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ARMSTRONG WORLD IND INC. HUMAN RESOURC DEPT CARPET -- CARPET ADHESIVE NO 10 -- 8040-00N009577
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:CARPET ADHESIVE NO 10
MSDS Date:08/04/1986
FSC:8040
NIIN:00N009577
MSDS Number: BCSTN
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:ARMSTRONG WORLD IND INC. HUMAN RESOURC DEPT CARPET
Address:LIBERTY & CHARLOTTE ST.
Box:3001
City:LANCASTER
State:PA
ZIP:17604
Info Phone Num:717-396-2729,717-396-2935
Emergency Phone Num:717-396-2729,717-396-2935
Preparer's Name:D.E. BOUDER
CAGE:3L098
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:ARMSTRONG WORLD IND INC. HUMAN RESOURC DEPT CARPET
Address:LIBERTY & CHARLOTTE ST.
Box:City:LANCASTER
State:PA
ZIP:17604
Phone:717-396-2729,717-396-2935
CAGE:3L098

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

Ingred Name:VM&P NAPHTHA (LIGROINE)
CAS:8032-32-4
RTECS #:OI6180000
Fraction by Wt: 3%
Other REC Limits:300-500 PPM
OSHA PEL:300 PPM/400 STEL
ACGIH TLV:300 PPM; 9192

Ingred Name:METHYL ALCOHOL (METHANOL)  (SARA III)
CAS:67-56-1
RTECS #:PC1400000
Fraction by Wt: 3%
Other REC Limits:200 PPM
OSHA PEL:S,200PPM/250STEL
ACGIH TLV:S,200PPM/250STEL; 93
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:NON-HAZARDOUS
Fraction by Wt: 94%
OSHA PEL:
ACGIH TLV:

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:LD-50 > 500 MG/KG NOT ORALLY TOXIC
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:NO	Skin:NO  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:CHRONIC EXPOSURE TO HIGH
    CONCENTRATIONS OF METHANOL CAN CAUSE FAILURE OF VISION. THIS EFFECT
    IS NOT LIKELY FROM INHAL.LIMITED AMT IN THE PRODUCT & LOW RATE OF
    VAPOR RELEASE FROM PROD.INGEST OF METHANO L AS A SOLVENT TAKEN
    PURPOSELY AS A SUBFOR DRINKING ALCOHOL:THIS ROUTE OF EXPOS NOT SEEN
    LIKELY IN THIS PRODUCT.
Effects of Overexposure:BASED ON TESTS PERFORMED AS SPECIFIED IN 16
    CFR:NOT ORALLY TOXIC(LD-50> 500 MG/KG):NOT TOXIC BY INHAL:NOT
    DERMALLY TOXIC:NOT A PRIMARY SKIN IRRITATION;NOT AN EYE IRRITANT.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:

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

First Aid:INHAL:REMOVE TO FRESH AIR IF BOTHERED BY ODOR OR VAPORS FROM
    PRODUCT.EYE:FLUSH EYES W/ H*2O FOR AT LEAST 15 MINSEE PHYS IF IRRIT
    PERSISTS.SKIN:SLIGHT IRRITATION.WASH W/ SOAP AND H*2O.

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

Flash Point:NO FLASH TO 205F
Extinguishing Media:CARBON DIOXIDE,DRY CHEMICAL,WATER SPRAY
Fire Fighting Procedures:PROTECT FIRE FIGHTERS FROM TOXIC PRODUCTS OF
    COMBUSTION BY WEARING SCBA.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:CLOSED CONTAINERS IN A FIRE MAY RUPTURE
    DUE TO PRESS BUILD-UP;USE H*2O TO COOL CONTAINERS TO PREVENT THIS.

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

Spill Release Procedures:PICK UP PRODUCT W/ SPATULAS OR SCRAPERS &
    PLACE INTO A CONTAINER.USE ABSORBENT MATERIALS TO ASSIST W/ THIS IF
    NECESSARY
Neutralizing Agent:

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE ABOVE 40 F.
Other Precautions:NONE

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

Respiratory Protection:W/ADEQUATE VENT.RESP EQUIP SHOULD NOT BE
    NEEDED.IF ADEQUATE VENT IS NOT AFFORDED,WEAR RESP EQUIP APPROVED
    FOR ORGANIC VAPORS.
Ventilation:PROVIDE NATURAL VENT OF WORK AREA OPEN DOORS &
    WINDOWS/PROVIDE FAN FOR VENT TO REMOVE ODOR & VAPOR FROM WORK AREA.
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS,COTTON LOOP-PILE FOR END USE.
Eye Protection:EYE PROTECTION SAFETY GLASSES SPECTACLE
Other Protective Equipment:EYE WASH FACILITY
Work Hygienic Practices:OBSERVE GOOD WORK HYGIENIC PRACTICES.
Supplemental Safety and Health
VAPOR PRESS:SAME AS H*2O

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

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:212 F,100 C
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:
Decomp Temp:Decomp Text:
Vapor Pres:MM HG 20 C
Spec Gravity:1.1
pH:9.4
Evaporation Rate & Reference:SAME AS H*2O,BUTY ACETATE
Solubility in Water:MODERATE
Appearance and Odor:LIGHT PINK COLORED SEMI-LIQUID
Percent Volatiles by Volume:45 50
Corrosion Rate:

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS
Stability Condition to Avoid:
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CARBON MONOXIDE,CARBON DIOXIDE & OTHER
    TOXIC VAPORS & GASES THAT ARE COMMON TO THERMAL DEGRADATION OF
    ORGANIC COMPOUNDS.
Conditions to Avoid Polymerization:

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

Waste Disposal Methods:INCINERATION OR OTHER APPROVED METHOD FOR A
    PRODUCT THAT HAS COMBUSTIBLE CONSTITUENTS IAW FED,STATE,AND LOCAL
    REGS.

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