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Product Information
Product Name: Zinsser Bulls Eye Oil-Base Primer, Sealer & Stain Blocker-04/30/2015
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » primer » Paint
Home maintenance » interior, oil-base » Primer
Customer Service: 888-855-1774
Date Entered: 2017-09-18
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: Hazard Statements

Danger. Combustible liquid. May be harmful in contact with skin. Causes skin irritation. Harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness. Heating may cause a fire. May be harmful if swallowed and enters airways. Causes eye irritation. May cause genetic defects. Classified as mutagenic Category 1 if one ingredient is present at or above 0.1 percent. Applies to liquids, solids (w/w units) and gases (v/v). The substance may also have its own exposure limit. Routes of exposure are dependent on ingredient form. May cause cancer. Classified as carcinogenic Category 1 on the basis of epidemiological and/or animal data. Mixtures are classified as carcinogenic when at least 1 ingredient has been classified as carcinogenic and is present at 0.1 percent or above Routes of exposure are dependent on ingredient form.

Precautionary Statements

Prevention

Keep out of reach of children. Read label before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Keep only in original container. Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Avoid release to the environment. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Use personal protective equipment as required.

Response

In case of inadequate ventilation wear respiratory protection. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.

Fight fire with normal precautions from a reasonable distance.

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

IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.

IF ON SKIN: Gently wash with plenty of soap and water. Wash with plenty of soap and water. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.

Storage

Store locked up. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed. Keep/Store away from clothing, combustible materials. Store away from other materials. Protect from sunlight. Do not expose to temperatures exceeding 50 deg C / 122 deg F.

Disposal

None.
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Harmful if swallowed. Causes eye irritation. Vapors irritating to eyes and respiratory tract. Combustible liquid and vapor. Harmful if inhaled. May affect the brain or nervous system causing dizziness, headache or nausea. May cause eye, skin, or respiratory tract irritation. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Harmful if inhaled. Use ventilation necessary to keep exposures below recommended exposure limits, if any.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Causes eye irritation. Substance causes moderate eye irritation.

Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation. Substance may cause slight skin irritation.

Inhalation: Harmful if inhaled. May cause headaches and dizziness. High vapor concentrations are irritating to the eyes, nose, throat and lungs. High gas, vapor, mist or dust concentrations may be harmful if inhaled. Avoid breathing fumes, spray, vapors, or mist. Prolonged or excessive inhalation may cause respiratory tract irritation.

Ingestion: Aspiration hazard if swallowed; can enter lungs and cause damage. Irritating to the nose, throat and respiratory tract. Harmful if swallowed.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

IARC lists Ethylbenzene as a possible human carcinogen (group 2B). Contains Titanium Dioxide. Titanium Dioxide is listed as a Group 2B-Possibly carcinogenic to humans by IARC. No significant exposure to Titanium Dioxide is thought to occur duri
Carcinogenicity: IARC lists Ethylbenzene as a possible human carcinogen (group 2B). Contains Titanium Dioxide. Titanium Dioxide is listed as a Group 2B-Possibly carcinogenic to humans by IARC. No significant exposure to Titanium Dioxide is thought to occur during the use
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes attention. Do NOT allow rubbing of eyes or keeping eyes closed.

Skin Contact: Wash skin with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing. 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. If you experience difficulty in breathing, leave the area to obtain fresh air. If continued difficulty is experienced, get medical assistance immediately.

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: 2
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: 2015-04-30
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Wash thoroughly after handling. Wash hands before eating. Follow all SDS/label precautions even after container is emptied because it may retain product residues. Avoid breathing fumes, vapors, or mist. Avoid contact with eyes. Remove contaminated clothing and launder before reuse. Use only with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Keep containers tightly closed. Isolate from heat, electrical equipment, sparks and open flame. Keep away from heat, sparks, flame and sources of ignition. Keep container closed when not in use. Store in a dry, well ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed when not in use. Do not store above 120 deg F. Store large quantities in buildings designed and protected for storage of NFPA Class II combustible liquids. Avoid excess heat.
Disposal: Dispose of material in accordance to local, state, and federal regulations and ordinances. Do not allow to enter waterways, wastewater, soil, storm drains or sewer systems.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene000095-63-61.0-2.5
Ethylbenzene000100-41-40.1-1.0
Nonane000111-84-2
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-325.0-50.0
Titanium dioxide013463-67-72.5-10.0
Talc (non-fibrous)014807-96-62.5-10.0
Quartz014808-60-70.1-1.0
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated light064742-47-810.0-25.0
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, light aromatic064742-95-62.5-10.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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