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Product Information
Product Name: Devcon Flow-Mix 2 Ton Epoxy
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » construction projects » Adhesive
Inside the Home » china » Adhesive
Customer Service: 800-327-6880
Date Entered: 2012-04-20
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
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
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:
DANGER!. Corrosive. Causes eye and skin burns. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. Toxic by skin absorption. Potential skin sensitizer.

Acute Health Effects:
Hazards Identification
From MSDS:
Emergency Overview
DANGER!. Corrosive. Causes eye and skin burns. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. Toxic by skin absorption. Potential skin sensitizer.
Potential health effects
Primary Routes of Exposure: Eye and skin contact, ingestion, inhalation, skin absorption
Symptoms of acute overexposure
Skin contact: Severe irritation or burns, necrosis, blistering and permanent injury. Product can be absorbed through the skin and may cause nausea, headache and general discomfort.
Eye contact: Severe irritation or burns Overexposure may cause lacrimation, conjunctivitis, corneal damage and may cause permanent injury (i.e. blindness)
Inhalation: If the hardener is poorly ventilated, strongly heated or atomized, the vapor or mist can cause severe irritation of the respiratory tract, damage contacted tissue and produce scarring. Coughing and chest pain may result, nausea and vomiting in severe cases.
Ingestion: Causes severe damage to mucous membranes if swallowed. May cause malaise, headache, discomfort, bleeding and vomiting of blood.
Medical Conditions Recognized as Being Aggravated by Exposure: Asthma, eczema or skin disorders and allergies, eye disease.


Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:
Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause sensitization, with itching, swelling or rashes on later exposure. Repeated or prolonged exposure may cause adverse eye effects (conjunctivitis, corneal damage), or skin effects (rash, irritation, corrosion). Nonylphenol has caused allergic sensitization in humans..

Carcinogenicity:
No data available.

First Aid:
Eye Contact: Flush eyes with clean water for at least 20 minutes while gently holding eyelids open, lifting upper and lower lids.
Skin Contact: Immediately remove contaminated clothing and excess contaminant. Flush with water for at least 15 minutes. Wash thoroughly with soap and water. Consult a physician if irritation develops.
Inhalation: Remove person to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, get immediate medical attention
Ingestion: If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. Drink water or milk. Seek medical attention immediately Never give fluids or induce vomiting if the victim is unconscious or having convulsions If spontaneous vomiting occurs, hold the victim´s head lower than hips to prevent aspiration.
Notes to Physician: Highly injurious to all tissues, similar to that of ammonia or ammonia gas. Chemical pneumonitis, pulmonary edema, laryngeal edema and delayed scarring of the airway or othere affected tissues may occur following overexposure. Give supportive treatment similar to thermal burns.


Health Rating: 3*
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: 2008-10-09
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
Avoid contact with the skin and the eyes. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after using and particularly before eating, drinking, smoking, applying cosmetics or using toilet facilities. Launder contaminated clothing and protective gear before reuse. Discard contaminated leather articles. Handle mixed resin and hardener in accordance with the potential hazard of the curing agent used. Provide appropriate ventilation/respiratory protection against decomposition products during welding/flame cutting operations and to protect against dust during
sanding/grinding of cured product.
Store in a cool, ventilated area away from ignition sources. 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(hardener)
Aminoethylpiperazine000140-31-815.0-25.0 (hardener)
Bisphenol A, epichlorohydrin polymer (epoxy)025068-38-6>60 (resin)
Nonylphenol025154-52-375.0-85.0 (hardener)
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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