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Product Information
Product Name: Oatey Safe Flo Lead-Free Plumbing Solder
Form: Wire
Product Category: Home maintenance » solder » Plumbing
Home maintenance » solid wire » Solder
Customer Service: 800-321-9532
Date Verified: 2011-04-21
Date Entered: 2011-04-21
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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
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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: Avoid inhalation of fumes, vapors or dust. Keep away from children. Wash thoroughly after handling before eating, drinking, or smoking.Store in a cool, dry place away from heat or open flame.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEmergency Overview: Silver-gray wire metal. The fumes may be hazardous during soldering operations. Fumes can cause eye irritation and may cause headache and respiratory system irritation. Ingestion of metal alloys may be harmful.Potential Health EffectsInhalation: Fumes from soldering operations may be irritating to the respiratory system. Prolonged exposure to fumes may cause stannosis, a mild benign pneumoconiosis. Repeated inhalation of fumes may cause occupational asthma. Symptoms may be delayed.Skin contact: Fumes may cause irritation.Eye contact: Fumes may cause irritation.Ingestion: Ingestion may cause abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, gastrointestinitis, or internal cuts. Long term chronic ingestion may damage the liver, kidneys, nervous system and gastrointestinal system.Medical Conditions Aggravated By Exposure: Persons with pre-existing skin, lung, kidney or liver disorders may be at increased risk from exposure to the fumes of this product.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: None of the components are listed as a carcinogen or suspect carcinogen by NTP, IARC or OSHA.

First Aid: Skin contact: If irritation arises, wash thoroughly with soap and water. Seek medical attention if irritation persists.Eye contact: If material gets into eyes, immediately flush eyes with water while holding eyelids open until material is removed. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.Inhalation: Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Keep victim quiet and warm. Call a poison control center or physician immediately.Ingestion: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Ingestion is not a likely route of entry. Never give anything by mouth to a person who is unconscious or drowsy. Get medical attention by calling a Poison Control Center, or hospital emergency room.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 0
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 Verified Date: 2011-04-21
MSDS Date: 2010-04-07
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid inhalation of fumes, vapors or dust. Keep away from children. Wash thoroughly after handling before eating, drinking, or smoking.Store in a cool, dry place away from heat or open flame.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations. It is the responsibility of the end-user to determine at the time of disposal of the product.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Silver007440-22-41.0-5.0
Tin007440-31-560-100
Copper007440-50-81.0-5.0
Bismuth007440-69-91.0-5.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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