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Product Name: Custom Polyblend Sanded Tile Grout-Old Product
Form: powder
Product Category: Home maintenance » tile » Grout
Home maintenance » grout » Tile
Customer Service: 800-272-8786
Date Entered: 2001-06-25
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Custom Building Products
Address: 13001 Seal Beach Blvd.
City: Seal Beach
State: CA
Zip Code: 90740
Telephone Number: 562-598-8808
Fax Number: 800-200-7765
Toll Free Number: 800-272-8786
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: Contains Portland cement. Avoid eye contact or prolonged contact with skin. Wash thoroughly after handling. If eye contact occurs, flush with water for 15 minutes and consult a physician. This product contains free silica. Do not breathe dust; wear NIOSH approved respirator.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS;Inhalation Health Risks And Symptoms Of Exposure Portland Cement Is Classified As A Nuisance Dust By OSHA, MSHA, And ACGIH. As Such, The TLV Is 5mg/M3 For Respirable Dust And 10mg/M3 For Total Dust. The Use Of A NIOSH Approved Respirator Is Recommended. Skin And Eye Contact Health Risks And Symptoms Of Exposure Wet Cement Can Dry The Skin And Cause Alkali Burns. Cement Dust Can Irritate Eyes And Upper Respiratory System. Skin Absorption Health Risks And Symptoms Of Exposure None Ingestion Health Risks And Symptoms Of Exposure None Health Hazards (Acute And Chronic) Acute: Wet Cement, Especially In Plastic (Unhardened) Concrete, Mortar, Or Slurries, Can Dry The Skin And Cause Alkali Burns. Chronic: Cement Can Cause Inflammation Of The Lining Tissue Of The Interior Of The Nose And Inflammation Of The Cornea. Hypersensitive Individuals May Develop An Allergic Dermatitis (Skin Rash). Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated By Exposure: N/A
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Cement Can Cause Inflammation Of The Lining Tissue Of The Interior Of The Nose And Inflammation Of The Cornea. Hypersensitive Individuals May Develop An Allergic Dermatitis (Skin Rash).
Carcinogenicity: There Is Sufficient Evidence Of The Carcinogenicity Of Crystalline Silica To Experimental Animals, And That There Is Evidence Of The Carcinogenicity Of Crystalline Silica To Humans. NTP? Yes IARC Monographs? Yes OSHA Regulated? Yes
First Aid: Eye Contact: Flush Eyes With Water. Skin Contact: Wash With Soap And Water To Remove Dust. Inhaled: Wear Approved Respirator In Dusty Environment.Swallowed: None
Health Rating: 0
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 Date: 2000-02-23
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Precautions To Be Taken In Handling And Storing: None Other Precautions: None
Disposal: Can Be Returned To The Container For Later Use If It Is Not Contaminated. Dispose Of In Accordance With Federal, State And Local Regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Quartz014808-60-765
Portland cement065997-15-135
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