MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET


SECTION I
EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NO.
CHEMTREC 1-800-424-9300
PRODUCT NAME: Qualiti Laboratories Strip-Off floor stripper (non-ammoniated wax stripper)
DATE PREPARED: 04-23-01
HAZARD RATING: HEALTH-2; 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 %
Potassium Hydroxide 2mg/m3 2mg/m3    
CAS No. 1310583 (ACGIH STEL)
Ne = not established  
       
2-Amino-Ethanol 3ppm 3ppm    
CAS No. 141435 (ACGIH STEL)
Ne = not established  
         
2-Butosy Ethanol* 25ppm 25ppm    
CAS No. 111762 (ACGIH STEL)
Ne = not established *A SARA 313 chemical
VOC Content: 97.7 g/L


SECTION III PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS
BOILING POINT: >212 degrees F
VAPOR PRESSURE: not tested
VAPOR DENSITY (Air=1): not tested
SPECIFIC GRAVITY (H2O=1): 1.085
MELTING POINT: not tested
EVAPORATION RATE: not tested
SOLUBILITY IN WATER: 100%
APPEARANCE AND ODOR: Yellow, solvent odor


SECTION IV FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
FLASH POINT: none
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: none
FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: none
FIRE & EXPLOSION HAZARDS: none


SECTION V REACTIVITY DATA
STABILITY: Stable
CONDITIONS TO AVOID: None known
INCOMPATABILITY: Strong oxidizers
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION: CO, CO2
HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: none


SECTION VI HEALTH HAZARD DATA
ROUTE OF ENTRY: INHALATION? possible
SKIN? possible
INGESTION? possible
HEALTH HAZARDS:
Same as signs and symptoms of exposure.
CARCONOGENICITY: All chemicals incorporated into this product are found on the TSCA #01000
IARC MOHOGRAPHS?
OSHA REGULATED?
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE:
Burning sensation in eyes; skin irritant; Ingestion burning irritant; Inhalation irritant.
MEDICAL CONDITIONS GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE:
Same as signs and symptoms of over exposure.
EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES:
For eye contact, flush with running water for at least 15 minutes, if irritation persists, call physician. For skin contact, wash off with soap and water. If irritation persists, call physician.. If swallowed, drink large amounts of water, call physician. Inhalation, get person to fresh air; if unconscious, call physician.


SECTION VII PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE
STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED:
Soak up with inert, absorbant material. Scoop up and place in a proper waste disposal container.
WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD:
Dispose of in accordinance with state and local regulations.
PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORING:
Store in a cool, dry place, out of direct sunlight. So not freeze, less than or equal to 32 degrees F or heat above 110 degrees F.
OTHER PRECAUTIONS:
Keep out of reach of children. Follow directions on the container for proper use of this product.


SECTION VIII CONTROL MEASURES
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: Open all doors and windows. "If" there is an exposure, and it is above the TLV or PEL, a NIOSH approved respirator equipped for the exposure or suitable respiratory protection per 29 CRF 1910.134, is required.
VENTILATION: Local exhaust if available, Mechanical if available.
PROTECTIVE GLOVES: Plastic or rubber, chemical resistant
EYE PROTECTION: Goggles or glasses
OTHER PROTECTION: Chemical resistant clothing.
WORK/HYGIENIC PRACTICES: Use common sense and care around chemicals. Never mix chemicals. Consult your supervisor for other practices. All practices depend on your specific business. Directions for use are normally found on label which will dictate engineering and control measures.
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Note: Qualitilabs believes the data set forth are accurate. Qualitilabs makes no warranty with respects thereto and disclaims all liability for reliance thereon. Such data are offered solely for consideration, investigation and verification. Also, the data set forth is for the concentrated finished product. All lab samples are for experimental purposes only and used at the customer's discretion.


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