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Product Name: Zinc It Electric Grade Lubricant-Old Product
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Home maintenance » electrical » Lubricant
Home maintenance » lubricant » Electronics
Customer Service: 800-556-5074
Date Entered: 1997-05-01
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: CRC Industries, Inc.
Div., Berwind Corp.
Address: 800 Enterprise Road Suite 101
City: Horsham
State: PA
Zip Code: 19044
Telephone Number: 215-674-4300
Fax Number: 800-272-4560
Toll Free Number: 800-556-5074
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-16
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: DANGER. EXTREMELY FLAMMABLE. KEEP AWAY FROM HEAT OR FLAME. HARMFUL OR FATAL IF SWALLOWED. CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE. WARNING: Contains Zinc dust (7440-66-6), Xylene (1330-20-7), Methyl ethyl ketone (78-93-3), Propane (74-98-6), and Epoxy ester resin (no CAS #). Do not puncture, incinerate or store can above 120 deg F. Exposure to high temperatures may cause can to burst. Do not place in direct sunlight or near any heat source. Product is flammable and should be kept from all flames and other ignition sources. Use only in well ventilated area. Avoid continuous breathing of vapor and spray mist. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Over exposure to vapor may cause irritation to the eyes and respiratory tract, headaches, dizziness, and lead to anesthetic effects. Chronic over exposure may cause neural, liver and kidney problems. Do not spray in eyes or mouth. If exposed, flush eyes thoroughly with water for 15 minutes. If ingested, may be harmful or fatal. Do not induce vomiting. Call a doctor. KEEP AWAY FROM CHILDREN. (13 oz. aerosol can, liquid, Mfr. # 02081). Bar Code: 0-78254-02081-5 Call 800-272-4620.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Inhalation: Headaches, dizziness, nausea and anesthesia. Pre-existing breathing difficulties may be aggravated by exposure to this product. Eye Contact: Will cause eye irritation. Skin Contact: Will cause drying and irritation of skin. Ingestion: Not listed.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS May cause contact dermatitis. Could have effect on liver and kidney.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS The components in this mixture are not listed as carcinogens by NTP, IARC and OSHA.
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: 1985-11-01
Handling: From MSDS Store in a cool dry place. Aerosol containers may explode if exposed to temperatures in excess of 130 degrees F. Due to the high density of the metallic zinc, the aerosol must be thoroughly agitated before use.
Disposal: From MSDS Partially used or filled aerosols are hazardous waste if discarded. Dispose of in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Methylene chloride000075-09-232
Methyl ethyl ketone000078-93-36.5
Xylene (mixed isomers)001330-20-77.5
Zinc dust007440-66-627.5
Bisphenol A-epichlorohydrin copolymer acrylate055818-57-02.5
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