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Product Information
Product Name: Oatey Heavy Duty Clear Lo VOC Cement for PVC-10/01/2009
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » conduit joint cement » Electrical
Home maintenance » plumbing » Adhesive
Home maintenance » adhesive » Plumbing
Customer Service: 800-321-9532
Date Verified: 2010-01-12
Date Entered: 2010-01-12
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Danger: Extremely Flammable. Vapors may cause flash fires. May irritate eyes and skin. Vapor harmful. May irritate respiratory tract and cause central nervous system depression. Harmful or fatal if swallowed.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Emergency Overview:Clear or Grayliquid with an ether-like odor. Extremely flammable liquid and vapor. Vapors may cause flash fire. May cause eye and skin irritation. Inhalation of vapors or mist may cause respiratory irritation and central nervous system effects. Swallowing may cause irritation, nauseavomiting, diarrhea and kidney or liver disorders. Aspiration hazard. May be fatal ifswallowed. Symptoms may be delayed.Inhalation: Vapors or mists may cause mucous membrane and respiratory irritation, coughing, headache, dizziness, dullness, nausea, shortness of breath and vomiting. High concentrations may cause central nervous system depression, narcosis and unconsciousness. May cause kidney, liver and lung damage.Skin: May cause irritation with redness, itching and pain. Methyl ethyl ketone and cyclohexanone may be absorbed through the skin causing effects similar to those listed under inhalation.Eye: Vapors may cause irritation. Direct contact may cause irritation with redness, stinging and tearing of the eyes. May cause eye damage.Ingestion: Swallowing may cause abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Aspiration during swallowing or vomiting can cause chemical pneumonia and lung damage. May cause kidney and liver damage.Sensitization: None of the components are known to cause sensitization.Persons with pre-existing skin, lung, kidney or liver disorders may be at increased risk from exposure to this product.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Prolonged or repeated overexposure cause dermatitis and damage to the kidney, liver, lungs and central nervous system.
Carcinogenicity: None of the components are listed as a carcinogen or suspect carcinogen by NTP, IARC or OSHA.
First Aid: Skin: Remove contaminated clothing immediately. Wash all exposed areas with soap and water. Get medical attention if irritation develops. Remove dried cement with hand cleaner or baby oil.Eyes: If material gets into eyes or if fumes cause irritation, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water until chemical is removed. If irritation persists, get medical attention immediately.Inhalation: If symptoms of exposure develop, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, administer oxygen. Administer artificial respiration if breathinghas stopped. Seek immediate medical attention.Ingestion: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Rinse mouth with water. Never give anything by mouth to a person who is unconscious or drowsy. Get immediate medical attention by calling a Poison Control Center, or hospital emergency room. If medical advice cannot be obtained, then take the person and product to the nearest medical emergency treatment center or hospital.
Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 3
Reactivity Rating: 1
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Verified Date: 2010-01-12
MSDS Date: 2009-10-01
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Avoid breathing vapors or mists. Use with adequate ventilation (equivalent to outdoors). Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not eat, drink or smoke in the work area. Keep product away from heat, sparks, flames and all other sources of ignition. No smoking in storage or use areas. Keep containers closed when not in use. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible materials. Keep containers closed when not in use.***Empty*** containers retain product residue and can be hazardous. Follow all MSDS precautions in handling empty containers. Do not cut or weld on or near empty or full containers.
Disposal: Dispose waste according to local, state and federal regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Acetone000067-64-110.0-25.0
Methyl ethyl ketone000078-93-35.0-15.0
Cyclohexanone000108-94-110.0-25.0
Tetrahydrofuran000109-99-940-60
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)009002-86-212.0-20.0
Fumed silica, crystalline-free112945-52-51.0-4.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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