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Product Information
Product Name: Hercules PVC Gray Cement-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » pipe cement, PVC » Plumbing
Home maintenance » PVC pipe cement » Adhesive
Customer Service: 800-221-9330
Date Entered: 2001-05-29
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Hercules Chemical Co.
Div. of Oatey SCS
Address: 4700 W. 160th. Street
City: Cleveland
State: OH
Zip Code: 44135
Telephone Number: 216-267-7100
Fax Number: 216-267-6538
Toll Free Number: 800-321-9532
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-15
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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Routes of Entry:
Inhalation: YES
Skin: Yes
Ingestion? YES/Secondary
Health Hazards: Corrosive to eyes and skin irritant. Severe over exposure can cause headache, dizziness and narcosis. May cause Dermatosis and Dermatitis with prolonged repeated contact.
Signs And Symptoms of Exposure:
INGESTION: No effects of exposure expected. INHALATION: Will cause irritation of mucous membranes, nose, eyes, & throat, coughing, difficulty of breathing. Exposure to high vapor concentration may cause headache dizziness, nausea, narcosis. SKIN CONTACT: Prolonged contact causes common solvent defatting effect. EYE CONTACT: Vapors slightly uncomfortable, splashes irritating. Will cause painful burning or stinging of eyes and lids. Watering of eyes and inflammation of conjunctiva.
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated By Exposure: No data found.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
May cause Dermatosis and Dermatitis with prolonged repeated contact.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
First Aid: From MSDS
INGESTION: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. If conscious, dilute by giving two glasses of water. Call a physician immediately. INHALATION: Remove to fresh air, if not breathing; give artificial respiration preferably mouth to mouth. If breathing is difficult give oxygen. Call a physician. SKIN CONTACT: Wash effected skin area with soapy water. Remove contaminated clothing. EYE CONTACT: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Consult a physician.
Health Rating: 3
Flammability Rating: 4
Reactivity Rating: 1
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2002-02-11
Handling: From MSDS Precautions To Be Taken In Handling And Storing:Store in cool place, well-ventilated area. Keep away from open flame and sources of ignition.Other Precautions: Use normal good personal hygiene
Disposal: From MSDS Incinerate in accordance with the federal, state and local regulation.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Methyl ethyl ketone000078-93-35
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