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Product Information
Product Name: Permatex White Lithium Grease
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Auto Products » lubricant » Gears
Home maintenance » multipurpose » Lubricant
Inside the Home » multipurpose » Lubricant
Customer Service: 877-376-2839
Date Verified: 2011-03-27
Date Entered: 2011-03-27
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Permatex Inc.
Address: 10 Columbus Boulevard
City: Hartford
State: CT
Zip Code: 06106
Telephone Number: 860-543-7500
Fax Number: 860-543-6998
Toll Free Number: 877-376-2839
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the MSDS. (What is an MSDS?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Do not use near heat, sparks or open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid breathing vapors, if exposed to high vapor concentration, leave area at once. Use only in a well ventilated area. Intentionally concentrating and inhaling the vapor may be harmful or fatal. Wash thoroughly after handling.Store away from heat, sparks or open flame. Do not store at temperatures above 100 degrees F (38 degrees C). Exposure to high temperatures may cause container to burst.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationToxicity: May cause eye, skin and respiratory irritation. Intentional misuse by concentrating and inhaling the vapor may be harmful or fatal. High concentrations may cause central nervous system (CNS) depression.Primary Routes of Entry: Eye and skin contact, ingestion, inhalationPotential Health EffectsInhalation: Excessive accidental exposure may cause headache, dizziness, nausea and mild respiratory irritation. Eye contact: May cause redness to eyes and irritation to nasal passages.Medical Conditions Recognized as Being Aggravated by Exposure: Preexisting eye, skin and respiratory disorders may be aggravated by overexposure to this product.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:None given.
Carcinogenicity: Components listed by IARC.
First Aid: Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Slowly dilute with 1-2 glasses of water or milk and seek medical attention. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.Inhalation: Move to fresh air in case of accidental inhalation of vapours. Oxygen or artificial respiration if needed. Obtain medical attention.Skin Contact: Wash off with soap and water. If skin irritation persists, call a physician.Eye Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and get medical attention if irritation persists.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 4
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Verified Date: 2011-03-27
MSDS Date: 2010-12-16
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Do not use near heat, sparks or open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid breathing vapors, if exposed to high vapor concentration, leave area at once. Use only in a well ventilated area. Intentionally concentrating and inhaling the vapor may be harmful or fatal. Wash thoroughly after handling.Store away from heat, sparks or open flame. Do not store at temperatures above 100 degrees F (38 degrees C). Exposure to high temperatures may cause container to burst.
Disposal: Disposal should be made in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Propane000074-98-615-40
Heptane000142-82-510.0-30.0
Distillates, petroleum, solvent-refined heavy naphthenic064741-96-415-40
Hydrotreated heavy naphthenic distillate solvent extract064742-52-515-40
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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