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Product Name: Crown Tuff-Strip Heavy Duty Semi-Paste Stripper-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » stripper » Paint
Home maintenance » stripper » Paint
Customer Service: 281-485-1457
Date Entered: 2008-12-07
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Manufacturer: Packaging Service Company
Address: 1904 Mykawa Road
City: Pearland
State: TX
Zip Code: 77581
Telephone Number: 281-485-1458
Fax Number: 281-485-3242
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-14
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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, (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?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: SAFETY STATEMENTS:S24/25 Avoid contact with skin and eyes.S36/37 Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.S2 Keep out of the reach of children.S7 Keep container tightly closed.S9 Keep container in a well-ventilated place.S16 Keep away from sources of ignition. No smoking.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:HAZARDS IDENTIFICATIONRISK STATEMENTSR36/37/38 Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.R48/20 Harmful: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation.R20/65 Harmful by inhalation, may cause lung damage if swallowed.R40 Possible risk of irreversible effects.R63 Possible risk of harm to the unborn child.R66 Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking.R67 Vapors may cause drowsiness and dizziness.R10a Combustible (North America). Flammable (elsewhere).EYE & SKIN CONTACT: Primary irritation to skin, defatting, dermatitis. Absorption thru skin increases exposure. Primary irritation to eyes, redness, tearing, blurred vision. Liquid can cause eye burns & skin irritation. Wash thoroughly after handling.INHALATION: Anesthetic. Irritates respiratory tract. Acute overexposure can cause serious nervous system depression which can cause death. Vaporharmful.Concentrated vapor in confined areas may be fatal. Breathing vapor can cause irritation. Exposure increases Carbon Monoxide level of blood.OSHA required periodic vapor monitoring whenever Methylene Chloride vapors may exceed the action level (12.5 parts per million). Acute overexposure can cause harm to kidneys, blood, nerves, liver, lungs. Use of alcoholic beverages enhances the harmful effect.SWALLOWING: Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Swallowing can cause abdominal irritation, nausea, vomiting & diarrhea. The symptoms of chemical pneumonitis may not show up for a few days.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Chronic overexposure can cause harm to kidneys, blood, nerves, liver, lungs. Persons with asthma, chronic respiratory problems, severe heart, skin, liveror kidney problems should avoid use.
Carcinogenicity: Pregnant women should avoid use. May cause birth defects. Potential Cancer Hazard based on tests with laboratory animals using Methylene Chloride. Mammary,lung,liver tumors have been reported in laboratory mice. Overexposure may create cancer risk. Leukem
First Aid: EYE CONTACT: For eyes, flush with plenty of water for 15 minutes & get medical attention.SKIN CONTACT: In case of contact with skin immediately remove contaminated clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap & water. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.INHALATION: After high vapor exposure, remove to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If breathing has stopped, trained personnel should immediately begin artificial respiration. If the heart has stopped, trained personnel should immediately begin cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).SWALLOWING: Rinse mouth. Give plenty of water to drink. Do NOT induce vomiting. GET MEDICAL ATTENTION IMMEDIATELY. Rest. Do NOT give liquids to an unconscious or convulsing person.
Health Rating: 3
Flammability Rating: 2
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: 2007-03-26
Handling: HANDLING: Isolate from oxidizers, heat, & open flame. Use only with adequate ventilation. Avoid breathing of vapor or spray mist. Do not get in eyes, on skin or clothing. Wear OSHA Standard goggles or face shield. Consult Safety Equipment Supplier. Wear gloves, apron & footwear impervious to this material. Wash clothing before reuse. Avoid free fall of liquid. Ground containers when transferring. Do not flame cut, braze, or weld. Empty container very hazardous! Continue all label precautions! Drinking alcohol shortly before, during or after use can cause unwanted effects. Do NOT use in the vicinity of a fire, a hot surface, or during welding.STORAGE: Keep in fireproof surroundings. Keep separated from strong oxidants, food & feedstuffs. Keep cool. When using, loosen bung slowly to relieve pressure. Do not store above 38 C/100 F. Contact with hot surfaces can produce toxic gases. Keep container tightly closed & upright when not in use to prevent leakage. Contact with hot surfaces can produce toxic gases.
Disposal: Processing, use or contamination may change the waste management options. Recycle / dispose of observing national, regional, state, provincial and local health, safety & pollution laws. If in doubt, contact appropriate agencies.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Surfactant(s) (unspecified)000000-00-40-1
Methylene chloride000075-09-280-90
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, medium aliphatic064742-88-70-10
Paraffin(s) (unspecified)999999-61-00-1
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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