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Product Information
Product Name: RustOleum EpoxyShield Basement Floor Paint, White Tint
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » floor » Paint
Home maintenance » basement » Paint
Customer Service: 800-323-3584
Date Verified: 2011-03-05
Date Entered: 2011-03-05
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Rust-Oleum Corp.
Address: 11 Hawthorne Pkwy
City: Vernon Hills
State: IL
Zip Code: 60061
Telephone Number: 847-367-7700
Fax Number: 847-816-2300
Toll Free Number: 800-323-3584
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
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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: Wash thoroughly after handling. Avoid breathing vapor or mist. Avoid prolonged or repeated contact with skin. Use only in a well-ventilated area. Follow all MSDS/label precautions even after container is emptied because it may retain product residues.Do not store above 120 degrees F. Keep containers tightly closed. Isolate from heat, electrical equipment, sparks and open flame.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS: Hazards IdentificationEmergency Overview: Causes eye irritation. Causes skin irritation. May cause allergic skin reaction. Combustible liquid and vapor.Primary Routes of Exposure: Skin Contact, Skin Absorption, Inhalation, Ingestion, Eye Contact.Eye Contact: Substance causes severe eye irritation. Injury may be permanent.Skin Contact: May cause skin sensitization, an allergic reaction, which becomesevident on re-exposure to this material.Inhalation: High vapor concentrations are irritating to the eyes, nose, throat and lungs.Ingestion: Substance may be harmful if swallowed.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage. Effects of overexposure may include irritation of the nose and throat, irritation of the digestive tract and signs of nervous system depression (e.g., headache, drowsiness, loss of coordination and fatigue)..
Carcinogenicity: Contains Titanium Dioxide. Titanium Dioxide is listed as a Group 2B- ***Possibly carcinogenic to humans*** by IARC. Significant exposure is not anticipated during brush application or drying. Risk of overexposure depends on duration and level of exposure to dust from repeated sanding of surfaces or spray mist and the actual concentration of Titanium Dioxide in the formula.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Hold eyelids apart and flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medicalSkin Contact: Wash with soap and water. Get medical attention if irritation develops or persists.Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get immediate medical attention.Ingestion: If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Give victim a glass of water or milk. Call a physician or poison control center immediately. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 2
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: 2011-03-05
MSDS Date: 2007-11-02
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Wash thoroughly after handling. Avoid breathing vapor or mist. Avoid prolonged or repeated contact with skin. Use only in a well-ventilated area. Follow all MSDS/label precautions even after container is emptied because it may retain product residues.Do not store above 120 degrees F. Keep containers tightly closed. Isolate from heat, electrical equipment, sparks and open flame.
Disposal: Dispose of material in accordance to local, state and federal regulations and ordinances. Do not allow to enter storm drains or sewer systems.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Acrylic Copolymer Emulsion000000-58-1
Methoxydiglycol000111-77-35
Water007732-18-5
Titanium dioxide013463-67-715
Nepheline syenite037244-96-5
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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