RSLT OF CHRONI C EXPOS. SECTION 11 MAY CONTAIN APPLIC
    ANIMAL DATA. OTHER REMARKS: WHEN OVERHEATED, PROD MAY RELEASE
    HYDROGEN SULFIDE (H2S) GAS. H2S CONCS ABOVE PERMISSIBLE CONCS CAN
    CAUSE IRRIT OF EYES & RESP TRACT,  HDCH, DIZZ, NAUS, VOMIT,
    (SUPDAT)
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:BECAUSE OF ITS DEFATTING
    PROPERTIES, PROLONGED AND REPEATED SKIN CONTACT MAY AGGRAVATE AN
    EXISTING DERMATITIS (SKIN CONDITION).

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

First Aid:EYES: FLUSH EYES W/PLENTY OF WATER FOR AT LEAST 15 MINUTES.
    GET MED ATTN IF EYE IRRIT PERSISTS. SKIN: WASH SKIN W/PLENTY OF
    SOAP & WATER FOR SEVERAL MINUTES. GET MED ATTN IF SKIN IRRIT
    DEVELOPS OR PER SISTS. INGEST: IF MORE THAN SEVERAL MOUTHFULS OF
    THIS MATERIAL ARE SWALLOWED, GIVE TWO GLASSES OF WATER (16 OZ). GET
    MED ATTN. INHAL: IF IRRIT, HDCH, NAUS OR DROW OCCURS, REMOVE TO
    FRESH AIR. GET MED	ATTN IF BRTHG BECOMES DFCLT OR RESP IRRIT
    PERSISTS. OTHER INSTRUCTIONS: REMOVE & DRY-CLEAN OR LAUNDER CLTHG
    SOAKED OR SOILED W/THIS MATL BEFORE REUSE. DRY CLEANING OF CONTAM
    CLTHG MAY BE (SUPDAT)

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

Flash Point Method:COC
Flash Point:=212.8C, 415.F
415-480F
Lower Limits:NOT DETERM
Upper Limits:NOT DETERM
Extinguishing Media:USE WATER SPRAY, DRY CHEMICAL, FOAM OR CARBON
    DIOXIDE TO EXTINGUISH FLAMES.
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE NIOSH APPROVED SCBA AND FULL PROTECTIVE
    EQUIPMENT . USE WATER SPRAY TO COOL FIRE-EXPOSED CONTAINERS. WATER
    OR FOAM MAY CAUSE FROTHING.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:HYDROGEN SULFIDE (H2S) MAY BE RELEASED IF
    OVERHEATED.

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

Spill Release Procedures:(TRANSPORTATION SPILLS: CHEMTREC 800-424-9300)
    VENT AREA. AVOID BRTHG VAPOR. WEAR APPROP PERSONAL PROT EQUIP
    INCLUDING APPROP NIOSH APPRVD RESP PROT. CONTAIN SPILL IF POSS.
    WIPE UP OR ABSORB ON SUITAB LE MATL & SHOVEL UP. PREVENT ENTRY INTO
    SEWERS & WATERWAYS. AVOID CONTACT W/SKIN, EYES OR CLTHG. IF MORE
    THAN 5,208,333 LBS OF PROD IS SPILLED, THEN REPORT SPILL (OTHER
    INFO)

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:MINIMUM FEASIBLE HANDLING TEMPERATURES
    SHOULD BE MAINTAINED. PERIODS OF EXPOSURE TO HIGH TEMPERATURES
    SHOULD BE MINIMIZED. WATER CONTAMINATION SHOULD BE AVOIDED.

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

Respiratory Protection:AIRBORNE CONCS SHOULD BE KEPT TO LOWEST LEVELS
    POSS. IF VAP, MIST OR DUST IS GENERATED & OCCUP EXPOS LIMIT OF
    PROD, OR ANY COMPONENT OF PROD IS EXCEEDED, USE APPROP NIOSH APPRVD
    AIR PURIFYING OR AIR S UPPLIED RESP AFTER DETERMINING THE AIRBORNE
    CONC OF THE CONTAMINANT. NIOSH APPRVD AIR SUPPLIED RESPS SHOULD
    ALWAYS BE WORN (OTHER INFO)
Ventilation:ADEQUATE TO MEET COMPONENT OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
    (SEE INGREDIENT SECTION).
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS GLOVES .
Eye Protection:ANSI APPROVED CHEMICAL WORKERS GOGGLES .
Other Protective Equipment:EYE WASH & DELUGE SHOWER MEETING ANSI DESIGN
    CRITERIA . WORKERS SHOULD WASH EXPOSED SKIN SEVERAL TIMES DAILY
    W/SOAP AND WATER. SOILED WORK CLOTHING SHOULD BE LAUNDERED OR
    DRY-CLEANED.
Supplemental Safety and Health
EFTS OF OVEREXP: DIARR & PULM EDEMA. AT CONCS ABOVE 300 PPM, RESP
    PARALYSIS, CAUSING UNCON & DEATH CAN OCCUR. FIRST AID PROC: MORE
    EFFECTIVE THAN NORMAL LAUNDERING. INFORM INDIVIDUALS RESPONSIBLE
    FOR  CLEANING OF POTENTIAL HAZS ASSOC W/HNDLG CONTAM CLTHG.

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

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:NOT DETERMINED
Vapor Pres:NOT DETERMINED
Vapor Density:NOT DETERM
Spec Gravity:0.8833-0.9402
Viscosity:68-3200 CST @ 40C
Solubility in Water:NOT DETERMINED
Appearance and Odor:RED LIQUID TO OPAQUE LIQUID WITH GREEN BLOOM; ODOR
    NOT DETERMINED.

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
THIS MATERIAL REACTS VIOLENTLY WITH STRONG OXIDIZERS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:UNDER EXTREME TEMPERATURES OR EXTENDED
    STORAGE PERIODS, HYDROGEN SULFIDE GAS MAY ACCUMULATE IN THE
    HEAD-SPACE OF CONTAINER.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:TOXIC LEVELS OF CARBON MONOXIDE,
    CARBON DIOXIDE, IRRITATING ALDEHYDES AND KETONES, AND COMBUSTION
    PRODUCT OR COMPOUNDS OF SULFUR (MAY INCLUDE HYDROGEN SULFIDE).

===================  Toxicological Information	===================

Toxicological Information:ANIMAL TOXICITY DATA: MEDIAN LETHAL DOSE -
    ORAL: LD50 SIMILAR PRODUCT >5 G/KG (RAT) PRACTICALLY NON-TOXIC.
    INHALATION: NOT DETERMINED. DERMAL: LD50 SIMILAR PRODUCT >3 G/KG
    (RABBIT) PRACTICALLY NON-TOX IC. IRRITATION INDEX, ESTIMATION OF
    IRRITATION (SPECIES). SKIN: (DRAIZE) SIMILAR PRODUCT <0.01 / 8.0
    RABBIT NO APPRECIABLE EFFECT. EYES: (DRAIZE) SIMILAR PRODUCT 5.30 /
    110 (RABBIT) NO APPRECIABLE EFF ECT. SENSITIZATION: NOT DETERMINED.
    OTHER: NONE.

=====================  Ecological Information  =====================

Ecological:AQUATIC TOXICITY: LC50-96 HR SIMILAR PROD > 1000 MG/L
    (RAINBOW TROUT) PRACTICALLY NON-TOXIC. EC50-48 HR SIMILAR PROD
    >1000 MG/L (DAPHNIA MAGNA) PRACTICALLY NON-TOXIC. EC50-96 HR
    SIMILAR PROD 25 MG/L S ELENASTRUM (CELL DENS.) SLIGHTLY TOXIC.
    LC50-96 HR SIMILAR PROD >1000 MG/L MYSID SHRIMP (MARINE).
    PRACTICALLY NON-TOXIC. LC50-96 HR SIMILAR PROD >1000 MG/L
    SHEEPSHEAD MINNOW (MARINE) PRACTICALLY NON-T OXIC. MOBILITY: NOT
    DETERMINED. PERSISTENCE & BIODEGRADABILITY: THIS PROD IS ESTIMATED
    TO HAVE SLOW (<30%) RATE OF BIODEGRADATION IN TEST FOR READY
    BIODEGRADATION. POTENTIAL TO BIOACCUMULATE: NOT EVAL UATED.
    REMARKS: NONE.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSAL MUST BE I/A/W FED, STATE & LOCAL REGS
    .THIS PROD HAS BEEN EVALUATED FOR RCRA CHARACTS & DOES NOT MEET
    CRITERIA OF HAZ WASTE IF DISCARDED IN ITS PURCHASED FORM. UNDER
    RCRA, IT IS RESPONS IBILITY OF USER OF PROD TO DETERMINE AT TIME OF
    DISPOSAL, WHETHER PROD MEETS RCRA CRITERIA FOR HAZ W ASTE.

===================  MSDS Transport Information  ===================

Transport Information:DOT - PROPER SHIPPING NAME: NOT REGULATED. IMDG -
    PROPER SHIPPING NAME: NOT REGULATED. ICAO - PROPER SHIPPING NAME:
    NOT REGULATED. TDG - PROPER SHIPPING NAME: NOT REGULATED.

=====================  Regulatory Information  =====================

SARA Title III Information:SECTION 302/304 EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS
    SUBSTANCES: NONE. SECTION 311 HAZARDOUS CATEGORIZATION: N/A.
    SECTION 313 TOXIC CHEMICAL: NONE.
Federal Regulatory Information:CERCLA 102(A)/DOT HAZ SUBSTANCES:
    TOLUENE, CAS #:108-88-3, 0.01-0.09%. (ALSO DOT HAZ SUSBSTANCE).
    CERCLA/DOT RQ: 1000. THIS PROD, OR ITS COMPONENTS, ARE LISTED ON OR
    ARE EXEMPT FROM TOXIC SUBSTANCE CO NTROL ACT (TSCA) CHEM SUBSTANCE
    INVENTORY. INTERNATIONAL REGS: EXPORT NOTIFICATION (TSCA-12B): THIS
    PROD MAY BE SUBJECT TO EXPORT NOFITICATION UNDER TSCA SECTION
    12(B); CONTAINS ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL. WHM IS CLASSIFICATION: NOT
    CONTROLLED. THIS PROD OR ITS COMPONENTS ARE LISTED ON OR ARE EXEMPT
    FROM CANA DIAN DOMESTIC SUBSTANCE LIST (DSL).
    EINECS/AUSTRALIA/JAPAN INVENTORY STATUS: NOT DETERMINED.
State Regulatory Information:A RISK ASSESSMENT HAS BEEN PERFORMED ON
    THIS PRODUCT WHICH INDICATES THAT NO CA PROPOSITION 65 WARNINGS ARE
    REQD. CA PROPOSITION 65: THE FOLLOWING DETECTABLE COMPONENTS OF
    THIS PROD ARE SUBSTANCES OR  BELON TO CLASSES OF SUBSTANCES, KNOWN
    TO THE STATE OF CA TO CAUSE CANCER &/OR REPRO TOXICITY: TOLUENE,
    108-88-3.

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