ICI PAINTS WONDER-TONES FLAT INTERIOR LATEX WALL CEILING WHITE


MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET - TOMPKINS COUNTY M427



Part Number/Trade Name:  WONDER-TONES FLAT INTERIOR LATEX WALL CEILING WHITE
			 DR 3604
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                            General Information
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Company's Name: ICI/DEVOE PAINTS
Company's Street: 925 EUCLID AVENUE
Company's P. O. Box:
Company's City: CLEVELAND
Company's State: OH
Company's Zip Code: 44115
Company's Emerg Ph #: (800) 545-2642
Company's Info Ph #: (800) 834-6077

Date MSDS Prepared: 04/01/98
Preparer's Company: ICI/DEVOE PAINTS

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                     Ingredients/Identity Information
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INGREDIENT:  WATER
PERCENT:  40-50
CAS NUMBER:  7732-18-5 (SEE FACTSHEET FS30)
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INGREDIENT:  PROPANOIC ACID
PERCENT: 1-5
CAS NUMBER:  25852-37-3
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Ingredient: TITANIUM DIOXIDE, TITANIUM(IV) OXIDE, TIO2
Percent:  5-10
CAS Number: 13463-67-7 (SEE FACTSHEET FS148)
OSHA PEL: 15 MG/M3 TDUST
ACGIH TLV: 10 MG/M3 TDUST; 9293
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INGREDIENT:  VINYL ACRYLIC COPOLYMER
PERCENT: 10-20
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INGREDIENT:  SILICIC ACID
PERCENT: 1-5
CAS NUMBER: 1344-00-9
OSHA PEL:  15 MG/M3
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INGREDIENT:  CERAMIC MATERIALS
PERCENT: 5-10
CAS NUMBER:  66402-68-4

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                     Physical/Chemical Characteristics
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Boiling Point: 212-477 F
Percent Volatiles By Volume: 68.70
VOCS GR/LTR: 97.92
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                      Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
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Flash Point: NONE
Extinguishing Media: CO2, DRY CHEMICAL, FOAM WATER FOG


Special Fire Fighting Proceures: WATER MAY BE USED TO COOL AND PROTECT
EXPOSED CONTAINERS.  FIREFIGHTERS SHOULD USE FULL PROTECTIVE CLOTHING, EYE
PROTECETION, AND SCBA.

Unusual Fire And EXPLOSION Hazards:

CLOSED CONTAINERS MAY EXPLODE WHEN EXPOSED TO EXTREME HEAT OR FIRE.

VAPORS ARE HEAVIER THAN AIR AND MAY TRAVEL LONG DISTANCES TO A SOURCE OF
IGNITION AND FLASH BACK.  VAPORS CAN FORM EXPLOSIVE MIXTURES IN AIR AT
ELEVATED TEMPERATURES.

CLOSED CONTAINERS MAY BURST WHEN EXPOSED TO EXTREME HEAT OR FIRE.

IN CLOSED TANKS, WATER OR FOAM MAY CAUSE FROTHING OR ERUPTION.
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                              Reactivity Data
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Stability: STABLE
INCOMPATABILITY: OXIDIZERS, ACIDS, ALUMINUM, ZINC, METALS, NITRIC ACID,
HYDROFLUORIC ACID, HYDROGEN FLUORIDE, MAGNESIUM, SODIUM, POTASSIUM, NITRATES
CONDITIONS TO AVOID:  ELEVATED TEMPERATURES, CONTACT WITH OXIDIZING AGENT,
CONTACT WITH ALUMINUM OR ZINC, HIGH CONCENTRATION OF DUST, STORAGE NEAR ACIDS,
FREEZING, SPARKS, OPEN FLAME.
Hazardous DECOMPOSITION OF Products: BY FIRE: CO2, CO, OXYGEN
Hazardous Poly Occur: WILL NOT OCCUR
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                            Health Hazard Data
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HMIS RATING:         1 - 1 - 0

HEATLH HAZARDS ACUTE:

BREATHING:  IRRITATION OF THE RESPIRATORY TRACT, LUNGS. PROLONGED INHALATION
MAY LEAD TO COUGHING, SNEEZING, DIFFICULTY WITH SPEECH.

SKIN CONTACT: IRRITATION OF SKIN.

PROLONGED OR REPEATED CONTACT CAN CAUSE DERMATITIS.

EYE CONTACT:  IRRITATION OF EYES. PROLONGED OR REPEATED CONTACT CAN CAUSE
BLURRED VISION, TEARING OF EYES.

SWALLOWING: INGESTION MAY CAUSE VOMITING, DIARRHEA. GASTRO-INTESTINAL
DISTURBANCES, CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DEPRESSION, KIDNEY DAMAGE.
.

CHRONIC HEALTH HAZARDS

CONTAINS CRYSTALLINE SILICA WHICH IS CONSIDERED A HAZARD BY INHALATION.
IARC HAS CLASSIFIED CRYSTALLINE SILICA AS CARCINOGENIC TO HUMANS
(GROUP 1). CRYSTALLINE SILICA IS ALSO A KNOWN CAUSE OF SILICOSIS, A
NONCANCEROUS LUNG DISEASE.  NTP CLASSIFIED CRYSTALLINE SILICA AS A
REASONABLY ANTICIPATED HUMAN CARCINOGEN.

MEDICAL CONDITIONS PRONE TO AGGRAVATION BY EXPOSURE: EYE, SKIN, RESPIRATORY
DISORDERS, LUNG DISORDERS, ASTHMA-LIKE CONDITIONS.

PRIMARY ROUTES OF EXPOSURE:  INHALATION, SKIN CONTACT, EYE CONTACT,
INGESTION.

EMERGENCY FIRST AID PROCEDURES

INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. RESTORE AND SUPPORT CONTINUED
BREATHING.  GET EMERGENCY MEDICAL ATTENTION.  HAVE TRAINED PERSON GIVE
OXYGEN IF NECESSARY.  GET MEDICAL HELP FOR ANY BREATHING DIFFICULTY.
REMOVE TO FRESH AIR IF INHALATION CAUSES EYE WATERING, HEADACHES,
DIZZINESS, OR OTHER DISCOMFORT.
EYES: FLUSH IMMEDIATELY WITH LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER, ESPECIALLY UNDER
LIDS FOR AT LEAST 15 MINUTES.  IF IRRITATION OR OTHER EFFECTS PERSIST,
OBTAIN MEDICAL TREATMENT.

SKIN: FLUSH FROM SKIN WITH WATER.  THEN WASH THOROUGHLY WITH SOAP AND WATER.
REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING.  IF IRRITATION OCCURS, CONSULT A PHYSICIAN.

INGESTION: IF SWALLOWED, OBTAIN MEDICAL TREATMENT IMMEDIATELY.
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                   SPILL OR LEAK PROCDDURES
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Steps If Matl Released/Spill: COMPLY WITH ALL APPLICABLE HEALTH AND
ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION.  ELIMINATE ALL SOURCES OF IGNITION.  VENTILATE
AREA.  EVACUATE ALL UNNECESSARY PERSONNEL.  PLACE COLLECTED MATERIAL IN
PROPER CONTAINER.  VACUUM CLEAN SPILLAGE.  COMPLETE PPE MUST BE USED
DURING CLEANUP.  LARGE SPILLS: SHUT OFF LEAK IF SAFE TO DO SO.  DIKE
AND CONTAIN SPILL.  PUMP TO STORAGE OR SALVAGE VESSELS.  USE ABSORBENT
TO PICK UP EXCESS RESIDUE.  KEEP SALVAGEABLE MATERIAL AND RINSE WATER
OUT OF SEWERS AND WATER COURSES.  SMALL SPILLS:  USE ABSORBENT TO PICK
UP RESIDUE AND DISPOSE OF PROPERLY.
Waste Disposal Method:   DISPOSE OF IN ACCORDANCE WITH LOCAL, STATE & FEDERAL
REGULATIONS. AVOID DISCHARGE TO NATURAL WATERS.
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                    PROTECTION INFORMATION
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PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN USE

RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: CONTROL ENVIRONMENTAL CONCETRATIONS BELOW
APPLICABLE STANDARDS.  WHERE RESPIRATORY PROTECTION IS REQUIRED, USE
NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATORS IN ACCORDANCE WITH OSHA STANDARD
1910.134.

VENTILATION:  PROVIDE DILUTION VENTILATION OR LOCAL EXHAUST TO PREVENT
BUILD-UP OF VAPORS.

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: EYE WASH, SAFETY SHOWER, SAFETY GLASSES
OR GOGGLES.  IMPERVIOUS GLOVES, IMPERVIOUS CLOTHING, APRON.
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                      OTHER PRECAUTIONS
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PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORING: STORE BELOW 100 F.  KEEP
AWAY FROM HEAT, SPARKS, AND OPEN FLAME.  KEEP FROM FREEZING.

OTHER PRECAUTIONS:  USE ONLY WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION.  DO NOT TAKE
INTERNALLY.  KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.  AVOID CONTACT WITH SKIN
AND EYES, AND BREATHING OF VAPORS.  WASH HANDS THOROUGHLY AFTER
HANDLING, ESPECIALLY BEFORE EATING OR SMOKING.  KEEP CONTAINERS TIGHTLY
CLOSED AND UPRIGHT WHEN NOT IN USE.  AVOID CONDITIONS WHICH RESULT IN
FORMATION OF INHALABLE PARTICLES SUCH AS SPRAYING OR SANDING PAINTED
SURFACES.  IF SUCH CONDITIONS CANNOT BE AVOIDED, USE APPROPRIATE
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION AS DIRECTED UNDER SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION.
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THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HERIN IS BASED ON DATA
AVAILABLE AT THE TIME OF PREPARATION OF THIS DATA WHICH ICI BELIEVES TO
BE RELIABLE.  HOWEVER, NO WARRANTY IS EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED REGARDING
THE ACCURACY OF THIS DATA.  ICI PAINTS SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR
THE USE OF THIS INFORMATION, OR OF ANY PRODUCT, METHOD OR APPARATUS
MENTIONED AND YOU MUST MAKE YOUR OWN DETERMINATION OF ITS SUITABILITY
AND COMPLETENESS FOR YOUR OWN USE, FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT,
AND THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF YOUR EMPLOYEES AND THE USERS OF THIS
MATERIAL.  COMPLIES WITH OSHA HAZARD COMMUNICATION STANDARD
29CFR1910.1200.