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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET 

SECTION 1 — CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION


Product Identifier:  Delcoat®
   
WHMIS Classification
  Health:  2               Flammability:  1
  Reactivity:    0         Personal Protection:

Product Use                    Aqueous Acrylic Emulsion

Manufacturer’s Name
Delta Plastics Co.
10513 Road 236
Terra Bella, CA  93270

Emergency  Telephone           559-535-1332

Date MSDS Prepared              8/2/10 

MSDS Prepared By                 Eric A. Skiff

Phone Number                   559-535-1332


SECTION 2 — COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

Hazardous Ingredients (specific)  %        CAS Number      LD 50  of Ingredient    LC 50 of Ingredient
                                                                                                        specify species and route        specify species
Ammonia                                         <1          7664-41-7           Not Established            Not Established

SECTION 3 — HAZARDS  IDENTIFICATION


Route of Entry            √  Skin Contact       √  Skin Absorption    (Primary)        √ Eye Contact         √ Inhalation       √ Ingestion

Potential Health Effects
Emergency Overview:  Can cause skin irritation, eye irritation, and allergic skin reactions.


SECTION 4 — FIRST AID MEASURES

Skin Contact: Immediately wash with soap and water.  Remove contaminated clothing and launder before reuse. 
Destroy contaminated shoes.  Seek immediate medical attention.

Eye Contact:  Immediately flush eyes with water for at least 15 minutes. Seek immediate medical attention.

Inhalation:  Remove to fresh air.  Seek immediate medical attention.

Ingestion :  Do not induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel.  Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.  Seek immediate medical attention.

Overexposure Effects:  Can cause skin irritation, eye irritation, and allergic skin irritation.

Medical conditions aggravated by exposure:  Allergy, eczema or skin conditions.


SECTION 5 — FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
 

Flammable     ❐Yes               √No   

Means of Extinction   Not applicable

Flashpoint (° C) and Method   Not Applicable

Upper Flammable Limit (% by volume)  Not Applicable

Lower Flammable Limit (% by volume)  Not Applicable

Autoignition Temperature (°C)  Not Applicable

Explosion Data — Sensitivity to Impact  Not Applicable

Explosion Data — Sensitivity to Static Discharge  Not Applicable

Hazardous Combustion Products  N/A


SECTION 6 — ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

​Leak and Spill Procedures:  Floor may be slippery. Use care to avoid falling. Contain spill with inert materials (sand, earth).  Transfer liquids and solid material to suitable containers for recovery or disposal.

 
Waste Disposal Method:  Coagulate the emulsion by the stepwise addition of ferric chloride and lime.  Remove the material and flush to a chemical sewer.  Incinerate liquid and contaminated solids in accordance with local, state, and federal regulations.


SECTION 7 — HANDLING AND STORAGE

No special handling requirements.  Keep from freezing.

SECTION 8— EXPOSURE CONTROL / PERSONAL PROTECTION

​Specific Engineering Controls (such as ventilation, enclosed process)

Local exhaust is preferable

Personal Protective Equipment    √  Gloves    ❐ Respirator  √   Eye     ❐ Footwear     ❐ Clothing    ❐ Other

Local exhaust is preferable.  Neoprene gloves and eye protection (ANSI Z87.1 or approved equivalent) chemical splash goggles. Facility storing or using this material should be equipped with an eyewash facility.

SECTION 9 — PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

​Physical State:  Liquid
Odor and Appearance:  Liquid, slight ammonia odor
Odor Threshold (ppm):  Not Established
Specific Gravity:  1.2
Vapor Density (air = 1):  Lighter than air
Vapor Pressure (mmHg):  Not determined
Evaporation Rate:  Slower than Ether
Boiling Point (° C):  212F/100c
Freezing Point (° C):  32°F
pH:  Not Determined
Coefficient of Water/Oil Distribution:  Not Determined
Solubility in Water:  Not Determined


SECTION 10 — STABILITY AND REACTIVITY


Chemical Stability  √Yes   ❐No
   If no, under which conditions?

 Incompatibility with Other Substances  √Yes ❐None
  If yes, which ones?  Strong oxidizing agents.  Avoid strong acids or bases in  bulk and elevated temperatures

Reactivity, and under what conditions?
  Temperatures above 177°C/350°F

Hazardous Decomposition Products
  Thermal decomposition may yield acrylic monomers.


SECTION 11 — TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION


Effects of Acute Exposure
  Monomer vapors can be evolved when material is heated during process operations.  Keep temperatures below 350°F

Effects of chronic exposure
  Prolonged or repeated skin contact can cause slight skin irritation, slight eye irritation.  Inhalation of vapor or
  mist can cause headache, nausea, irritation of the throat, nose and lungs.
 
Irritancy of Product:  Not Applicable
Skin sensitization:  Not Applicable
Respiratory sensitization:  Not Applicable
Carcinogenicity-IARC:  Not Applicable
Carcinogenicity – ACGIH:  Not Applicable
Reproductive toxicity:  Not Applicable
Teratogenicity:  Not Applicable
Embrotoxicity:  Not Applicable
Mutagenicity:  Not Applicable
Name of synergistic products/effects:  Not Applicable


SECTION 12 — ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Aquatic Toxicity:  Contain spill with inert materials (sand, earth). Transfer liquids and solid material to suitable containers for recovery or disposal.

SECTION 13 — DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS


Waste Disposal:  Coagulate the emulsion by the stepwise addition of ferric chloride and lime.  Remove the material and flush to a chemical sewer.  Incinerate liquid and contaminated solids in accordance with local, state and federal regulations.


SECTION 14 — TRANSPORT INFORMATION


Proper Shipping Name:  Liquid Plastics, NOI
     
SECTION 15 — REGULATORY INFORMATION


This product has been classified in accordance with the hazard criteria of the Controlled Products Regulations (CPR) and the MSDS contains all of the information required by CPR.


SECTION 16 — OTHER INFORMATION