MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

Date-Issued :  07/06/2000
MSDS Ref. No :  10019
Date-Revised :  02/23/2006
Revision No :  8
E-Z White Tire Cleaner™

1.  PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION

PRODUCT NAME:  E-Z White Tire Cleaner™

GENERAL USE:  Automotive reconditioning product

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:  White Sidewall Tire Cleaner

PRODUCT CODE:  19

PRODUCT FORMULATION NAME:  E-Z White Tire Cleaner™

GENERIC NAME:  White Sidewall Tire Cleaner

MANUFACTURER    
 

Auto Wax Company, Inc.
Auto Magic®
1275 Round Table Drive
Dallas, TX 75247
Product Stewardship: 1-214-631-4000
Transportation: 1-800-826-0828
Auto Wax Company, Inc.
Auto Magic®

 

COMMENTS: To the best of our knowledge, this Material Safety Data Sheet conforms to the requirements of US OSHA 29 CFR 1910.1200.


2.  COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

Chemical Name Content CAS   EINECS
Disodium Metasilicate (sodium metasilicate)  5 - 10  6834-92-0   229-912-9
2-Butoxyethanol  3 - 7  111-76-2   203-905-0

3.  HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

EMERGENCY OVERVIEW

IMMEDIATE CONCERNS: Corrosive to eyes and skin. High pH of this material makes it harmful to aquatic life.

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS

EYES: Can cause chemical burn.

SKIN: Causes skin burns.

INGESTION: Can burn mouth, throat and stomach.

INHALATION: Prolonged or excessive inhalation may cause respiratory tract irritation.

SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF OVEREXPOSURE

EYES: Eye contact may cause redness, tearing and a burning sensation.

SKIN: Repeated or prolonged skin contact may cause redness and irritation.

INGESTION: Ingestion may cause nausea and irritation.

INHALATION: Prolongled inhalation of vapors may cause irrition to nasal and respiratory tract.

CHRONIC: not available

MEDICAL CONDITIONS AGGRAVATED: dermititis may be aggravated by excessive exposure to skin.

ROUTES OF ENTRY: include skin contact, eye contact and ingestion

TARGET ORGAN STATEMENT: not available

HEALTH HAZARDS: Moderately irritating to the eyes.

PHYSICAL HAZARDS: combustible liquid


4.  FIRST AID MEASURES

EYES: Flush eye with water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention.

SKIN: Wash with soap and water. Get medical attention if irritation develops or persists.

INGESTION: If swallowed, do NOT induce vomiting. Give victim a glass of milk. Call a physician or poison control center immediately. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

INHALATION: Move to fresh air


5.  FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

FLASHPOINT AND METHOD: ~  66°C (150°F)TCC

FLAMMABLE LIMITS: not available

GENERAL HAZARD: Combustible liquid. Keep away from heat and open flame.

EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: use water, foam, dry chemical or cabon dioxide extinguisher

HAZARDOUS COMBUSTION PRODUCTS: Carbon Monoxide and Carbon Dioxide

EXPLOSION HAZARDS: none expected

AUTOIGNITION TEMPERATURE: not available

FLAMMABLE LIMIT: not available

SENSITIVE TO STATIC DISCHARGE: not available

SENSITIVITY TO IMPACT: not available

HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: not available


6.  ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

SMALL SPILL: Contain and collect with absorbent

LARGE SPILL: LARGE SPILLS: Shut off leak if safe to do so. Contain material to avoid run off and collect spill with absorbent.

ENVIRONMENTAL PRECAUTIONS

WATER SPILL: Avoid runoff into storm sewers and ditches which lead to waterways.


7.  HANDLING AND STORAGE

GENERAL PROCEDURES: Keep out of reach of Children.

HANDLING: none

STORAGE: Do not allow to freeze

STORAGE TEMPERATURE: 0°C (32°F) minimum to 60°C (140°F) maximum

SHELF LIFE: one year


8.  EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION

EXPOSURE GUIDELINES:

OSHA HAZARDOUS COMPONENTS (29 CFR 1910.1200)

   EXPOSURE LIMITS
Chemical Name OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV Supplier OEL
  ppm mg/m3 ppm mg/m3 ppm mg/m3
Disodium Metasilicate (sodium metasilicate)
2-Butoxyethanol TWA 50 ppm[1] 240 mg/m3 25 ppm 121 mg/m3

OSHA TABLE COMMENTS:
1. skin

ENGINEERING CONTROLS: Good general ventilation should be sufficient to control airborne levels.

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

EYES AND FACE: Wear safety glasses with side shields or goggles.

SKIN: Use Nitrile/ Vinyl gloves

RESPIRATORY: NIOSH respirator - in absence of proper environmental controls.

PROTECTIVE CLOTHING: Clean, body-covering clothing

OTHER USE PRECAUTIONS: Facilities storing or utilizing this material should be equipped with an eyewash facility.


9.  PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

PHYSICAL STATE: Liquid

ODOR: glycol ether odor

APPEARANCE: Clear Liquid

pH: > 11.5

SOLUBILITY IN WATER: 100 %

SPECIFIC GRAVITY: ~ 1.06 gm/ml d25/4

(VOC): < 10 % by weight


10.  STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

STABLE: YES

HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: NO

CONDITIONS TO AVOID: none


11.  TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

INGREDIENT(S)   ORAL LD 50 (rat)   DERMAL LD 50 (rabbit)   INHALATION LC 50 (rat)
Disodium Metasilicate (sodium metasilicate)   > 0.622 -  g/Kg-rat    
2-Butoxyethanol   ~ 0.47 -  g/Kg-rat   ~ 0.22 -  g/kg -rabbit   ~ 700 -  ppm/ 4H- rat

SENSITIZATION: not established

CARCINOGENICITY:

IARC: Listed by IARC- NO

NTP: Listed by NTP- NO

OSHA: Listed by OSHA- NO


12.  ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

ENVIRONMENTAL DATA: not available

ECOTOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION: not available

GENERAL COMMENTS: All ingredients are considered biodegradable.


13.  DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

DISPOSAL METHOD: Dispose in accordance with local, state, and federal laws.


14.  TRANSPORT INFORMATION

DOT (DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION)

OTHER SHIPPING INFORMATION: Refer to bill of lading or container label for DOT or other transportation hazard classification, if any.


15.  REGULATORY INFORMATION

UNITED STATES

TSCA (TOXIC SUBSTANCE CONTROL ACT)

TSCA REGULATORY: All Ingredients are on the TSCA Inventory or are not required to be listed on the TSCA Inventory

CANADA

WHMIS HAZARD SYMBOL AND CLASSIFICATION

 

WHMIS Combustible Liquid

 

WHMIS Toxic

 

WHMIS Corrosive


16.  OTHER INFORMATION

PREPARED BY: Tony Casmus

REVISION SUMMARY Revision #: 8 This MSDS replaces the April 04, 2003 MSDS. Any changes in information are as follows: In Section 15 TSCA Regulatory

HMIS RATING
  HEALTH:  -     1   
  FLAMMABILITY:          2   
  PHYSICAL HAZARD:          0   
  PERSONAL PROTECTION:             
NFPA CODES
     

2

 

1

 

0

 
     
 

COMMENTS: The information in this MSDS was obtained from current and reputable sources. However, the data is provided without any warranty, express or implied, regarding its correctness or accuracy. It is the user's responsibility both to determine safe conditions for use of this product and to assume liability for loss, injury, damage or expense resulting from improper use of this product.