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   MSDS                       MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

 

SECTION 1: PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION

 

Manufacturer’s Name:          Spectrum Paints, Inc.

Address:                                 2660 Easterly Place

                                                Decatur, GA  30035

 

Telephone:                             770-981-3349                         Fax:  770-981-2224

 

PRODUCT  NAME:                  DTM PRIMER

 

Hazard Ratings:                     Health                         1          1= Slight

                                                Flammability               0          0= Least

                                                Reactivity                   0          0= Least

                                                Personal Protection    B         Safety glasses, Gloves

Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC)            149 grams per liter/max.

 

SECTION 2: HAZARDOUS MATERIAL IDENTIFICATION

 

  No reportable quantities of hazardous ingredients are present

  No toxic chemicals subject to the reporting requirements of Section 313.

 

SECTION 3: PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS

 

BOILING POINT: N/A

VAPOR DENSITY: Lighter than Air

COATING V.O.C.: __ grams per liter; meets SCAQMD Rule 1113 for VOC content in Southern California

SOLUBILITY IN WATER: Dispersible

EVAPORATION RATE (BUTYL ACETATE = 1): <1

VAPOR PRESSURE (mm HG): 15

APPEARANCE:  Opaque Liquid Slight Amine Odor    

 

SECTION 4: FIRE & EXPLOSION DATA

 

FLASH POINT: None

EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Foam, CO2, Dry Chemical

SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Closed Containers Exposed To Heat May Rupture; Cool Containers

UNUSUAL FIRE and EXPLOSION HAZARDS: None

FLAMMABLE LIMITS: LEL: NA; UEL: NA

 

SECTION 5: REACTIVITY DATA

               

                STABILITY: Stable

                HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION or BY-PRODUCTS: Carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide

                HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: Will not occur.

                INCOMPATIBILITY:          Do not mix with other chemicals

 


SECTION 6: HEALTH HAZARD DATA

               

ROUTES OF ENTRY:

 

                INHALATION:     May cause headache, irritation of throat & lungs, & dizziness.

                SKIN:                     Possible irritation

EYES:                     Possibly irritating to eyes

                INGESTION:         Possibly irritation to digestive tract

 

HEALTH HAZARDS (ACUTE and CHRONIC):  None

 

Carcinogenicity:

                NTP:                                       No

                LARC MONOGRAPHS:      No

                OSHA REULATIONS:        No

 

                                                                EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID

               

                SKIN CONTACT:                Rinse skin with clean water.  Apply skin cream if irritation results.

                EYE CONTACT:                   Immediately flush eyes with clean water for 15 minutes.  If irritation persist,

                                                                GET MEDICAL/ PHYSICIANS HELP.

                INHALATION:                     Remove to fresh air.

                INGESTION:                         Immediately drink large quantities of water, do not induce vomiting.

                                                                GET MEDICAL ATTENTION IMMEDIATELY.

 

 

 

SECTION 7: PRECATUIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING & USE

               

SMALL SPILLS:                                   Dilute with plenty of water and bag for disposal.

WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD:        Approved landfill, complying with all state, federal and local regulations.

PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN                      

IN HANDLING AND STORAGE:     Do not allow product to freeze.  Keep container closed when not in use.  Keep product out of    reach of children.

 

SECTION 8: CONTROL MEASURES         

 

RESPITORY PROTECTION:                              If TLV is exceeded, use cartridge respirator.

VENTILATION:                                   Mechanical vent recommended for enclosed areas.

EYE PROTECTION:                                             Chemical goggles with side shields.                

PROTECTIVE GLOVES:                                      Rubber or neoprene.

OTHER PROTECTIVE CLOTHING:                  Not required.

WORK/HYGEIENIC PRACTICES:    Use good housekeeping practices.

                                                                              

SECTION 9: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION        

 

ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION:

 

WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD:   Dispose of waste in an authorized waste disposal facility in accordance with local, state and federal regulations.

WARNING:                                          Empty container retains product residue and vapor.  Observe all precautions when empty.  Washing container will not make it safe for food or cosmetic storage.  Keep empty containers tightly sealed and away from the reach of children.