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Product Information
Product Name: Elmers Contact Cement, Tube-04/17/2009
Form: liquid
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » contact cement » Adhesive
Home maintenance » contact cement » Adhesive
Home Office » contact cement » Adhesive
Inside the Home » contact cement » Adhesive
Customer Service: 888-435-6377
Date Entered: 2014-12-03
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Manufacturer
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?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: This material is a clear colored liquid with a naphtha type odor.It is extremely flammable.It may be harmful if inhaled and harmful or fatal if swallowed.This material may cause respiratory tract irritation, skin irritation, eye irritation, and central nervous system depression.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview: This material is a clear colored liquid with a naphtha type odor.It is extremely flammable.It may be harmful if inhaled and harmful or fatal if swallowed.This material may cause respiratory tract irritation, skin irritation, eye irritation, and central nervous system depression.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Irritation

Skin Contact: Irritation

Inhalation: Harmful if inhaled, irritation, headache, nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, loss of coordination, kidney damage, liver damage

Ingestion: Harmful or fatal if swallowed, irritation, headache, drowsiness, dizziness, loss of coordination, kidney damage, liver damage
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No information on significant adverse effects
Carcinogenicity: Acetone (CAS No. 00067-64-1) ACGIH: A4 - Not Classifiable as a Human Carcinogen

Xylenes (o-, m-, p- isomers) (CAS NO. 001330-20-7) ACGIH: A4 - Not Classifiable as a Human Carcinogen and IARC: Monograph 71 [1999]; Monograph 47 [1989] (Group 3 (not classif
First Aid: Eye Contact: If eye contact occurs, rinse with tap water for 5-10 minutes.If irritation persists, seek medical attention.

Skin Contact: Wash skin with soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.Get medical attention, if needed.Thoroughly clean and dry contaminated clothing and shoes before reuse.

Inhalation: If inhalation symptoms occur, move to fresh air.If symptoms persist, see a physician.

Ingestion: If swallowed, do not induce vomiting.Call a physician or poison control center immediately.
Health Rating: 2
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: 2009-04-17
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Do not inhale vapors or mists.Avoid ingestion.Do not smoke when using.Keep away from eyes.Wash thoroughly after handling.Ground the container when pouring.To prevent static electricity buildup, avoid the use of plastic containers. Do not cut, puncture, or weld on or nearby empty container.The spray mist is flammable; keep away from all ignition sources.Use only with adequate ventilation.KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Store in accordance with all current regulations and standards.Store in a cool, dry place.Avoid contact with heat, sparks, and open flame.Vapors can ignite explosively.If using indoors, turn off all pilot lights.Do not store or use near heat or flame.Keep separated from incompatible substances.
Disposal: Subject to disposal regulations: D001.Dispose in accordance with all applicable regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Acetone000067-64-119.11
Methyl ethyl ketone000078-93-321.81
Ethyl acetate000141-78-617.75
Xylene (mixed isomers)001330-20-73.82
Water007732-18-50.24
Solvent naphtha, petroleum, light aliphatic064742-89-819.52
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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