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Product Information
Product Name: DAPtex Plus Multi-Purpose Foam Sealant, Aerosol-11/20/2015
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Home maintenance » polyurethane spray foam » Insulation
Home maintenance » foam » Crack filler
Home maintenance » insulation » Foam
Customer Service: 888-327-8477
Date Entered: 2016-09-14
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: 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: Hazard Statements

Danger. Extremely flammable aerosol. Eye Irritation. Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated. Causes serious eye irritation.

Precautionary Statements


Do not spray on an open flame or other ignition source. Do not pierce or burn, even after use.


IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.


Protect from sunlight. Store in a well-ventilated place. Do no expose to temperatures exceeding 50 deg C/ 122 deg F.


Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Contents under pressure. Do not puncture can. Exposure to temperatures above 120 deg F may cause can to rupture. This product contains ethylene glycol.

Potential Health Effects

Routes of Exposure: Eye Contact, Inhalation, Skin Contact

Eye Contact: Under normal use conditions, this product is not expected to cause adverse health effects. Direct eye contact may cause irritation. Mist and vapors may cause eye irritation. Foam contact can cause physical damage due to adhesive character.

Skin Contact: Under normal use conditions, this product is not expected to cause adverse health effects. Prolonged or repeated contact with skin may cause mild irritation.

Inhalation: Under normal use conditions, this product is not expected to cause adverse health effects. Inhalation of vapors in high concentration may cause mild irritation of respiratory system (nose, mouth, mucous membranes).

Ingestion: Under normal use conditions, this product is not expected to cause adverse health effects. Single dose oral toxicity is very low. Amounts ingested incidental to industrial handling are not likely to cause injury; however, ingestion of large amounts may cause injury. Ingestion of ethylene glycol can cause gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and if ingested in sufficient quantities, death.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

Repeated or prolonged exposure may cause irritation of eyes and skin. Ethylene Glycol may cause kidney and liver damage upon prolonged and repeated overexposures. Studies have shown that repeated inhalation of ethylene glycol has produced adver
Carcinogenicity: No Information.
First Aid: Eye Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with large quantities of water for at least 15 minutes until irritation subsides. Get medical attention immediately.

Skin Contact: No health hazards are known to exist. Use a rag to remove excess foam from skin and remove contaminated clothing. Use of a solvent, such as acetone (nail polish remover) or mineral spirits, may help in removing uncured foam residue from clothing or other surfaces (avoid eye contact). Cured foam may be physically removed by persistent washing with soap and water. If irritation develops, use mild skin cream. If irritation persists, obtain medical attention. In case of contact, wash skin immediately with soap and water.

Inhalation: Material is not likely to present an inhalation hazard at ambient conditions. If you experience difficulty in breathing, leave the area to obtain fresh air. If continued difficulty is experienced, get medical attention immediately.

Ingestion: If swallowed, DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Get medical attention immediately.
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: 2015-11-20
Handling: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN! DO NOT TAKE INTERNALLY. Make sure nozzle is directed away from yourself prior to discharge. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Use only with adequate ventilation. Ensure fresh air entry during application and drying. Wash thoroughly after handling. Protect material from direct sunlight. Keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place. Do not store at temperatures above 120 degrees F. Store containers away from excessive heat and freezing. Store away from caustics and oxidizers.
Disposal: Residues and spilled material are hazardous waste due to ignitability. Contents under pressure. Dispose of material in accordance with all federal, state and local regulations. State and Local regulations/restrictions are complex and may differ from Federal regulations. Responsibility for proper waste disposal is with the owner of the waste. Do not flush into surface water or sanitary sewer system. Do not empty into drains. Do not re-use empty containers. The container for this product can present explosion or fire hazards, even when emptied. To avoid risk of injury, do not cut, puncture, or weld on or near this container. Before disposing of containers, relieve container of any remaining product and pressure. Empty cylinders, once relieved of all pressure, can be disposed of as non-hazardous waste.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ethylene glycol000107-21-11.0-2.5
Dimethyl ether000115-10-61.0-2.5
Behenyl alcohol000661-19-81.0-2.5
Alcohols, C11-14-iso-, C13-rich, ethoxylated078330-21-91.0-2.5
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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