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Product Name: Thoro Super Quickseal-Old Product
Form: powder
Product Category: Home maintenance » sealant » Masonry
Home maintenance » masonry » Sealant
Customer Service: 800-433-9517
Date Entered: 2001-08-15
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Degussa Building Systems
Name changed to BASF Construction Chemicals
Address: 889 Valley Park Drive
City: Shakopee
State: MN
Zip Code: 55379
Telephone Number: 952-496-6000
Fax Number: 952-496-6062
Toll Free Number: 800-433-9517
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: Super Quickseal contains crystalline silica, Portland cement, calcium aluminate, calcium carbonate. Product is alkaline on contact with water and may cause injury to skin or eyes. Ingestion or inhalation of dust may cause irritation. Contains free respirable quartz, which has been listed as a suspected human carcinogen by NTP and IARC. Repeated or prolonged overexposure to free respirable quartz may cause silicosis or other serious and delayed lung injury. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Prevent contact with skin and eyes. Prevent inhalation of dust. DO NOT take internally. Use only with adequate ventilation. Use impervious gloves, eye protection and if used in a poorly ventilated area, use NIOSH/MSHA approved respiratory protection in accordance with applicable federal, state and local regulations. In case of eye contact, flush thoroughly with water for at least 15 minutes. SEEK IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ATTENTION. In case of skin contact, wash affected areas with soap and water. If irritation persists, SEEK MEDICAL ATTENTION. Remove and wash contaminated clothing. If inhalation causes physical discomfort, remove to fresh air. if discomfort persists or any breathing difficulty occurs or if swallowed, SEEK IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ATTENTION. This product contains material listed by the state of California as known to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE EYE CONTACT: Severely irritating. If not removed promptly, will injure eye tissue, which may result in permanent damage. SKIN CONTACT: May cause irritation. INHALATION: May cause respiratory tract irritation.INGESTION: Irritating to mouth, throat and stomach.PRIMARY ROUTE(S) OF ENTRY: SKIN CONTACT INHALATION INGESTION EYE CONTACT
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:This product contains silicon dioxide [quartz]. Repeated or prolonged over exposure to free silica may cause silicosis or other delayed and serious lung injury.
Carcinogenicity: This product contains silicon dioxide [quartz] which has been listed as a suspected human carcinogen by NTP and IARC.
First Aid: EYE CONTACT: Flush eye with water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention. SKIN CONTACT: Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash affected area(s) thoroughly with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get immediate medical attention. INGESTION: If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. Give victim a glass of water or milk. Call a physician or poison control center immediately. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Should vomiting occur, be sure to keep victim's head below hips to avoid aspiration of vomitus into lungs.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 1
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2000-11-14
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Use only in a well ventilated area. Keep out of reach of children. If user operations generate dust, fume, or mist, use ventilation to keep exposure to airborne contaminants below the exposure limit. Keep container closed when not in use.Do not take internally. Wash thoroughly after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing.
Disposal: Review all local, state, and federal regulations concerning health and pollution for appropriate disposal procedures.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Calcium hydroxide001305-62-010
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-310
Calcium sulfate007778-18-95
Quartz014808-60-710
Portland cement065997-15-165
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