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Product Name: CRC White Lithium Grease 05037, Aerosol-01/03/2014
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » multipurpose » Lubricant
Auto Products » multipurpose lubricant » Grease/Lubricants
Home maintenance » multipurpose spray » Lubricant
Customer Service: 800-272-8963
Date Entered: 2014-11-30
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: Extremely Flammable. Harmful or Fatal if Swallowed. Contents Under Pressure.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview: DANGER: Extremely Flammable. Harmful or Fatal if Swallowed. Contents Under Pressure.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: May cause mild irritation including stinging and redness, but does not injure eye.

Skin Contact: Single, brief exposures may cause mild irritation. Frequent or prolonged contact may cause more severe irritation, defatting of the skin, and dermatitis.

Inhalation: High vapor concentrations are irritating to the respiratory tract and may cause headaches, dizziness, anesthesia, drowsiness, unconsciousness and other central nervous system effects, including death. May cause peripheral nervous system disorder and/or damage. Heating the dispensed grease may generate irritating vapors.

Ingestion: Low order of toxicity by ingestion. Main hazard is aspiration into the lungs during swallowing or vomiting. Small amounts aspirated into the respiratory system may cause bronchopneumonia or pulmonary adema, possible progressing to death.

Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Skin and respiratory conditions
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

Overexposure to n-hexane may cause progressive and potentially irreversible damage to the peripheral nervous system, particularly in the arms and legs.
Carcinogenicity: Not listed.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately flush with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Call a physician if irritation persists.

Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing and wash affected area with soap and water. Call a physician if irritation persists. Wash contaminated clothing prior to re-use.

Inhalation: Remove person to fresh air. Keep person calm. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult give oxygen. Call a physician.

Ingestion: Do NOT induce vomiting. Contact a physician immediately.

Note to Physicians: Treat symptomatically. Gastric lavage using a cuffed endotracheal tube may be performed at your discretion.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 3
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: 2014-01-03
Handling: Use proper grounding and bonding procedures for transferring materials. Do not use product near any source of ignition. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Avoid breathing vapors. 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. For product use instructions, please see the product label. Store in a cool dry area out of direct sunlight. Aerosol cans must be maintained below 120 deg F / 49 deg C to prevent cans from rupturing.
Disposal: All disposal activities must comply with federal, state and local regulations. Local regulations may be more stringent than state or national requirements.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Naphtha, petroleum, hydrotreated light064742-49-040.0-50.0
Hydrotreated heavy naphthenic distillate solvent extract064742-52-510.0-20.0
Petroleum gases, liquefied, sweetened068476-86-835.0-45.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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