Material Safety Data Sheet
POWERHOUSETM 6120 E. 58th Avenue
Commerce City, CO 80022
Grime BusterTM Ph: (303) 799-9401
Toll Free: 1-800-843-3343
Premium Liquid Vehicle Wash and Presoak Fax: (303) 799-9408
24-Hour Emergency Telephone
Product Number: 55473 www.certol.com
ISSUE DATE: August 2008 (Supersedes: November 2007)
Certol International, LLC urges each recipient of the MSDS to read it carefully to understand the hazards associated with the product. The
reader should consider consulting reference works or individuals who are experts in ventilation, toxicology and fire prevention, as needed
to understand the data in the MSDS.
To promote safe handling, each recipient of the MSDS should: (1) notify anyone using the material of the MSDS information regarding
hazards or safety; (2) furnish the MSDS information to customers purchasing the product; and (3) request the customers furnish MSDS
information to all users.
Emergency and First Aid Procedures
Swallowing: Inhalation: Remove the affected victim from
Rinse mouth and throat thoroughly with
water. Drink large amounts of water. DO NOT induce exposure. Administer artificial respiration if breathing
vomiting. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious stopped. Seek medical attention immediately.
or convulsing person. Seek medical attention immediately. Flush eyes with water for 15 minutes.
Skin Contact: Wash skin with flowing water or shower. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
1. Identification 5. Health Hazard Data
Product Name: POWERHOUSETM Grime BusterTM Premium
COMPONENT OSHA/ PEL ACGIH/ TLV
Liquid Vehicle Wash and Presoak
Chemical Name: Blend
TKPP 15mg/m3 Dust 10mg/m3 Inhalable
Ethylene Glycol BE No Data No Data
PRINCIPAL HAZARDOUS COMPONENTS CAS # 15mg/m3
STPP 15mg/m3 Dust
Ethylene Glycol BE 111-76-2
2mg/m3 2 mg/m3
Potassium Hydroxide 1310-58-3 Effect of Overexposure:
Swallowing: May cause nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea
3. Physical Data Skin Contact: May cause slight to severe irritation if not
Appearance: Clear red liquid Inhalation: May cause irritation, coughing, nausea, and
Odor: Almond headache
Solubility in Water by Wt.: Complete Eye Contact: May cause irritation and burns. Prolonged
Boiling Point: 212篎 (100篊) (Approximate) exposure may cause irreversible damage to eye.
Freezing Point: Below 32篎 (0篊)
Vapor Density (Air=1): > 1 Carcinogenicity:
Evaporation Rate (BuAc=1): < 1 NTR: No
Specific Gravity: 1.08 @ 68篎 (20篊) IARC: No
pH Concentrate: 13.2 OSHA: No
4. Fire and Explosion Hazard
Flash Point: No data
Flammable Limits in Air: No data
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Wear self-contained
breathing apparatus and protective equipment.
Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: Thermal
decomposition may emit toxic fumes.
Extinguishing Media: No specific requirement
6. Reactivity Data 9. Special Protection Information
Stability: Stable at normal conditions Respiratory Protection: Not normally required. A mask or
Conditions to Avoid: None known at normal conditions respirator may be used if vapor concentration is high.
Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid): Strong acids and Ventilation: Local exhaust or normal facility ventilation
oxidizers Protective Gloves: Water-resistant gloves
Hazardous Combustion or Decomposition Products: None Eye Protection: Safety goggles and/or face shield
known at normal conditions Protective Clothing: Where contact may occur, wear
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur protective clothing.
Other Protective Clothing or Equipment: An eyewash
7. Spill, Leak and Waste Disposal Procedures station should be nearby and ready for use.
Steps to be Taken in Case Material is Released or Spilled: 10. Regulation Information
Sweep, scoop, or vacuum material and place in closed
container. Flush residue with water. The wet, contaminated Status On Substance List: None known
surface may be slippery. Federal EPA: None
Waste Disposal Method: Dispose according to all local, State Right-To-Know: None known
state, and federal regulations.
11. Transportation Data
8. Handling and Storage
Proper Shipping Name: None
D.O.T.: Unregulated Commodity
Store in a closed container in a cool, dry, well-ventilated
place away from incompatible materials.
Keep out of reach of children.
CHEMICAL WARNING LABELS
Required on containers, tubs, and bottles, which are filled from original containers with potentially hazardous substances
Chemical Warning Label - Certol International, LLC
POWERHOUSETM Grime BusterTM Premium Liquid Vehicle Wash and Presoak
No wall reference is necessary
Hazard rating corresponding to the NFPA Rating System:
Product Name: POWERHOUSETM Grime BusterTM Premium Liquid Vehicle Wash
4 - Extreme Hazardous Chemicals: TKPP, Ethylene Glycol BE, STPP, and Potassium
3 - High Hydroxide
Personal Protection: Gloves, safety goggles, and/or face shield
2 - Moderate
1 - Slight ROUTE OF ENTRY HEALTH HAZARD FIRE HAZARD
0 - Insignificant Below 73篎
Ingestion Carcinogen (23篊)
Skin/eye absorption Toxic Below 100篎
TARGET ORGAN Normal Above 100篎
NFPA HAZARD RATING EFFECTS Material (38篊) & not
> 200篎 (93篊)
FLAMMABILITY: 0 (93篊)
Will not burn
REACTIVITY: 0 Eyes
PHYSICAL HAZARD REACTIVITY
Skin May detonate
Prostate Shock and heat
Use no water
The information contained herein is furnished without warranty or legal responsibility of any kind. Employers should use this information
only as a supplement to other information gathered by them and must make independent determination of suitability and completeness of
information from all sources to assure proper use of these materials and the safety and health of employees.