U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Form Approved

OMB No. 44-R1387

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

Required under USDL Safety and Health Regulations for Ship Repairing.

Shipbuilding, and Shipbreaking (29 CFR 1915, 1916, 1917)

Product has been discontinued by Better Packages, Inc of Shelton, CT April 2001

SECTION I

MANUFACTURER’S NAME

1-203-926-1087

EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NO.

 

ADDRESS (Number, Street, City, State, and Zip Code)

 

CHEMICAL NAME AND SYNONYMS

Alkyl Aryl Sulfonate

TRADE NAME AND SYNONYMS

PENETRON

CHEMICAL FAMILY

Sulfonate (Basically)

FORMULA
 

SECTION II - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS

PAINTS, PRESERVATIVES & SOLVENTS

%

TLV

(Units)

ALLOYS AND METALLIC COATINGS

%

TLV

(Units)

PIGMENTS     BASE METAL    
CATALYST     ALLOYS Not Applicable    
VEHICLE Not Applicable     METALLIC COATINGS    
SOLVENTS     FILLER METAL

PLUS COATING OR CORE FLUX

   
ADDITIVES     OTHERS    
OTHERS          

HAZARDOUS MIXTURES OF OTHER LIQUIDS, SOLIDS, OR GASES

%

TLV

(Units)

Not Applicable

   
     
     
     
 

SECTION III - PHYSICAL DATA

BOILING POINT (ºF)   SPECIFIC GRAVITY (H2O=1)  
VAPOR PRESSURE (MM Hg.)   PERCENT, VOLATILE

BY VOLUME (%)

 
VAPOR DENSITY (AIR=1)   EVAPORATION RATE

(_______________ = 1)

 
SOLUBILITY IN WATER Excellent      
APPEARANCE AND ODOR Light green powder
 

SECTION IV - FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA

FLASH POINT (Method used)

Non-flammable

FLAMMABLE LIMITS

Lel

Uel

 
EXTINGUISING MEDIA

If it did combust, any type of extinguisher.

SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES

None

 
UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS

None

 

SECTION V - HEALTH HAZARD DATA

THRESHOLD LIMIT VALUE

Unknown

EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE

Low toxicity - absorbs through mouth and nose.

EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES

Wash skin with soap and H2O.

Flush eye with H2O.
 

SECTION VI - REACTIVITY DATA

STABILITY UNSTABLE   CONDITIONS TO AVOID
  STABLE

X

 
INCOMPATABILITY (Materials to avoid)
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS
HAZARDOUS

POLYMERIZATION

MAY OCCUR   CONDITIONS TO AVOID
  WILL NOT OCCUR

X

 
 

SECTION VII - SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES

STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED

Sweep up - flush area with H2O.

 
 

 

WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD

Dispose in landfill in accord with government regulations.

 
 

 

 

SECTION VIII - SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION

RESPIRATORY PROTECTION (Specify Type)

Simple mask for nuisance dust.

VENTILATION LOCAL EXHAUST

Yes

SPECIAL
  MECHANICAL (General) OTHER
PROTECTIVE GLOVES

Yes

EYE PROTECTION

Goggles

OTHER PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

Not needed

 
 

SECTION IX - SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS

PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORING

Avoid dampness - use as with accepted industrial practices.

 
OTHER PRECAUTIONS

None