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Product Information
Product Name: Devcon Special Purpose Contact Cement, Rubber Adhesive Tube
Form: liquid
Product Category: Auto Products » general adhesive » Trim
Home maintenance » rubber » 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:
DANGER!. Extremely Flammable. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. May cause central nervous system effects. Based on animal studies, potential reproductive effects.

Acute Health Effects:
Hazards Identification
From MSDS:
Emergency Overview
DANGER!. Extremely Flammable. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. May cause central nervous system effects. Based on animal studies, potential reproductive effects.
Potential health effects
Primary Routes of Exposure: Eye. Skin. Inhalation (breathing), skin absorption
Symptoms of acute overexposure
Skin contact: May be absorbed through skin in harmful amounts. Has a drying effect; may irritate.
Eye contact: Irritant
Inhalation: Causes irritation of the mouth,nose,and throat. Central Nervous System Depression: signs/symptoms can include headache, dizziness, drowsiness, incoordination, slowed reaction time, slurred speech, giddiness and unconsciousness.
Ingestion: May cause gastric distress (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea). Aspiration (breathing) of vomitus into lungs may result in pneumonitis.
Medical Conditions Recognized as Being Aggravated by Exposure: Preexisting pulmonary and dermatological disorders.




Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:
May cause dermatitis. 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.


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: 3
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: 2008-08-25
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
Extremely flammable!. 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. Wear appropriate personal protective equipment.
Keep in cool and dark place. Avoid direct sunlight. Store away from heat, sparks or open flame. Do not store at temperatures above 120 degrees F. 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
Methyl ethyl ketone000078-93-330.0-50.0
Hexane000110-54-310.0-30.0
Heptane000142-82-55.0-15.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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