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Product Information
Product Name: DAP Silicone Be Gone
Form: gel
Product Category: Home maintenance » silicone » Caulk
Customer Service: 888-327-8477
Date Verified: 2011-03-01
Date Entered: 2011-03-03
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: DAP Products, Inc.
Address: 2400 Boston Street, #200
City: Baltimore
State: MD
Zip Code: 21224
Telephone Number: 410-675-2100
Fax Number: 410-558-1068
Toll Free Number: 800-543-3840
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN! DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY. Do not breathe vapors or spray mist. Keep containers closed when not in use. Avoid inhalation of mists. Ensure fresh air entry during application and drying. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Keep product and empty container away from heat and sources of ignition. Keep away from sources of ignition. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area, away from incompatible substances. Do not let product enter drains. Keep away from oxidizing agents, strongly alkaline and strongly acid materials in order to avoid exothermic reactions.Keep away from heat and sources of ignition. Store away from caustics and oxidizers. Keep containers dry and tightly closed to avoid moisture absorption and contamination.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEmergency Overview: A reddish-brown gel product with a slight odor. Combustible material. Skin and eye irritant. Aspiration hazard if swallowed. Corrosive. Aqueous solution causes burns of eyes, skin and mucous membranes. Store away from alkalis and oxidizing materials.Primary Routes Of Entry: Skin Contact, Inhalation, Eye Contact, Ingestion.Eye Contact: Corrosive to the eyes! Direct contact with eyes will cause severe irritation and may lead to burns and permanent eye damage including blindness. Mists and vapors may cause moderate to severe eye irritation.Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation. Repeated skin contact may cause defatting of the skin resulting in dermatitis.Inhalation: Inhalation of high concentrations may cause headache, nausea, and dizziness. Inhalation may cause irritation to the respiratory tract (nose, mouth, mucous membranes). Prolonged, repeated or high exposures may cause central nervous system depression leading to headaches, nausea, drowsiness, dizziness, and possibly narcosis. In extreme cases, may cause loss of consciousness.Ingestion: Ingestion causes irritation of upper respiratory system and gastrointestinal disturbance. Ingestion may cause gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.Medical Conditions which May be Aggravated by Exposure: Skin disorders, Respiratory disorders, Eye disorders.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Prolonged or repeated contact with skin can cause defatting of the skin, which may lead to dermatitis. May aggravate existing skin, eye or lung conditions.
Carcinogenicity: No product ingredients listed as carcinogens by IARC, NTP or OSHA.
First Aid: Eye Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with large quantities of water for at least 15 minutes until irritation subsides. Get medical attention immediately.Skin Contact: Wash off immediately with soap and plenty of water. Remove and wash contaminated clothing.Inhalation: If breathing difficulty is experienced, move to area free of exposure. Provide fresh air. If necessary, provide oxygen or artificial respiration by trained personnel and obtain medical attention.Ingestion: If swallowed, DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Get medical attention immediately.
Health Rating: 3
Flammability Rating: 2
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: 2011-03-01
MSDS Date: 2008-02-21
Handling/Disposal
Handling: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN! DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY. Do not breathe vapors or spray mist. Keep containers closed when not in use. Avoid inhalation of mists. Ensure fresh air entry during application and drying. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Keep product and empty container away from heat and sources of ignition. Keep away from sources of ignition. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area, away from incompatible substances. Do not let product enter drains. Keep away from oxidizing agents, strongly alkaline and strongly acid materials in order to avoid exothermic reactions.Keep away from heat and sources of ignition. Store away from caustics and oxidizers. Keep containers dry and tightly closed to avoid moisture absorption and contamination.
Disposal: State and Local regulations/restrictions are complex and may differ from Federal regulations. Responsibility for proper waste disposal is with the owner of the waste.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sulfuric acid007664-93-90.1-1
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated light064742-47-860-100
Fumed silica, crystalline-free112945-52-510.0-30.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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