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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
SECTION 1 — CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
Product Identifier: Delcoat®
Health: 2 Flammability: 1
Reactivity: 0 Personal Protection:
Product Use Aqueous Acrylic Emulsion
Delta Plastics Co.
10513 Road 236
Terra Bella, CA 93270
Emergency Telephone 559-535-1332
Date MSDS Prepared 8/2/10
MSDS Prepared By Eric A. Skiff
Phone Number 559-535-1332
SECTION 2 — COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
Hazardous Ingredients (specific) % CAS Number LD 50 of Ingredient LC 50 of Ingredient
specify species and route specify species
Ammonia <1 7664-41-7 Not Established Not Established
SECTION 3 — HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Route of Entry √ Skin Contact √ Skin Absorption (Primary) √ Eye Contact √ Inhalation √ Ingestion
Potential Health Effects
Emergency Overview: Can cause skin irritation, eye irritation, and allergic skin reactions.
SECTION 4 — FIRST AID MEASURES
Skin Contact: Immediately wash with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing and launder before reuse.
Destroy contaminated shoes. Seek immediate medical attention.
Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with water for at least 15 minutes. Seek immediate medical attention.
Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. Seek immediate medical attention.
Ingestion : Do not induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Seek immediate medical attention.
Overexposure Effects: Can cause skin irritation, eye irritation, and allergic skin irritation.
Medical conditions aggravated by exposure: Allergy, eczema or skin conditions.
SECTION 5 — FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Flammable ❐Yes √No
Means of Extinction Not applicable
Flashpoint (° C) and Method Not Applicable
Upper Flammable Limit (% by volume) Not Applicable
Lower Flammable Limit (% by volume) Not Applicable
Autoignition Temperature (°C) Not Applicable
Explosion Data — Sensitivity to Impact Not Applicable
Explosion Data — Sensitivity to Static Discharge Not Applicable
Hazardous Combustion Products N/A
SECTION 6 — ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Leak and Spill Procedures: Floor may be slippery. Use care to avoid falling. Contain spill with inert materials (sand, earth). Transfer liquids and solid material to suitable containers for recovery or disposal.
Waste Disposal Method: Coagulate the emulsion by the stepwise addition of ferric chloride and lime. Remove the material and flush to a chemical sewer. Incinerate liquid and contaminated solids in accordance with local, state, and federal regulations.
SECTION 7 — HANDLING AND STORAGE
No special handling requirements. Keep from freezing.
SECTION 8— EXPOSURE CONTROL / PERSONAL PROTECTION
Specific Engineering Controls (such as ventilation, enclosed process)
Local exhaust is preferable
Personal Protective Equipment √ Gloves ❐ Respirator √ Eye ❐ Footwear ❐ Clothing ❐ Other
Local exhaust is preferable. Neoprene gloves and eye protection (ANSI Z87.1 or approved equivalent) chemical splash goggles. Facility storing or using this material should be equipped with an eyewash facility.
SECTION 9 — PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Physical State: Liquid
Odor and Appearance: Liquid, slight ammonia odor
Odor Threshold (ppm): Not Established
Specific Gravity: 1.2
Vapor Density (air = 1): Lighter than air
Vapor Pressure (mmHg): Not determined
Evaporation Rate: Slower than Ether
Boiling Point (° C): 212F/100c
Freezing Point (° C): 32°F
pH: Not Determined
Coefficient of Water/Oil Distribution: Not Determined
Solubility in Water: Not Determined
SECTION 10 — STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Chemical Stability √Yes ❐No
If no, under which conditions?
Incompatibility with Other Substances √Yes ❐None
If yes, which ones? Strong oxidizing agents. Avoid strong acids or bases in bulk and elevated temperatures
Reactivity, and under what conditions?
Temperatures above 177°C/350°F
Hazardous Decomposition Products
Thermal decomposition may yield acrylic monomers.
SECTION 11 — TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Effects of Acute Exposure
Monomer vapors can be evolved when material is heated during process operations. Keep temperatures below 350°F
Effects of chronic exposure
Prolonged or repeated skin contact can cause slight skin irritation, slight eye irritation. Inhalation of vapor or
mist can cause headache, nausea, irritation of the throat, nose and lungs.
Irritancy of Product: Not Applicable
Skin sensitization: Not Applicable
Respiratory sensitization: Not Applicable
Carcinogenicity-IARC: Not Applicable
Carcinogenicity – ACGIH: Not Applicable
Reproductive toxicity: Not Applicable
Teratogenicity: Not Applicable
Embrotoxicity: Not Applicable
Mutagenicity: Not Applicable
Name of synergistic products/effects: Not Applicable
SECTION 12 — ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Aquatic Toxicity: Contain spill with inert materials (sand, earth). Transfer liquids and solid material to suitable containers for recovery or disposal.
SECTION 13 — DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Waste Disposal: Coagulate the emulsion by the stepwise addition of ferric chloride and lime. Remove the material and flush to a chemical sewer. Incinerate liquid and contaminated solids in accordance with local, state and federal regulations.
SECTION 14 — TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Proper Shipping Name: Liquid Plastics, NOI
SECTION 15 — REGULATORY INFORMATION
This product has been classified in accordance with the hazard criteria of the Controlled Products Regulations (CPR) and the MSDS contains all of the information required by CPR.
SECTION 16 — OTHER INFORMATION