P.O. BOX 130, NORWOOD, MA 02062-0130
NFPA HAZARD CODE
HEALTH-1 FIRE-1 REACTIVITY-0
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
TRADE NAME: SAVOGRAN DIRTEX Spray Cleaner (Aerosol) EFFECTIVE DATE: July, 1999
CHEMICAL NAME: Mixture C.A.S. No.: Not Applicable Class: CLEANING COMPOUND
DOT SHIPPING NAME AND LABELING: Cleaning Compound - Consumer Commodity ORM-D
SECTION 2 HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS
C.A.S. No Wt % Exposure Guidelines
2-Butoxyethanol* 111-76-2 <8 OSHA 50 ppm TWA-Skin
ACGIH 20 ppm TWA-Skin
Ammonia 7664-41-7 <2 OSHA 50 ppm TWA
ACGIH 25 ppm TWA
ACGIH 35 ppm STEL
Butane/Propane Mix: <4
Butane 106-97-8 ACGIH 800 ppm TWA
Propane 74-98-6 OSHA 1000 ppm TWA/ACGIH 2500 ppm TWA
Water 7732-18-51 Balance
NOTE: Flammable contents less than 20% of total. Level 1 Aerosol
SARA REQUIREMENTS: This product contains toxic chemicals (marked "*" in SECTION 2)
listed in paragraph 373.65 which are subject to reporting requirements of section 313
of title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 and 40 CFR
SECTION 3 PHYSICAL DATA
Initial Boiling Point of Specific Gravity: @ 60/60癋: 0.98
product without propellant: 212癋 Percent Volatile: Essentially 100%
Vapor Pressure: Unknown Evaporation Rate: Less than ether
Vapor Density: Heavier than air Appearance: Clear, colorless liquid
Solubility in water: Total with mild, aromatic ammoniacal odor
VOC (% by wt.): 10 pH: 11 - 11.5
SECTION 4 FIRE AND EXPLOSION DATA
FLASH POINT: Flame extinguished by spray. (Consumer Product Safety Commission method 16 CFR 1500.45) Level 1
FLASH POINT OF LIQUID: Above 135癋, (T.C.C.)
FLAMMABLE LIMITS: Unknown
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Alcohol foam, water fog, carbon dioxide or dry chemical
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: May form toxic materials: carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, various
SPECIAL FIREFIGHTING PROCEDURES: Wear self-contained breathing apparatus with full face piece operated in
pressure-demand or other positive pressure mode.
UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS: Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incenerate container. Do not
expose to heat or prolonged sunshine or store at temperature above 120癋, even when empty because container can
SECTION 5 HEALTH HAZARD DATA
THRESHOLD LIMIT VALUE: See Section 2
EFFECTS OF EXPOSURE - Routes of Entry - Acute (immediate)
Eyes: Can cause severe irritation, redness, tearing, blurred vision.
Skin: Short contact - no irritation. Prolonged or frequently repeated contact
can cause irritation, defatting, dermatitis.
Inhalation: Excessive inhalation of vapors can cause nasal and respiratory
irritation, dizziness, weakness, fatigue, headache, nausea, possible unconsciousness
and even asphyxiation.
Swallowing: Can cause gastronintestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
EFFECTS OF EXPOSURE - Chronic (delayed)
Carcinogenicity: NTP? No IARC MONOGRAPHS? No OSHA REGULATED? No
Eyes: No chronic effects expected.
Skin: No chronic effects expected.
Inhalation: When used as intended, no chronic effects expected.
Swallowing: If large amounts are ingested, organic injury to liver and kidneys may occur.
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DIRTEX Spray Cleaner (Aerosol)
SECTION 5 HEALTH HAZARD DATA CONTINUED
Eyes: Flood with plenty of water with eye lids held open for at lease 15
minutes and get medical attention promptly.
Skin: Wash thoroughly with soap and water. Thoroughly launder contaminated
clothing before reuse.
Inhalation: If illness occurs, remove patient to fresh air. If breathing
is difficult, give oxygen. If breathing has stopped, start artificial respiration.
Call physician immediately.
Swallowing: Do not induce vomiting. Keep person warm and quiet and get medical attention.
Aspiration of material into lungs due to vomiting can cause chemical pneumonitis which can fatal.
SECTION 6 REACTIVITY DATA
STABILITY: Stable HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: Will not occur.
INCOMPATIBILITY (materials to avoid): Strong oxidizing agents
CONDITIONS TO AVOID: See "SECTION 4 - UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS."
SECTION 7 SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES
STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED: Review "SECTION 4 - UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION
SMALL SPILLS: Absorb liquid in paper, vermiculite, floor absorbent, or other absorbent material.
LARGE SPILLS: Same as small spill. Eliminate all ignition sources.
DISPOSAL OF WASTE: Contaminated absorbent must be disposed of in accordance with all local, state and federal
SECTION 8 SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION
VENTILATION: Use local exhaust to control vapors
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: If TLV of the product or any component is exceeded, a NIOSH/MSHA respirator is advised
(See your safety equipment supplier.)
GLOVES: None required, when used as intended.
EYE PROTECTION: None required required, when used as intended
OTHER PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: No special protective clothing needed.
SECTION 9 SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS
EMPTIED CONTAINERS: May retain product residues (e.g., vapor or liquid); therefore, all precautions given in
this sheet must be observed.
PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORING: Store in cool place, out of hot sun and below 100癋. Keep
away from heat, sparks and open flames. Do not puncture or incinerate container even when empty because
container may explode.