BBGWY - PWC 10-76

Product Identification

Product ID:PWC 10-76
MSDS Date:01/01/1985
FSC:6810
NIIN:00F000555
MSDS Number: BBGWY

Responsible Party
PACIFIC WEST CHEMICAL CORP.

Emergency Phone: 415/ 924-4420

Cage: 58977

Contractor
PACIFIC WEST CHEMICAL CORP
183 CORTE MADERA, CA 94925-0183 US

Telephone: 415-924-4560

Cage: 58977

Ingredients

METHYLENE CHLORIDE (SARA III)

CAS: 75-09-2

RTECS: PA8050000

OSHA PEL 500 PPM/C,1000; Z2

ACGIH TLV: 50 PPM, A2; 9192

EPA Report Quantity: 1000 LBS

DOT Report Quantity: 1000 LBS

Hazards

Effects of Overexposure:MAY CAUSE UNCONSCIOUSNESS; PERSONS W/
HEART,LUNG,LIVER TROUBLE SHOULD NOT BE EXPOSED TO THIS PROD.

First Aid

First Aid:REMOVE PERSON TO WELL VENTILATED AREA. IF SPLASHED ON SKIN OR
IN EYES RINSE WITH WATER FOR FIFTEEN MINUTES. CONSULT A PHYSICIAN,
GET MEDICAL ATTENTION.

Fire Fighting

Flash Point:106F,41C OC
Lower Limits:12
Upper Limits:19
Extinguishing Media:DRY CHEMICAL,CO*2,FOAM
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:HCL,PHOSGENE, & CO MAY BE RELEASED IN A
FIRE INVOLVING METHYLENE CHLORIDE

Accidental Release

Spill Release Procedures:SOAK UP WITH CLOTH AND REMOVE TO A SAFE AREA.
RESIDUES SHOULD BE RINSED FROM AREA.

Handling

Handling and Storage Precautions:KEEP STORED IN A COOL PLACE OUT OF
DIRECT SUNLIGHT.
Other Precautions:LIQUID METHYLENE CHLORIDE WILL ATTACK SOME FORMS OF
PLASTICS,RUBBER & COATINGS.

Exposure Controls

Respiratory Protection:CANISTER TYPE
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST, WELL VENTED
Protective Gloves:NEOPRENE
Eye Protection:GOGGLES OR PLASTIC HOOD
Other Protective Equipment:NEOPRENE APRONS
Supplemental Safety and Health

Chemical Properties

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:106F,41C
Vapor Pres:340
Vapor Density:2.93
Spec Gravity:1.39
Evaporation Rate & Reference:0.62
Solubility in Water:SLIGHTLY
Appearance and Odor:HIGH VISCOSITY, CHLORINATED SOLVENT, ALIPHATIC
Percent Volatiles by Volume:68

Stability

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZERS,STRONG CAUSTICS & CHEMICALLY ACTIVE METALS
Stability Condition to Avoid:HEAT & MOISTURE
Hazardous Decomposition Products:HCL,PHOSGENE,CO.

Disposal

Waste Disposal Methods:CONSULT LOCAL, STATE AND FEDERAL AUTHORITIES
REGARDING LOCAL DISPOSAL LAWS COVERING PAINT STRIPPER SOLUTIONS.

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