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Product Information
Product Name: Homax Orange Peel and Knockdown Ceiling Texture, Aerosol
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Home maintenance » ceiling, texture » Paint Spray
Home maintenance » paint-finish, texture » Ceiling
Customer Service: 800-729-9029
Date Verified: 2011-03-22
Date Entered: 2011-03-23
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: 2013-05-11
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: Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Do not use near heat or open flame. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling.Do not store near heat or open flame. Store in a cool, dry area away from children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEmergency Overview: This product is a slurry of textures and binders delivered from an aerosol can by a pressurized propellant. It presents a pressure hazard, especially when exposed to heat. This product may cause severe irritation to the eyes or skin. If vapor, mist, or particulates of this product are inhaled, mild to moderate irritation of the nose or throat could occur. Flammable Vapor. Do not use near sources of ignition.Potential Health EffectsInhalation: Causes respiratory tract irritation. Symptoms of exposure can include coughing, sneezing, shortness of breath, and nasal discomfort. Can cause central nervous system depression. Symptoms of exposure include headache, dizziness, drowsiness, intellectual impairment, pale skin, ringing in the ears, nausea, vomiting, and loss of coordination. Respiratory symptoms may be delayed in onset. High concentrations are an anesthetic, and exposure can lead to unconsciousness.Eye contact: Causes irritation, possibly severe. Prolonged exposure can cause pain, drying of the conjunctiva and possible permanent damage to the conjunctiva and cornea. Symptoms of eye exposure may include redness, pain, and tearing.Skin contact: Causes irritation. Prolonged skin contact may result in redness, irritation, and dermatitis.Skin absorption: Components of this product may be absorbed through intact skin.Ingestion: Ingestion is not anticipated to be a significant route of occupational exposure. If the material is swallowed, irritation of the mouth, throat, and other tissues of the gastro-intestinal system may occur. Ingestion of large amounts may cause irritation, pain, vomiting, and diarrhea. Components of this product are an aspiration hazard: aspiration of vomit may cause chemical pneumonia, a potentially life-threatening condition.Medical conditions aggravated by exposure: Pre-existing conditions of conjunctivitis and dermatitis. Pre-existing respiratory, liver, kidney or blood conditions.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Long-term skin contact may result in dermatitis. Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause liver, kidney and blood effects.
Carcinogenicity: Contains a component listed on IARC.
First Aid: Skin contact: Rinse with running water for at least 15 minutes. Remove exposed or contaminated clothing, taking care not to contaminate eyes. Victim must seek immediate medical attention if any adverse exposure symptoms develop.Eye contact: Rinse under gently running water for at least 15 minutes. Have victim ***roll*** eyes. Victim must seek medical attention.Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air. Have victim blow nose and rinse mouth to clear any dusts. If difficulty with breathing or irritation persists, seek medical attention.Ingestion: If this product is swallowed, seek immediate medical attention. Do not induce vomiting, unless directed by medical personnel. Have victim rinse mouth with water, if conscious. Never induce vomiting or give anything by mouth to someone who is unconscious, having convulsions, or unable to swallow.
Health Rating: 1*
Flammability Rating: 4
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 Verified Date: 2011-03-22
MSDS Date: 2008-08-06
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Do not use near heat or open flame. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling.Do not store near heat or open flame. Store in a cool, dry area away from children.
Disposal: Dispose of according to pertinent state and local household waste and requirements.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-51.0-5.0
Dimethyl ether000115-10-67.0-13.0
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-37.0-13.0
Titanium dioxide013463-67-77.0-13.0
Perlite093763-70-37.0-13.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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