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Product Name: Oatey Great White Pipe Joint Compound With Teflon-Old Product
Form: paste
Product Category: Home maintenance » plumbing, pipe cement » Joint Compound
Home maintenance » joint compound » Plumbing
Customer Service: 800-321-9532
Date Entered: 2001-06-06
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Oatey
Hercules Chemical Company
Address: 4700 West 160th Street
City: Cleveland
State: OH
Zip Code: 44135
Telephone Number: 216-267-7100
Fax Number: 216-267-6538
Toll Free Number: 800-321-9532
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-14
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:EFFECTS OF EXPOSURE ENTRY ROUTE: INHALE - NO; INGEST - YES; SKIN - YES; EYE - YES INHALATION: The inhalation of Teflon vapors, fumes or dust may lead to temporary flu-like symptoms. However, the release of Teflon in this product is unlikely except when heating. SKIN: Contact may cause irritation and possibly dermatitis. EYE: Contact may cause irritation, redness, tearing and burning sensation. INGESTION: May cause nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.TARGET ORGANS: Eye, Skin
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:SKIN contact may cause irritation and possibly dermatitis.
Carcinogenicity: Carcinogen NTP/IARC/OSHA - No
First Aid: SKIN: Flush with water, then wash thoroughly with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Call a poison control center or physician if irritation persists. EYE: Flush with water for 15 minutes and call a poison control center or physician immediately. INHALATION: If ill feeling arises, move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Keep victim quiet and warm. Call a poison control center or physician. INGESTION: Drink water and call a poison control center or physician immediately. Avoid alcoholic beverages. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 0
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: 2000-09-21
Handling: Store away from heat; keep container closed after reuse. Keep out of reach of children and pets.
Disposal: Dispose of according to local, state and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-335-45
Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE)009002-84-010.0-20.0
Titanium dioxide013463-67-75.0-10.0
Hydrotreated heavy naphthenic distillate solvent extract064742-52-530.0-40.0
Quaternium-18 bentonite068953-58-21.0-5.0
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