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Product Information
Product Name: Homax Acoustic Texture-05/27/2003
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Home maintenance » paint-finish, texture » Ceiling
Home maintenance » ceiling texture » Finish
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2005-01-14
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Homax, Inc.
Address: 200 Westerly Road
City: Bellingham
State: WA
Zip Code: 98226
Telephone Number: 360-733-9029
Fax Number: 360-647-1071
Toll Free Number: 800-321-6330
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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: WARNING! CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE. Cautions: Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incinerate (burn) container. Exposure to heat or prolonged exposure to sun may cause bursting. Do not expose to heat or store at temperatures above 120 deg F. Do not freeze. Do not spray in eyes or mouth. Eye protection recommended. If spray gets in eyes, flush with water. If spray gets on skin, wash with soap and water. If swallowed, or if eye irritation develops, get immediate medical attention. Keep out of reach of children. Not responsible for misuse of product. (Aerosol can, ceiling patch) Bar Code: 0 41072 04070 9
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
ROUTES OF ENTRY:
INHALATION: YES
SKIN: YES

ACUTE EFFECTS FROM SHORT TERM EXPOSURE:
INHALATION: DUST FROM PARTICLES CAUSE IRRITATION TO NOSE, THROAT AND LUNGS (POSSIBLE BURNING, STINGING, COUGHING)
EYES: NONE KNOWN
SKIN: NONE KNOWN
SKIN ABSORPTION: NONE KNOWN

MEDICAL CONDITIONS GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE:
RESPIRATORY TRACT IRRITATION, NAUSEA, SKIN AND EYE DISORDERS; SENSITIZATION TO CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
THIS PRODUCT CONTAINS A FORM OF CRYSTALLINE SILICA. LONG TERM EXPOSURE TO HIGH LEVELS OF CHRYSTALLINE SILICA DUSTS MAY RESULT IN SILICOSIS, A DISABLING LUNG DISEASE. ALWAYS WEAR APPROPRIATE RESPIRATORY PROTECTION WHEN EXPOSED TO SANDING OR GRINDING DUSTS.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
CRYSTALLINE SILICAS ARE CLASSIFIED BY IARC AS POTENTIAL HUMAN CARCINOGENS, INHALATION OF CRYSTALLINE DUSTS MAY CAUSE LUNG TUMORS. RISK OF CANCER DEPENDS ON LEVEL AND DURATION OF EXPOSURE.

WARNING: THIS PRODUCT CONTAINS A CHEMICAL KNOWN TO THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA TO CAUSE CANCER.
First Aid: From MSDS
SWALLOWING: IN CASE OF ACCIDENTAL INGESTION, CALL POISON CENTER, EMERGENCY ROOM OR PHYSICIAN IMMEDIATELY.
INHALATION: IF AFFECTED BY BREATHING ODORS OR VAPORS, REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION IF SYMPTOMS PERSISTS.
EYE: IMMEDIATELY FLUSH WITH PLENTY OF WATER FOR 15 MINUTES, WHILE LIFTING THE UPPER AND LOWER EYELIDS. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION.
SKIN: WASH WITH SOAP AND WATER. REMOVE AND CLEAN CONTAMINATED CLOTHING AND SHOES. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION IF IRRITATION PERSISTS.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2003-05-27
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
WASH HANDS AFTER USING AND BEFORE EATING, DRINKING OR USING TOBACCO PRODUCTS. THROUGHLY CLEAN CONTAMINATED CLOTHING AND SHOES BEFORE REUSE.

HANDLING PRECAUTIONS:
USE PROPER METHODS OF VENTILATION TO PREVENT VAPOR BUILD-UP. AVOID SPRAYING HOT SURFACES. DO NOT HEAT, PUNCTURE OR INCINERATE CONTAINERS. CONTENTS ARE UNDER PRESSURE AND MAY CONTAIN VAPORS, EVEN WHEN EMPTY. DO NOT REMOVE OR DEFACE LABEL.

SHIPPING AND STORAGE PRECAUTIONS:
CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE. DO NOT STORE ABOVE 120 DEGREES F OR PERMIT PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO SUNLIGHT. PROTECT CONTAINERS FROM DAMAGE. STORE IN BUILDINGS OR AREAS DESIGNED AND PROTECTED FROM STORAGE OF AEROSOLS. KEEP OUT OF REACH CHILDREN.
Disposal: From MSDS
WASTE MATERIAL AND EMPTY CONTAINERS MUST BE DISPOSED OF IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL LOCAL, STATE, AND FEDERAL ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL REGULATIONS. USE ONLY APPROVED WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITIES.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Nitrogen (propellant)007727-37-91
Quartz014808-60-7<1
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