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Product Information
Product Name: Elmers Multi Purpose Flooring Adhesive
Form: paste
Product Category: Home maintenance » floor » Adhesive
Home maintenance » adhesive, multipurpose » Floor
Customer Service: 800-848-9400
Date Entered: 2001-05-27
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Manufacturer: Elmers Products, Inc.
Div. Newell Rubbermaid
Address: 6655 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
City: Atlanta
State: GA
Zip Code: 30328
Telephone Number: 614-985-2600
Fax Number: 614-985-2605
Toll Free Number: 888-435-6377
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: Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
INGESTION: May be harmful if swallowed. If accidentally swallowed, burns or irritation to mucous membranes, esophagus or GI tract can result.
Ingestion may cause blindness. Can cause central nervous system depression.
INHALATION: Not expected to be harmful under normal conditions of use. However, if allowed to become airborne, may cause irritation of nose, throat and lungs. Can cause central nervous system depression.
SKIN: May be harmful if absorbed through skin. May cause irritation on prolonged or repeated contact.
EYES: Causes irritation.
Methanol 67-56-1
Can cause central nervous system depression. Signs and symptoms may include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, unconsciousness and asphyxiation. Reports have associated repeated and prolonged occupational overexposure to solvents with permanent brain and nervous system damage.
Hydrotreated Light Distillate (petroleum) 64742-47-8
Can cause central nervous system depression. Signs and symptoms may
include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, unconsciousness and even asphyxiation.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Methanol 67-56-1
Possible reproductive disorders from prolonged exposure. May cause lung damage based on animal data. Pre-existing respiratory disorders may be aggravated by exposure. May cause liver damage based on animal data.

Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
As of the date of issuance of this document, this material has not been listed by NTP, classified by IARC nor regulated by OSHA as a carcinogen.
First Aid: From MSDS
INGESTION: If accidentally swallowed, dilute by drinking large quantities of water. Immediately contact poison control center or hospital emergency room for any other additional treatment directions.
INHALATION: Remove to fresh air.
SKIN: Immediately flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing and shoes before reuse.
EYES: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Eyelids should be held apart during irrigation to insure water contact with entire surface of eyes and lids. Call a physician.
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: 1999-06-15
Handling: From MSDS Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practices. These practices include avoiding unnecessary exposure and removal of the material from eyes, skin and clothing. Wash thoroughly after handling.INHALATION: Avoid prolonged or repeated breathing of vapor.SKIN: Avoid prolonged contact with skin and clothing. EYES: Avoid contact with eyes.Storage Keep from freezing. Store in a cool, dry place. Keep containers tightly closed.
Disposal: From MSDS Dispose of according to local, state/provincial, and federal requirements.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated light064742-47-85.0-10.0
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