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Product Information
Product Name: VersaChem Dry Powder Graphite Lube, Extra Fine
Form: powder paste
Product Category: Auto Products » general lubricant/penetrant » Lubricant
Customer Service: 800-327-6880
Date Entered: 2012-04-20
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: ITW Consumer - Devcon/Versachem
Address: 10 Columbus Boulevard
City: Hartford
State: CT
Zip Code: 6106
Telephone Number: 877-376-2839
Toll Free Number: 877-376-2839
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:
CAUTION!. Respiratory irritant. May cause silicosis.

Acute Health Effects:
Hazards Identification
From MSDS:
Emergency Overview
CAUTION!. Respiratory irritant. May cause silicosis.
Potential health effects
Primary Routes of Exposure: Inhalation (breathing)
Symptoms of acute overexposure
Skin contact: Abrasive, but not otherwise hazardous on skin contact.
Eye contact: May cause mechanical irritation
Inhalation: Irritant. (Inhalation is unlikely since the aggregrate is slightly wetted with a coupling agent which inhibits dusting).
Ingestion: May cause gastric distress (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea).
Medical Conditions Recognized as Being Aggravated by Exposure: Persons with respiratory problems such as emphysema and asthma should avoid inhalation.


Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:
IARC lists respirable silica quartz as a suspect human carcinogen based on animal testing.

Carcinogenicity:
No data available.

First Aid:
Eye Contact: Avoid rubbing particles into eyes. Flush eyes with copious amounts of water. Contact a physician if irritation persists.
Skin Contact: None under normal use. If particles are driven into skin, wash thoroughly and bandage if needed.
Inhalation: If inhaled, remove from area to fresh air. Get medical attention if respiratory irritation develops or if breathing becomes difficult
Ingestion: If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. Keep individual calm. Obtain medical attention

Health Rating: 1*
Flammability Rating: 0
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: 2008-08-08
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
Avoid creating and inhaling dusts of this product.
Keep containers closed when not in use.

Disposal:
Disposal should be made in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.

Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Trade secret or proprietary formula000000-02-1
Graphite007782-42-5>80
Quartz014808-60-7<5
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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