MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET


SECTION I
EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NO.
CHEMTREC 1-800-424-9300
PRODUCT NAME: Earth Klenz
DATE PREPARED: 07-01-98
HAZARD RATING: HEALTH-1; FIRE-0; REACTIVITY-0; SPECIAL-NONE
(HAZARD RATING SCALE: 4-SEVERE; 3-SERIOUS; 2-MODERATE; 1-SLIGHT; 0-MINIMAL)


SECTION II – HAZARDOUS INGREDIENT/IDENTITY INFORMATION
NAME OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV OTHER %
Propylene Glycol ne ne ne 4.0
CAS No. 57-55-6
Ne = not established This product does not contain substances subject to Section 313 of SARA Title III.


SECTION III – PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS
BOILING POINT: >212 degrees F
VAPOR PRESSURE: not determined
VAPOR DENSITY (Air=1): not determined
SPECIFIC GRAVITY (H2O=1): 1.042
MELTING POINT: n/a
EVAPORATION RATE: Unknown
SOLUBILITY IN WATER: Soluble in all portions
APPEARANCE AND ODOR: Green liquid; little odor


SECTION IV – FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
FLASH POINT: Not flammable
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Use media suitable for surrounding materials
FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Fire fighters should wear self-contained breathing apparatus & protective clothing when fighting chemical fires.
FIRE & EXPLOSION HAZARDS: Floors wetted with this material will be extremely slippery


SECTION V – REACTIVITY DATA
STABILITY: Stable
CONDITIONS TO AVOID: None known
INCOMPATABILITY: None known
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION: Not determined
HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: Will not occur


SECTION VI – HEALTH HAZARD DATA
ROUTE OF ENTRY: INHALATION? Yes
SKIN? Yes
INGESTION? Unlikely
HEALTH HAZARDS:
Contact with skin and eyes may cause irritation. Inhalation can cause irritation of nasal and respiratory passages. Ingestion may cause gastrointestinal irritation.
CARCONOGENICITY: NTP? n/a
IARC MOHOGRAPHS? n/a
OSHA REGULATED? n/a
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE:
Redness, tearing and irritation will result from eye contact. Ingestion may result in nausea. Skin irritation is indicated by redness of affected areas.
MEDICAL CONDITIONS GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE:
None known.
EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES:
For eye contact, flush immediately with running water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention. If ingested, drink several cups of water & consult a physician. Do not induce vomiting. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious or convulsing person. For skin irritation, flush thoroughly with water and apply hand lotion to restore skin’s natural oils. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention.


SECTION VII – PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE
STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED:
Wear eye goggles and rubber gloves. Spilled material will make floors very slippery. Small spills may be flushed to a sanitary sewer. Dike large spills and absorb or recoup material and place into DOT-approved containers. Do not permit material to enter storm drains, surface water or to contaminate land.
WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD:
Dispose of in accordance with all Local, State and Federal regulations.
PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORING:
Do not store with foodstuff.
OTHER PRECAUTIONS:
This product may contain a trace amount of one or more of the chemicals on the California list of known carcinogens or substances known to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. These are not added to the product but occur naturally in the raw materials or processing equipment.


SECTION VIII – CONTROL MEASURES
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: Not required under normal conditions of use
VENTILATION: Natural
PROTECTIVE GLOVES: Rubber or vinyl gloves
EYE PROTECTION: Chemical goggles or glasses if conditions warrant
OTHER PROTECTION: Not required
WORK/HYGIENIC PRACTICES: Wash and dry hands thoroughly after use
File: SG-2


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