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Product Information
Product Name: Pipe Joint Compound-Old Product
Form: solid
Product Category: Home maintenance » joint compound » Pipe
Home maintenance » joint compound » Plumbing
Home maintenance » plumbing » Sealant
Customer Service: 877-376-2839
Date Entered: 1996-09-03
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Permatex Inc.
Address: 10 Columbus Boulevard
City: Hartford
State: CT
Zip Code: 06106
Telephone Number: 860-543-7500
Fax Number: 860-543-6998
Toll Free Number: 877-376-2839
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: (***Other*** form: Semi-liquid in plastic container with metal twist cap) Caution: contains isopropyl alcohol. Avoid contact with eyes. In case of eye contact, flush with water. If irritation persists, get medical attention. If swallowed, induce vomiting. Call a physician. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Inhalation: High concentration of vapor is irritating to the nose and throat and can cause headache, nausea, and dizziness. Eye Contact: Eye irritant Skin Contact: None listed. Ingestion: None listed.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:None listed. Existing conditions aggravated by exposure: Skin, eye, and respiratory disorders.
Carcinogenicity: Carbon black is listed as possibly carcinogenic to humans by IARC.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 3
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 Date: 1996-01-22
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Store away from heat and flame. Avoid prolonged breathing of vapors. Keep away from eyes. Avoid prolonged skin contact.
Disposal: Incinerate following EPA and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Isopropanol000067-63-015-20
Kaolin clay001332-58-730-35
Carbon black001333-86-40.1-1
Lecithin008002-43-51.0-3.0
Rosin008050-09-715-20
Talc (non-fibrous)014807-96-65.0-10.0
Castor oil, polymerized, oxidized068439-93-020-25
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