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Product Information
Product Name: Zinsser Furniture Refinisher 42141-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » stripper » Paint
Home maintenance » paint » Stripper
Customer Service: 732-469-8100
Date Entered: 2014-03-20
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
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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Warnings: WARNING! If you scrape, sand or remove old paint, you may release lead dust. LEAD IS TOXIC. EXPOSURE TO LEAD DUST CAN CAUSE SERIOUS ILLNESS, SUCH AS BRAIN DAMAGE, ESPECIALLY IN CHILDREN. PREGNANT WOMEN SHOULD ALSO AVOID EXPOSURE. Wear a NIOSH-Approved respirator to control lead exposure. Clean up carefully with a HEPA vacuum and a wet mop. Before you start, find out how to protect yourself and your family by contacting the National Lead Information Hotline at 1-800-424-LEAD or log on to www.epa.gov/lead. Cannot be made non-poisonous. Do not get in eyes, on skin or clothing. Causes skin, nose and throat irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through skin. Wash thoroughly after handling. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

High vapor concentrations can irritate eyes, nose and respiratory passages. Danger! Poison, contains methyl alcohol. Vapor harmful. May be fatal or cause blindness if swallowed. Causes nose and throat irritation. Harmful if inhaled. May affect the brain or nervous system causing dizziness, headache or nausea. Harmful if swallowed. Causes eye irritation. Flammable liquid and vapor.

Potential Health Effects

Primary Routes of Exposure: Skin Contact, Skin Absorption, Inhalation, Ingestion, Eye Contact

Eye Contact: Causes eye irritation.

Skin Contact: Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause irritation. May be absorbed through the skin in harmful amounts.

Inhalation: High vapor concentrations are irritating to the eyes, nose, throat and lungs. May cause headaches and dizziness. Avoid breathing vapors or mists. Harmful if inhaled.

Ingestion: Poison, may be fatal or cause blindness if swallowed. Aspiration hazard if swallowed; can enter lungs and cause damage. Harmful if swallowed.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage.
Carcinogenicity: No information.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes holding eyelids open. Get medical attention. Do NOT allow rubbing of eyes or keeping eyes closed.

Skin Contact: Wash skin with soap and water. Get medical attention if irritation develops or persists.

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get immediate medical attention. Do NOT use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation.

Ingestion: Aspiration hazard: Do not induce vomiting or give anything by mouth because this material can enter the lungs and cause severe lung damage. Get immediate medical attention. If swallowed, get medical attention.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 4
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: 2011-11-14
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Wash thoroughly after handling. Wash hands before eating. Follow all MSDS/label precautions even after container is emptied because it may retain product residues. Use with adequate ventilation. Keep container closed when not in use. Keep containers tightly closed. Isolate from heat, electrical equipment, sparks and open flame. Keep away from heat, sparks, flame and sources of ignition.
Disposal: Dispose of material in accordance to local, state and federal regulations and ordinances. Do not allow to enter storm drains or sewer systems.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Methanol000067-56-1<35.0
Acetone000067-64-1<55.0
Toluene000108-88-3<20
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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