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Product Name: Zinsser Bulls Eye 4 lb. Amber Shellac-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » shellac » Finish
Customer Service: 732-469-8100
Date Entered: 2007-12-21
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Zinsser Co., Inc.
Div., Rust-Oleum
Address: 11 Hawthorne Parkway
City: Vernon Hills
State: IL
Zip Code: 60061
Telephone Number: 847-367-7700
Fax Number: 847-816-2330
Toll Free Number: 888-855-1774
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-11
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDSHAZARD IDENTIFICATIONEmergency Overview: This material is cloudy amber liquid coating used to finish wood and other surfaces. It has an alcohol type odor and a flashpoint of 60
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS Chronic exposures may result in irritation to mucous membranes, headache, drowsiness, CNS depression, and/or liver damage.
Carcinogenicity: This material is not considered a carcinogen by IARC or NTP and is not regulated as a carcinogen by OSHA.
First Aid: Eye contact: Flush eyes with water for at least 15 minutes.Skin contact: Wash with soap and water. Ingestion: If the person is conscious and able to swallow have them drink water to dilute. Call a poison control center, physician, or emergency room. Inhalation: If exposed to excessive levels of vapor or mist, remove to fresh air. Seek medical attention if cough or other symptoms develop.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2006-12-01
Handling: Handling: Keep away from heat, spark, and flame. Keep operating temperatures below ignition temperatures at all times. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing.Storage: Store way from heat. Keep away from heat, sparks and flame. Keep containers tightly closed and upright when not in use. Protect against physical damage.
Disposal: Consult all applicable federal, state, and local regulations regarding the proper disposal of this material.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-5
Methyl isobutyl ketone000108-10-11
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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