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Product Name: Hercules Climate Smooth Soldering Paste-02/02/2001
Form: paste
Product Category: Arts & Crafts » electronics » Solder
Home maintenance » soldering paste » Solder
Home maintenance » solder » Plumbing
Home maintenance » electronics » Solder
Inside the Home » solder » Electronics
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2005-01-14
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: 800-203-1155
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: Read all cautions and directions before using. Refer to Hercules MSDS #4. WARNING: Contains Zinc Chloride. Harmful if swallowed, can cause severe internal damage. Eye contact can cause irritation, discomfort, blurred vision. Prolonged skin contact can cause irritation with rash. Avoid inhaling fumes while soldering. Use brush, do not apply with fingers. Wash hands after using. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. FIRST AID: IF SWALLOWED: Do not induce vomiting. Dilute by providing lots of milk or water. Call physician at once. EYE CONTACT: Immediately flood with lots of water for 15 minutes. SKIN CONTACT: Wash affected area with soap and water. If burn or rash appears, consult a physician. INHALATION: If excessive fumes are inhaled, remove to fresh air. HMIS Hazard Warning: 2-1-1-C. Bar Code: 0-32628-10621-5 LEAD FREE.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Routes of Entry
Inhalation N/A
Skin yes/primary
Ingestion yes/primary
Health Hazards:
Individuals with pre-existing diseases of lungs may have increased susceptibility to the toxicity of excessive exposures to Zinc chloride.
Signs And Symptoms of Exposure:
INGESTION: Severe damage to internal organs (esophagus & pylorus) will occur if swallowed in large quantities.
SKIN CONTACT: Prolonged contact causes burns, skin irritation with discomfort with rash.
EYE CONTACT: Will cause eye irritation with discomfort, tearing or blurring of vision.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Prolonged contact causes burns, skin irritation with discomfort with rash.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
OSHA Regulated NO
First Aid: From MSDS
INGESTION: Do not induce vomiting. If conscious, dilute by giving large quantities of water or milk. Call a physician immediately.
SKIN CONTACT: Wash affected skin area with soapy water. Remove contaminated clothing. If burn or rash appears, consult a physician.
EYE CONTACT: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Call a physician.
Health Rating: 2.
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 2001-02-02
Handling: From MSDS
If handling in large quantities, wear rubber gloves & goggles.
Disposal: From MSDS
Landfill. To dispose of large quantities, comply with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Zinc chloride007646-85-726
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