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Product Information
Product Name: Minwax High Performance Wood Filler-2 Parts
Form: paste
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » putty » Wood filler
Home maintenance » filler » Wood
Home maintenance » wood filler » Sealant
Inside the Home » filler putty » Wood
Customer Service: 800-523-9299
Date Entered: 2001-08-16
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: Flammable. Vapor harmful. Irritates eyes, skin and respiratory tract.
Isolate from sparks, heat or open flames. Vapors will accumulate readily and may ignite explosively. Keep area ventilated during use and until all vapors are gone. Do not smoke - extinguish all flames, pilot lights and heaters- Turn off stoves, electric tools and appliances, and any other sources of ignition. Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight or heat from radiators, stoves, hot water and other heat sources that may cause bursting. Use with adequate ventilation. To avoid breathing vapors open windows and doors or use other means to ensure fresh air during application and drying. If you experience eye watering, headaches or dizziness, increase fresh air, or wear respiratory protection or leave the area. Avoid contact with eyes or skin. Wash hands after using. This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer. Do not take internally. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
ROUTES OF EXPOSURE
Exposure may be by INHALATION and/or SKIN or EYE contact, depending on
conditions of use. To minimize exposure, follow recommendations for proper use, ventilation, and personal protective equipment.
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE
Irritation of eyes, skin and respiratory system. May cause nervous system
depression. Extreme overexposure may result in unconsciousness and possibly death.

SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF OVEREXPOSURE
Headache, dizziness, nausea, and loss of coordination are indications of
excessive exposure to vapors or spray mists.
Redness and itching or burning sensation may indicate eye or excessive skin
exposure.

MEDICAL CONDITIONS AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE
None generally recognized.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Reports have associated repeated and prolonged overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage.

OTHER PRECAUTIONS
This product must be mixed with other components before use. Before opening
the packages, READ AND FOLLOW WARNING LABELS ON ALL COMPONENTS.
Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents can
be harmful or fatal.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Part A-Styrene is listed by IARC as a possible human carcinogen based on ***inadequate evidence*** in humans, ***limited evidence*** in animals, and the fact that it is metabolized to styrene oxide, which has been shown to induce cancer in animals. However, studies of humans exposed for long periods of time to styrene have not demonstrated any carcinogenic effect.

Part B-No ingredient in this product is an IARC, NTP or OSHA listed carcinogen.

CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65 WARNING: This product contai
First Aid: From MSDS
If INHALED: If affected, remove from exposure. Restore breathing. Keep warm
and quiet.
If on SKIN: Wash affected area thoroughly with soap and water. Remove
contaminated clothing and launder before re-use.
If in EYES: Flush eyes with large amounts of water for 15 minutes.
Get medical attention.
If SWALLOWED: (Part A) Get medical attention. (Part B) Do not induce vomiting. Get medical attention immediately.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 3
Reactivity Rating: 2
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2000-02-15
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
DOL STORAGE CATEGORY 1C
PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORAGE
Contents are FLAMMABLE. Keep away from heat, sparks, and open flame.
During use and until all vapors are gone: Keep area ventilated - Do not
smoke - Extinguish all flames, pilot lights, and heaters - Turn off stoves,
electric tools and appliances, and any other sources of ignition. Consult NFPA Code. Use approved Bonding and Grounding procedures. Keep container closed when not in use. Transfer only to approved containers with complete and appropriate labeling. Do not take internally. Keep out of the
reach of children.
This product must be stored in cool area (below 90
Disposal: From MSDS
Waste from this product may be hazardous as defined under the Resource
Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) 40 CFR 261. Waste must be tested for
ignitability to determine the applicable EPA hazardous waste numbers.
Incinerate in approved faci
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Benzoyl peroxide000094-36-050
Styrene000100-42-513
Calcium carbonate000471-34-130
Talc (non-fibrous)014807-96-624
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