MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
Essentially Similar to
HMIS Health-1 Flammability-4 Reactivity-0
SECTION I-Product Information
Manufacturer: A.V.W. Inc.
24 Hour Emergency Phone Number: 800-424-9300
Product Name: Blow Off Contact Cleaner
SECTION II-Hazardous Ingredients
n-Hexane CAS# 110-54-3 TWA 50 ppm %60-70
Isopropyl Alcohol CAS# 6763-0 TWA 400ppm 1-10
Propane CAS# 74-98-6 TWA 1000ppm 15-25
Butane CAS# 106-97-8 TWA 800ppm 10-20
Boiling Point: 182 F
Specific Gravity: (H2O=1)=0.67
Solubility in Water: 0 %
Appearance: Colorless liquid with penetrating ether like odor.
Flash Point: 18 F Extremely Flammable Level 3 Aerosol
Extinguishing Media: Water, Co2, Foam, Dry Chemical
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Do not expose containers to temperatures above 120 F.
Unusual Fire and Explosion: Forms flammable vapor-air mixtures. Lower temperatures increase the difficulty of getting it to ignite.
Time Weighted Average (TWA): 50 ppm based in the raw material TWA
Acute Chronic Health Effects: Excessive exposure may cause irritation to upper respiratory tract. Excessive exposure may cause carboxyhemoglobinemia, thereby impairing the bloods ability to transport oxygen.
Primary Routes of Entry: X Inhalation X Skin X Ingestion
Effects of Overexposure: Eyes- May cause pain, moderate eye irritation, and slight corneal injury, Vapors may irritate eyes.
Skin- May cause irritation. Repeated contact may cause drying or flaking of skin.
Inhalation- In confined or poorly ventilated areas, vapors can readily accumulate and cause unconsciousness and death.
Ingestion- May be harmful.
Eyes- Flush with water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation persists.
Inhalation- Move to fresh air. Get medical attention.
Ingestion- Do not induce vomiting. Get medical attention immediately.
Stability: Unstable Stable X
Conditions to Avoid: Hydrolysis producing small amounts of hydrochloric acid possible with gross water contamination.
Incompatibility: Strong oxidizers; caustics, chemically active metals such as aluminum, magnesium and sodium.
Steps to take in case material is released or spilled: Use absorbent material and trash receptacle. Waste disposal method Federal and Local regulations.
Respiratory Protection: Adequate Ventilation
Gloves (type): Chemical resistant
Eye Protection: Glasses (if required)
Other Protective Equipment: None
US Dot (ground): Consumer Commodity, ORM-D
ICAO/IATA (air): Consumer Commodity, ID8000, 9
IMO/IMDG (water): Aerosols, UN1950, 2.1, Limited Quantity
Special Provisions: None
Precautions to be taken in handling and storing: Read and follow all label directions. Do not store at temperatures over 120 F.