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Product Information
Product Name: Permatex Electrical Contact & Parts Cleaner
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Auto Products » multipurpose » Cleaner
Home maintenance » electrical/electronics » Cleaner
Customer Service: 877-376-2839
Date Verified: 2011-03-27
Date Entered: 2011-03-27
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Permatex Inc.
Address: 10 Columbus Boulevard
City: Hartford
State: CT
Zip Code: 6106
Telephone Number: 860-543-7500
Fax Number: 860-543-6998
Toll Free Number: 877-376-2839
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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. Keep away from heat and open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Use in a well ventilated area to prevent irritation by vapors. Intentionally concentrating and inhaling the vapor may be harmful or fatal. Do not take internally. Avoid prolonged skin contact. Keep away from eyes. Wash thoroughly after handling.Store away from heat, sparks or open flame. Do not store at temperatures above 100 degrees F (38 degrees C).
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationToxicity: May cause eye, skin and respiratory irritation. Aspiration hazard if swallowed. Deliberately concentrating and inhaling the vapor may be harmful or fatal.Primary Routes of Entry: Eye and skin contact, ingestion, inhalationPotential Health EffectsInhalation: Excessive overexposure may cause giddiness, dizziness, headache, nausea and in extreme cases, unconsciousness and respiratory depression. Swallowing: This material can enter the lungs during swallowing or vomiting and cause lung inflammation and/or damage. Aspiration into the lungs can cause chemical pneumonia which can be fatal. Skin and Eye contact: Overexposure may cause eye and skin redness.Medical Conditions Recognized as Being Aggravated by Exposure: Heart disease and respiratory disorders. Preexisting skin disorders.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:None given.
Carcinogenicity: No components listed by IARC and ACGIH.
First Aid: Ingestion: If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. Obtain medical attention immediately. Do not give drugs from adrenaline-ephedrine group.Inhalation: Move to fresh air in case of accidental inhalation of vapours. Oxygen or artificial respiration if needed. Obtain medical attention.Skin Contact: Wash off with soap and water. If skin irritation persists, call a physician. Remove contaminated clothing and launder before reuse.Eye Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and get medical attention if irritation persists.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 4
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: 2011-03-27
MSDS Date: 2010-11-19
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Danger: Extremely flammable. Keep away from heat and open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Use in a well ventilated area to prevent irritation by vapors. Intentionally concentrating and inhaling the vapor may be harmful or fatal. Do not take internally. Avoid prolonged skin contact. Keep away from eyes. Wash thoroughly after handling.Store away from heat, sparks or open flame. Do not store at temperatures above 100 degrees F (38 degrees C).
Disposal: Disposal should be made in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
1,1-Difluoroethane (Hydrofluorocarbon 152A)000075-37-640-60
Heptane000142-82-540-60
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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