Ingredients not precisely identified are
proprietary and/or non-hazardous. All chemical ingredients appear on the
EPA TSCA inventory.
3. Hazards Identification
Emergency Overview: CAUTION: Eye and respiratory irritant
Potential Health Effects:
Signs and Symptoms of Acute Overexposure:
Eye, skin, respiratory irritation,
dizziness, fatigue, headache, unconsciousness or asphyxiation.
Signs and Symptoms of Chronic overexposure:
Prolonged skin contact may cause
moderate irritation, defatting and dermatitis.
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated
by Exposure: Chronic asthma
may be exacerbated by fumes from this product.
4. First Aid Measures
Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air. If breathing is impaired,
administer oxygen. Keep patient warm and quiet.
Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting.
Give victim 2-4 glasses
of water or milk to drink to dilute the product. Get medical advice..
Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing and footwear. Wash
skin with soap and water. Wash clothing before reuse.
Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with water for 15 minutes.
Get medical attention.
Note to Physician: None
5. Fire Fighting Measures
Flash Point: 215 degrees F (PMCC)
Flammability Limits: NA
Autoignition temp: NA
Fire Extinguishing Media: Foam, carbon dioxide, dry chemical, water fog
Special Fire-Fighting Information:
Wear NIOSH-approved SCNA, Use
water spray to cool containers/
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: Vapors are heavier than air and may travel along
6. Accidental Release Measures
Contain spill. Recover for use if possible, or
transfer to suitable container for disposal. Use absorbent to clean up.
Wash down spill area with soap and water. Wear approved respirator for nuisance
dust during cleanup.
7. Handling and Storage
Store in moderate temperatures to maintain
product quality. Keep container closed when not in use.
8. Exposure Controls/ Personal Protection
Ventilation System: Good general ventilation is advisable
Personal Respirators (NIOSH Approved):
None required during normal
use. Use organic vapor cannister, if needed.
Skin Protection: Long sleeved clothing and neoprene gloves
Eye Protection: Chemical safety goggles or face mask
Other Control Measures:
ACGIH (TVL) Limits: CAS 64742-94-5: 100
ppm; CAS 91-20-3: 79 mg/M3
OSHA PEL: CAS 64742-94-5: 100 ppm; CAS 91-20-3: 79 mg/M3
9. Physical and Chemical Properties
Appearance and Color: Transparent pale yellow
Odor: Aromatic hydrocarbon
Solubility in Water: Nil
Specific Gravity: 1.008 at 70 degrees F
Bulk density: 8.39 lb/gal
% volatile by volume @ 21C (70F): NDA
Boiling Point: 400 degrees F
Melting Point: NA
Kinematic Viscosity @ 40 deg. C: 13.11
Vapor Density (Air=1): >1
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg): <5
Evaporation Rate (Bu. Acetate=1):
10. Stability and Reactivity
Stability: Product is stable under normal conditions.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide on combustion
Hazardous Polymerization: will not occur.
Incompatibility: Strong oxidizers. May soften some plastics/
LD50 /LC50: CAS 9038-95-3: Oral, rat >5 g/kg; practically non-toxic;
dermal rabbit > 20660 mg/kg;
Carcinogenicity: Ingredients not listed by ACGIH, IARC, NTR or OSHA
12. Ecological Information
Environmental Fate: Ingredients are readily degradable in closed bottle
test. For fastest remediation, employ Alken Clear-Flo® 7008 formula
of bacterial cultures.
Environmental Toxicity: NDA
13. Disposal Considerations
RCRA Hazard Class (if discarded):
Neat, unused product is not considered
a hazardous waste, according to RCRA regulations 40 CFR 261. . For proper
disposal of used materials, an assessment must be completed to determine
the proper waste management options permissible under applicable rules,
regulations and/or laws governing client's location. Use until less than
1 inch remains in the container, triple rinse with clean water, and pour
rinse water to sewer. Then remove or deface product label to avoid confusion
if pail or drum is later refilled. Clean, empty containers should be recycled
or disposed of through an approved waste management facility.
14. Transportation Information
DOT Proper Shipping Name: Not regulated as hazardous by DOT when packaged
in drums of 80 gallons or less.
Above 80 gallons: Environmentally Hazardous Substance, Liquid N.O.S (Contains
methylnaphthalene liquid, naphthalene)
DOT Hazard Class: NA for < 80 gallon drums. For totes, class 9
Packing Group: III
DOT Label: NA for < 80 gallons, otherwise label as Environmentally
Hazardous Substance, Liquid N.O.S
15. Regulatory Information
TSCA: 40CFR 710) All chemical ingredients are listed on the TSCA
8(b) inventory. None of the ingredients are on the Health and Safety Reporting
List, are under Chemical Test rule, are listed under TSCA Section 12B,
or have a SNUR under TSCA. CAS 64742-94-5 is listed as a UVCB (Unknown,
variable composition) Chemical.
CERCLA Reportable Quantity: This product does NOT contain ingredients that have
Reportable Quantity (RQ) requirements under US 40 CFR 117.302
Section 311 Hazard Categorization: Acute, chronic, delayed health
Section 313 Toxic Chemicals: None
STATE RIGHT TO KNOW LISTS: Naphthalene (11%) is listed on California,
Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Minnesota,
New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island right to know lists.
65 Labeling: This product contains 11% Naphthalene, a chemical known to
the state of California to cause cancer and/or birth defects or reproductive
meets the low vapor pressure (LVP) exemption set by the California Air
Resources Board for volatile organic compounds in consumer products (California
Code of Regulations, Title 17, Article 2, Section 94510)
Clean Water Act/Oil Pollution Act: This product is classified as an oil under Section
31 of the Water Act (40 CFR 110) and the Oil Pollution Act of 1990. Discharges
or spills which produce a visible sheen on either surface water or waterways/sewers
which lead to surface water, must be reported to the National Response
Center at 800-424-8802.
CLEAN AIR ACT: Ingredients not listed as hazardous pollutants under CAA.
This product does not contain any Class 1 or Class 2 ozone depletors, nor
was it made with such chemicals.
Canadian WHMIS: Naphthalene, CAS# 91-20-3, 11% of product is rated B4 flammable
solid & D2A carcinogen -very toxic, other Flash point of product eliminates
B rating,but D2A is retained for Naphthalene ingredient
Canadian Ingredient Disclosure List:
Ingredients are NOT listed on the
CIDL. This MSDS has been prepared according to the hazard criteria of the
Controlled Products Regulations (CPR) and the MSDS contains all of the
information required by the CPR.
Canadian DSL: All ingredients are listed
on the Canadian DSL inventory. Product is approved for sale in Canada.
16. Other Information
Reason for Revision: Routine review and revision
Alken-Murray Corporation provides the information
contained herein in good faith, in compliance with the Occupational Safety
and Health Act of 1970, but makes no representation as to its comprehensiveness
or accuracy. This document is intended only as a guide to the appropriate
precautionary handling of the material by a properly trained person using
this product. Alken-Murray warrants that this product is of merchantable
quality. The implied warranty of fitness for a particular purpose is limited
to the extent the products are used for the purpose or uses described on
the product's label or in any written instructions or materials distributed
to the buyer by Alken-Murray and is hereby disclaimed should buyer use the
products in a manner inconsistent with this uses or purposes described therein.
In no event shall Alken-Murray be liable for any consequential, exemplary,
or incidental damages incurred by buyer even if it has been advised of the
possibility of such damages.