MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
|Motor Degreaser Concentrate|
1. PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
PRODUCT NAME: Motor Degreaser Concentrate
GENERAL USE: Automotive reconditioning product
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: Engine Degreaser
PRODUCT CODE: 5
PRODUCT FORMULATION NAME: Motor Degreaser Concentrate
GENERIC NAME: Engine Degreaser
Auto Wax Company, Inc.
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
|Disodium Metasilicate (sodium metasilicate)||5 - 10||6834-92-0||229-912-9|
|Ethanolamine (Monoethanolamine)||1 - 3||141-43-5|
|2-Butoxyethanol||5 - 10||111-76-2||203-905-0|
3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
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.
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.
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
OSHA HAZARDOUS COMPONENTS (29 CFR 1910.1200)
|Chemical Name||OSHA PEL||ACGIH TLV||Supplier OEL|
|Disodium Metasilicate (sodium metasilicate)|
|Ethanolamine (Monoethanolamine)||TWA||3 ppm||6 mg/m3||3 ppm||7.5 mg/m3|
|STEL||12 mg/m3||6 ppm||15 mg/m3|
|2-Butoxyethanol||TWA||50 ppm||240 mg/m3||25 ppm||121 mg/m3|
OSHA TABLE COMMENTS:
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
OTHER USE PRECAUTIONS: Facilities storing or utilizing this material should be equipped with an eyewash facility.
9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
ODOR: lemon odor
APPEARANCE: Clear Red Liquid
pH: > 11.5
SOLUBILITY IN WATER: 100 %
SPECIFIC GRAVITY: ~ 1.05 gm/ml
(VOC): < 10 % by weight
10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
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
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
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
WHMIS HAZARD SYMBOL AND CLASSIFICATION
WHMIS Combustible Liquid
16. OTHER INFORMATION
PREPARED BY: Tony Casmus
REVISION SUMMARY Revision #: 3 This MSDS replaces the April 04, 2003 MSDS. Any changes in information are as follows: In Section 15 TSCA Regulatory
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.