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Product Name: CRC Brakleen Brake Parts Cleaner, 05089, Aerosol-08/07/2014
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Auto Products » cleaner » Brakes
Customer Service: 800-272-8963
Date Entered: 2014-11-26
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?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Danger. Hazard statement Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated. Causes skin irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness. May cause cancer. Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview: Danger. Hazard statement Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated. Causes skin irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness. May cause cancer. Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Direct contact with eyes may cause temporary irritation.

Skin Contact Causes skin irritation.

Inhalation: Prolonged inhalation may be harmful. May cause drowsiness and dizziness. Headache. Nausea, vomiting.

Ingestion: Ingestion of large amounts may produce gastrointestinal disturbances including irritation, nausea, and diarrhea.

Symptoms related to the physical, chemical and toxicological characteristics: May cause drowsiness and dizziness. Headache. Nausea, vomiting. Irritation of nose and throat. Irritation of eyes and mucous membranes. Skin irritation. May cause redness and pain.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: IARC Monographs: Overall Evaluation of Carcinogenicity-Tetrachloroethylene (CAS 127-18-4) 2A Probably carcinogenic to humans.

US. National Toxicology Program (NTP) Report on Carcinogens: Tetrachloroethylene (CAS 127-18-4) Reasonably Anticipated to be a H
First Aid: Eye Contact: Rinse with water. Get medical attention if irritation develops and persists.

Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.

Ingestion: In the unlikely event of swallowing contact a physician or poison control center. Rinse mouth.

Most important symptoms/effects, acute and delayed: May cause drowsiness and dizziness. Headache. Nausea, vomiting. Irritation of eyes and mucous membranes. Irritation of nose and throat. Skin irritation. May cause redness and pain.

Indication of immediate medical attention and special treatment needed: Provide general supportive measures and treat symptomatically. Keep victim under observation. Symptoms may be delayed.

General Information: IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention. Ensure that medical personnel are aware of the material(s) involved, and take precautions to protect themselves.
Health Rating: 2*
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: 2014-08-07
Handling: Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Pressurized container: Do not pierce or burn, even after use. Do not use if spray button is missing or defective. Do not spray on a naked flame or any other incandescent material. Do not smoke while using or until sprayed surface is thoroughly dry. Use with adequate ventilation. Open doors and windows or use other means to ensure a fresh air supply during use and while product is drying. If you experience any symptoms listed on this label, increase ventilation or leave the area. Do not cut, weld, solder, drill, grind, or expose containers to heat, flame, sparks, or other sources of ignition. Use caution around energized equipment. The metal container will conduct electricity if it contacts a live source. This may result in injury to the user from electrical shock and/or flash fire. Avoid breathing mist or vapor. Avoid breathing gas. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Avoid prolonged exposure. Use only in well-ventilated areas. Should be handled in closed systems, if possible. Wear appropriate personal protective equipment. Observe good industrial hygiene practices. Avoid release to the environment. Do not empty into drains. For product usage instructions, please see the product label. Level 1 Aerosol. Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Do not expose to heat or store at temperatures above 49 deg C/120 deg F. Do not handle or store near an open flame, heat or other sources of ignition. Exposure to high temperature may cause can to burst. Store in a well-ventilated place. Store away from incompatible materials.
Disposal: This material and its container must be disposed of as hazardous waste. Consult authorities before disposal. Contents under pressure. Do not puncture, incinerate or crush. Do not allow this material to drain into sewers/water supplies. Do not contaminate ponds, waterways or ditches with chemical or used container. Dispose in accordance with all applicable regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Carbon dioxide000124-38-91.0-5.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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