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Product Information
Product Name: Minwax Tung Oil Finish
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » tung oil » Finish
Home maintenance » finish, tung oil » Wood
Customer Service: 800-526-0495
Date Entered: 1997-05-01
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Minwax Company
Address: 10 Mountainview Road
City: Upper Saddle River
State: NJ
Zip Code: 07458
Telephone Number: 800-523-9299
Toll Free Number: 800-523-9299
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the MSDS. (What is an MSDS?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Danger: Keep out of reach of children. Contains mineral spirits. Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Do not take internally. Eye and skin irritant. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Wear safety glasses and rubber gloves when handling. Vapor may be harmful, use only with adequate ventilation. If adequate ventilation cannot be maintained, wear respiratory protection (NIOSH/MSAH TC 23C or equivalent) or leave area. Do not use or store near heat, sparks, flame or other sources of ignition. Close container after each use. First Aid: If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. If contact with skin, wash thoroughly with soap and water. If inhaled, remove to fresh air, call a physician immediately.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Inhalation: Can cause nasal and respiratory irritation, dizziness, fatigue, nausea, headache, nervous irritability, unconsciousness and asphyxiation.

Eye Contact: Can cause severe irritation, redness, tearing or blurred vision.

Skin Contact: Can cause defatting and drying of the skin, which may result in skin irritation and dermatitis.

Ingestion: Can cause gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.

Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: None listed.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
MSDS provides no information about chronic health effects resulting from prolonged or frequent use of this product.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
The ingredients in this product are not identified as carcinogens by NTP, IARC and OSHA.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 2
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 1995-08-26
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Keep out of surface waters and any water courses or sewers entering or leading to surface water. Do not use or store near heat, sparks, open flames or other sources of ignition. Close container after each use. Store only in original container. Wash with soap and water before eating, drinking, smoking or using toilet facilities. Avoid spontaneous combustion of contaminated rags and other easily ignitable organic accumulations by immediate immersion in water. Empty containers may retain residues of product; do not cut, puncture or weld on or near the container. Avoid inhalations and use only with adequate ventilation. If employee experiences eye watering, headaches, or dizziness, increase fresh air and leave area. Remove contaminated clothing immediately and launder before reuse. Do not take internally. Keep out of reach of children.
Disposal: From MSDS
Dispose of in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
MSDS: Proprietary or trade secret ingredient(s)000000-00-8
Stoddard solvent008052-41-365
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