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Product Information
Product Name: Devcon Multi-Purpose Weldit All Purpose Adhesive and Vinyl Mender Tube
Form: liquid
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » multipurpose » Adhesive
Home maintenance » multipurpose » 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:
DANGER!. Extremely Flammable. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. Harmful if swallowed. May cause central nervous system effects. Use with adequate ventilation.

Acute Health Effects:
Hazards Identification
From MSDS:
Emergency Overview
DANGER!. Extremely Flammable. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. Harmful if swallowed. May cause central nervous system effects. Use with adequate ventilation.
Potential health effects
Primary Routes of Exposure: Eye and skin contact, ingestion, inhalation, skin absorption
Symptoms of acute overexposure
Skin contact: May cause skin defatting with prolonged exposure. Prolonged absorption may cause damage to blood, kidneys and
nervous system.
Eye contact: Moderate eye irritant (stinging, burning sensation, tearing, redness, swelling)
Inhalation: Causes irritation of the mouth,nose,and throat. Excessive inhalation causes headache, dizziness, nausea and incoordination.
Ingestion: May cause gastric distress (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea). May cause central nervous system effects.
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:
Effects of Chronic Exposure: Overexposure to methyl ethyl ketone and n-hexane may cause peripheral nerve damage (that of arms and legs) and result in muscular weakness and loss of sensation. Long term overexposure to solvents have been associated with lung, liver and kidney damage. May affect the blood and blood system.

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: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash area with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
Inhalation: Remove person to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, get immediate medical attention
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 If spontaneous vomiting occurs, hold the victim´s head lower than hips to prevent aspiration
Notes to Physician: Treatment should be directed at preventing absorption, administering to symptoms (if they occur), and providing supportive therapy.

Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 4
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: 2008-09-12
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
Extremely flammable!. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking. Use non-sparking tools. Avoid breathing vapors or mists. Avoid contact with the skin and the eyes. Wash thoroughly after handling. Launder contaminated clothing and protective gear before reuse.
Store away from heat, sparks or open flame. Do not store at temperatures above 120 degrees F. Ground and bond all transfer and storage equipment.

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
Acetone000067-64-130.0-50.0
Propylene oxide000075-56-9<2
Methyl ethyl ketone000078-93-310.0-30.0
Dibutyl phthalate000084-74-2<3
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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