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Product Name: DAP Butyl Flex Caulk
Form: paste
Product Category: Home maintenance » butyl flex » Caulk
Customer Service: 800-543-3840
Date Entered: 1997-05-01
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: DAP Products, Inc.
Address: 2400 Boston Street, #200
City: Baltimore
State: MD
Zip Code: 21224
Telephone Number: 410-675-2100
Fax Number: 410-558-1068
Toll Free Number: 800-543-3840
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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: Caution: Contains VM&P Naphtha and Mineral Spirits. May cause eyes, ears, nose and throat irritation. Prolonged vapor inhalation may result in severe physical injury. Precautionary Measures for Use, Handling, Storage & Disposal: Use in a well ventilated area. Provide fresh air such that chemical odors cannot be detected during use and while drying. Vapor may ignite explosively. Keep away from heat, sparks and flame. Do not smoke. Avoid skin contact. Keep out of reach of children. Do not take internally. First Aid: Inhalation: remove to fresh air and call physician immediately. Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting, call physician immediately. This product is manufactured for the use of consumers. If used in the workplace, obtain the Material Safety Data Sheet. This product considered non-photochemically reactive per SCAQMD Rule 102. VOC Less Water, Less Exempt - 210-220 gm/l. VOC Material - 210-220 gm/l.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Inhalation: May irritate nose and upper respiratory tract. Harmful if inhaled. Inhalation may affect the brain or nervous system causing dizziness, headache, or nausea. Aspiration of material into the lungs due to vomiting can cause chemical pneumonitis which can be fatal. Eye Contact: May irritate eyes. Skin Contact: May irritate skin. Ingestion: Harmful or fatal if swallowed. If ingested this product may cause vomiting, diarrhea, and depressed respiration.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Reports have associated permanent brain and nervous system damage with prolonged and repeated occupational overexposure to solvents.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
This product is not considered a carcinogen by the NTP, IARC, or OSHA.
Health Rating: 1.
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: 1995-12-18
Handling: From MSDS
Store away from caustics and oxidizers. Keep out of reach of children. Keep containers tightly closed when not in use. Keep containers from excessive heat and freezing. Do not store at temperatures above 120F. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling vapors may be harmful or fatal.
Disposal: From MSDS
Dispose of in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local regulations. Discarded material should be incinerated at a permitted facility. Do not reuse empty container.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-3
Stoddard solvent008052-41-310.0-15.0
Talc (non-fibrous)014807-96-6
Asphalt, oxidized064742-93-4
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