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Product Name: Pakmix Glass Block Mortar Mix
Form: powder
Product Category: Home maintenance » glass block » Mortar
Home maintenance » mortar » Glass block
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2005-01-14
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: US Mix Products Company
Address: 112 S. Santa Fe Drive
City: Denver
State: CO
Zip Code: 80223
Telephone Number: 303-778-7227
Fax Number: 303-722-8426
Toll Free Number: 800-397-9903
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-13
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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Warnings: INJURIOUS TO EYES AND CAUSES SKIN IRRITATION . This product contains Portland Cement (CAS #65997-15-1) . When Portland Cement is combined with water, an alkali mixture is created. Contact with an alkali mixture can cause severe burns. Protect against potential injury by: avoiding contact with wet cement; by wearing eye protection; and by wearing clothing on your hands, feet, and body that are waterproof. If the freshly mixed cement should contact skin or eye, immediately flush with water for a minimum of 15 minutes. If symptoms continue, consult a physician immediately. Keep out of reach of children.
Warning Inhalation Hazard: Avoid inhalation of dust from this product, which contains crystalline silica that causes lung disease and cancer. Use with mechanical ventilation or respiratory protection (dust mask).
Keep Out of Reach of Children
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Inhalation? Yes Skin? Yes Ingestion? Yes Eyes? Yes
Inhalation: Repeated inhalation of respirable dust over extended periods of time may cause injury to the lungs (silicosis).
Skin Contact: May cause irritation, burns and tissue damage. Ingestion: May cause caustic burns in the mouth, esophagus and stomach.
Eye Contact: May cause burning and corneal edema.
Cough, dyspnea (breathing difficulty), wheezing, decreased pulmonary function, progressive respiratory symptoms (silicosis), irritation eyes and potential occupational carcinogen.
None Known
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Inhalation: Repeated inhalation of respirable dust over extended periods of time may cause injury to the lungs (silicosis).
Skin Contact: May cause irritation, burns and tissue damage. Ingestion: May cause caustic burns in the mouth, esophag
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
NTP? Yes
IARC Monographs? Yes
OSHA Regulated? No
Warning: This product contains crystalline silica, a chemical known to the State of California (Proposition 65) to cause cancer, birth defects and/or other reproductive toxicit
First Aid: From MSDS
Inhalation: Move to fresh air. If cough, irritation, difficulty in breathing persist or develop, call a physician.
Skin Contact: Do not rub skin. Rinse skin free of material with water to avoid abrasion of skin. Wash thoroughly with soap and water.
Ingestion: Administer milk or water. DO NOT induce vomiting. Call a physician or Poison Control Center immediately. DO NOT give anything orally to an unconscious person.
Eye Contact: Do not rub eyes. Flush with water for 15 minutes. Call a physician.
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: 2003-12-01
Handling: From MSDS Store material on pallets in a dry location. Avoid contact with eyes or skin. Avoid prolonged contact between skin surfaces and wet or moist Portland cement. Skin areas that have been in contact with wet or moist Portland cement should be washed thoroughly with soap and water.
Disposal: From MSDS Preferred procedure is to vacuum material. Otherwise, spray with water and clean up with broom and shovel. Dispose of in accordance with local, state and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Calcium hydroxide001305-62-0
Portland cement065997-15-1
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