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Product Information
Product Name: Sakrete Fast-Set Concrete Mix, Ready-to-Use Pre Mixed Concrete- Old Product
Form: powder
Product Category: Home maintenance » quick set » Cement/Concrete
Landscape/Yard » ready mix » Cement/Concrete
Landscape/Yard » quick set » Cement/Concrete
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2005-01-14
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Bonsal American
Oldcastle Company
Address: 8201 Arrowridge Boulevard
City: Charlotte
State: NC
Zip Code: 28273
Telephone Number: 704-525-1621
Fax Number: 704-529-5261
Toll Free Number: 800-738-1621
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings:
CAUTION: Contains Portland cement (CAS# 65991-15-1). Do not allow contact with eyes or skin. Contains concrete aggregates sand/gravel (CAS# 14808-60-7). Avoid breathing dust. Respirable silica may cause serious lung problems. There is limited evidence silica is a carcinogen. The use of gloves, goggles, and where appropriate, dust masks and other protective clothing is recommended.

Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS ROUTES OF ENTRY Inhalation? N/A Skin? N/A Ingestion? N/A HEALTH HAZARDS (ACUTE AND CHRONIC) Irritation of skin, eyes, or nasal passages. Cough and labored breathing if excessive dust is inhaled. When wet, contact with the skin or eyes may result in irritation and/or alkali burns. SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE Irritation of skin and burning sensation, particularly when exposure is in an area of skin previously subjected to abrasion or irritation. Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure Respiratory disorders or diseases, dermatitis or other skin disorders may be aggravated by exposure.

Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS Cement dust can cause inflammation of the lining tissue of the interior of the nose and inflammation of the cornea. Silica dust can cause Silicosis of the lung. Hypersensitive individuals may develop an allergic dermatitis.

Carcinogenicity:
From MSDS NTP: No IARC: No OSHA: o

First Aid:
From MSDS SKIN CONTACT: Immediately wash skin thoroughly with soap and water. EYE CONTACT: Immediately flush eyes with large quantities of water for at least 15 minutes. Consult a physician. INHALATION: Remove from exposure. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Consult a physician.

Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 1996-01-09
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
From MSDS Should be stored in a manner to prevent contact with strong acids. Contact with water should be avoided to preserve product.

Disposal:
From MSDS If this material, as packaged, becomes a waste, it does not meet the criteria for a hazardous waste as defined by the EPA under the authority of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (40CFR 261). Dispose of in accordance with Federal, St
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Gypsum013397-24-5
Anhydrite014798-04-0
Quartz014808-60-7
Portland cement065997-15-1
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