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Product Information
Product Name: Elmers Probond Wood Filler, All Colors-04/15/2004
Form: paste
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » wood » Putty
Home maintenance » wood » Putty
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2006-04-24
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Elmers Products, Inc.
Div. Berwind Corp.
Address: 1 Easton Oval
City: Columbus
State: OH
Zip Code: 43219
Telephone Number: 614-985-2600
Fax Number: 614-985-2605
Toll Free Number: 888-435-6377
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Emergency Overview
Appearance Colored paste with solvent odor
Odor Solvent
DANGER! EXTREMELY FLAMMABLE LIQUID AND VAPOR May be harmful if inhaled. May cause irritation of nose, throat and lungs. Can cause central nervous system depression. May cause allergic skin and respiratory reactions. Causes skin irritation. May cause allergic skin reaction. Causes eye irritation.

INGESTION: Not expected to be harmful under normal conditions of use. If accidentally swallowed, burns or irritation to mucous membranes, esophagus or GI tract can result.
INHALATION: May be harmful if inhaled. Vapor may cause irritation of nose, throat and lungs. Can cause central nervous system depression.
SKIN: Causes irritation.
EYES: Causes irritation.
Isopropanol 67-63-0: Can cause central nervous system depression. Signs and symptoms may include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, unconsciousness and even asphyxiation.
Acetone 67-64-1: Can cause central nervous system depression. Signs and symptoms may include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, unconsciousness and even asphyxiation.
Methyl Ethyl Ketone 78-93-3: Can cause central nervous system depression. Signs and symptoms may include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, unconsciousness and asphyxiation. Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and
nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents may lead to addiction and may be harmful or fatal.
Light Aliphatic Solvent Naphtha (petroleum) 64742-89-8: Can cause central nervous system depression. Signs and symptoms may include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, unconsciousness and even asphyxiation.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Isopropanol 67-63-0: Suspect reproductive hazard. May cause reproductive disorders based on animal data. May cause liver damage based on animal data. May cause kidney damage based on animal data. -- See Footnote C.
Acetone 67-64-1: Ingestion may cause liver damage. Ingestion may cause kidney damage. -- See Footnote C.
Methyl Ethyl Ketone 78-93-3: Suspect reproductive hazard. May cause reproductive disorders based on animal data. Methyl ethyl ketone may potentiate (shorten the time of onset) peripheral neuropathy caused by methyl n-butyl ketone or n-hexane. Methyl ethyl ketone by itself has not been shown to cause peripheral neuropathy.
-- See Footnote C.
Limestone 1317-65-3: Can cause lung damage. Pre-existing respiratory disorders may be aggravated by exposure. -- See Footnote C.
Kaolin 1332-58-7: Chronic inhalation has resulted in benign pneumoconiosis. Pre-existing respiratory disorders may be aggravated by exposure. -- See Footnote C.
Rosin 8050-09-7: May cause allergic skin reaction. -- See Footnote C.

Footnote C: As of the date of issuance of this document, this material has not been listed by NTP, classified by IARC nor regulated by OSHA as a carcinogen.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Wood Flour: POTENTIAL CANCER HAZARD. Wood dust has been classified by IARC as a carcinogen to humans (Group 1). This classification is based primarily on IARC's evaluation of increased risk of occurrence of adenocarcinomas in the nasal cavities and paranasal sinuses associated with exposure to wood dust. Wood dust is not listed by NTP nor regulated by OSHA as a carcinogen.
Depending on species, may cause allergic skin and respiratory reactions.

Footnote C: As of the date of issuance of this document, this material has not been listed by NTP, classified by IARC nor regulated by OSHA as a carcinogen.
First Aid: From MSDS
INGESTION: If accidentally swallowed, dilute by drinking large quantities of water. Immediately contact poison control center or hospital emergency room for any other additional treatment directions.
INHALATION: If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration, preferably mouth-to-mouth. Call a physician.
SKIN: Flush with plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing. Call a physician if irritation persists.
EYES: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Eyelids should be held apart during irrigation to insure water contact with entire surface of eyes and lids. Call a physician.
Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 4
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: 2004-04-15
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practices. These practices include avoiding unnecessary exposure and removal of the material from eyes, skin and clothing. Wash thoroughly after handling. Always use appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
INHALATION: Avoid breathing vapor. Use with adequate ventilation.
SKIN: Avoid contact with skin and clothing.
EYES: Avoid contact with eyes.

Store in a cool, dry place. Keep containers tightly closed. Keep away from heat, sparks, flame and other ignition sources.
Disposal: From MSDS
Dispose of according to local, state/provincial, and federal requirements.
Empty container: May contain explosive vapors. DO NOT cut, puncture or weld on or nearby.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Wood floor000000-71-35.0-10.0
Isopropanol000067-63-01.0-5.0
Acetone000067-64-110.0-30.0
Methyl ethyl ketone000078-93-35.0-10.0
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-330-50
Kaolin clay001332-58-71.0-5.0
Rosin008050-09-71.0-5.0
Nitrocellulose009004-70-05.0-10.0
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, light aliphatic064742-89-81.0-5.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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