MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
I PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION
Trade Name: Mica Synonym: Silicone
Chemical Family: Rigid Mica Plate (505); Flexible Mica PLT (132) Formula: Mixture
II HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS
Hydro Carbon Type <0.5% (This is not a hazardous ingredient)
Cogemica Silicone Resin
III PHYSICAL DATA
Boiling Point: N/A Vapor Pressure: N/A
Evaporation Rate: N/A Vapor Density: N/A
Solubility in Water: N/A Specific Gravity: 2.0
Percent Volatile By Volume: <0.5%
Appearance and Odor: Light Brown or Silver, Mild to Odorless
IV FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS DATA
Flash Point (Method used): N/A Autoignition Temperature: N/A
Flammable Limits: Upper: N/A Lower: N/A
Extinguishing Media: Water, CO2 Foam, Dry Chemical
Special Fire Fighting Procedures: Special Pressure, Self-contained breathing apparatus.
Unusual Fire & Explosion Hazard: None
V HEALTH HAZARD INFORMATION
OSHA Permissible Exposure Limit: N/A Carcinogen - NTP: None Known
Symptoms of Exposure: None ACGIH Threshold Limit Value: N/A
Carcinogen - IARC Program: None Known Primary Route(s) of Entry: Inhalation/Dust
Medical Conditions Aggravated By Exposure: Harmful if swallowed. Cogemicanite is essentially nonhazardous unless dust is
created. MICA dust which produces pneumoconiosis would be present only if material was sanded. sawed, etc.
EMERGENCY FIRST AID: If swallowed induce vomiting.
VI REACTIVITY DATA
Incompatibility (Material to Avoid): Avoid contact with strong acid, basic or oxidizing agents.
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon Monoxide/Dioxide, Silicone Dioxide, Toxic fumes or Aromatic Hydrocarbons.
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur.
VII SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES
Steps to Be Taken in Case Material Is Released or Spilled: Replace in original container.
Waste Disposal Method: In accordance with Local, State and Federal Waste Disposal Regulations.
VIII SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION
Respiratory Protection (Specify Type): N/A Ventilation: Use in well ventilated area.
Protective Gloves: Gloves Eye Protection: Safety Glasses
Other Protective Equipment: None
IX SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS
Hygienic Practices in Handling & Storage: Wash hands before eating and smoking.
Precautions for Repair & Maintenance of Contaminated Equipment: Sweep or vacuum area for dust.
Other Precautions: None
Issued By: S. Dierks
Date: February 1993