Appearance and Odor: Black viscous liquid with solvent odor.
Boiling Point: 310 deg. F
Vapor Pressure: Less than 10mm @ 25 deg. C
Vapor Density (air = 1): 4.8
Evaporation Rate (BuOAc = 1): Less than 1
Specific Gravity (H20 = 1): .95 to 1.10
Solubility: Insoluble in water, soluble in petroleum solvents.
EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA:
Flash Point: 107 deg.F (42 deg.C) TCC
Flammable Limits: LEL: 0.9; UEL: 7.0
Extinguishable Media: CO2, foam, dry chemical
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: Closed containers are an explosion
hazard when exposed to extreme heat.
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Use water to cool closed containers.
Use self contained breathing apparatus in confined areas.
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur
Hazards Decomposition Products: Carbon Monoxide and Carbon Dioxide.
Conditions to Avoid: Heat and sources of ignition.
Compatibility (Materials to Avoid): None known
Respiratory Protection: Wear NIOSH approved organic vapor respirator.
Ventilation: Mechanical, local, or general exhaust is recommended.
Protective Gloves: Wear chemical resistant gloves if contact is
Eye Protection: Wear safety goggles if contact is likely.
Other Protective Equipment: Coveralls may be used.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation, ingestion, skin, and eyes.
Inhalation: Nasal, respiratory irritation, fatigue, dizziness, and headache.
Inhalation: Nasal, respiratory irritation, fatigue, dizziness,
Ingestion: Gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.
Aspiration into lungs can cause chemical pneumonia.
Skin Contact: Possible irritation.
Eye Contact: Redness, irritation, and blurred vision.
FIRST AID PROCEDURES:
Eye Contact: Flush with clean water for at least 15 minutes. If
irritation persists, get medical attention.
Inhalation: If overcome by vapor, remove from exposure and administer
oxygen if breathing is irregular. Get medical attention immediately.
Ingestion: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Material can be aspirated into
lungs and cause chemical pneumonia. Get medical attention.
Skin Contact: Remove saturated clothing. Wash skin with soap and
Chronic Health Effects: Not listed as a carcinogen by the NTP,
IARC, or OSHA. No adverse long term affects known.
Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Preexisting lung or
skin conditions could be aggravated by continued exposure.
FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE:
Steps to be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled: Eliminate
ignition sources. Recover product. Spread sand, earth, or other suitable
absorbent to spill area. Minimize vapor or skin contact. Keep product
from sewers and water courses by constructing a dam or impounding.
Waste Disposal Method: Dispose in accordance with Federal, State,
and local regulations.
Storage: Store in a ventilated area away from heat and ignition
Other Precautions: Avoid breathing vapors. Keep containers closed
when not in use.