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Product Information
Product Name: Klean-Strip Less Flammable Paint Thinner-04/16/2015
Form: liquid
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » brush restorer » Cleaner
Arts & Crafts » lacquer thinner » Paint Thinner
Home maintenance » cleaner » Paint Brush
Home maintenance » cleaner » Paint
Customer Service: 800-238-2672
Date Entered: 2016-08-06
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Barr & Co., Inc., W.M.
Address: 2101 Channel Avenue
City: Memphis
State: TN
Zip Code: 37501
Telephone Number: 800-238-2672
Fax Number: 800-621-9508
Toll Free Number: 800-398-3892
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-17
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?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Hazard Statements

Danger. May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

Precautionary Statements

Avoid breathing gas/mist/vapors/spray. Wash hands thoroughly after handling. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

Response

IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. If skin irritation occurs, get medical advice/attention. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before re-use.

IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.

IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. If eye irritation persists, get medical advice/attention.

Storage

Store container tightly closed in well-ventilated place. Store locked up.

Disposal

Dispose of contents/container according to local, state and federal regulations.

CAUTION: COMBUSTIBLE. EYE IRRITANT. Contains Mineral Spirits and parachlorobenzotrifluoride. Keep away from heat, sparks, open flames, and other ignition sources. USE ONLY WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION TO PREVENT BUILDUP OF VAPORS. A dust mask does not provide protection against vapors. Do not take internally. Avoid contact with eyes and prolonged contact with skin.
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Danger. May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: May be irritating to the eyes. Can cause transient mild eye irritation with short-term contact with liquid sprays or mists. Symptoms include stinging, watering, redness, and swelling.

Skin Contact: May be irritating to the skin. Repeated or prolonged skin contact can produce moderate irritation.

Inhalation: May produce symptoms of central nervous system depression including headache, dizziness, nausea, fatigue, loss of balance and drowsiness. Can irritate the throat and lungs. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling this product may be harmful or fatal.

Ingestion: May cause damage to the lining of the gastrointestinal tract. May irritate the mucous membranes of the mouth, throat, and esophagus. It can be readily absorbed by the stomach and intestinal tract. Symptoms include a burning sensation of the mouth and esophagus, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, staggering gait, drowsiness, loss of consciousness, and delirium, as well as additional central nervous system (CNS) effects. Danger of aspiration into the lungs during vomiting.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

Prolonged or repeated breathing or swallowing of large amounts of 4-Chlorobenzotriflouride may cause liver and kidney damage based on animal studies. Reports have associated repeated and prolonged overexposure to solvents with neurological and
Carcinogenicity: Hydrotreated light distillate (064742-47-8)

ACGIH: A4
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately begin to flush eyes with water, remove any contact lens. Continue to flush the eyes for at least 15 minutes, then seek immediate medical attention.

Skin Contact: Immediately begin washing the skin thoroughly with large amounts of water and mild soap, if available, while removing contaminated clothing. Seek medical attention if irritation persists.

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get immediate medical attention.

Ingestion: If swallowed, do NOT induce vomiting. Seek immediate medical attention. Call a physician, hospital emergency room, or poison control center immediately. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If spontaneous vomiting is about to occur, place victim's head below knees. If victim is drowsy or unconscious, place on the left side with head down.
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: 2015-04-16
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Read carefully all cautions and directions on product label before use. Since empty container retains residue, follow all label warnings even after container is empty. Dispose of empty container according to all regulations. Do not reuse this container. Avoid breathing of vapors or mist. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. A source of clean water should be available in or near the work area for flushing of the eyes and skin if contact occurs. Keep container tightly closed when not in use. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not store near flames or at elevated temperatures. Protect from freezing.
Disposal: Dispose in accordance with applicable local, state, and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Trade secret or proprietary formula000000-02-11
4-Chlorobenzotrifluoride000098-56-6<30
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated light064742-47-8<5
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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