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Product Information
Product Name: Watco Dark Satin Finishing Wax
Form: liquid
Product Category: Inside the Home » finish, stain » Furniture
Inside the Home » finish » Wood
Customer Service: 800-323-3584
Date Verified: 2011-03-08
Date Entered: 2011-03-09
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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: 877-385-8155
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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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: Avoid breathing vapor or mist. Avoid contact with eyes. Wash hands before eating. Wash thoroughly after handling.Keep away from heat, sparks, flame and sources of ignition. Keep container closed when not in use. Keep containers tightly closed. Isolate from heat, electrical equipment, sparks and open flame
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS: Hazards IdentificationEmergency Overview: Combustible liquid and vapor. Harmful if inhaled. May affect the brain or nervous system causing dizziness, headache or nausea. Harmful if swallowed. Causes eye irritation. Vapors irritating to eyes and respiratory tract.Primary Routes of Entry: Skin Contact, Inhalation, Eye Contact.Eye Contact: Causes eye irritation.Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation.Inhalation: Harmful if inhaled. High vapor concentrations are irritating to the eyes, nose, throat and lungs. May cause headaches and dizziness.Ingestion: Aspiration hazard if swallowed; can enter lungs and cause damage. 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.
Carcinogenicity: No information provided.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Hold eyelids apart and flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention.Skin 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: Aspiration hazard: Do not induce vomiting or give anything by mouth because this material can enter the lungs and cause severe lung damage. Get immediate medical attention.
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: 2011-03-08
MSDS Date: 2006-03-01
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid breathing vapor or mist. Avoid contact with eyes. Wash hands before eating. Wash thoroughly after handling.Keep away from heat, sparks, flame and sources of ignition. Keep container closed when not in use. 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
Paraffin008002-74-25
Gilsonite012002-43-6
Paraffin waxes, petroleum, clay-treated064742-43-45
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated light064742-47-890
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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