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Product Name: Mercury Marine U-Joint and Gymbal Bearing Lubricant
Form: grease
Product Category: Auto Products » lubricant » Boat/Marine
Customer Service: 920-929-5040
Date Entered: 2006-04-23
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Mercury Marine
Address: W6250 W. Pioneer Road
City: Fond du Lac
State: WI
Zip Code: 54936
Telephone Number: 920-929-5040
Fax Number: 920-929-5893
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
HEALTH HAZARD DATA

Route(s) of Entry: Inhalation (Y); Skin (Y); Eye (Y); Ingestion (Y)
Health Hazards: Product has a low order of acute oral and dermal toxicity, but minute amounts aspirated into the lungs during ingestion or vomiting may cause mild to severe pulmonary injury and possibly death. Health studies have shown that many petroleum hydrocarbons and synthetic lubricants pose potential human health risks that may vary from person to person. As a precaution, exposure to liquids, vapors, mists, or fumes should be minimized.

Signs and Symptoms of Exposure: Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause skin irritation. High pressure grease gun injection injury, where grease is injected through the skin or any part of the body, can cause serious delayed soft tissue damage and should be treated immediately as a surgical emergency.

Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: None recognized.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
See Acute Health Effects.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
NTP (N); IARC Monographs (N); OSHA Regulated (N).
First Aid: From MSDS
Eye - Flush with clear water for 15 minutes or until irritation subsides. If irritation persists, call a physician.
Skin - Remove any contaminated clothing and wash skin with soap and water. If injected under the skin, regardless of the appearance of the wound or its size, contact a physician immediately. Delay may cause loss of affected part of body.
Inhalation - If overcome by vapor from hot product, immediately remove from exposure and call a physician. If breathing is irregular or has stopped, start resuscitation and administer oxygen, if available. If overexposed to oil mist, remove from further exposure until excessive oil mist condition subsides. Ingestion - DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Call a physician immediately.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 1995-11-14
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Keep containers closed when not in use. Do not store near heat, sparks, flames, or strong oxidants.
Other Precautions: KEEP AWAY FROM CHILDREN!
Disposal: From MSDS
Empty drums should be completely drained, properly bunged, and promptly returned to a drum reconditioner. All other containers should be disposed of in an environmentally safe manner and in accordance with governmental regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Trade secret or proprietary formula000000-02-1>4
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated heavy paraffinic064742-54-7>96
Distillates, petroleum, solvent-dewaxed heavy paraffinic064742-65-0>96
Lithium soap complex999999-58-4>4
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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