MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
Essentially Similar to
HMIS Health-1 Flammability-0 Reactivity-1
SECTION I-Product Information
Manufacturer Name: AVW, Inc.
24 Hour Emergency Phone Number: 800-424-9300
Product Name: Blow Off Non-Flammable Contact Cleaner
SECTION II-Hazardous Ingredients
1,1,1,2 Tetrafluoroethane CAS# 811-97-2
1,1,1,2,2,3,4,5,5,5 Decafluoropentane CAS# 138495-42-8
SECTION III-Physical Data
Boiling Point: -15.7 F
Specific Gravity: (H2O=1)=-1.39
Vapor Pressure: 226mm Hg 0 25 C
Solubility in Water: 140ppm
Appearance: Clear liquid colorless
SECTION IV-Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
Flash Point: None
Extinguishing Media: Water, CO2, Foam, Dry chemical
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Use SCBA as needed to avoid breathing toxic decomposition products or to avoid suffocation.
Unusual Fire and Explosion: Do not expose containers to temperatures above 120 F.
SECTION V-Health Hazard and First Aid
Time Weighted Average (TWA): 400 ppm
Acute Chronic Health Effects: Excessive exposure may cause loss of coordination, asphyxiation. Contact with liquid may cause eye or skin frostbite.
Primary Routes of Entry: X Inhalation X Skin X Ingestion
Effects of Overexposure: Eyes- May cause irritation, with tearing, pain or blurred vision.
Skin- May cause slight irritation with itching, redness or swelling. Repeated exposure and/or prolonged exposure may cause redness or rash.
Inhalation- May cause irregular heartbeat, dizziness, and loss of consciousness, suffocation, and death . Ingestion- May cause aspiration which may result in chemial pneumonia.
Eyes- Immediately flush eyes with water for 15 min. Call a physician.
Skin- Flush skin with water after contact.
Inhalation- Immediately move to fresh air. Keep person calm. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Call a physician
Ingestion- If swallowed do not induce vomiting. Immediately give 2 glasses of water. Never give any thing by mouth to an unconscious person. Call a physician
If vomiting occurs naturally, have victim lean forward to reduce the risk of aspiration.
SECTION VI-Reactivity Data
Stability: Unstable Stable X
Conditions to Avoid: High temperatures and ignition sources.
Incompatibility: Strong oxidants, alkali-, and its earth materials.
SECTION VII-Spill or Leak Procedures
Steps to take in case material is released or spilled: Any spill will immediately dissipate into the atmosphere. Waste disposal method Federal and Local regulations.
SECTION VIII-Special Protection Information
Respiratory Protection: Adequate ventilation or Wear NIOSH approved respiratory protection, as appropriate. SCBA is required if large release occurs
Gloves (type): Chemical resistant gloves
Eye Protection: Safety glasses or coverall chemical splash goggles
Other Protective Equipment: Wear as protection against liquid contact if potential for splash exist. Gloves or clothing should be impervious to liquid. Protective gloves and chemical splash goggles should be used when handling l liquid
SECTION IX-Special Precautions
Precautions to be taken in handling and storage: Read and follow all label directions. Do not store containers at temperatures above 120 F.