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AW CHESTERTON CO -- 371 BLUE LAYOUT FLUID -- 6850-00N037900
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:371 BLUE LAYOUT FLUID
MSDS Date:07/01/1991
FSC:6850
NIIN:00N037900
MSDS Number: BQVHC
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:AW CHESTERTON CO
Address:225 FALLON RD
City:STONEHAM
State:MA
ZIP:02180-2999
Country:US
Info Phone Num:617-438-7000
Emergency Phone Num:617-438-7000;617-438-7013
CAGE:HO586
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:AW CHESTERTON COMPANY
Address:MIDDLESEX INDUSTRIAL PARK
Box:City:STONEHAM
State:MA
ZIP:02180
Phone:617-438-7000
CAGE:HO586
Company Name:CHESTERTON A W CO
Address:225 FALLON RD
Box:City:STONEHAM
State:MA
ZIP:02180-9101
Country:US
Phone:781-438-7000/800-535-5053
CAGE:71431

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

Ingred Name:PROPANE, 2-METHYL-; (ISOBUTANE)
CAS:75-28-5
RTECS #:TZ4300000
Fraction by Wt: 1-9%
OSHA PEL:N/K 
ACGIH TLV:N/K 

Ingred Name:PHTHALIC ACID, BIS (2-ETHYLHEXYL) ESTER; (DIOCTYL
    PHTHALATE)
CAS:117-81-7
RTECS #:TI0350000
Fraction by Wt: <1%
OSHA PEL:5 MG/M3;10 PPM STEL
ACGIH TLV:5 MG/M3;10 PPM STEL
EPA Rpt Qty:100 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:100 LBS

Ingred Name:TOLUENE  (SARA III). VP: 22.
CAS:108-88-3
RTECS #:XS5250000
Fraction by Wt: 1-5%
OSHA PEL:200 PPM/150 STEL
ACGIH TLV:50 PPM; 9293
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

Ingred Name:2-PENTANONE, 4-METHYL-; (METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE)  (SARA
    III). VP: 15.
CAS:108-10-1
RTECS #:SA9275000
Fraction by Wt: 1-5%
OSHA PEL:100 PPM/75 STEL
ACGIH TLV:50 PPM/75 STEL; 9293
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:XYLENE  (SARA III). VP: 25.
CAS:1330-20-7
RTECS #:ZE2100000
Fraction by Wt: 1-5%
OSHA PEL:100 PPM;150 PPM STEL
ACGIH TLV:100 PPM;150 PPM STEL
EPA Rpt Qty:1000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:1000 LBS

Ingred Name:ACETIC ACID, ETHYL ESTER; (ETHYL ACETATE)  (SARA III)
CAS:141-78-6
RTECS #:AH5425000
Fraction by Wt: 10-20%
OSHA PEL:400 PPM
ACGIH TLV:400 PPM
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:ACETIC ACID, ISOBUTYL ESTER; (ISOBUTYL ACETATE)  (SARA III)
CAS:110-19-0
RTECS #:AI4025000
Fraction by Wt: 1-5%
OSHA PEL:150 PPM
ACGIH TLV:150 PPM
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:ACETONE  (SARA III). VP: 182.
CAS:67-64-1
RTECS #:AL3150000
Fraction by Wt: 30-40%
OSHA PEL:1000PPM
ACGIH TLV:750PPM/1000STEL;9293
EPA Rpt Qty:5000 LBS
DOT Rpt Qty:5000 LBS

Ingred Name:PROPANE
CAS:74-98-6
RTECS #:TX2275000
Fraction by Wt: 10-15%
OSHA PEL:1000 PPM
ACGIH TLV:SIMPLE ASPHYXIANT

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

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:YES    IARC:YES	  OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:ACUTE:DIRECT CONTACT AND VAPORS MAY
    CAUSE EYE, NOSE AND THROAT IRRITATION. INHALATION OF VAPOR
    CONCENTRATIONS IN EXCESS OF PEL/TLV MAY RESULT IN DIZZINESS,
    HEADACHE, AND OTHER CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM E FFECTS. CHRONIC:
    PROLONGED OR REPEATED SKIN CONTACT MAY CAUSE SKIN IRRITATION AND
    MAY DEFAT SKIN. LONG (EFTS OF OVEREXP)
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:DIOCTYL PHTHALATE: ANTICIPATED TO BE A
    CARCINOGEN,NTP SIXTH ANNUAL REPORT ON CARCINOGENS,1991 SUMMARY;
    GROUP 2B (SUPDAT)
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZ: TERM EXPOSURE (YEARS) TO HIGH CONCS
    OF VAPOR MAY CAUSE LUNG, LIVER OR KIDNEY DAMAGE. NOTE: TOLUENE,
    108-88-3, APPEARS ON NAVY LISTING OF OCCUPATIONAL REPRODUCTIVE
    HAZARDS. SEEK CONSULTATION	FROM APPROPRIATE HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
    CONCERNING LATEST HAZARD LIST INFORMATION AND SAFE HANDLING & EXPOS
    RECOM .
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:PERSONNEL WITH PRE-EXISTING HEART
    DISEASE AND RESPIRATORY DISORDERS ARE GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY
    EXPOSURE.

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

First Aid:INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. IF NOT BREATHING, ADMINISTER
    ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION. DO NOT ADMINISTER ADRENALIN (EPINEPHRINE).
    CONTACT PHYSICIAN. SKIN: WASH WITH SOAP AND WATER. EYE: FLUSH FOR
    AT LE AST 15 MINUTES WITH LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER. CONTACT PHYSICIAN
    IF IRRITATION PERSISTS. INGESTION: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. CONTACT
    PHYSICIAN IMMEDIATELY.

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

Flash Point Method:CC
Flash Point:-0F,-18C
Extinguishing Media:CARBON DIOXIDE, DRY CHEMICAL, FOAM OR WATER FOG.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED SCBA AND FULL
    PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT . COOL EXPOSED CONTAINERS WITH WATER.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:PRESSURIZED CONTAINERS WHEN HEATED ARE A
    POTENTIAL EXPLOSIVE HAZARD.

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

Spill Release Procedures:EVACUATE AREA. PROVIDE ADEQUATE VENTILATION.
    CONTAIN SPILL TO SMALL AREA. FLUSH AWAY FROM IGNITION SOURCES WITH
    WATER. PICK UP ABSORBENT MATERIAL AND TRANSFER TO A SUITABLE
    CONTAINER FOR DISPOSAL.
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:DO NOT STORE IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT OR
    ABOVE 49C (120F).
Other Precautions:DO NOT SMOKE WHILE USING. VAPORS ARE HEAVIER THAN AIR
    AND WILL COLLECT IN LOW AREAS.

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

Respiratory Protection:NOT NORMALLY NEEDED. IF PEL/TLV IS EXCEEDED, USE
    NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED ORGANIC VAPOR RESPIRATOR.
Ventilation:NO SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS. IF PEL/TLV IS EXCEEDED, PROVIDE
    ADEQUATE VENTILATION.
Protective Gloves:IMPERVIOUS GLOVES .
Eye Protection:CHEMICAL WORKERS GOGGLES .
Other Protective Equipment:IMPERVIOUS CLOTHING AS NECESSARY FOR
    REPETITIVE, PROLONGED CONTACT WITH LIQUID.
Work Hygienic Practices:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Supplemental Safety and Health
NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER. EXPLANATION OF CARCINOGENICITY: IARC
    MONOGRAPHS, VOL 7, P.56, 1987. 

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

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:133F,56C
Vapor Pres:SEE ING
Vapor Density:>1
Spec Gravity:0.8 
Evaporation Rate & Reference:>1 (ETHER=1)
Appearance and Odor:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Percent Volatiles by Volume:93

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZERS LIKE LIQUID CHLORINE AND CONCENTRATED OXYGEN.
Stability Condition to Avoid:OPEN FLAMES AND RED HOT SURFACES.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CARBON DIOXIDE AND OTHER TOXIC FUMES.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:PRODUCT SHOULD BE DISPOSED OF AS HAZARDOUS
    WASTE. DO NOT INCINERATE PRESSURIZED OR SEALED CONTAINERS. LANDFILL
    PRESSURIZED OR SEALED CONTAINERS IN AN APPROVED AREA. CHECK LOCAL,
    STATE, AND FEDERAL REG ULATIONS.

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