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Product Name: Kilz Original Primer-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » alkyd/oil » Primer
Home maintenance » multipurpose » Primer
Customer Service: 800-325-3552
Date Entered: 2001-06-14
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Masterchem Industries, Inc.
Div. of Masco
Address: 3400 W Segerstrom Avenue
City: Santa Ana
State: CA
Zip Code: 92704
Telephone Number: 866-977-3711
Fax Number: 313-792-4177
Toll Free Number: 866-977-3711
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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, (M)SDS, prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the (M)SDS. (What is an (M)SDS?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: DANGER: FLAMMABLE LIQUID AND VAPOR. HARMFUL OR FATAL IF SWALLOWED. CONTAINS PETROLEUM DISTILLATES, MINERAL SPIRITS AND VM&P NAPHTHA. VAPOR HARMFUL: May affect the brain or nervous system causing dizziness, headache or nausea. Causes eye, skin, nose and throat irritation. NOTICE: Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents may be harmful or fatal. WARNING: This product contains chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer and birth defects, or other reproductive harm. Vapors may cause flash fire. Keep away from heat, sparks and flame. Do not smoke. Extinguish all flames and pilot lights and turn off stoves, heaters, electric motors, and other sources of ignition during use and until all vapors are gone. Prevent build-up of vapors - open all windows and doors - use only with cross-ventilation. USE ONLY WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION. Do not breathe vapors or spray mist. Insure fresh air entry during application and drying. If you experience eye watering, headache or dizziness, or if air monitoring demonstrates vapor / mist levels are above applicable limits, wear an appropriate, properly fitted respirator (NIOSH / MSHA TC 23C or equivalent) during and after application. Follow respirator manufacturer's directions for respirator use. Close container after each use. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Wash thoroughly after handling, and before smoking and eating. FIRST AID: If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Call physician immediately. If you experience difficulty in breathing, leave the area to obtain fresh air. If continued breathing difficulty is experienced, get medical assistance immediately. In case of eye contact, flush immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and get medical attention; for skin, wash thoroughly with soap and water. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE: Inhalation: Irritation of the respiratory tract or acute nervous system depression characterized by the following progressive steps; headache, dizziness, staggering gait, confusion, unconsciousness, or coma. Skin or eye contact: Primary irritant. MEDICAL CONDITIONS PRONE TO AGGRAVATION BY EXPOSURE: Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupation overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents may be harmful or fatal. PRIMARY ROUTE(S) OF ENTRY: DERMAL, INHALATION, INGESTION
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupation overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents may be harmful or fatal.
Carcinogenicity: None of the ingredients in this product are carcinogenic.
First Aid: Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. Restore breathing. Treat symptomatically. Consult a physician. Splash (eyes): Flush immediately with large amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Take to physician for medical treatment. Splash (skin); Wash affected areas with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing. Consult a physician if irritation persists. Ingestion: Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water to dilute. Do not induce vomiting. Consult physician or poison control center immediately. Treat symptomatically.
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: 2001-06-14
Handling: Use only in a well-ventilated area, store away from extreme heat, fire, or open flame. Store in accordance with OSHA 1910.106. Store in well ventilated areas. DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY. Avoid breathing vapors. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Store away from any source of ignition. Keep containers tightly closed and in an upright position to prevent leakage. Do not remove or deface label.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with all local, state and federal regulations. Dry primer and empty containers may be landfilled. Full or partially full containers should be treated as hazardous waste which requires disposal at an approved hazardous waste site o
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Titanium dioxide013463-67-75.0-15.0
Talc (non-fibrous)014807-96-615.0-30.0
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, medium aliphatic064742-88-714.94
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, light aliphatic064742-89-821.29
Linseed oil, polymer with pentaerythritol, phthalic anhydride, soybean oil, styrene and vinyltoluene071243-64-615-25
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