MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

 

SECTION 1:                            MATERIAL INFORMATION AND USE

Material Name:     PROFAUX STONEWASH PIGMENTS                        

Classification:

                                                                                  WHMIS CLASS : not regulated

                                                                                  SARA III: not regulated

Material Use:        Decorative Finishes            

Manufacturer:   PROFAUX

                          170 WILKINSON RD,

                          BRAMPTON , Ont,

                           L6T 4Z5 Canada

Prepared by R. Fairchild B.A.Sc. Chartered Chemist

24 hr emergency line ‘Canutec’ ( 613 ) 996 6666 ( COLLECT )

 

SECTION 2:                           COMPONENT INFORMATION

Ingredients:

 

CAS, NA or UN number

 Iron Oxide

 

12001 – 26 - 2

 

SECTION 3:                           PHYSICAL DATA FOR MATERIAL

PHYSICAL STATE

Powder

ODOR THRESHOLD

N/A

VAPOR PRESSURE

N/D

VAPOR DENSITY

N/D

EVAPORATION RATE

None

SPECIFIC GRAVITY

N/A

BOILING POINT

N/A

 

MELTING POINT

N/A

SOLIDS

100%

 

SOLUBILITY IN WATER

Not water soluble

 

 

 

SECTION 4:                           FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS

METHOD: TCC no flash point

AUTO IGNITION TEMP: N/D

FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: use self-contained breathing apparatus and water fog should be used to keep exposed containers cool

UNUSUAL HAZARDS: none

HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: N/D

 

SECTION 5:                           HEALTH DATA

ROUTE OF ENTRY: eye, skin

EFFECT OF ACUTE EXPOSURE: not a skin sensitizer

EFFECT OF CHRONIC EXPOSURE: none known

SKIN IRRITATATION: not a skin sensitizer

EYE IRRITATION: slight

CARCINOGENICITY: no data showing carcinogenicity

OTHER HEALTH DATA: n/a

 

SECTION 6:                           REACTIVITY DATA

STABILITY: yes

CONDITIONS TO AVOID: open flame or spark

INCOMPATIBILTY: none known

HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCT: none known

HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: will not occur

 

SECTION 7:                           HAZARDOUS CLASSIFICATIONS

WHMIS CLASS: not regulated

SARA III: not regulated

TRANSPORTATION CLASS: not regulated

SPECIAL LABELLING: not required

LISTED DSL: yes

LISTED CEPA: yes

LISTED TSCA: yes

LISTED TDG: yes

HMIS CLASSIFICATION:               HEALTH: 1     FIRE:0       REACTIVITY:0       Other:0

 

SECTION 8:                           STORAGE AND HANDLING

PROCEDURES:  Store at room conditions

                             Avoid heat as flame or spark

 

SECTION 9:                           TRANSPORT

U.S. DEPT. OF TRANSPORT, 49CFR 172.101

SHIPPING NAME N/R         HAZARD CLASS N/R                      PACKING GROUP N/R

LABLING REQUIREMENTS  NONE

MARCH, 2002

Disclaimer

Note To the best of our knowledge, the information herein is accurate. However, neither the above, or supplier, assume any liability for the accuracy or completeness of the information contained  herein. Final determination for the suitability is the sole responsibility of the user. Although certain hazards are described herein, we cannot guarantee that they are the only ones that exist.