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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET FILE NUMBER: 504
NAME OF PRODUCT: Damar-Spike Medium MSDS DATE: June 14, 2013
SECTION 1: PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
PRODUCT NAME: Damar-Spike Medium
SYNONYMS: Lavendula latifolia, Damar
PRODUCT CODES: 504
CAS RN 8016-78-2, 9000-16-2
MANUFACTURER: The Art Treehouse
EMERGENCY PHONE: 608-622-7802
CHEMTREC PHONE: 800-424-9300
BOTANICAL NAME: Lavendula latifolia, Family of Dipterocarpaceae, Shorea, Agathis
PRODUCT USE: Oil Painting Medium
PREPARED BY: Robert Maynord
SECTION 2: COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
CHEMICAL INFORMATION: Lavender, Lavendula latifolia, Damar resin
SPECIFIC GRAVITY: 0.890
REFRACTIVE INDEX: 1.461
SECTION 3: HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
EMERGENCY OVERVIEW: May be an irritant to skin or eyes, may cause allergic effects.
ROUTES OF ENTRY: skin, eyes, inhalation
POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS
EYES: May be irritating.
SKIN: May be irritating.
INGESTION: May be irritating.
INHALATION: May be irritating.
SECTION 4: FIRST AID MEASURES
EYES: Flush with water for 15 minutes. If any sign of tissue damage or persistent irritation is apparent, obtain medical assistance immediately. Symptoms: irritation, reddening.
SKIN: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash skin immediately with water and soap. If any sign of tissue damage or persistent irritation is apparent, obtain medical assistance immediately. Symptoms: irritation, stinging.
INGESTION: Rinse mouth with water. Obtain medical assistance immediately. Do not induce vomiting. Symptoms: queasiness, stomach aches.
INHALATION: Move the affected individual to fresh air. Obtain medical advice immediately. Symptoms: chocking, drowsiness, respiratory disruptions.
SECTION 5: FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES
C: 65 C
METHOD USED: Closed cup
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: C02, powder or foam. Do not use water directly
SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Use self-contained breathing equipment and protective clothing.
UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS: Avoid inhalation of fumes and vapors. Avoid strong oxidizing agents.
SECTION 6: ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES: Remove all sources of ignition. Wipe up small with a cloth. For larger spills use porous absorbant.
SECTION 7: HANDLING AND STORAGE
HANDLING AND STORAGE: Handle according to good safety procedures, avoiding unecessary exposure. Do not drink, eat, or smoke during manipulation. Ensure good ventilation.
OTHER PRECAUTIONS: Keep away from heat and sources of ignition.
SECTION 8: EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION
VENTILATION : Apply local ventilation.
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: Avoid breathing directly on the product.
EYE PROTECTION: Use safety glasses or goggles.
SKIN PROTECTION: Avoid skin contact.
SECTION 9: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
ODOR: Fresh pine scent
Color: pale yellow
SECTION 10: STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
STABILITY: Stable under normal conditions.
CONDITIONS TO AVOID (STABILITY): High temperatures and inadequate manipulation of packages.
INCOMPATIBILITY (MATERIAL TO AVOID): Acid, alkaline and oxidizing agents.
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION OR BY-PRODUCTS: None known.
SECTION 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION: Not a carcinogen or potential carcenogen.
Reproductive hazard is unknown.
Potential for allerginicity may exist.
May be able to disrupt endocrine function.
LD50 Oral-Rat: 3.8 g/kg (FCTXAV 14, 453, 1976)
SECTION 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION: Avoid discharcing into drainage water. Eliminate according to loca, state and federal guidelines.
SECTION 13: DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD: Follow local, state, and federal guidelines.
SECTION 14: TRANSPORT INFORMATION
ONU Number 1993 FLAMMABLE LIQUID, N.O.S.
ADR Class: 3
IMDG Class: 3
IATA Class: 3
SECTION 15: REGULATORY INFORMATION
HAZARD SYMBOLS: Xn
R10 – Flammable.
R51/53 – Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
R68/22 – Harmful, possible risk of irreversible effects if swallowed.
R38 – Irritating to skin.
R43 – May cause sensitization by skin contact.
S24 – Avoid contact with skin.
S61 – Avoid release to the environment.
S36/37 – Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.
SECTION 16: OTHER INFORMATION
HANDLE ACCORDING TO GOOD SAFETY PROCEDURES AVOIDING UNNECESSARY EXPOSURE. STORE IN FULL CLOSED CONTAINERS AWAY FROM HEAT, LIGHT AND SOURCES OF INGITION. STORE IN COOL AREA.
THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET WAS OBTAINED FROM CURRENT AND RELIABLE SOURCES. THIS DATA IS SUPPLIED WITHOUT WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, REGARDING ITS CORRECTNESS OR ACCURACY. IT IS THE USER’S RESPONSIBILITY TO DETERMINE SAFE CONDITIONS FOR USE OF THIS PRODUCT AND TO ASSUME LIABLITY FOR LOSS, INJURY, DAMAGE OR EXPENSE RESULTING FROM IMPROPER USE OF THIS PRODUCT.
Disclaimer: This information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and is to be used only as a guide. It does not represent any guarantee of the usage or the properties of the product. The Art Treehouse LLC shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with this product.
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