Eager Plastics, Inc.

 

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

 

PRODUCT NAME:  RTV FAST CATALYST

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SECTION I - PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION

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From:                                                                                                                                     

                Eager Plastics, Inc.                                                                                              

                3350 W. 48th Place                                                                                                                                    

                Chicago, IL 60632

                773-927-3484 Phone

 

PRODUCT NAME:   RTV FAST CATALYST

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SECTION II - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/IDENTITY INFORMATION

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INGREDIENTS                                                     CAS #                                    EXPOSURE LIMITS

 

Organo tin compounds                                                                                       0.1 mg/m3 as tin

Ethyl silicate                                                         78-10-4                                   10 ppm

Polymeric ethyl silicate                                       68412-37-3                             N.A.

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SECTION III - PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS

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BOILING POINT:    N.A.*                                    SPECIFIC GRAVITY :    1.04

VAPOR PRESSURE (mm Hg.):    N.A.                               MELTING POINT:     N.A.

VAPOR DENSITY (AIR=1):   N.A.                    EVAPORATION RATE (Butyl Acetate=1):    N.A.

SOLUBILITY IN WATER:    Slight

APPEARANCE AND ODOR:    Pale blue liquid.  Mild alcohol-like odor.

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SECTION IV - FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA

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FLASH POINT:    115 deg.  F                                             FLAMMABLE LIMITS:   N.A.                          LEL:   N.A.

(ASTM D-3278)                                                                                                                                                    UEL:   N.A.

 

EXTINGUISHING MEDIA:    Carbon dioxide, Sand, Foam, Dry Chemicals

 

SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES:  Firefighters should wear full protective clothing, including self-contained breathing apparatus.

 

UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS:    Organo tin fumes may be evolved.

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                               

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PRODUCT NAME:    RTV FAST CATALYST                                                                                              -  2  -

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SECTION V - REACTIVITY DATE

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STABILITY:          STABLE                       

CONDITIONS TO AVOID:    N.A.

 

INCOMPATIBILITY (materials to avoid):     Acids, bases, water, oxidizing agents.

 

HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION OR BYPRODUCTS:    Ethanol, silicon dioxide, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, and organo tin compounds.

HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION:               WILL NOT OCCUR

CONDITIONS TO AVOID:    N.A.

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SECTION VI - HEALTH HAZARD DATA

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ROUTES OF ENTRY:          INHALATION?    YES        SKIN?   YES          INGESTION?  NO

HEALTH HAZARDS (acute & chronic):   Mild skin irritant, severe eye irritant.   May cause temporary irritation of respiratory tract.

CARCINOGENICITY:  NTP?    NO    IARC MONOGRAPHS?    NO            OSHA REGULATED?    NO

SIGNS AND SYMPTONS OF EXPOSURE:   Overexposure via inhalation or skin absorbtion may cause headache,  nausea or drowsiness.  May irritate eyes and skin on contact.  Inhalation of vapors may irritate the respiratory tract.

MEDICAL CONDITIONS GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE:   None known to date.

EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES:    Eye Contact:  Flush eyes with large quantities of water for at least 15 minutes.  Consult a physician.  Skin Contact:  Wash thoroughly with mild soap and water.  Remove contaminated clothing.  Inhalation:  Remove to fresh air.

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SECTION VII - PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE

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STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED:    Cover spill with an absorbent material such as sand or sawdust.  Scoop up and place in an appropriately marked container.

WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD:    May be incinerated or land-filled under conditions complying with Federal, State, and Local environmental control regulations.

PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORING:   Keep containers tightly closed and air-tight. Protect from moisture.  Store in temperatures less than 80 deg. F.  Store away from food and beverages.

OTHER PRECAUTIONS:    Blanket vapor space with nitrogen for prolonged storage.

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SECTION VIII - CONTROL MEASURES

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RESPIRATORY PROTECTION:   If TLV is exceeded, use MSHA/NIOSH organic vapor respirator.

VENTILATION:                   LOCAL EXHAUST:    Preferred         SPECIAL:    N.A.

                                                MECHANICAL:   Acceptable            OTHER:      N.A.

PROTECTIVE GLOVES:   Chemical resistant rubber      EYE PROTECTION:   Safety Goggles

OTHER PROTECTIVE CLOTHING OR EQUIPMENT:    Rubber apron, eye wash fountain, safety shower.

WORK/HYGIENIC PRACTICES:    Wash hands immediately after use.

PREPARED BY:    DJ                                                                                                                          DATE:    5/20/98



* N.A. throughout this document represents "Not Applicable".