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Caution: do not puncture, incinerate container. Do not expose to heat or store in temperatures above 120 deg F. Uncured product causes eye and skin irritation. In case of skin contact, wipe off and wash with soap and water. In case of eye contact, flush with water for 15 minutes and call a physician. Consult MSDS. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS:Inhalation: When heated to temperatures above 300 deg F in the presence of air, this product can form formaldehyde vapors. Formaldehyde is a potential cancer hazard and a known skin and respiratory sensitizer. Vapors irritate the nose and throat. Methyl ethyl ketoxime produced during cure is toxic and irritates eyes, nose, and throat. Eye Contact: Eye irritant. Skin Contact: Skin irritant. Ingestion: Moderately toxic by ingestion.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:None listed. Existing conditions aggravated by exposure: None known.
Carbon black is listed by IARC as possibly carcinogenic to humans.