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Product Information
Product Name: Devcon High Strength Plastic Steel Epoxy and Hardener Tubes
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » metal framing » Adhesive
Customer Service: 800-327-6880
Date Entered: 2012-04-21
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: ITW Consumer - Devcon/Versachem
Address: 2107 West Blue Heron Boulevard
City: Riviera Beach
State: FL
Zip Code: 33404
Telephone Number: 561-845-2425
Fax Number: 561-845-2504
Toll Free Number: 800-327-2839
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
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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:
WARNING!. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. Potential skin sensitizer.

Acute Health Effects:
Hazards Identification
From MSDS:
Emergency Overview
WARNING!. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. Potential skin sensitizer.
Potential health effects
Primary Routes of Exposure: Eye and skin contact, ingestion, inhalation
Symptoms of acute overexposure
Skin contact: Severe irritation or burns, necrosis, blistering and permanent injury. Potential sensitizer.
Eye contact: Severe irritant Overexposure may cause lacrimation, conjunctivitis, corneal damage and may cause permanent injury (i.e. blindness)
Inhalation: May be harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory sensitization with asthma-like symptoms in susceptible individuals.
Ingestion: Causes irritation, a burning sensation of the mouth, throat and gastrointestinal tract and abdominal pain.
Medical Conditions Recognized as Being Aggravated by Exposure: Preexisting eye, skin and respiratory disorders may be aggravated by overexposure to this product.
Repeated and/or prolonged exposure to low concentrations of vapor may cause: sore throat, eye irritation, which are transient. Corneal edema may give rise to a perception of "blue haze" or "fog around lights" which is transient and has no known residual effect


Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:
May cause an allergic skin reaction. Repeated or prolonged exposure may cause adverse eye effects (conjunctivitis, corneal damage), or skin effects (rash, irritation, corrosion). Repeated exposures to high concentrations of TEPA may cause injury to the liver, kidney and respiratory tract. TEPA has caused allergic sensitization in humans. Nonylphenol has caused allergic sensitization in humans.

Carcinogenicity:
No data available.

First Aid:
Eye Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and get medical attention if irritation persists.
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: 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. Drink water or milk. Seek medical attention immediately
Notes to Physician: Victims of a major skin area contact should remain under medical observation for at least 24 hours due to possible delayed effects.

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: 2008-10-27
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
Avoid breathing vapors or mists. Avoid contact with the skin and the eyes. Launder contaminated clothing and protective gear before reuse. Discard contaminated leather articles. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after using and particularly before eating, drinking, smoking, applying cosmetics or using toilet facilities. 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, dry area. Store away from heat. Keep away from oxidizers.

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)
2,4,6-Triphenol (Dimethylaminomethyl)000090-72-2<5 (hardener)
Benzyl alcohol000100-51-6<5 (hardener)
Tetraethylenepentamine000112-57-2<5 (hardener)
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-350.0-70.0 (hardener)
Iron007439-89-6<10 (resin)
Quartz007440-21-3<5 (resin)
Quartz014808-60-70.1-1.0 (hardener)
Bisphenol A, epichlorohydrin polymer (epoxy)025068-38-630.0-60.0 (resin)
Nonylphenol025154-52-3<5 (hardener)
Fatty acids, tall-oil, reaction products with tetraethylenepentamine068953-36-610.0-30.0 (hardnener)
Nonyl phenol084852-15-3<5 (hardener)
Fumed silica, crystalline-free112945-52-5<10 (resin)
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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