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Product Information
Product Name: Olympic Premium 25-Year Premium Flat Ceiling White Paint, No. 54968
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » interior, latex ceiling » Paint
Home maintenance » low-VOC » Paint
Customer Service: 800-441-9695
Date Verified: 2008-12-04
Date Entered: 2008-12-04
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: PPG Industries
Olympic Water Guard
Address: One PPG Place
City: Pittsburgh
State: PA
Zip Code: 15272
Telephone Number: 800-441-9695
Toll Free Number: 800-441-9695
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: WARNING! If you scrape, sand, or remove old paint, you may release lead dust or fumes. LEAD IS TOXIC. EXPOSURE TO LEAD DUST OR FUMES CAN CAUSE SERIOUS ILLNESS, SUCH AS BRAIN DAMAGE, ESPECIALLY IN CHILDREN. PREGNANT WOMEN SHOULD ALSO AVOID EXPOSURE. Wear a properly fitted NIOSH-approved respirator and prevent skin contact to control lead exposure. Clean up carefully with a HEPA vacuum and a wet mop. Before you start, find out how to protect yourself and your family by contacting the USEPA National Lead Information Hotline at 1-800-424-LEAD. In Canada contact a regional Health Canada office. Follow these instructions to control exposure to other hazardous substances that may be released during surface preparation.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:EMERGENCY OVERVIEW:Causes eye irritation. May cause slight skin irritation. Vapor and/or spray mist may be harmful if inhaled. Sanding and grinding dusts may be harmful if inhaled.may be harmful if swallowed. This product is not expected to present any unusual hazards under fire or spill conditions.HAZARDS IDENTIFICATIONEYE CONTACT: Causes eye irritation. Redness, itching, burning sensation and visual disturbances may indicate excessive eye contact.SKIN CONTACT: May cause slight skin irritation. Dryness, itching, cracking, burning, redness, and swelling are conditions associated with excessive skincontact.SKIN ABSORPTION: Skin absorption not expected to occur.INHALATION: Vapor and/or spray mist may be harmful if inhaled. Sanding and grinding dusts may be harmful if inhaled.INGESTION: May be harmful if swallowed.SIGNS & SYMPTOMS OF OVEREXPOSURE: Dryness, itching, cracking, burning, redness, and swelling are conditions associated with excessive skin contact.MEDICAL CONDITIONS AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE: Not applicable.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Avoid long-term and repeated contact.Long-term exposures may also lead to a disabling lung condition known as silicosis. The risk depends on the duration and level of exposure to dust from sanding surfaces or mist from spray applications. Use of appropriate personal protective equipment and/or engineering controls should be employed whenever these types of operations are being performed. The effects of long-term, low level exposures to this product have not been determined. Safe handling of this material on a long-term basis should emphasize the prevention of all contact with this material to avoid any effects from repetitive acute exposures.
Carcinogenicity: This product contains crystalline silica which has been classified as a human carcinogen by IARC.This product contains titanium dioxide. Animals inhaling massive quantities of titanium dioxide dust in a long-term study developed lung tumors. Studies with humans involved in manufacture of this pigment indicate no increased risk of cancer from exposure.
First Aid: If ingestion, irritation, any type of overexposure or symptoms of overexposure occur during or persists after use of this product, contact a POISON CONTROL CENTER, EMERGENCY ROOM OR PHYSICIAN immediately; have Material Safety Data Sheet information available.EYE CONTACT: Remove contact lens and pour a gentle stream of warm water through the affected eye for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, contact a poison control center, emergency room, or physician as further treatment may be necessary.SKIN CONTACT: Run a gentle stream of water over the affected area for 15 minutes. A mild soap may be used if available. If any symptoms persist, contact a poison control center, emergency room, or physician as further treatment may be necessary.INHALATION: Remove from area to fresh air. If symptomatic, contact a poison control center, emergency room or physician for treatment information.INGESTION: Gently wipe or rinse the inside of the mouth with water. Sips of water may be given. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.Contact a poison control center, emergency room or physician right away as further treatment may be necessary.
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 Verified Date: 2008-12-04
MSDS Date: 2008-04-20
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Protect from freezing.
Disposal: Waste material must be disposed of in accordance with federal, state, provincial and local environmental control regulations. Empty containers should be recycled by an appropriately licensed reconditioner/salvager or disposed of through a permitted waste
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Trade secret or proprietary formula000000-02-11.0-5.0
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-310.0-30.0
Kaolin clay001332-58-710.0-30.0
Silica, amorphous (Diatomaceous silica)007631-86-91.0-5.0
Titanium dioxide013463-67-75.0-10.0
Quartz014808-60-70.1-1
Kieselguhr061790-53-21.0-5.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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