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Avoid contact with eyes and prolonged or repeated contact with skin. Wear eye protection and gloves during application or sanding. A dust/particulate respirator approved by NIOSH should be worn when sanding or spraying. Close container after each use. If you experience difficulty in breathing, leave the area to obtain fresh air. If continued difficulty is experienced, get medical assistance immediately. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS:PRIMARY ROUTE(S) OF ENTRY: DERMAL, INHALATION, INGESTION. EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSUREInhalation - Irritation of the respiratory tract. SKIN and Eye Contact - Primary irritation. Ingestion - Ingestion of large amounts could cause serious injury.MEDICAL CONDITIONS PRONE TO AGGRAVATION BY EXPOSURE: None expected when used in accordance with Safe Handling and Use Information. Named ingredients are hazardous only as dust when product is sanded.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:See Carcinogenicity. This product may contain small amounts of materials known to the State of California to cause cancer and reproductive harm.
IARC has classified Carbon Black as possibly carcinogenic for humans (Group 2B).
Inhalation - Remove from hazard area, maintain breathing, call physician. Skin Contact - Remove with soap and water. Eye Contact - Flush immediately with large amounts of water. Call physician. Ingestion - Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water to dilute. Do NOT induce vomiting. Call physician.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
Do not throw or drop containers. Avoid contact with eyes and prolonged contact with skin or breathing of spray mist or sanding dust. Close container after each use. Keep out of reach of children. Do not take internally.
Conventional procedures in compliance with local, state and federal regulations. Do not incinerate sealed containers.