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Product Name: Benjamin Moore Aura Waterborne Interior Paint Color Foundation 520
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » interior, waterbased, base » Paint
Customer Service: 888-236-6667
Date Verified: 2007-11-27
Date Entered: 2007-11-27
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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: Use only with adequate ventilation. Do not breathe spray mist or sanding dust. 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.IN CASE OF SPILL – Absorb with inert material and dispose of as specified under Thinning/Cleanup. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. PROTECT FROM FREEZING
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS PRIMARY ROUTE(S) OF ENTRY: DERMAL INHALATION INGESTION EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE: Inhalation - Causes nose and throat irritation. Inhalation - Causes lung irritation. Skin and Eye Contact - Primary irritation. Contact - Causes skin irritation. 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
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS Skin Contact - Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause dermatitis. Chronic lung conditions may be aggravated by exposure to high dust levels. Inhalation statement: Sanding dust inhalation may cause lung damage.
Carcinogenicity: Contains: Crystalline Silica which has been determined to be carcinogenic to humans by IARC when in respirable form. Risk of cancer depends on duration and level of inhalation exposure to dust from sanding the dried paint or spray mist. This product contains one or more reported carcinogens or suspected carcinogens which are noted NTP, IARC, or OSHA-Z.
First Aid: Inhalation - Remove to fresh air. Get medical help for any breathing difficulty. Eye Contact - Flush thoroughly with water. Call physician.Skin Contact - Wash with soap and water. Ingestion - Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water to dilute. DO NOT induce vomiting. Call physician.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 0
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: 2007-11-27
MSDS Date: 2006-04-07
Handling/Disposal
Handling: PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORAGE: Do not throw or drop containers.OTHER PRECAUTIONS : 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.
Disposal: Conventional procedures in compliance with local, state and federal regulations. Do not incinerate sealed containers.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Calcium carbonate000471-34-115
Silica, amorphous (Diatomaceous silica)007631-86-95
Titanium dioxide013463-67-730
Quartz014808-60-70.5
Kieselguhr061790-53-25
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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