Environmental Products of America Midwest, Inc.
3560 Pine Grove Avenue, #477
Port Huron, MI 48060
Material Safety Data Sheet
Issue date: 10/11/07
Product Name: Black Streak Remover
SECTION I: EMERGENCY CONTACT:
Info Trac 1-800-535-5053
SECTION II: HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS:
Component CAS # TLV (ppm) % (in prod.)
Sodium metasilicate 6834-92-0 <1
Sodium hydroxide 1310-73-2 <0.4
SECTION III: HEALTH HAZARD:
Acute Effects of Overexposure:
Skin: Corrosive. May produce burns
Eyes: Corrosive. Prolonged contact may cause severe and permanent eye damage and blindness
Inhale: Hazardous in case of inhalation May cause respiratory tract irritation. Liquid or spray mist may produce tissue damage on mucous membranes of eyes mouth and respiratory tract.
Ingest: Can cause nausea and burns to mouth, throat and stomach.
Existing skin diseases may be aggravated by overexposure.
Chronic Effects of Overexposure: Repeated or prolonged exposure may produce defatting of the skin
HMIS Codes: Health 2; Flam. 0: React. 0; Pers. Protection X
Carcinogenic effects: None of the ingredients are listed as carcinogens by IARC, NTP, or OSHA
SECTION IV: FIRST AID MEASURES
First aid procedures:
Skin: Wash contaminated area with soap or mild detergent. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing before reuse. Get medical attention.
Eyes: Check for and remove contact lens. Immediately flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately.
Inhale: If symptoms occur move affected person to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If symptoms persist, get medical attention promptly.
Ingest: If product is swallowed, do not induce vomiting. If vomiting occurs keep head lower than hips to help prevent aspiration. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical attention at once.
SECTION V: FIRE AND EXPLOSION DATA:
Flash Point (F) none
Flammable Limits: LEL: NA
Fire Fighting Procedure: use water vapor, foam or fog. Firefighters should ware proper protective equipment.
Fire Hazard: NA
SECTION VI: ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES:
Spill Clean Up: Wear appropriate protective equipment. Absorb with an inert material and put spilled material in appropriate waste disposal.
SECTION VII: HANDLING AND STORAGE PROCEEDURES:
Handling: Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Avoid breathing vapors or mists. Keep container closed. Wash thoroughly after handling.
Storage: Keep container in cool well ventilated area. Keep container tightly closed. Store away from incompatible materials. Keep out of the reach of children.
SECTION VIII: EXPOSURE CONTROLS, PERSONAL PROTECTION:
Eye Protection: Tight fitting safety goggles are recommended if splashing may occur.
Protective Clothing: Use rubber, neoprene, or nitrile protective gloves.
Respiratory: Use with adequate ventilation.
SECTION IX: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL DATA:
Boiling Point (F) 212 Specific Gravity: 1.0 -1.01 pH: 12.0 – 12.9
VOC content (%) <1 Evaporation Rate (Bu acetate=1) >1
vap. Pressure (mm Hg) NA
Vap. Density NA Solubility in Water: completely soluble
Appearance and Odor: Clear liquid with slight odor
SECTION X: REACTVITY DATA:
Incompatibility: oxidizing agents, strong acids
Polymerization: Will not occur
Hazardous Decomposition: carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide
SECTION XI: TOXOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Toxicity to animals
Oral (LD50) acute: not available
Dermal (LD50) acute: not available
Ecological Information - not available
Biodegradable/OECD – not available
SECTIION XIII: DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Waste Disposal Method: Liquid wastes are not permitted in landfill. Consult local, state, and federal agencies for proper disposal in your area.
Classification: hazardous waste, (RCRA waste)
SECTION XIV: TRANSPORT INFORMATION
Proper shipping name corrosive liquid n.o.s. (sodium hydroxide)
DOT classification corrosive liquid
UN number NA
SECTION XV: REGULATORY INFORMATION
SARA 313 toxic chemical notification and release reporting - regulated substance: NA
Clean Water Act (CWA) regulated substance NA
Clean Air Act (CAA) 112 regulated toxic substances NA
SECTION XVI: OTHER INFORMATION
To the best of our knowledge information contained herein is accurate. However, neither the above named supplier nor any of its subsidiaries assumes any liability whatsoever for the accuracy or completeness of the information contained herein.
Final determination of suitability of any material is the sole responsibility of the user. All materials may present unknown hazards and should be used with caution. Although certain hazards are described herein, we cannot guarantee that these are the only hazards that exist.