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Product Information
Product Name: Tile Guard Heavy Duty Coating Stripper, (Sealer & Adhesive Remover)
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » sealer stripper » Tile
Home maintenance » sealer stripper » Stone
Customer Service: 800-729-9029
Date Verified: 2009-12-29
Date Entered: 2009-12-29
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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
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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: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. CAUTION: Contains Acetone, N-Methyl-2-Pyrollidone, Dimethyl Adipate, Dimethyl Gluturate. Do not breathe fumes, dusts, vapors or mist. Do not swallow or take internally. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Wash thoroughly after handling. Use only in a well-ventilated area. Keep away from heat, sparks and flame. Do not expose to heat or store at temperatures above 120 deg. F. Open container carefully. Open windows and doors if using inside. Clean up spills, rags, papers and waste promptly.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEMERGENCY OVERVIEWThis product is a slightly gelled liquid with a mild odor.This product can cause irritation to the eyes or skin. This product is harmful if swallowed, inhaled, or absorbed through the skin. If vapors, mists or particulates of this product are inhaled, irritation of the nose or throat could occur.Symptoms of Overexposure by Route of Exposure: The most significant routes of occupational over-exposure are inhalation and contact with skin and eyes. Potential Health Effects: Depending on the duration of contact, overexposures can irritate the eyes, skin, and the central nervous system.The symptoms of overexposure to this product are as follows:Inhalation: Vapors, mists, sprays, or dusts of this product can cause irritation to the respiratory tract.Contact with Skin or Eyes: Contact can cause eye or skin irritation. Prolonged skin contact can result in dermatitis. Prolonged eye contact may result in redness, tearing, and corneal damage.Skin Absorption: NMP, a component of this product, can be absorbed through the skin.Ingestion: If the product is swallowed, irritation of the mouth, throat, and other tissues of the gastro-intestinal system can occur. Ingestion of large amounts may cause irritation, pain, vomiting, and diarrhea. If vomiting results in aspiration, chemical pneumonia could follow.Injection: Accidental injection of this product can cause burning, reddening, and swelling in addition to the wound.Symptoms of such exposure can include those described under
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Long-term skin or eye contact can result in dermatitis or eye irritation. Over exposure could cause adverse effects to liver, kidney and central nervous system.
Carcinogenicity: NTP: NoOSHA: NoIARC: NoACGIH: No
First Aid: Victims of chemical exposure must be taken for medical attention if any adverse effects occur. Take a copy of label and MSDS to physician or health professional with victim.Skin Exposure: If this product contaminates the skin, immediately begin decontamination with running water. Remove exposed or contaminated clothing, taking care not to contaminate eyes. Victim must seek immediate medical attention if any adverse exposure symptoms develop.Eye Exposure: If this product enters the eyes, open victim's eyes while under gently running water. Use sufficientforce to open eyelids. Have victim ***roll*** eyes. Minimum flushing is for 15 minutes. Victim must seek medical attention.Inhalation: If vapors, mists, or sprays of this product are inhaled, remove victim to fresh air. Victim must seekimmediate medical attention if any adverse exposure symptoms develop. If necessary, use artificial respiration tosupport vital functions.Ingestion: If this product is swallowed, CALL PHYSICIAN OR POISON CONTROL CENTER FOR MOST CURRENT INFORMATION. DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING, unless directed by medical personnel. Have victim rinse mouth with water, if conscious. Never induce vomiting or give a diluent (e.g., water) to someone who is unconscious, having convulsions, or unable to swallow. If contaminated individual is convulsing, maintain an open airway and obtain immediate medical attention.Recommendations to Physicians: Treat symptoms and eliminate overexposure.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 2009-12-29
MSDS Date: 2007-12-04
Handling/Disposal
Handling: As with all chemicals, avoid getting this product ON YOU or IN YOU. Wash thoroughly after using this product. Do not eat or drink while using this material. Avoid generating dusts, mists or sprays of this product. Remove contaminated clothing immediately.All employees who handle this material should be trained to use it safely.Open containers carefully on a stable surface. Empty containers can contain residual material; therefore, empty containers should be handled with care. Store containers in a cool, dry location, away from direct sunlight, sources of intense heat, or where freezing is possible. Store away from incompatible materials. Keep container tightly closed when not in use. Inspect all incoming containers before storage, to ensure containers are properly labeled and not damaged.
 
Disposal: Dispose of according to pertinent state and local household waste and requirements.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Acetone000067-64-11.0-6.0
Dimethyl succinate000106-65-01.0-10.0
Dimethyl adipate000627-93-01.0-10.0
N-Methylpyrrolidone000872-50-41.0-6.0
Dimethyl glutarate001119-40-010.0-30.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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