II - Hazardous Ingredients
Values reported as TWA unle ss noted.
APPROX OSHA ACGIH EPA 40 CFR:
SUBSTANCE PEL TLV 302 355 CAS #
Monochlorotoluene > 95.0 50 ppm 50 ppm N N N 95-49-8
Key: PEL: Permissible Exposure Limit TLV: Threshold Limit Value C: Ceiling level STEL: Short Term Exposure Limit
N/A: Not Applicable N/D: Not Determined N/E: Not Established Y: Yes N: No
302: CERCLA List of Hazardous Substances and Reportable Quantities (40 CFR 302.4).
355: SARA TITLE III / List of Extremely Hazardous Substances for Emergency Planning and Notification (40 CFR 355).
372: SARA TITLE III / List of Toxic Chemicals subject to Release Reporting (Community Right to Know) (40 CFR 372).
III - Physical Data
BOILING POINT (?F): N/D SPECIFIC GRAVITY (WATER = 1): 1.079
VAPOR PRESSURE (mm Hg): N/D VOC CONTENT (% by weight): > 95.0
VAPOR DENSITY (AIR = 1): N/D EVAPORATION RATE (WATER = 1): > 1.0
SOLUBILITY IN WATER: Emulsifiable pH: N/A
APPEARANCE AND ODOR: Clear, slight yellow liquid; chlorinated solvent odor.
IV - Fire and Explosion Hazard Data
FLASH POINT (?F): 118 (TEST METHOD): Closed cup
FLAMMABLE LIMITS IN AIR (VOLUME %) UPPER: N/D LOWER: N/D
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Foam, carbon dioxide, dry chemical.
SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Cool fire exposed containers with water fog. Firefighters should be equipped with full
protective gear including self-contained breathing apparatus. Avoid breathing vapors or fumes as fire may produce hazardous vapors.
UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD: Vapors may cause flashback. May release hydrogen chloride when heated.
PRODUCT NAME: Tar & Asphalt Remover PRODUCT CODE: 0325
V - Reactivity Data
INCOMPATIBILITY: Oxidizing agents.
CONDITIONS TO AVOID: Excess heat and open flame.
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: Thermal decomposition may produce oxides of carbon and chlorine gases.
HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: Will not occur.
CONDITIONS TO AVOID: None
VI - Health Hazard Data
ROUTES OF ENTRY INHALATION: X EYE CONTACT: X SKIN CONTACT: X INGESTION: X
INGREDIENTS THAT ARE CONSIDERED BY OSHA, NTP, IARC TO BE SUSPECTED HUMAN CARCINOGENS: None.
EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE
IF IN EYES: Mild irritation and redness.
IF ON SKIN: Redness, dryness and irritation, with prolonged or repeated exposure.
IF SWALLOWED: May cause burns to gastrointestinal tract.
IF INHALED: CNS depression, headache, dizziness, nausea, loss of balance and drowsiness.
EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES
IF IN EYES: Flush eyes and under eyelids with plenty of cool water for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention.
IF ON SKIN: Wash with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing and launder separately before reuse. If irritation persists, obtain
IF SWALLOWED: Contact physician or poison control center immediately. Do not induce vomiting. Do not give any fluids. Obtain
immediate medical attention.
IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. If respiration has stopped, administer artificial
respiration. Obtain medical attention.
NOTE TO PHYSICIAN: Administration of adsorbents such as activated charcoal may be of value. Gastric lavage may be effective when
performed by a physician within 4 hours of ingestion.
VII - Spill or Leak Protection
STEPS TO BE TAKEN IF MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED: Contain spill. Ventilate area and remove all sources of ignition.
Soak up spilled material with inert absorbent material and place in a properly marked closed container for proper disposal.
WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD: Consult local environmental authorities.
VIII - Special Protection Information
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: Use with adequate ventilation. Do not breathe vapors or mists. If recommended Exposure Limits are
exceeded wear a NIOSH approved respirator, following manufacturer's recommendations.
VENTILATION LOCAL: Recommended MECHANICAL: Recommended
PROTECTIVE GLOVES: Chemical resistant.
EYE PROTECTION: Safety glasses or chemical goggles
OTHER PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: Eye wash station.
PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORAGE: Store in a cool, dry place away from heat or open flame. Keep
container tightly closed when not in use.
OTHER PRECAUTIONS: Keep out of reach of children.
IX - Transportation Information (ground transportation only)
DOT PROPER SHIPPING NAME: None
DOT CLASS: None DOT ID NUMBER: None DOT PACKING GROUP : None
The shipping information listed above applies only to non-bulk (< 119 gallons) containers of this product. This product may have more than one proper shipping name
depending on packaging, product properties, & mode of shipment. If any alteration of packaging, product, or mode of transportation is further intended, different shipping
names and labeling may apply.
REVISION DATE: August 29, 2001 Prepared by: PMR DATE OF ISSUE: November 4, 2002
This information contained herein is based on data considered accurate. However, no warranty is expressed or implied regarding the accuracy of this data or the results to be
obtained from the use thereof. Athea Laboratories, Inc. assumes no responsibility for personal injury or property damage to the vendee, users or third parties caused by the
material such vendees or users assume all risks associated with the use of this material.