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Product Information
Product Name: Owens Corning FanFold Insulation-11/18/2003
Form: solid
Product Category: Home maintenance » exterior, residing » Insulation
Home maintenance » extruded, polystyrene » Insulation
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2005-01-14
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Owens Corning
Address: One Owens Corning Parkway
City: Toledo
State: OH
Zip Code: 43659
Toll Free Number: 800-438-7465
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Emergency Overview
No unusual conditions are expected from this product.
Potential Health Effects
Inhalation: None expected.
Skin Contact: Contact of this product with the skin may cause temporary mechanical irritation to the skin.
Eye Contact: Contact of the eyes with this product may cause temporary mechanical irritation.
Ingestion: Ingestion of this product is unlikely. However, ingestion of product may produce gastrointestinal irritation and disturbances.
Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Chronic respiratory or skin conditions may temporarily worsen from exposure to these products.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Chronic respiratory or skin conditions may temporarily worsen from exposure to these products.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
ACGIH, IARC, OSHA, and NTP carcinogen lists have been checked for those components with CAS registry numbers.
Polystyrene (9003-53-6)
IARC: Supplement 7, 1987; Monograph 19, 1979 (Group 3-not classifiable)
First Aid: From MSDS
Inhalation: If dust from cutting or drilling is inhaled, immediately remove the affected person to fresh air. If symptoms persist, get medical attention.
Skin Contact: For skin contact, wash with mild soap and running water. If irritation persists get medical attention.
Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists get medical attention.
Ingestion: Ingestion of this material is unlikely. If it does occur, watch the person for several days to make sure that partial or complete intestinal obstruction does not occur. Do not induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel.
Health Rating: 0.
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 2003-11-18
Handling: From MSDS
Handling: No special procedures are required for this material.
Storage: Store away from heat, ignition sources, open flames, combustible materials and strong oxidizers. Provide adequate ventilation.
Disposal: From MSDS
Material, if discarded, is not expected to be a characteristic hazardous waste under RCRA. Dispose of waste material according to Local, State, Federal, and Provincial Environmental Regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
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