HULS AMERICA INC               -- NUODEX DMR COBALT 6%                         
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MSDS Safety Information 
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FSC: 8030
MSDS Date: 03/02/1995
MSDS Num: CFZKY
LIIN: 00N043212
Product ID: NUODEX DMR COBALT 6%
MFN: 02
Responsible Party
Cage: 63182
Name: HULS AMERICA INC
Address: TURNER PLACE
Box: 365
City: PISCATAWAY NJ 08855
Info Phone Number: 908-981-5016
Emergency Phone Number: 201-763-7173;800-424-9300(CHEMTREC)
Proprietary Ind: Y
Published: Y
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Contractor Summary 
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Cage: 63182
Name: HULS AMERICA INC
Address: TURNER PLACE
Box: 365
City: PISCATAWAY NJ 08855
Phone: 201-763-7173
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Ingredients 
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Name: *** PROPRIETARY  ***
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Health Hazards Data 
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LD50 LC50 Mixture: SEE INGREDIENTS
Route Of Entry Inds - Inhalation: YES
Skin: YES
Ingestion: YES
Carcinogenicity Inds - NTP: NO
IARC: NO
OSHA: NO
Effects of Exposure: EYE CONTACT: ACCORDING TO ANIMAL TESTING ON THIS/SIMILAR
  PROD, PROD IS CLASSIFIED AS MILD EYE IRRITANT. MAY CAUSE TEARING, REDDENING
  &/OR SWELL. SKIN CONTACT: ACCORDING TO ANIMAL TESTING OF THIS/SIMIL AR
  PROD, PROD IS CLASSIFIED AS MOD SKINIRRITANT. MAY CAUSE SKIN SENSIT, AN
  ALLERGIC RXN, WHICH BECOMES(EFTS OF OVEREXP)
Explanation Of Carcinogenicity: NOT RELEVANT
Signs And Symptions Of Overexposure: HLTH HAZ: EVIDENT ON RE-EXPOS TO THIS
  MATL. PRLNGD/RPTD CONTACT MAY RSLT IN DEFAT & DRYING OF SKIN CAUSING
  IRRIT & DERM (RASH). INHAL: FUMES FROM HOT PROCESSING MAY CAUSE IRRIT.
  EXCESS INHAL OF SOLV V APS MAY CAUSE NASAL & RESP IRRIT & CNS EFTS
  INCL DIZZ, WEAK, FATG, NAUS, HDCH, POSS UNCON & EVEN DEATH. INGEST:
  (SUPDAT)
Medical Cond Aggravated By Exposure: OVEREXPOSURE TO THE ORGANIC AMINE (NJTSR
  NO 56705700001-5128P) MAY AGGRAVATE PRE-EXISTING DISORDERS OF KIDNEYS AND
  LIVER.
First Aid: EYES: IN CASE OF CONTACT, IMMED FLUSH EYES W/PLENTY OF WATER. OBTAIN
  MED ATTN IF IRRIT DEVELOPS/PERSISTS. SKIN: WASH W/SOAP & WATER. INHAL:
  REMOVE TO FRESH AIR. IF NOT BRTHG, GIVE CPR. IF BRTHG IS DFC LT, GIVE OXYGEN.
  GET IMMED MED ATTN. INGEST: ASPIRATION OF MATL INTO LUNGS MAY CAUSE CHEM
  PENUMIT (DAMAGE TO LUNGS) WHICH MAY BE FATAL. IF SWALLOWED, DO NOT INDUCE
  VOMITING. GIVE VICTIM A 
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Handling and Disposal
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Spill Release Procedures: REMOVE SOURCES OF IGNIT & VENT AREA. USE NIOSH
  APPRVD RESP & OTHER PROT EQUIP. ABSORB SPILL W/INERT MATL, THEN PLACE IN
  CHEM WASTE CNTNR. AFTER REMOVAL, FLUSH CONTAMD AREA W/WATER. CLEAN UP SPILLS
  IMM ED. OBEY RELEVANT LOCAL, STATE & FED LAWS 
Neutralizing Agent: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Waste Disposal Methods: WASTE MUST BE DISPOSED OF IN ACCORDANCE WITH FEDERAL,
  STATE AND LOCAL REGULATIONS. INCINERATION IS THE PREFERRED METHOD. EMPTY
  CONTAINERS MUST BE HANDLED W/CARE DUE TO PRODUCT RESIDUE. DO NOT HEAT OR  CUT
  EMPTY CONTAINER W/ELECTRIC OR GAS TORCH.
Handling And Storage Precautions: STORE IN A COOL, DRY PLACE. KEEP CONTAINER
  CLOSED WHEN NOT IN USE.
Other Precautions: KEEP AWAY FROM HEAT. KEEP AWAY FROM SPARKS, FLAMES &
  OTHER SOURCES OF IGNIT. AVOID CONTACT W/EYES, SKIN & CLTHG. AVOID BRTHG
  VAP OR MIST. USE W/ADEQ VENT. GROUND & BOND CNTNRS WHEN TRANSFERRING
  MATL.  USE EXPLOSION-PROOF EQUIP. 
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Fire and Explosion Hazard Information 
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Flash Point Method: TCC
Flash Point Text: >/=105F,>/=41C
Extinguishing Media: USE WATER SPRAY OR FOG, FOAM, DRY CHEMICAL OR CARBON
  DIOXIDE.
Fire Fighting Procedures: USE NIOSH APPROVED SCBA AND FULL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
  (FP N). CONTAINERS CAN BUILD UP PRESSURE IF EXPOSED TO HEAT (FIRE). COOL WITH
  WATER SPRAY.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard: COMBUST LIQ. VAPS CAN TRAVEL TO SOURCE OF IGNIT
  & FLASH BACK. PROD CAN BURN IN FIRE, RELEASING TOXIC FUMES OR VAPS
  INCLUDING CARBON MONOXIDE, CARBON (SUPDAT)
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Control Measures 
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Respiratory Protection: IN CASE OF OVEREXPOSURE, USE NIOSH APPROVED RESPIRATORY
  PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT.
Ventilation: USE EXPLOSION-PROOF VENTILATION EQUIPMENT.
Protective Gloves: IMPERMEABLE GLOVES.
Eye Protection: ANSI APPRVD CHEM WORKERS GOGGLES (FP N).
Other Protective Equipment: ANSI APPRVD EYE WASH & DELUGE SHOWER (FP N). TO
  IDENTIFY ADDNL PERSONAL PROT EQUIP (PPE) REQS, IT IS RECOMMENDED
Work Hygienic Practices: NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Supplemental Safety and Health: USERS OF "L" VERSION SHOULD CONSULT "LR"
  VERSION FOR ADDNL INFO (FP N). EXPLO HAZ: DIOXIDE, VARIOUS ORG CMPDS &
  METAL OXIDES. EXPLOSIVE MIXTURES MAY OCUR AT TEMPS AT OR ABOVE FLASHPOINT.
  EFTS OF OVERE XP: MOD TOX. MAY BE HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED. MAY CAUSE GI IRRIT,
  NAUS, VOMIT & DIARR. GENERAL:IN ANIMAL TEST 
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Physical/Chemical Properties 
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B.P. Text: >300F,>149C
Vapor Pres: 6 @ 68F
Vapor Density: HVR/AIR
Spec Gravity: 0.91
Evaporation Rate & Reference: SLOWER THAN BUTYL ACETATE
Solubility in Water: NEGLIGIBLE
Appearance and Odor: CLEAR, BLUE-VIOLET LIQUID; PETROLEUM DISTILLATE ODOR.
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Reactivity Data 
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Stability Indicator: YES
Materials To Avoid: OXIDIZING MATERIALS.
Hazardous Polymerization Indicator: NO
Conditions To Avoid Polymerization: NOT RELEVANT
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Toxicological Information 
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Ecological Information 
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MSDS Transport Information 
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Regulatory Information 
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Other Information 
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HAZCOM Label 
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Product ID: NUODEX DMR COBALT 6%
Cage: 63182
Company Name: HULS AMERICA INC
Street: TURNER PLACE
PO Box: 365
City: PISCATAWAY NJ
Zipcode: 08855
Health Emergency Phone: 201-763-7173;800-424-9300(CHEMTREC)
Label Required IND: Y
Date Of Label Review: 01/07/1998
Status Code: C
Label Date: 01/07/1998
Origination Code: G
Chronic Hazard IND: Y
Eye Protection IND: YES
Skin Protection IND: YES
Signal Word: WARNING
Respiratory Protection IND: YES
Health Hazard: Slight
Contact Hazard: Moderate
Fire Hazard: Moderate
Reactivity Hazard: None
Hazard And Precautions: COMBUSTIBLE. ACUTE: EYES: IRRITATION, TEARING, REDNESS
  AND/OR SWELLING. SKIN: PROLONGED OR REPEATED CONTACT MAY CAUSE DEFATTING AND
  DRYING OF SKIN CAUSING IRRITATION AND DERMATITIS. INHALATION: NASAL  AND
  RESPIRATORY IRRITATION AND CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM EFFECTS INCLUDING
  DIZZINESS, WEAKNESS, FATIGUE, NAUSEA, HEADACHE, UNCONSCIOUSNESS AND DEATH.
  INGESTION: MAY CAUSE GI IRRITATION, NAUSEA, VOMITING	AND DIARRHEA. CHRONIC:
  SKIN SENSITIZATION.
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