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Contains: Crystalline Silica that can cause cancer when in the respirable form (spray mist or sanding dust). Use only with adequate ventilation. Do not breathe spray mist or sanding dust. Avoid contact with eyes and prolonged or repeated contact with skin. Wear eye protection and gloves during application or sanding. A dust/particulate respirator approved by NIOSH should be worn when sanding or spraying. Close container after each use. If you experience difficulty in breathing, leave area to obtain fresh air. If continued difficulty is experienced, get medical assistance immediately. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Acute Health Effects:
PRIMARY ROUTE(S) OF ENTRY: DERMAL INHALATION INGESTION
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE - ACUTE:
Inhalation - Causes nose and throat irritation. Causes lung irritation. Sanding dust inhalation may cause lung damage.
Eye Contact: Primary irritation.
Ingestion -Ingestion of large amounts could cause serious injury.
MEDICAL CONDITIONS PRONE TO AGGRAVATION BY EXPOSURE:
None expected when used in accordance with Safe Handling and Use Information.
This product contains ingredients which may become a dust nuisance when removed by abrasive blasting, sanding, or grinding.
Chronic Health Effects:
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE - CHRONIC: None known. Sanding dust inhalation may cause lung damage.
This product may contain small amounts of materials known to the State of
California to cause cancer and reproductive harm.
Contains: Crystalline Silica which has been determined to be carcinogenic
to humans (Group 1) by IARC when in respirable form. Risk of cancer depends on duration and level of inhalation exposure to dust from sanding the dried
paint or spray
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
From MSDS PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORAGE: Do not throw or drop containers. Use only with adequate ventilation. Avoid prolonged contact with skin and breathing of vapor spray mist or sanding dust. Close container after each use. Keep out of reach of children. Do not take internally.
From MSDS Conventional procedures in compliance with local, state and federal regulations. Do not incinerate sealed containers.