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Product Name: Carquest Fix A Flat-discontinued
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Auto Products » repair » Tires
Customer Service: 800-468-8397
Date Verified: 2012-08-08
Date Entered: 2001-08-13
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Sopus Products
Div., Shell Oil Companyincludes Pennzoil-Quaker State
Address: PO Box 2463
City: Houston
State: TX
Zip Code: 77252
Telephone Number: 713-241-6161
Toll Free Number: 800-237-8645
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: Danger: Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Contents under pressure. May cause eye irritation. Do not ingest or inhale. Use in well ventilated area. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Do not expose to heat, open flame, direct sunlight or store at temperatures above 120 degrees F. Exposure to heat may cause can to rupture. Do not store in interior of car (including glove compartment and inside hatchbacks). Temperatures inside car can exceed 120 degrees F. Store outside passenger area of vehicle preferably secured in spare tire well or trunk. Do not use with any other tire inflator products. Do not use on motorcycle tires. Failure of one tire could cause loss of control. Also do not use on high performance or Z-rated tires. Do not use Fix-A-Flat with tires which utilize tire sensor technology. Fix-A-Flat may block tire sensors and cause them to be inoperable. Never weld on a rim. Welding on a rim with the tire mounted could cause the tire to explode regardless of whether tire inflator is used. Welded and repaired rims are unsafe. Contains fluorocarbons and aromatic solvents. If inhaled
Chronic Health Effects: Breathe fresh air. If breathing is affected Give artificial respiration and call a physician. For contact with eyes Immediately flush with water for 15 minutes. If irritation persists
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: Contents under pressure and can explode when exposed to heat or open flame. Caution!--Do not puncture or incinerate. Do not weld on a rim without first removing the tire from the rim. Failure to do so could cause the tire to explode regardless of whether tire inflator is used. Welded and repaired rims are unsafe. : Do not store at temperatures greater than 120 F. Empty Container Warnings Drums: Not applicable Plastic: Not applicable Personal Hygiene: Always wash hands and face with soap and water before eating, drinking, or smoking. Consumption of food and beverage should be avoided in work areas where this product is present.
Disposal: No special waste disposal methods are required. Waste material may be landfilled or incinerated at an approved facility.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Aromatic resin000000-35-2<10
Polyolefin mixture000000-35-3<15
1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoroethane000811-97-210.0-55.0
Water007732-18-530-60
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, heavy aromatic064742-94-510.0-50.0
Emulsifier(s) (unspecified)999999-58-81.0-8.0
Fillers999999-64-5<7
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