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Product Information
Product Name: Minwax Wood Finish Aerosol, Red Oak-Old Product
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » spray » Stain
Home maintenance » finish, colors, aerosol » Stain
Home maintenance » finish, interior, colors » Wood
Home maintenance » wood stain » Finish
Inside the Home » oil-based » Stain, Finish
Inside the Home » finish, stain » Furniture
Customer Service: 800-523-9299
Date Entered: 2001-08-17
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Minwax Company
Address: 101 Prospect Avenue
City: Cleveland
State: OH
Zip Code: 44115
Telephone Number: 800-523-9299
Toll Free Number: 800-523-9299
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: Extremely flammable. Vapors may cause flash fires. Contents under pressure. Vapor harmful. Irritates eyes, skin and respiratory tract.
Do not spray near sparks, heat or open flames. Vapors will accumulate readily and may ignite explosively. Keep area ventilated during use and until all vapors are gone. Do not smoke - extinguish all flames, pilot lights and heaters- Turn off stoves, electric tools and appliances, and any other sources of ignition. Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight or heat from radiators, stoves, hot water and other heat sources that may cause bursting. Do not puncture, incinerate, burn or store above 120 degrees F. Do not discard empty can in home garbage compactor. Contains aliphatic hydrocarbons and ketones. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid continuous breathing of vapor and spray mist. To avoid breathing vapors or spray mist, open windows and doors or use other means to ensure fresh air during application and drying. If you experience eye watering, headaches or dizziness, increase fresh air, or wear respiratory protection or leave the area. Avoid contact with eyes or skin. Wash hands after using. Contains solvents which can cause permanent brain and nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by7 deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents can be harmful or fatal. This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. Do not take internally. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Exposure may be by INHALATION and/or SKIN or EYE contact, depending on
conditions of use. To minimize exposure, follow recommendations for proper use, ventilation, and personal protective equipment.
Irritation of eyes, skin and respiratory system. May cause nervous system
depression. Extreme overexposure may result in unconsciousness and possibly death.
Headache, dizziness, nausea, and loss of coordination are indications of
excessive exposure to vapors or spray mists.
Redness and itching or burning sensation may indicate eye or excessive skin
None generally recognized.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Prolonged overexposure to solvent ingredients may cause adverse
effects to the liver, urinary, cardiovascular and reproductive systems.
Reports have associated repeated and prolonged overexposure to solvents
with permanent brain and nervous sy
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
No ingredient in these products is an IARC, NTP or OSHA listed carcinogen.
CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65 WARNING: These products contain chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive har
First Aid: From MSDS
If INHALED: If affected, remove from exposure. Restore breathing. Keep warm
and quiet.
If on SKIN: Wash affected area thoroughly with soap and water. Remove
contaminated clothing and launder before re-use.
If in EYES: Flush eyes with large amounts of water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention.
If SWALLOWED: Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Give conscious patient several glasses of water.
Seek medical attention.
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: 2000-09-29
Handling: From MSDS DOL STORAGE CATEGORY 1APRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORAGEKeep away from heat, sparks, and open flame. Vapors will accumulate readilyand may ignite explosively. During use and until all vapors are gone: Keep areaventilated - Do not smoke - Extinguish all flames, pilot lights, and heaters -Turnoff stoves, electric tools and appliances, and any other sources of ignition.Consult NFPA Code. Use approved Bonding and Grounding procedures.Contents under pressure. Do not puncture, incinerate, or expose to temperature above 120F. Heat from sunlight, radiators, stoves, hot water, and other heat sources could cause container to burst. Do not take internally. Keep out of the reach of children.To minimize the possibility of spontaneous combustion: control theaccumulation of overspray; soak wiping rags and waste immediately after usein a water-filled, closed metal container; air dry filters outside, farfrom any combustible material and separated by bricks or othernon-combustible spacers; dispose of all contaminated materials and wasteproperly. Consult OSHA 29 CFR 1910.107(b)(5) and NFPA 33, Chapter 8 (8-9)for the proper procedures.PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN USEUse only with adequate ventilation. Avoid breathing vapor and spray mist.Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Wash hands after using. These coatings may contain materials classified as nuisance particulates which may be present at hazardous levels only during sanding or abrading of the dried film.
Disposal: From MSDS Waste from these products may be hazardous as defined under the ResourceConservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) 40 CFR 261. Waste must be tested forignitability to determine the applicable EPA hazardous waste numbers.Incinerate in approved facility. Do not incinerate closed container. Disposeof in accordance with Federal, State, and Local regulations regarding pollution.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Hydrotreated heavy naphthenic distillate solvent extract064742-52-59
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, medium aliphatic064742-88-735-36
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, light aliphatic064742-89-814-15
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