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Product Information
Product Name: Devcon High Strength Plastic Welder
Form: paste
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » plastic » Adhesive
Home maintenance » plaster » Adhesive
Customer Service: 800-327-6880
Date Entered: 2012-04-21
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
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
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:
WARNING!. Flammable. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. Skin sensitizer. Chronic overexposure may cause liver and kidney effects.

Acute Health Effects:
Hazards Identification
From MSDS:
Emergency Overview
WARNING!. Flammable. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. Skin sensitizer. Chronic overexposure may cause liver and kidney effects.
Potential health effects
Primary Routes of Exposure: Eye. Skin. Inhalation (breathing), skin absorption
Symptoms of acute overexposure
Skin contact: May cause skin sensitization (itching, redness, rashes, hives, burning, swelling). May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Eye contact: Moderate eye irritant (stinging, burning sensation, tearing, redness, swelling) Overexposure may cause lacrimation, conjunctivitis, corneal damage and may cause permanent injury (i.e. blindness)
Inhalation: Central Nervous System Depression: signs/symptoms can include headache, dizziness, drowsiness, incoordination, slowed reaction time, slurred speech, giddiness and unconsciousness. 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: Persons with preexisting respiratory, liver, kidney, eye or skin diseases may be adversely affected.



Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:
Prolonged exposure may lead to kidney, lung, heart and liver damage.

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: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash area with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
Inhalation: If inhaled, remove from area to fresh air. Get medical attention if respiratory irritation develops or if breathing becomes difficult
Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Slowly dilute with 1-2 glasses of water or milk and seek medical attention. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 2
Reactivity Rating: 2
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2008-10-06
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
Avoid breathing vapors or mists. Avoid contact with the skin and the eyes. Wash thoroughly after handling. Ground container when pouring. Do not use near heat, sparks and open flame. Use non-sparking tools. Provide appropriate ventilation/respiratory protection against decomposition products during welding/flame cutting operations and to protect against dust during sanding/grinding of cured product.
Keep in cool and dark place. Avoid direct sunlight. Keep containers closed when not in use. Maintain air space in storage containers.

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(activator)
Carbon tetrachloride000056-23-50.1-1.0 (adhesive)
Methacrylic acid000079-41-41.0-10.0 (adhesive)
Methyl methacrylate monomer (MMA)000080-62-6>70 (activator)
Pyridine, 3,5-diethyl-1,2-dihydro-1-phenyl-2-propyl-034562-31-71.0-10.0 (activator)
Polyethylene, chlorosulfonated068037-39-815.0-30.0 (adhesive)
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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