NORGLASS LABORATORIES PTY LIMITED
ABN: 92 001 807 245 Factory: 59 Moxon Road Punchbowl NSW 2196 Australia Postal: PO Box 312 Neutral Bay NSW 2089 Communications: Telephone(02)9708 2200 Facsimile (02)9796 3069 Emergency 0418 247 853 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.norglass.com.au Date of Issue: June 2008 Pages: 1 of 3
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
PRODUCT: EPOXY TAR HARDENER IDENTIFICATION
CLASSIFICATION Product Name Other Names Manufacturers Product Code UN Number Correct Shipping Name Dangerous Goods Class & Subsidiary Risk Hazchem Code Poison Schedule Number Use : : : HAZARDOUS. According to criteria of Worksafe Australia. EPOXY TAR HARDENER HARDENER COMPONENT PART B
: : :
3.2 See Health Hazard information 3[Y] P.G. III
Not available Hardener/Curing Agent for Epoxy Tar Base Part A.
Appearance Boiling Point C° Melting Point C° Vapour Pressure 25 C° Specific Gravity : : : : : Black Viscous Liquid with strong odour Not measured Not available N/A 1.140
. Risk of Skin Cancer is very low when simple preventative measures are used. with eye lid open for at least 15 minutes and
Swallowed : Get IMMEDIATE medical attention.. Cause severe irritation of respiratory tract...
Swallowed Eye may Skin
Wash skin. Do not induce vomiting. Medical supervision is advised. along with excellent personal hygiene. give water or milk to drink.20-7
Proportions 50-60% W/W 18-20% W/W Up to 100% W/W
HEALTH HAZARD INFORMATION
Health Effect Acute : : This product is of Coal Tar origin and prolonged contact over a long period can result in appearance of Tar warts which require IMMEDIATE treatment. Vegetable oil may be used to remove large splashes. Apply skin cream. Skin : Wash with soap and water or cleansing cream. Administer artificial respiration if necessary. Repeated or prolonged contact may lead to dermatitis effect. Keep warm and rest. Flashpoint C° Flammability limits: Solubility in water : 37
Not measured : Insoluble
Chemical Entity Coal Tar Distillate Polya. Move to fresh air.Page 2 of 3 – Ep.
First Aid facilities
Advice to Doctor
. Dermatitis or allergic response. If victim is conscious. Liquid cause burns. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. May cause headaches and dizziness. Will cause severe damage to mucous membrane : High concentration of vapour causes severe irritation. : Flush with water. Aromatic Solvent
CAS Number Proprietary Proprietary 1330. Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause Asthma.. Seek medical attention.Tar Hard. None.. Eye wash facilities and showers should be available on site when being used.
Other Handling Information: Avoid contact with strong oxidising agents. Spills and disposal : Wear personal protection before handling product.Page 3 of 3 – Ep.
Mr Brett Mould NORGLASS LABORATORIES PTY. No liability whatsoever can be accepted with regard to handling.Tar Hard. Avoid inhalation. Keep containers well closed at all times. Flammable Liquid Class 3. Flammable liquid. eye or skin contact at all times.2. sawdust or earth. avoid breathing dust or vapours by wearing proper respirators. Absorb split into sand. ingestion. processing or use of the product or products concerned.
PRECAUTION FOR USE
Exposure standards : No precise data. Strictly follow Federal. When sanding. but shall in no event be held to constitute or imply any warranty or understanding. Keep out of reach of children. Observe good personal hygiene. LIMITED
The information contained in this material safety sheet is based on tests carried out by our research centres and data selected from literature. State and Territory Regulations. which in all cases be employed with due regard to all relevant regulations and/or legislation in the country or countries concerned. Not to be stored with food stuff. Use only in well ventilated areas. use barrier cream. Do not use disposable dust masks.
SAFE HANDLING INFORMATION
Storage and Transport : Store in cool and well ventilated place. Wear overalls. Prevent runoff into drains and waterways by sandbagging or earth. Sparks or naked flame. DO NOT SMOKE OR EAT while using the product. mineral acids or epoxy resins under controlled conditions. sparks and naked flame. drinks and clothing. hence avoid exposure by use of proper ventilation and/or personal protection. Avoid eye and skin contact by wearing chemical resistant goggles and gloves. Handle with care. Cured material made by using this product if machined or sanded a combustible explosion hazard may occur. Keep away from food. Store away from heat. Class 3 label according to Dangerous Goods. combustion may produce toxic fumes and fire fighters should wear safe contained breathing apparatus. Keep away from heat. Product contains Coal Tar and some aromatic compounds. hence all dust generated should be removed by a vacuum cleaner. Use foam or dry chemicals/carbon dioxide no hazardous polymerisation. Special ventilation is required if used in confined areas such as a spray booth. and disperse accordingly to Local Regulation.