SECTION I - PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION/GENERAL INFORMATION
Inland Vacuum Industries EMERGENCY TELEPHONE 35 Howard Ave DAYS: 716-293-3330 Churchville NY 14428 EVENINGS: 803-366-0862 PREPARED BY: MARC TARPLEE DATE: 10-29-90
PRODUCT CODE: 6XXX
PRODUCT NAME: Apiezon Greases and Waxes
Flammability: 0 Health Hazard: 0 Reactivity: 0 Special Hazard:
CHEMICAL FORMULA: CXHYAN
TRADE NAMES AND SYNONYMS:
Greases: H,L-25, L-50, M-25, M-100, N, T, AP 100-25, AP 100-50, AP101
Waxes: Q, W40,W100,W,W-1
SECTION II - REGULATED INGREDIENTS
(29 CFR 1910.1200)
REGULATED MATERIALS AT CONCENTRATION OF 1 % (WT) OR GREATER
NO HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS
Material is 100% mixed petroleum waxes.
SECTION III - HEALTH HAZARD DATA
POSSIBLE ENTRY-ROUTES: Inhalation (mist), skin
TARGET ORGANS: Skin
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE
CHRONIC and ACUTE EFFECTS: Detailed studies have not been made but material is not expected to be dermatitic.
FIRST AID PROCEDURES: SKIN: wash with soap and water
SECTION IV - FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD
FLASH POINT: >204 deg C METHOD USED: P-M Closed Cup EXPLOSIVE LIMITS LOWER: 2% UPPER: 6%
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Water fog, chemical foam or carbon dioxide
UNUSUAL FIRE AND/OR EXPLOSION HAZARDS: NONE
SECTION V - PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
PHYSICAL STATE: Solid
VAPOR PRESSURE: <.0001 torr
EVAPORATION RATE: (butyl acetate+1): Nil
VAPOR DENSITY: (air=l) >15.
SPECIFIC GRAVITY: (H20=l) O.89-1.04
SOLUBILITY IN WATER: Nil.
BOILING POINT: (deg C) >200
APPEARANCE: Materials range from amber unctuoues semisolids to black waxes. NO odor.
SECTION VI - REACTIVITY
CONDITIONS TO AVOID: High storage temperatures
INCOMPATIBILITY (MATERIALS TO AVOID): Solvents
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: NONE
SECTION VII - RELEASE PROCEDURES
PROCEDURE TO BE FOLLOWED I N EVENT OF RELEASE: Small spills may be wiped up with a rag. Large spills should be picked up immediately with an absorbent. If a product enters water courses, sewers or extensive land areas conform with applicable government regulations.
PROCEDURES FOR PROPER WASTE DISPOSAL: Proper waste disposal procedures are dependent on the products end use. Check applicable Federal, State and Local laws covering treatment, storage and disposal of your process effluents.
SECTION VIII - SPECIAL PROTECTION
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: None should be required under normal use
PROTECTIVE GLOVES: Yes- should be made of oil-resistant rubber
SAFETY GLASSES/GOGGLES: Yes- goggles or safety glasses with side shields
OTHER PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: None should be required under normal use
LOCAL EXHAUST: as required to keep mist concentration to 5mg/m 3
MECHANICAL EXHAUST: If needed to meet the above limit
Yttria coated filament at start
Yttria coated filament after 16,000 cycles