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Product Information
Product Name: Hercules Climate Smooth Soldering Paste-Old Product
Form: paste
Product Category: Home maintenance » soldering paste » Solder
Home maintenance » solder » Plumbing
Customer Service: 800-221-9330
Date Entered: 1997-05-01
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Hercules Chemical Co.
Div. of Oatey SCS
Address: 4700 W. 160th. Street
City: Cleveland
State: OH
Zip Code: 44135
Telephone Number: 216-267-7100
Fax Number: 800-321-9535
Toll Free Number: 800-321-9532
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: Read all cautions and directions before using. Refer to Hercules MSDS #4. WARNING: Contains Zinc Chloride. Harmful if swallowed, can cause severe internal damage. Eye contact can cause irritation, discomfort, blurred vision. Prolonged skin contact can cause irritation with rash. Avoid inhaling fumes while soldering. Use brush, do not apply with fingers. Wash hands after using. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. FIRST AID: IF SWALLOWED: Do not induce vomiting. Dilute by providing lots of milk or water. Call physician at once. EYE CONTACT: Immediately flood with lots of water for 15 minutes. SKIN CONTACT: Wash affected area with soap and water. If burn or rash appears, consult a physician. INHALATION: If excessive fumes are inhaled, remove to fresh air. HMIS Hazard Warning: 2-1-1-C. Bar Code: 0-32628-10621-5 LEAD FREE.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Inhalation: None listed Eye Contact: Will cause eye irritation with discomfort, tearing or blurring of vision. Skin Contact: Prolonged contact causes burns, skin irritation with discomfort with rash. Ingestion: Severe damage to internal organs (esophagus and pylorus) will occur if swallowed in large quantities.Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: Individuals with pre-existing diseases of lungs may have increased susceptibility to the toxicity of excessive exposures to zinc chloride. For zinc chloride contact, there are inconclusive or unverified reports of human sensitization.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Not listed.
Carcinogenicity: The ingredients in this product are not identified as carcinogens by NTP, IARC and OSHA.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 1994-03-03
Handling/Disposal
Handling: If handling in large quantities, wear rubber gloves and goggles.
Disposal: Landfill. To dispose of large quantities, comply with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Zinc chloride007646-85-7
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