Armstrong World Industries,
P.O. Box 3001
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA
Name: Bruce Duraluster, Floor Care Products
Alcohol based, floor cleaner
OF TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Shipping Name: Not
ID #: N/A
EMERGENCY ONLY CONTACT:
(0=minimal hazard; 4=severe hazard)
Health = 1 Flammability
= 1 Reactivity = 0
This product contains
ethylene glycol monobutyl ether which is subject to the reporting requirements
of Section 313 of SARA Title III and 40 CFR 372. All components are on TSCA
inventory. This product does NOT contain asbestos.
Identity; Common Name)
6 - 9
|Ethylene Glycol Monobutyl ether
COLOR: Blue opaque liquid. ODOR: Lemon odor. BOILING RANGE (degrees F):
N/K. VAPOR PRESSURE: Like water. VAPOR DENSITY: Heavier than air.
SOLUBILITY IN WATER: Soluble in water. SPECIFIC GRAVITY: 1.0. PERCENT
VOLATILE BY WEIGHT: 8% . EVAPORATION RATE: Similar to water. pH: Neutral.
FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA
187 F. FLAMMABILITY RANGE 1 - 10%. AUTOGINITION TEMPERATURE: N/A.
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Foam, carbon dioxide or dry chemical. SPECIAL FIRE
FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Protect fire fighters from toxic products of combustion by
wearing self-contained breathing apparatus. UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION
HAZARDS: Vapors are heavier than air and may travel along the ground or be
moved by ventilation and be ignited by heat, pilot lights, or other sources of
ignition at locations distant from the material handling point.
HEALTH HAZARD DATA
OF ENTRY: Skin contact, eye contact, inhalation. EYE CONTACT: Will cause
irritation to eyes. SKIN CONTACT: Will cause irritation to skin, prolonged or
repeated contact can cause moderate irritation if not promptly washed from
skin. INHALATION: Inhalation of vapor may cause headache, nausea, irritation
of nose, throat and lungs. CARCINOGENICITY: NTP: No. IARC Monographs: No.
OSHA Regulated: No. FIRST AID PROCEDURES: EYES: Upon eye contact, flush eyes
with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention if symptoms
persist. SKIN: Upon skin contact, wash with soap and water. Get medical
attention if symptoms persist. INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. Get medical
attention if symptoms persist. INGESTION: Do not induce vomiting, call a
Stable under normal storage conditions. INCOMPATIBILITY: Strong oxidizing
agents or mineral acids. HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: Carbon monoxide,
carbon dioxide. HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: Will not occur under normal
SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES
Remove sources of ignition. Contain spill. Wear appropriate protective
equipment during clean-up. Absorb with an inert material, such as clay and
remove to appropriate waste area. Floor may become slippery. WASTE DISPOSAL
METHOD: Do not reuse container. Dispose of container and any unused contents
in accordance with Federal, State and Local Waste Disposal Regulations. Do not
flush unused contents or residue down drains.
SPECIAL HANDLING AND USE INFORMATION
Use with adequate ventilation. Use local exhaust to insure that vapor levels
are below the lowest component TLV. RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: If there is not
adequate ventilation, use with a NIOSH approved vapor cartridge respirator.
SKIN AND EYE PROTECTION: It is always a good safety practice to avoid contact
with eyes and prolonged contact with skin. If contact may occur, use chemical
splash goggles and latex or rubber gloves.
BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORAGE: Do not store in excessive heat. Keep away
from heat and flame. Keep container closed when not in use. KEEP OUT OF REACH
OF CHILDREN. OTHER PRECAUTIONS: None. WORK SITE ENVIRONMENT: Initially there
may be a potential adverse impact on indoor air quality within the general work
area during the installation process. Therefore you should advise the building
manager or other appropriate person that:
It will be
necessary to establish and maintain adequate ventilation of the work area,
without causing the entry of contaminants to other parts of the building;
are sensitive to odors and/or chemicals should be advised to avoid the work area
during this process.
information presented herein is supplied as a guide to those who handle or use
this product. Safe work practices must be employed when working with any
materials. It is important that the end user makes a determination regarding
the adequacy of the safety procedures employed during the use of this product.
N/A - not
applicable or not available
N/K - none
known or not known