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Product Information
Product Name: Americas Finest Interior Latex Flat Wall Paint, Navajo White
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home Maintenance » interior, acrylic/latex » Paint
Customer Service: 800-454-3336
Date Entered: 2001-06-25
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Manufacturer: Glidden Co., The
Div., Akzo Nobel
Address: 15885 West Sprague Road
City: Strongsville
State: OH
Zip Code: 44136
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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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: Causes eye, skin and respiratory tract irritation. Harmful if swallowed. When tinted, contains ethylene glycol which can cause severe kidney damage when ingested and has been shown to cause birth defects in laboratory animals. Overexposure may cause liver, kidney damage. Use only with adequate ventilation. Keep out of the reach of children. This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer. If sanding is done, wear a dust mask to avoid breathing of sanding dust. Do not breathe vapors or spray mist. If you experience eye watering, headaches or dizziness, leave the area. If properly used, a respirator may offer additional protection. Obtain professional advice before using. Close container after each use.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Primary route(s) of exposure: Inhalation, skin contact, eye contact, ingestion.
Effects of overexposure:
INHALATION: Irritation of respiratory tract. Prolonged inhalation may lead to chest pain, coughing, difficulty of breathing, severe lung irritation or damage, pneumoconiosis.
SKIN CONTACT: Irritation of skin.
EYE CONTACT: Irritation of eyes. Prolonged or repeated contact can cause tearing of eyes, redness of eyes.
INGESTION: Ingestion may cause mouth and throat irritation, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, gastro-intestinal disturbances, abdominal pain.
Medical conditions aggravated by exposure: Eye, skin, respiratory disorders, asthma-like conditions.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Product contains talc which is considered a hazard by inhalation. Prolonged inhalation of product may lead to chest pain, coughing, difficulty of breathing, severe lung irritation or damage and pneumoconiosis. Prolonged or repeated eye contac
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Inhalation of non-asbestiform cosmetic grade talc for 2 years at 6 and 18 mg/m3 produced clear evidence of carcinogenicity in female rats (lung and adrenal tumors) and some evidence of carcinogenicity in male rats (adrenal tumors). No evidence of carcinogenicity was demonstrated in male and female mice exposed under the same conditions. Microscopic examination of the lungs of rats and mice exposed to talc revealed additional exposure-related effects, primarily associated with the inflammatory response.
First Aid: From MSDS
INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. Restore and support continued breathing. Get emergency medical attention. Have trained person give oxygen if necessary. Get medical help for any breathing difficulty. Remove to fresh air if inhalation causes eye watering, headaches, dizziness, or other discomfort.
SKIN: Flush from skin with water. Then wash thoroughly with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing. Wash contaminated clothing before re-use.
EYE: Flush immediately with large amounts of water, especially under lids for at least 15 minutes. If irritation or other effects persist, obtain medical treatment.
INGESTION: If swallowed, obtain medical treatment immediately.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 2001-01-30
Handling: From MSDS Handling and storage: Store below 100oF (38oC). Keep from freezing.Other precautions: Use only with adequate ventilation. Do not take internally. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with skin and eyes, and breathing of vapors. Wash hands thoroughly after handling, especially before eating or smoking. Keep containers tightly closed and upright when not in use. Avoid conditions which result in formation of inhalable particles such as spraying or abrading (sanding) painted surfaces. If such conditions cannot be avoided, use appropriate respiratory protection.
Disposal: From MSDS Dispose in accordance with all applicable regulations. Avoid discharge to natural waters.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Titanium dioxide013463-67-7
Talc (non-fibrous)014807-96-6
Vinyl acetate, n-butyl acrylate polymer025067-01-0
Kaolin clay (calcined)066402-68-4
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