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Product Information
Product Name: Sakrete All Purpose Sand, Washed, Sterilized & Dried Sand- Old Product
Form: granules
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » multipurpose » Sand
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2005-01-14
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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: 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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings:
CAUTION: 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) Mechanical irritation of skin and eyes, cough and dyspnea (labored breathing) if excessive dust is inhaled. SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE Decreased lung capacity, pain in the chest. Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure N/A

Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS Silicosis of lung.

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

First Aid:
From MSDS INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. EYE CONTACT: Flush eyes with water for 15 minutes.

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: 1993-03-16
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
From MSDS Use dustless systems for handling, storage and clean-up. Use dust respirators for use in emergency or non-routine situations.

Disposal:
From MSDS Dispose of in accordance with local, state and federal regulations.

Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Silica, crystaline060676-86-0
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