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Product Information
Product Name: Oatey Heavy Duty Clear Lo VOC Cement for PVC-Old Product
Form: paste
Product Category: Home maintenance » PVC, low VOC » Adhesive
Home maintenance » pipe cement, PVC » Plumbing
Customer Service: 800-321-9532
Date Entered: 2001-05-30
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Oatey
Hercules Chemical Company
Address: 4700 West 160th Street
City: Cleveland
State: OH
Zip Code: 44135
Telephone Number: 216-267-7100
Fax Number: 800-321-9535
Toll Free Number: 800-321-9532
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: Do not use near flame source. To avoid over exposure, ensure ventilation by opening doors and windows. If adequate ventilation cannot be provided, wear a NIOSH approved respirator for organic solvents. In inhaled and headaches, dizziness or intoxication are experienced, get first aid and seek medical attention, if ill feeling persists. Wash thoroughly after use and before eating. If swallowed, DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING, call a physician or poison control center immediately. In case of eye and skin contact, immediately flush with water for 15 minutes and seek medical attention, if irritation persists. For more information, obtain a copy of the Material Safety Data Sheet from distribution. Long-term, repeated over exposure to solvents may cause damage to brain and nervous system, reproductive and respiratory system, mucous membranes, liver and kidneys. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:ENTRY ROUTE: INHALE - YES; INGEST - YES; SKIN - YES; EYE - YES INHALATION: May cause irritation of mucous membranes, nose & throat, headache, dizziness, nausea, numbness of the extremities and narcosis in high concentrations. Has caused CNS depression & liver damage in animals, & high concentrations have caused retardation of fetal development in rats. TETRAHYDROFURAN WARNING: The National Toxicology Program has reported that exposure of mice and rats to Tetrahydrofuran (THF) vapor levels up to 1800 ppm 6 hr/day, 5 days/week for their lifetime caused an increased incidence of kidney tumors in male rats and liver tumors in female mice. The significance of these findings for human health are unclear at this time, and may be related to species specific effects. Elevated incidences of tumors in humans have not been reported for THF. THF is not listed as a carcinogen by NTP
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: 2008-04-16
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Keep away from heat, sparks and flames; store in cool, dry place. Containers, even empties will retain residue and vapors.
Disposal: Dispose of according to local, state, and Federal regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
MSDS: Proprietary or trade secret ingredient(s)000000-00-85.0-15.0
Acetone000067-64-10- 5
Methyl ethyl ketone000078-93-320-35
Cyclohexanone000108-94-15.0-15.0
Tetrahydrofuran000109-99-930-50
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)009002-86-210.0-16.0
Fumed silica, crystalline-free112945-52-51.0-3.0
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