JOHNS MANVILLE CORP FORMERLY SCHULLER INT INC -- MANVILLE GOLD INSULATION -- 5640-00F048337
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:MANVILLE GOLD INSULATION
MSDS Date:05/01/1995
FSC:5640
NIIN:00F048337
MSDS Number: BZGYX
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:JOHNS MANVILLE CORP FORMERLY SCHULLER INT INC
Address:717 17TH ST
City:DENVER
State:CO
ZIP:80202-5000
Country:US
Info Phone Num:303-978-4900
Emergency Phone Num:303-978-4900
CAGE:FO261
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:JOHNS MANVILLE CORP
Address:MAIL STOP 3-15
Box:City:DENVER
State:CO
ZIP:80217-5000
Country:US
Phone:303-978-4900
CAGE:FO261
Company Name:SCHULLER INTERNATIONAL INC.
Address:Box:5108
City:DENVER
State:CO
ZIP:80217-5108
Country:US
Phone:303-978-4900
CAGE:75165

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

Ingred Name:GLASS OXIDE, FIBER GLASS WOOL, LEAD BOROSILICATE GLASS
    ENAMEL FLUX
CAS:65997-17-3
Fraction by Wt: 85-98%

Ingred Name:PHENOL, UREA, FORMALDEHYDE RESIN
CAS:25104-55-6
Fraction by Wt: 2-15%

Ingred Name:KRAFT, FOIL/KRAFT, PSK, FSK, AND VARIOUS METAL BUILDING
    FACINGS
Fraction by Wt: <1-6.7%

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

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:INHALATION: IRRITATION OF THE UPPER
    RESPIRATORY TRACT MAY OCCUR. SKIN/EYES: TEMPORARY IRRITATION.
    INGESTION: MAY CAUSE TEMPORARY IRRITATION TO THE GI TRACT/STOMACH.
    MAY AFFECT THE THROAT, LUNGS & SKIN /EYES.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NONE
Effects of Overexposure:IRRITATION, SCRATCHY THROAT, COUGHING,
    CONGESTION, REDNESS, ITCHING
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:PRE-EXISTING CHRONIC RESPIRATORY,
    SKIN/EYE DISEASES/CONDITIONS.

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

First Aid:INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. DRINK WATER TO CLEAR THROAT
    & BLOW NOSE TO REMOVE FIBERS & DUSTS. SKIN: WASH GENTLY W/SOAP &
    WARM WATER TO REMOVE DUST & FIBERS. WASH HANDS BEFORE EATING/USING
    THE RES TROOM. INGESTION: TREAT SYMPTOMATICALLY. RINSE MOUTH
    W/WATER TO REMOVE FIBERS & DRINK PLENTY OF WATER. EYES: DON'T
    RUB/SCRATCH. FLUSH W/LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER FOR 5-15 MINS. (SEE
    SUPP)

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

Extinguishing Media:CO2, WATER, WATER FOG, DRY CHEMICAL
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE NORMAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES TO PREVENT
    INHALATION OF SMOKE & GASES.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NO POTENTIAL FOR FIRE/EXPLOSION.

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

Spill Release Procedures:PICKUP LARGE PIECES. VACUUM DUSTS. IF SWEEPING
    IS NECESSARY, USE A DUST SUPPRESANT SUCH AS WATER. DON'T DRY SWEEP
    DUST ACCUMULATION/USE COMPRESSED AIR FOR CLEAN-UP. THESE PROCEDURS
    WILL HELP TO MINIMI ZE POTENTIAL EXPOSURES.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:USE PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT WHEN HANDLING
    UNCONTAMINATED MATERIAL. WAREHOUSE STORAGE SHOULD BE IAW/PACKAGE
    DIRECTIONS, IF ANY.
Other Precautions:KEEP DRY & PROTECT FROM ELEMENTS.

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

Respiratory Protection:USE A NIOSH APPROVED DUST/MIST RESPIRATOR(3M
    9900 & MOLDEX 200)/EXPOSURE EXCEEDING TEN TIMES, A NIOSH APPROVED
    HALF MASK RESPIRATOR W/HEPA FILTER CARTRIDGE(MSA COMFO II W/H
    CARTRIDGES & THE SURVIVAIR	HALF MASK W/#1090-00 CARTRIDGES.
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST TO REMOVE AIRBORNE DUST & FIBERS. GENERAL
    DILUTION: TO KEEP AIRBORNE DUST & FIBERS BELOW APPLICABLE LIMITS
Protective Gloves:LEATHER/COTTON
Eye Protection:SAFETY GLASSES W/SIDESHIELDS
Other Protective Equipment:BARRIER CREAMS, LOOSE FITTING, LONG SLEEVED
    CLOTHING.
Work Hygienic Practices:REMOVE/LAUNDER CONTAMINATED CLOTHING BEFORE
    REUSE. USE A VACUUM CLEANER BEFORE REPAIR/MAINTENANCE TO REMOVE
    DUST/FIBERS.
Supplemental Safety and Health
APPEARANCE CONT'D: GOLD TO YELLOW FIBROUS GLASS BOARD, BATT,
    BLANKETT/LOOSE FILL INSULATION W/W/O KRAFT, FSK/OTHER FACINGS, NO
    SIGNIFICANT ODOR. FIRST AID CONT'D: OBTAIN MEDICAL ATTENTION IN ALL
    CASES .

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

Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:1300F
Solubility in Water:INSOLUBLE
Appearance and Odor:(SEE SUPP)
Percent Volatiles by Volume:0

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
Stability Condition to Avoid:PYROLYSIS/BURNING; OF THE RESIN
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CO2, CO, CARBON PARTICLES,
    FORMALDEHYDE & TRACES OF HYDROGEN CYANIDE.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE OF IAW/FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL
    REGULATIONS.

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