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Product Information
Product Name: Crown Toluol
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » mineral spirits » Paint Thinner
Customer Service: 281-485-1457
Date Verified: 2008-12-07
Date Entered: 2008-12-07
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Packaging Service Company
Address: 1904 Mykawa Road
City: Pearland
State: TX
Zip Code: 77581
Telephone Number: 281-485-1457
Fax Number: 281-485-3242
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: SAFETY STATEMENTS:S36/37 Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.S46 If swallowed, seek medical advice immediately, and show this container or label.S62 If swallowed, do not induce vomiting; seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:HAZARDS IDENTIFICATIONRISK STATEMENTSR36/37/38 Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.R48 Harmful: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure.R20/65 Harmful by inhalation, may cause lung damage if swallowed.R11/13 Highly Flammable! Serious static electricity fire hazard!R63 Possible risk of harm to the unborn child.R67 Vapors may cause drowsiness and dizziness.EYE and; SKIN CONTACT: Primary irritation to skin, defatting, dermatitis. Absorption thru skin increases exposure. Primary irritation to eyes, redness, tearing, blurred vision. Liquid can cause eye irritation. Wash thoroughly after handling.INHALATION: Anesthetic. Irritates respiratory tract. Acute overexposure can cause serious nervous system depression. Vapor harmful. Acute overexposure can cause harm to kidneys, blood, nerves, liver, lungs. Use of alcoholic beverages enhances the harmful effect.SWALLOWING: Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Swallowing can cause abdominal irritation, nausea, vomiting and; diarrhea. The symptoms of chemical pneumonitis may not show up for a few days.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Chronic overexposure can cause harm to kidneys, blood, nerves, liver, lungs. Persons with severe skin, liver or kidney problems should avoid use.
Carcinogenicity: Pregnant women should avoid use. May cause birth defects. Leukemia been reported in humans from Benzene. This product contains less than 300 ppm of Benzene. Not considered hazardous in such low concentrations. Absorption thru skin may be harmful. Studies with laboratory animals indicate this product can cause damage to fetus. Depending on degree of exposure, periodic medical examination is indicated.
First Aid: EYE CONTACT: For eyes, flush with plenty of water for 15 minutes and; get medical attention.SKIN CONTACT: In case of contact with skin immediately remove contaminated clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and; water. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.INHALATION: After high vapor exposure, remove to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If breathing has stopped, trained personnel should immediately begin artificial respiration. If the heart has stopped, trained personnel should immediately begin cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).SWALLOWING: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION IMMEDIATELY. Do NOT give liquids to an unconscious or convulsing person.
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 Verified Date: 2008-12-07
MSDS Date: 2008-10-16
Handling/Disposal
Handling: HANDLING: Isolate from oxidizers, heat, sparks, electric equipment & open flame. Use only with adequate ventilation. Avoid breathing of vapor or spray mist. Avoid contact with skin & eyes. Wear OSHA Standard goggles or face shield. Consult Safety Equipment Supplier. Wear gloves, apron & footwear impervious to this material. Wash clothing before reuse. Avoid free fall of liquid. Ground containers when transferring. Do not flame cut, saw, drill, braze, or weld. Empty container very hazardous! Continue all label precautions!STORAGE: Keep in fireproof surroundings. Keep separated from strong oxidants. Do not store above 49 C/120 F. Keep container tightly closed & upright when not in use to prevent leakage.
Disposal: Processing, use or contamination may change the waste management options. Recycle / dispose of observing national, regional, state, provincial and local health, safety & pollution laws. If in doubt, contact appropriate agencies.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Toluene000108-88-399-100
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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