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TURCO PRODUCTS INC SUB ELF ATOCHEM NORTH AMERICA -- TURCO 5975A -- 6850-01-045-7930
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:TURCO 5975A
MSDS Date:09/26/1990
FSC:6850
NIIN:01-045-7930
MSDS Number: BRQRH
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:TURCO PRODUCTS INC SUB ELF ATOCHEM NORTH AMERICA
Address:7300 BOLSA AVE
City:WESTMINSTER
State:CA
ZIP:92684-3600
Country:US
Info Phone Num:714-890-3600
Emergency Phone Num:202-483-7616
Preparer's Name:J.P.JONES/J.F.GRAINGER
CAGE:61102
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:TURCO PRODUCTS, INC. DIVISON OF ELF ATOCHEM NORTH AMERICA
Address:2000 MARKET ST
Box:City:PHILADELPHIA
State:PA
ZIP:19103-3222
Country:US
Phone:215-419-7890
CAGE:61102

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

Ingred Name:HEAVY AROMATIC NAPHTHA (MIXED AROMATIC SOLVENTS C9-C16)
CAS:64742-94-5
Fraction by Wt: 25%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
OSHA PEL:300 PPM(VM&PNAPHTHA)
ACGIH TLV:300 PPM(VM&PNAPHTHA)

Ingred Name:2-BUTOXYETHANOL
CAS:111-76-2
RTECS #:KJ8575000
Fraction by Wt: <5%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
OSHA PEL:S, 50 PPM
ACGIH TLV:S, 25 PPM; 9293

Ingred Name:NONYLPHENOL POLYETHOXYLATE
CAS:9016-45-9
RTECS #:MD0900000
Fraction by Wt: <5%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:SODIUM TETRABORATE, DECAHYDRATE
CAS:1303-96-4
RTECS #:VZ2275000
Fraction by Wt: <5%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED
OSHA PEL:10 MG/M3
ACGIH TLV:5 MG/M3; 9293

Ingred Name:WATER
CAS:7732-18-5
RTECS #:ZC0110000
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:TALL OIL FATTY ACIDS,POTASSIUM SOAP
CAS:61740-44-1
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:POTASSIUM DODECYL BENZENE SULFONATE
CAS:27177-77-1
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:SODIUM XYLENE SULFONATE
CAS:1300-72-7
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
RTECS #:9999999VO
Fraction by Wt: 29%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

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

Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:EYES:MAY CAUSE MODERATE TO SEVERE
    IRRITATION.SKIN:MAY CAUSE MODERATE TO SEVERE
    IRRITATION,DRYING,DEFATTING.READILY ABSORBED THROUGH SKIN IN TOXIC
    AMOUNTS.INHAL:MODERATELY IRRITATING.INGEST:MODERATE TO  SEVERE
    IRRITATION OF THE GI TRACT.CHRONIC:MAY CAUSE LIVER OR KIDNEY DAMAGE
    OR DAMAGE TO BLOOD FORMING ORGANS.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:MFR STATESTHAT 2-BUTOXYETHANOL HAS BEEN
    STUDIED AS A REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTOR.
Effects of
    Overexposure:INHAL:VAPORS-DIZZINESS,HEADACHE;MISTS-NAUSEA.INGEST:NA
    USEA.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:MAY AFFECT PREEXISTING DISEASES OF
    THE KIDNEY,LIVER AND BLOOD FORMING ORGANS.

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

First Aid:EYES:FLUSH WITH WATER FOR 15 MINUTES.CALL PHYSICIAN IF
    IRRITATION PERSISTS.SKIN:SPEED IS ESSENTIAL.FLUSH WITH WATER;THEN
    WASH WITH SOAP AND WATER;RINSE THOROUGHLY.CALL PHYSICIAN IF
    BLISTERING OCCURS.I NHAL:REMOVE TO FRESH AIR.GIVE OXYGEN
    ORARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION IF NEEDED.CALL PHYSICIAN.INGEST:DO NOT
    INDUCE VOMITING WITHOUT MEDICAL ADVICE;KEEP HEAD BELOW HIPS.GIVE
    MILK OR WATER.CALL PHYSICIAN.

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

Flash Point Method:TCC
Flash Point:144F,62C
Extinguishing Media:FOAM,CARBON DIOXIDE,DRY CHEMICAL.
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE A SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS AND
    FULL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:MANUFACTURER STATES NONE.

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

Spill Release Procedures:CONFINE SPILL.STOP LEAK.VENTILATE
    AREA.EVACUATE PERSONNEL.PUMP LIQUID INTO DRUMS.SOAK UP RESIDUE WITH
    NON-COMBUSTIBLE INERT ADSORBANT(EG.CLAY);PLACE COLLECTED MATERIEL
    IN AN APPROPRIATE CONTAINER FOR  DISPOSAL;CLEAN SPILL AREA TO
    REMOVE SLIPPERINESS.
Neutralizing Agent:SODIUM BICARBONATE.

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

Handling and Storage Precautions:STORE IN A DRY AREA,AWAY FROM
    OXIDIZING AGENTS AND STRONG ACIDS.
Other Precautions:AVOID SPLASHING WHEN MIXING;USE PROTECTIVE
    EQUIPMENT.OPEN CONTAINERS CAREFULLY;CONTENTS MAY BE UNDER PRESSURE.

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

Respiratory Protection:USE A NIOSH FILTER RESPIRATOR,UNLESS THERE IS
    INSUFFICIENT BREATHING OXYGEN,THEN USE A POSITIVE PRESSURE
    SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS.
Ventilation:LOCAL VENTILATION AT THE WORKSITE;MECHANICAL(GENERAL)
    VENTILATION TO MAINTAIN TLV/PEL.
Protective Gloves:NEOPRENE,VITON
Eye Protection:FACE SHIELD;GOGGLES.
Other Protective Equipment:NEOPRENE OR VITON APRON OR SUIT AND BOOTS.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH HANDS.SEPERATE WORK CLOTHES FROM STREET
    CLOTHES.LAUNDER WORK CLOTHES BEFORE REUSE.KEEP FOOD OUT OF THE WORK
    AREA.
Supplemental Safety and Health
NONE

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

HCC:V4
Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:212F,100C
Vapor Pres:5MMHG
Vapor Density:>1
Spec Gravity:1.00
pH:10
Evaporation Rate & Reference:<1
Solubility in Water:EMULSIFIES
Appearance and Odor:LIQUID;AMBER;SOLVENT ODOR
Percent Volatiles by Volume:75

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

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZING MATERIALS,STRONG ACIDS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:HIGH HEAT,SOURCES OF IGNITION.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:CARBON DIOXIDE,CARBON MONOXIDE AND
    OTHER TOXIC VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS.

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

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE WITH FEDERAL,STATE AND
    LOCAL REGULATIONS.SPENT SOLUTIONS AND RINSES CAN BE NEUTRALIZED AND
    FLOATABLE SOIL SKIMMED OFF;CLARIFY BY OXIDATION OR CARBON
    TREATMENT.CLARIFIED WATER  CAN BE RELEASED TO SEWER IF LOCAL REGS
    PERMIT.

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