Material Safety Data Sheet - OWAXO

Hazard Communication Guide Material Safety Data Sheet

 

I. GENERAL INFORMATION

Chemical Name & Synonyms: ALKALINE GLYCOL CLEANER
Trade Name & Synonyms: OWAXO™
Chemical Family: CLEANING COMPOUND
Formula: PROPRIETARY
Proper Dot Shipping Name: CLEAN, SCOUR, OR WASH CMPD-LIQ
Dot Hazard Classification: N/A

 

II. INGREDIENTS

Principle Hazardous Components Percentage Threshold Limit Value (units)
ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOBUTYLETHER (BUTYL CELLOSOLVE) 5-10 25 PPM
MONOETHANOLAMINE 5-10 EYE IRRITANT
SURFACTANT 1-5  
ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL 5-10 400 PPM

 

III.PHYSICAL DATA

Boiling Point (degrees): 212 F Specific Gravity (H2O=1): 1.038
Vapor Pressure (mm Hg): N/D Percentage Volatile By Volume: 86%
Vapor Density (Air=1): N/D Evaporation Rate (H2O=1): 1
Solubility in Water: INFINITE pH: 10-11
Appearance & Odor: PALE AMBER LIQUID SASSAFRAS ODOR    

 

IV.FIRE & EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA

Flash Point (Test Method): NONE
Auto Ignition Temp.Flammable Limits: N/A
LEL: N/A
UEL: N/A
Extinguishing Media: USE MEDIA APPROPRIATE
FOR SURROUNDING FIRE.
Special Fire Fighting Procedure: SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS & PROTECTIVE CLOTHING SHOULD BE WORN WHEN FIGHTING FIRES INVOLVING CHEMICALS.
Unusual Fire & Explosion Hazards: OXIDES OF NITROGEN WILL BE EVOLVED.

 

V.HEALTH HAZARD DATA

Threshold Limit Value: N/A
Carcinogen:  
OSHA T.L.V.: N/A
NTP Program: N/A
ACGIH T.L.V.: N/A
IARC Program: N/A
Symptoms of Exposure: SKIN AND EYE IRRITATION.VAPORS MAY CAUSE IRRITATION OF EYES, NOSE THROAT
Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: NONE KNOWN
Primary Routes of Entry: SKIN AND EYE CONTACT, INHALATION
Emergency First Aid:  
EYES: FLUSH WITH COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF WATER.
SKIN: WASH WITH SOAP AND WATER. IF IRRITATION PERSISTS, CALL A PHYSICIAN.
INHALATION: REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. IF NECESSARY ADMINISTER OXYGEN. IF DISCOMFORT PERSISTS, CALL A PHYSICIAN.

 

VI. REACTIVITY DATA

Stability: STABLE
Materials to Avoid: STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS
Conditions to Avoid: EXCESSIVE HEAT
Incompatibility :  
Conditions to Avoid: N/A
Hazardous Polymerization? NO
Hazardous Decomposition Products: MAY FORM SMALL AMOUNTS OF CARBON MONOXIDE & CARBON DIOXIDE

 

VII. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION PROCEDURES

Spill Response: STABLE
SMALL SPILLS: SHOULD BE FLUSHED TO SEWER WITH LARGE AMOUNTS OF WATER.
LARGE SPILLS: SHOULD BE COLLECTED FOR DISPOSAL.
Waste Disposal Method: DISPOSE OR INCINERATE IN ACCORDANCE WITH LOCAL, STATE, AND FEDERAL REGULATION.

 

VIII. SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION

Eye Protection: SAFETY GOGGLES OR FACE SHIELD
Skin Protection: RUBBER GLOVES
Respiratory Protection (Specific Type): NONE UNDER NORMAL USAGE
Ventilation Recommended: LOCAL EXHAUST WHEN WORKING IN CONFINED AREA.
Other Protection: EYE BATH AND SAFETY SHOWER AVAILABLE RUBBER APRON AND BOOTS FOR SPLASH PROTECTION.

 

IX. SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS

Hygienic Practices in Handling & Storage: STORE IN CLOSED CONTAINERS IN DRY COOL AREA AWAY FROM SOURCES OF IGNITION.AVOID OVERHEATING OR FREEZING.
Precautions for Repair & Maintenance of Contaminated Equipment: WASH WITH WATER UNTIL FOAMING IS NEGLIGIBLE.
Other Precautions: AVOID SKIN AND ESPECIALLY EYE CONTACT.
Additional Comments: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN