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Product Information
Product Name: ProLite Rapid Set Tile & Stone Mortar
Form: powder
Product Category: Home maintenance » multipurpose » Mortar
Home maintenance » mortar » Tile
Home maintenance » tile » Adhesive
Customer Service: 800-272-8786
Date Verified: 2009-12-31
Date Entered: 2009-12-31
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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: 2013-05-11
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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: This product contains Portland cement and free silica. 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. Do not breathe dust; wear a NIOSH approved respirator.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEmergency OverviewCAUTION: MAY CAUSE EYE IRRITATION. MAY CAUSE SKIN IRRITATION.Potential Health EffectsLikely Routes of Exposure: Skin contact, eye contact, inhalation, and ingestion.Eye: Irritating to eyes. May cause burns in the presence of moisture. Symptoms may include discomfort or pain, excess blinking and tear production, with possible redness and swelling.Skin: May cause skin irritation. May cause burns in the presence of moisture. Skin contact during hydration may slowly develop sufficient heat that may cause severe burns possibly resulting in permanent injury. Do not allow product to harden around any body part or allow continuous, prolonged contact with skin. Handling can cause dry skin.Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed. May cause stomach distress, nausea or vomiting.Inhalation: May cause respiratory tract irritation. Irritating to respiratory tract.Signs and Symptoms: Symptoms may include discomfort or pain, excess blinking and tear production, with possible redness and swelling. Skin contact during hydration may slowly develop sufficient heat that may cause severe burns possibly resulting in permanent injury. Do not allow product to harden around any body part or allow continuous, prolonged contact with skin. Handling can cause dry skin. Irritating to respiratory tract.Medical Conditions Aggravated By Exposure: Because of its irritating properties, dust may aggravate preexisting skin, eye, and respiratory conditions.Target Organs: Skin, eyes, gastrointestinal tract, respiratory system.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Prolonged or repeated contact may dry skin and cause irritation.
Carcinogenicity: OSHA: YesIARC: Yes- Silica, Titanium DioxideNTP: Yes-Silica
First Aid: Eye Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. If easy to do, remove contact lenses, if worn. Get medical attention immediately.Skin Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush skin with plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing before reuse. Call a physician if irritation develops and persists.Inhalation: If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.Ingestion: If swallowed, do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.General Advice: In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label or MSDS where possible).Note to Physicians: Symptoms may not appear immediately.
Health Rating: 2
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: 2009-12-31
MSDS Date: 2009-08-04
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Do not swallow. Good housekeeping is important to prevent accumulation of dust. Avoid generating dust. Use only in well-ventilated areas. Handle and open container with care. When using do not eat or drink. Wash hands before eating, drinking, or smoking.Keep locked up and out of reach of children. Store in dust-tight, dry, labeled containers. Keep containers closed when not in use. Avoid any dust buildup by frequent cleaning and suitable construction of the storage area. Do not store in an area equipped with emergency water sprinklers. Use corrosion-resistant structural materials and lighting and ventilation systems in the storage area.
 
Disposal: This material must be disposed of in accordance with all local, state, provincial, and federal regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Lithium carbonate000554-13-20.1-1
Calcium oxide001305-78-81.0-5.0
Sodium oxide001313-59-31.0-5.0
Silica, amorphous (Diatomaceous silica)007631-86-910.0-30.0
Titanium dioxide013463-67-70.1-1
Portland cement065997-15-110.0-30.0
Alumina, cement bonded065997-16-210.0-30.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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