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Product Information
Product Name: Devcon High Strength Plastic Steel Epoxy and Hardener Tubes
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » metal framing » Adhesive
Customer Service: 800-327-6880
Date Entered: 2012-04-21
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Manufacturer: ITW Consumer - Devcon/Versachem
Address: 10 Columbus Boulevard
City: Hartford
State: CT
Zip Code: 06106
Telephone Number: 877-376-2839
Toll Free Number: 877-376-2839
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?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: WARNING!. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. Potential skin sensitizer.
Acute Health Effects: Hazards Identification

From MSDS:

Emergency Overview

WARNING!. Eye, skin and respiratory irritant. Potential skin sensitizer.

Potential health effects

Primary Routes of Exposure: Eye and skin contact, ingestion, inhalation

Symptoms of acute overexposure

Skin contact: Severe irritation or burns, necrosis, blistering and permanent injury. Potential sensitizer.

Eye contact: Severe irritant Overexposure may cause lacrimation, conjunctivitis, corneal damage and may cause permanent injury (i.e. blindness)

Inhalation: May be harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory sensitization with asthma-like symptoms in susceptible individuals.

Ingestion: Causes irritation, a burning sensation of the mouth, throat and gastrointestinal tract and abdominal pain.

Medical Conditions Recognized as Being Aggravated by Exposure: Preexisting eye, skin and respiratory disorders may be aggravated by overexposure to this product.

Repeated and/or prolonged exposure to low concentrations of vapor may cause: sore throat, eye irritation, which are transient. Corneal edema may give rise to a perception of "blue haze" or "fog around lights" which is transient and has no known residual effect
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

May cause an allergic skin reaction. Repeated or prolonged exposure may cause adverse eye effects (conjunctivitis, corneal damage), or skin effects (rash, irritation, corrosion). Repeated exposures to high concentrations of TEPA may cause inju
Carcinogenicity: No data available.
First Aid: Eye Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and get medical attention if irritation persists.

Skin Contact: Immediately remove contaminated clothing and excess contaminant. Flush with water for at least 15 minutes. Wash thoroughly with soap and water. Consult a physician if irritation develops.

Inhalation: If inhaled, remove from area to fresh air. Get medical attention if respiratory irritation develops or if breathing becomes difficult.

Ingestion: If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. Drink water or milk. Seek medical attention immediately

Notes to Physician: Victims of a major skin area contact should remain under medical observation for at least 24 hours due to possible delayed effects.
Health Rating: 3*
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: 2008-10-27
Handling: Avoid breathing vapors or mists. Avoid contact with the skin and the eyes. Launder contaminated clothing and protective gear before reuse. Discard contaminated leather articles. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after using and particularly before eating, drinking, smoking, applying cosmetics or using toilet facilities. Provide appropriate ventilation/respiratory protection against decomposition products during welding/flame cutting operations and to protect against dust during sanding/grinding of cured product.Store in a cool, dry area. Store away from heat. Keep away from oxidizers.
Disposal: Disposal should be made in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Trade secret or proprietary formula000000-02-1(hardener)
2,4,6-Triphenol (Dimethylaminomethyl)000090-72-2<5 (hardener)
Benzyl alcohol000100-51-6<5 (hardener)
Tetraethylenepentamine000112-57-2<5 (hardener)
Calcium carbonate (Limestone)001317-65-350.0-70.0 (hardener)
Iron007439-89-6<10 (resin)
Quartz007440-21-3<5 (resin)
Quartz014808-60-70.1-1.0 (hardener)
Bisphenol A, epichlorohydrin polymer (epoxy)025068-38-630.0-60.0 (resin)
Nonylphenol025154-52-3<5 (hardener)
Fatty acids, tall-oil, reaction products with tetraethylenepentamine068953-36-610.0-30.0 (hardnener)
Nonyl phenol084852-15-3<5 (hardener)
Fumed silica, crystalline-free112945-52-5<10 (resin)
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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